For the second quarter HP reported earnings of 89 cents a share, in line with estimates from analysts' surveyed by Thomson Reuters. The PC maker reported revenue of $27.59 billion for the quarter, a 1.3% increase from the year-ago quarter. Analysts estimated revenue of $27.01 billion for the quarter.
PC sales grew 12% from the year-ago quarter to $8.6 billion. Enterprise service fell -6% to $5.6 billion.
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