Highlights of Tech Companies' Latest Earnings Reports

By Don Reisinger

With the first half of the year now behind us, the fun for investors kicks in as major publicly held tech companies post their earnings and let everyone take a quick peek inside their operations. From Microsoft to Apple to IBM, every prominent technology company has recently released earnings, and each has something rather interesting to share. Realizing that, and realizing the importance of financial health and ultimate success of technology companies to the channel, it might be a good time to take a quick look at those firms and analyze some of the nuggets from their financial reports that are of some value to the average channel worker. Granted, not all companies have channel programs, but many will be capable of driving decisions in the enterprise for years to come. And gaining greater insight into those firms from their financials is extremely important. Channel Insider offers highlights from technology companies' latest quarterly earnings announcements to see what's behind the curtain at some of the most prominent firms in the world.

This article was originally published on 2014-07-31