Xilinx, Inc. (Nasdaq: XLNX) today announced fiscal 2014 sales of $2.38 billion, up 10% from the prior fiscal year. Fiscal 2014 net income increased 29% to $630 million, or $2.19 per diluted share, versus fiscal 2013 net income of $488 million or $1.79 per diluted share.
Fourth quarter fiscal 2014 sales were $618 million, up 5% sequentially and up 16% from the fourth quarter of the prior fiscal year. Fourth quarter fiscal 2014 net income was $156 million, or $0.53 per diluted share, including a $10 million loss, or $0.03 per diluted share, associated with the recent redemption of convertible notes.
Additional fourth quarter comparisons are represented in the charts below:
|(In millions, except EPS)|
|Q4FY 2014||Q3FY 2014||Q4FY 2013||Q-T-Q||Y-T-Y|
|Diluted earnings per share||$0.53||$0.61||$0.47||-13%||13%|
"The tremendous success of our 28nm product portfolio has contributed to Xilinx PLD segment share gains for the third consecutive fiscal year," said Moshe Gavrielov, Xilinx President and Chief Executive Officer. "With March quarter sales exceeding $140 million, we have established an estimated 70% market segment share at 28nm for all of fiscal 2014, with leadership across all product families and broad adoption of our Vivado® Design Suite and UltraFast™ Design Methodology. Our proven formula for success is already bearing fruit at 20nm with the UltraScale™ family, which includes the PLD industry's only high-end product."