Published: 11 October 2017
Analyst(s): Andrew Neff
Despite an upward trend in business PCs, 3Q17 PC shipments fell 3.6% — the 12th consecutive quarter of decline in a slump dating to 2Q12 — reflecting marked weakness in the U.S. and stabilization elsewhere. HP Inc. continued to gain share, with growth in 3Q17, while other leading vendors were down.
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