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  • bluecheese4u bluecheese4u Mar 19, 2008 9:20 AM Flag

    Adobe Reports Strong Q1 Revenue and Earnings

    Adobe Reports Strong Q1 Revenue and Earnings
    Tuesday March 18, 4:05 pm ET
    Company Achieves 37 Percent Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth


    SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE - News) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended Feb. 29, 2008.


    In the first quarter of fiscal 2008, Adobe achieved revenue of $890.4 million, compared to $649.4 million reported for the first quarter of fiscal 2007 and $911.2 million reported in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007. This represents 37 percent year-over-year revenue growth. Adobe’s first quarter revenue target range was $855 to $885 million.

    “Driving our strong performance in Q1 was continued demand for our Creative Suite 3 family of products, as well as another record quarter for our Acrobat product family,” said Shantanu Narayen, president and chief executive officer of Adobe. “As the proliferation of digital content accelerates, customers worldwide are looking to Adobe for solutions that enable the creation of rich, engaging experiences across a variety of media and devices. This trend will continue to drive our diverse business, and we are reaffirming our fiscal year financial targets.”

    During the first quarter, Adobe repurchased 33.3 million shares of its outstanding common stock, at a cost of $1.25 billion.

    First Quarter GAAP Results

    Adobe’s GAAP diluted earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal 2008 were $0.38, based on 571.3 million weighted average shares. This compares with GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.24 reported in the first quarter of fiscal 2007 based on 604.2 million weighted average shares, and GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.38 reported in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007 based on 587.9 million weighted average shares. Adobe’s first quarter GAAP earnings per share target range was $0.34 to $0.36.

    GAAP operating income was $275.4 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2008, compared to $146.3 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2007 and $275.8 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007. As a percent of revenue, GAAP operating income in the first quarter of fiscal 2008 was 30.9 percent, compared to 22.5 percent in the first quarter of fiscal 2007 and 30.3 percent in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007.

    GAAP net income was $219.4 million for the first quarter of fiscal 2008, compared to $143.9 million reported in the first quarter of fiscal 2007, and $222.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007.

    First Quarter Non-GAAP Results

    Non-GAAP diluted earnings per share for the first quarter of fiscal 2008 were $0.48. This compares with non-GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.30 reported in the first quarter of fiscal 2007, and non-GAAP diluted earnings per share of $0.49 reported in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007. Adobe’s first quarter non-GAAP earnings per share target range was $0.44 to $0.46.

    Adobe’s non-GAAP operating income was $359.0 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2008, compared to $223.8 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2007 and $362.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007. As a percent of revenue, non-GAAP operating income in the first quarter of fiscal 2008 was 40.3 percent, compared to 34.5 percent in the first quarter of fiscal 2007 and 39.7 percent in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007.

    Non-GAAP net income was

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