Intel Corporation today reported full-year revenue of $53.3 billion,
operating income of $14.6 billion, net income of $11.0 billion and EPS
of $2.13. The company generated approximately $18.9 billion in cash from
operations, paid dividends of $4.4 billion, and used $4.8 billion to
repurchase 191 million shares of stock.
For the fourth quarter, Intel posted revenue of $13.5 billion, operating
income of $3.2 billion, net income of $2.5 billion and EPS of 48 cents.
The company generated approximately $6 billion in cash from operations,
paid dividends of $1.1 billion and used $1.0 billion to repurchase 47
million shares of stock.
"The fourth quarter played out largely as expected as we continued to
execute through a challenging environment," said Paul Otellini, Intel
president and CEO. "We made tremendous progress across the business in
2012 as we entered the market for smartphones and tablets, worked with
our partners to reinvent the PC, and drove continued innovation and
growth in the data center. As we enter 2013, our strong product pipeline
has us well positioned to bring a new wave of Intel innovations across
the spectrum of computing."
Full-Year 2012 Key Financial Information and
Business Unit Trends
Q4 Key Financial Information and Business Unit
Intel's Business Outlook does not include the potential impact of any
business combinations, asset acquisitions, divestitures or other
investments that may be completed after Jan. 17.
For additional information regarding Intel's results and Business
Outlook, please see the CFO commentary at: www.intc.com/results.cfm.
Status of Business Outlook
Intel's Business Outlook is posted on intc.com and may be reiterated in
public or private meetings with investors and others. The Business
Outlook will be effective through the close of business Mar. 15 unless
earlier updated; except that the Business Outlook for amortization of
acquisition-related intangibles, impact of equity investments and
interest and other, and tax rate, will be effective only through the
close of business on Jan. 24. Intel's Quiet Period will start from the
close of business on Mar. 15 until publication of the company's
first-quarter earnings release, scheduled for April 16, 2013. During the
Quiet Period, all of the Business Outlook and other forward-looking
statements disclosed in the company's news releases and filings with the
SEC should be considered as historical, speaking as of prior to the
Quiet Period only and not subject to an update by the company.
Non-GAAP results exclude the amortization of acquisition-related
intangibleassets and the related income tax effect of these
The above statements and any others in this document that refer to plans
and expectations for the first quarter, the year and the future are
forward-looking statements that involve a number of risks and
uncertainties. Words such as "anticipates," "expects," "intends,"
"plans," "believes," "seeks," "estimates," "may," "will," "should" and
their variations identify forward-looking statements. Statements that
refer to or are based on projections, uncertain events or assumptions
also identify forward-looking statements. Many factors could affect
Intel's actual results, and variances from Intel's current expectations
regarding such factors could cause actual results to differ materially
from those expressed in these forward-looking statements. Intel
presently considers the following to be the important factors that could
cause actual results to differ materially from the company's
A detailed discussion of these and other factors that could affect
Intel's results is included in Intel's SEC filings, including the
company's most recent Form 10-Q and report on Form 10-K.
Intel will hold a public webcast at 2 p.m. PDT today on its Investor
Relations website at www.intc.com.
A webcast replay and MP3 download will also be available on the site.
Intel plans to report its earnings for the first quarter of 2013 on
April 16, 2013. Immediately following the earnings report, the company
plans to publish a commentary by Stacy J. Smith, executive vice
president, chief financial officer, and director of corporate strategy,
A public webcast of Intel's earnings conference call will follow at 2
p.m. PDT at www.intc.com.
Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) is a world leader in computing innovation. The
company designs and builds the essential technologies that serve as the
foundation for the world's computing devices. Additional information
about Intel is available at newsroom.intel.com
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in the United States and other countries.
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