• Management
    quarter. Apple sold 19.45 million iPods during the quarter, representing a seven percent unit decline from the year-ago quarter. The Company also sold 7.33 million iPads during the quarter. I reviewed Dell and Hewlett-Packard, financial reports to determine their financial health in...
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    industry in innovation...   • Apple Computer Inc. Hewlett-Packard Co. HPQ 32.27 -0.31% 91.27B 34.89 Dell Inc. DELL 24.3 0.50% 56.06B 16.66 Apple Computer Inc. AAPL 64.33 1.56% 54.71B 32.46 Opportunities...   • Apple Computer – 2005 5. Slow turnaround on high demand...
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  • Dell Case Study
    suppliers of name-brand parts and components • Reputation/image • JIT, know-how and capabilities • Dell has total command of the supply chain. Weaknesses: • Lacks the product line and service breadth of Hewlett Packard and IBM • The direct sales approach is not the preferred distribution...
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  • Apple
    global markets, including companies such as Apple, IBM, Dell and Hewlett-Packard. The industry is capital-intensive with highly automated operations. Larger companies are built on purchasing power and mass production while smaller firms concentrate on product specialty and superior technology. Research...
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  • Master Student
    percent. Financial Ratio Analysis (October 2007) |Growth Rates % |Hewlett-Packard |Industry |SP-500 | |Sales (Qtr vs year ago qtr) |15.20 |11.70 |12.10...
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  • Case Study: Dell
    whichincreased 3% year-over-year to $57.4 billion on unit growth of 2% over Fiscal2006 net revenue of $55.8 billion. Earnings per share increased 15% to $1.31 for Fiscal 2008, compared to $1.14 for Fiscal 2007 and $1.47 for Fiscal 2006. Above all, the key financial ratios for Dell has been improved...
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  • Apple Analysis 3
    Industry Summary Apple Computer's standard industrial classification (SIC) is 3571. SIC 3571 is used for companies that manufacture computer hardware. The top computer hardware manufacturers by sales are IBM, Hewlett-Packard, Compaq, Dell Computer, Cisco Systems, Sun Microsystems, Xerox, EMC...
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  • Importance of Financial Ratios
    , Dell $13.69 and Hewlett-Packard $43.03. However, the P/E ratio for Apple appears to be still reasonable at 20.95 while Microsoft 11.62, Dell 17.31 and Hewett-Packard 11.65. Considering Apple’s superb growth potential, its stock price is not as expensive as it looks and its P/E ratio is still...
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  • Merger of Hewlett-Packard and Compaq
    company. Capellas subsequently presented to the board the relative SWOT analysis of potential pairings with companies such as Dell, Sun, EMC Corporation, and Hewlett-Packard among others, and according to Capellas, the strengths of a combined HP and Compaq were “intuitively obvious”. “We wanted to be...
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  • Managerial Accounting
     Marcela Ramírez Ortiz Florida National University Instructor: Michelle Estevez ACG2003 – Principles of Accounting Final Project – Dell and Toshiba Financial Analysis August 6, 2013 Abstract...
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  • Dell Case Study
    took it from rivals Hewlett-Packard). The Dell brand is one of the best known and renowned computer brands in the World. Dell cuts out the retailer and supplies directly to the customers. It uses information technology, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) approaches to capture data on its...
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  • Dell
    strategy, building an adequate infrastructure, and established market credibility against many of the better known rivals. I was also amazed with the fact that Dell, Inc. Was able to take over the market share of Hewlett-Packard and became the global market leader in 2004-2005.Although is faced many ups...
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  • Marketing Plan
    markets, including computers and peripheral equipment, access devices, global services, imaging and printing. It has 151,000 employees and over 400 locations around the world. Mission Statement The mission and vision of the company are stated in order of priorities for the Hewlett Packard...
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  • Business Analysis of Apple
    they have to learn each year just to pay everyone. So yes Hewlett Packard made more last year, because of the actual size of the company and the amount of employees pretty much doubles Apple about 4 times. Dell on the other hand does have a little over twice the employees, but there numbers are...
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    performance compared with industry peers such as Apple and Hewlett-Packard Company ( HP). There are multiple reasons for this performance such as Dell operating at the standards based commodity end of the business, with limited presence in the margin rich high end products, and it not being able to scale...
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  • Gateway Inc
    , they have clearly become the market leader. Although they are not known for innovation, their sales model sidesteps the middleman allowing Dell to offer the most competitive PC prices in the world. They are currently the #1 direct-sale computer vendor and compete with Hewlett-Packard for the...
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  • Hewlett-Packard Company and Microsoft Corporation Financial Analysis 2012
    Hewlett-Packard Company and Microsoft Corporation Financial Analysis According to company financials for the 2012 fiscal year, HP current ratio is at 1.09 while Microsoft Corp. ratio is at 2.6 which make HP a lesser candidate to obtain a short-term credit. They would not have enough to pay...
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  • Dell Case
    one Dell has 3. Conduct a financial analysis using the template provided on Beachboard. Is Dell’s strategy working? What is your assessment of the financial performance that Dell’s strategy has delivered during fiscal years 2001-2010? Use the financial ratios presented in Table 4.1 of Chapter 4...
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  • Analysis of Merger Between Hp and Compaq
    Abstract   Hewlett-Packard Company is asking its shareholders to vote for its decision to acquire Compaq Company to achieve strategic benefits as well as financial benefits in the long run. But there are many concerns and problems with merger. We will provide the readers with an analysis of the...
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  • Hp Final Case Study
    the top competitors for Hewlett Packard are Dell and IBM. All companies are considered to be part of the diversified computer systems industry. Hewlett Packard CPM (Competitive Profile Matrix) [pic] 4 = Major Strength 3 = Minor Strength 2 = Minor Weakness 1 =Major...
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