Then again, it's not entirely clear that you should trust the Enterprise sales numbers as stated. That $14.1 billion figure was arrived at by adding the company's various business-class segment sales. The "Total HP" result backs out $1.1 billion of inter-segment net revenues, and I'm not at all sure how that works out for Enterprise investors.
In other words, HP and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise may have changed on the surface, but the two halves are still very deeply intertwined -- exactly as predicted . If Enterprise coughs, HP gets a cold.
HP had been surging in the last few market days before this report while Enterprise lagged behind. Wednesday's market action brought them closer together, both having fallen a little since the beginning of November.
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