Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 20th May 2005 20:13 UTC
SGI and IRIX Can a proprietary Unix be a desktop OS that competes with Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux desktops? Although it may lack the visual effects of OS X, and installation is tricky in parts, Irix is a stable desktop OS -- possibly because it runs only on SGI's own hardware. Read the rest at NewsForge.
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RE: I think it's kinda late for SGI
by walterbyrd on Sat 21st May 2005 04:05 UTC

>>SGI has money, it doesn't need to be bought or rescued.<<

SGI has money?

Here is what I just got from yahoo. Frankly, I've rarely seen a less healthy company:

Annual EPS Est (Jun-05) : -0.38
Quarterly EPS Est (Jun-05) : -0.07
Profit Margin (ttm): -11.91%
Operating Margin (ttm): -11.44%
Return on Assets (ttm): -16.92%
Return on Equity (ttm): N/A
Revenue Growth (lfy): -12.50%
EBITDA (ttm): -24.76M
Net Income Avl to Common (ttm): -91.14M
Diluted EPS (ttm): -0.35
Earnings Growth (lfy): N/A
Book Value Per Share (mrq): -0.765
Cash From Operations (ttm): -83.62M
Free Cashflow (ttm): -90.67M
52-Week Change: -51.66%
52-Week Change (relative to S&P500): -55.79%