Avago Tech (AVGO) Tops Q4 EPS by 33c, Offers Guidance
Avago Tech (NASDAQ: AVGO) reported Q4 EPS of $1.99, $0.33 better than the analyst estimate of $1.66. Revenue for the quarter came in at $1.61 billion versus the consensus estimate of $1.55 billion.
First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Business Outlook
Based on current business trends and conditions, the outlook for continuing operations for the first quarter of fiscal year 2015, ending February 1, 2015, is expected to be as follows:
|Sequential Change in Net Revenue||Flat to up 4%||$21M||Flat to up 4%|
|Gross Margin||48% plus/minus 1%||$146M||57.5% plus/minus 1%|
|Interest and Other||$56M||$56M|
|Diluted Share Count||276M||7M||283M|
Reconciling items include:
Capital expenditures for full fiscal year 2015 are expected to be approximately $600 million, of which approximately $200 million is expected to occur in the first quarter. For the first quarter depreciation is expected to be $52 million and amortization is expected to be $172 million.
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