Dell Posts 52 Percent Profit
Dell in the first quarter posted a net income 52 percent higher than that of the same period the year before, a result the company attributed to revenue from large business customers.
The company's quarterly profit of $441 million was up from $290 million in the first quarter of 2009.
"Our strategy and the significant investments we're making to enhance our capabilities are providing more of the standards-based, flexible solutions that provide customers the highest value. These efforts are driving renewed Dell growth," company founder and CEO Michael Dell said as part of the announcement.