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Net revenue and EPS results
HP Inc. and its subsidiaries (“HP”) announced fiscal 2020 first quarter net revenue of $14.6 billion, down 0.6% (up 0.5% in constant currency) from the prior-year period.
First quarter GAAP diluted net EPS was $0.46, down from $0.51 in the prior-year period and above the previously provided outlook of $0.39 to $0.42. First quarter non-GAAP diluted net EPS was $0.65, up from $0.52 in the prior-year period and above the previously provided outlook of $0.53 to $0.56. First quarter non-GAAP net earnings and non-GAAP diluted net EPS exclude after-tax adjustments of $278 million, or $0.19 per diluted share, related to restructuring and other charges, acquisition-related charges, amortization of intangible assets, non-operating retirement-related (credits)/charges, and tax adjustments.
“Our Q1 results reflect a business that is strong and getting stronger. Our non-GAAP EPS growth of 25% was significantly above our guided range, driven by tremendous execution against our strategic priorities,” said Enrique Lores, President and CEO, HP Inc. “This is a team at the top of its game, combining the industry’s best innovation with disciplined execution and cost management to deliver for our shareholders. We have great confidence in our plans and are raising our full-year earnings outlook.”
HP’s net cash provided by operating activities in the first quarter of fiscal 2020 was $1.3 billion. Accounts receivable ended the quarter at $4.9 billion, down 5-days quarter over quarter to 30 days. Inventory ended the quarter at $4.9 billion, down 3-days quarter over quarter to 38 days. Accounts payable ended the quarter at $12.8 billion, down 9 days quarter over quarter to 98 days.
HP generated $1.1 billion of free cash flow in the first quarter. Free cash flow includes net cash provided by operating activities of $1.3 billion adjusted for net investment in leases of $34 million and net investment in property, plant and equipment of $198 million read more here