BlackBerry reports losses of $ 84 million, but records marked improvement
Although BlackBerry smartphones increased its number of distributed compared to the previous quarter, the Ontario, Canada, continue to make losses and failing predictions. However, the numbers are more promising than in past reports.
According to its latest fiscal report for the first quarter of 2014 (from April to June of this year), BlackBerry devices distributed to 6.8 million, resulting in an increase of 13% over the last financial report . However, the company suffered a loss of $ 84 million or 16 cents per share in the same period of time, even after earning USD $ 3,100 billion in revenues.
Added to this, the projection of the firm for the fiscal first quarter was the distribution of 3 million terminals equipped with the new BlackBerry 10 OS, as the Z10 and Q10, but the final figure has fallen by 2.7 million smartphones distributed. In fact, of the 6.8 million phones that arrived on the shelves, only 40% correspond to the latest operating system, so most of the teams that make up that number generations are cheaper.
While the numbers are not as alarming as in previous reports and reflect a more remarkable improvement in comparison to what is presented in the same period last year, the fact is that the road is still long for the firm. We will have to monitor the numbers BB10 generating equipment, it seems that all hope of Ontario are deposited there.
Link: BlackBerry Reports First Quarter Fiscal 2014 Results (Market Wired)Tags: BB10, BB10 OS, BlackBerry, Economic results, finance, finanzas, Resultados económicos