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Applied Materials Inc announced second quarter 2017 operating income of $940 millions

Company's second quarter 2017 earnings per share more than doubled by 162.07 % to $0.76 per share compared to a year ago on growing Sales of 44.73 % to $3.55 billions.

In the previous quarter company realized Sales of $3.28 billions and $0.65 per share.
Applied Materials Inc told that it's good performance came from several different businesses, Taiwan +25.59%, Japan +18.34%, Korea +36.28%, Asia-Pacific +1.9%, Silicon +10.77%, Fab Solutions +17.28%, Display +26.89%, while following sections logged decrease in revenues North America -4.83%, Europe -16.25%, Adjacent Technologies -62.14%.
The earnings growth of 10.39% and 0%, in Fab Solutions and Display businesses respectively, pushed up Applied Materials Inc's profits by 157.5 % in the second quarter 2017, to net income of $824 millions for the second quarter 2017, compare to income of $320 millions achieved a year before.

Adjacent Technologies segment was responsible for the bad news, slipping into red by $-52.0 millions, while a year ago, profits were $24.0 millions.
Applied Materials Inc also emphasized it's improving profit margins, where net margin rose to 23.24% in second quarter 2017, and operating margin edged up to 26.51%.
segment have widen the loss. 1Adjacent Technologies segment has slipped into deficit.
Analysing further company's results, an astounding rise of 84.85% in Adjacent Technologies New Orders to 122.00 $ millions explains the second quarter 2017 performance.
Other gains in Fab Solutions Book to Bill Ratio 6.67 %, were worth mentioning.
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