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BRIEF-IDC Says Worldwide Market For PC Monitors Experienced Overall Y-O-Y Decline Of 2.1 Pct In Q4 2018

March 29 (Reuters) - International Data Corporation:

* INTERNATIONAL DATA CORPORATION SAYS WORLDWIDE MARKET FOR PC MONITORS EXPERIENCED AN OVERALL YEAR-OVER-YEAR DECLINE OF 2.1 PERCENT IN Q4 OF 2018

* IDC SAYS QUARTERLY GROWTH REMAINED UNCHANGED WITH WORLDWIDE MONITOR SHIPMENTS TOTALING 31.4 MILLION UNITS IN Q4 2018

* IDC - SEES 118 MILLION PC MONITOR UNITS SHIPPED FOR FY 2019, RESULTING IN YEAR-OVER-YEAR DECLINE OF 2.7 PERCENT IN WORLDWIDE SHIPMENTS TO 30.5 MILLION UNITS IN Q4 2019

* IDC SAYS DELL RETAINED TOP POSITION IN Q4 WITH WORLDWIDE MARKET SHARE OF 21.6% ON SHIPMENTS OF OVER 6.7 MILLION UNITS

* IDC SAYS LENOVO MAINTAINED ITS TOP 3 POSITION IN Q4 2018 WITH "SOLID" QUARTER-OVER-QUARTER GROWTH OF 4.3 PERCENT AND NEARLY 4 MILLION UNITS SHIPPED

* IDC SAYS HP SAW MORE THAN 4.5 MILLION UNITS SHIPPED RESULTING IN 14.6 PERCENT SHARE IN Q4 2018

* IDC SAYS BY 2020, WORLDWIDE SHIPMENTS OF PC MONITOR UNITS ARE EXPECTED TO BE ROUGHLY 114 MILLION UNITS Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: