Enterprise technology giant Oracle this afternoon announced solid financial results for the second quarter of its fiscal 2013, which ended on November 30th.
Oracle said it earned $9.1 billion in revenue during the second quarter, an increase quarter-over-quarter from its first quarter 2013 revenue of $8.2 billion and also up year-over-year from the $8.8 billion it made in Q2 2012.
At the bottom line, Oracle posted GAAP net income of $2.6 billion and non-GAAP net income of $3.1 billion. Meanwhile, GAAP earnings per share for the quarter was $0.53, and its non-GAAP EPS $0.64. Each of those metrics also showed both quarterly and year-over-year gains. Here’s a handy graph from TechCrunch illustrator Bryce Durbin to help illustrate these figures:
This should be good news to the investor set. According to FactSet surveys, Wall Street analysts on average estimated that the company’s non-GAAP earnings would be 61 cents a…
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