Oracle Corp (ticker: ORCL), a global provider of enterprise cloud computing and data management solutions, continues to develop and expand its diverse product and service offerings based on cutting-edge technologies. Among these offerings are Oracle Autonomous Database, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, and the highly-popular Oracle Database, which is the world’s most popular enterprise database.
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The Oracle Autonomous Database
The company’s Oracle Autonomous Database combines various Oracle infrastructure technologies, creating a highly-efficient and self-driving platform that reduces labor costs and human error. By automating tasks such as maintenance, tuning, and patching, customers can optimize the load and manageability of their IT environments. This innovative offering demonstrates Oracle’s strong investment in research and development as they continue to dedicate significant resources to maintain and improve their current products and services.
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and SaaS Offerings
Additionally, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) contributes to the company’s growth in cloud computing. The platform offers a wide range of cloud services and Oracle Software as a Service (SaaS) offerings, addressing various market demands for cloud services. These services include OCI Dedicated Region, which enables customers to have a self-contained OCI instance in their data centers, and Oracle Alloy, specifically engineered for partners to control the commercial and customer experience.
Hardware Products and Support Services
Oracle’s product and service offerings are not limited to software. The company also develops and markets a broad selection of hardware products and support services for cloud-based and on-premise IT environments. Some notable hardware offerings include Oracle Engineered Systems, Oracle Servers, and Oracle Storage, which are designed to provide improved performance, scalability, and availability.
Globally Diversified Sales Force
Oracle’s services are essential for customers worldwide, requiring a globally diversified sales force. In the United States, sales and services employees are based countrywide, while many international subsidiaries sell, support, and service offerings locally or across other foreign countries. This extensive geographic coverage leads to a more stable and diversified revenue stream and offers Oracle an opportunity to take advantage of new markets for their offerings.
Intellectual Property Portfolio
The company’s research and development initiatives are reflected in their intellectual property portfolio, consisting of numerous U.S. and foreign patents and pending applications. These patents relate to various aspects of their products and technologies, with none of their principal businesses being materially dependent on a single patent.
Oracle Partner Network
Oracle Corp also collaborates with an extensive network of partners to deliver end-to-end solutions based on their products and services through the Oracle Partner Network. This global program provides partners with the resources needed to successfully deliver solutions that will address customer requirements.
Talent Attraction and Retention
Furthermore, the company is dedicated to attracting and retaining talented employees crucial to sustaining their success. Utilizing a highly-skilled and diverse global workforce, Oracle is committed to fostering a culture where everyone’s voice matters, driving innovation and ensuring employee success and well-being.
The combination of Oracle Corp’s innovative product and service offerings, strong research and development capabilities, and a comprehensive partner network ensures the company remains at the forefront of the fast-evolving data management and cloud services industry. With a broad range of software, hardware, and support services, Oracle is perfectly positioned to address the growing demand for enterprise-grade cloud computing, underpinned by strong human capital resources and a commitment to delivering world-class solutions to customers across the globe.
Financials in millions USD. Fiscal year is June – May. source
|Year||2022||2021||2020||2019||2018||2017||2016||2015||2014||2013||2012 – 1992|
|1||Revenue Growth (YoY)||4.84%||3.61%||-1.11%||0.31%||4.21%||2.01%||-3.08%||-0.13%||2.95%||0.16%||Upgrade|
|2||Cost of Revenue||8877||7855||7938||7995||8060||7452||7479||7532||7236||7379||Upgrade|
|4||Selling, General & Admin||9364||8936||9275||9774||9715||9257||9039||8732||8605||8134||Upgrade|
|5||Research & Development||7219||6527||6067||6026||6084||6153||5787||5524||5151||4850||Upgrade|
|6||Other Operating Expenses||6054||1948||1892||2176||2260||2017||2138||2567||2524||2133||Upgrade|
|9||Interest Expense / Income||2755||2496||1995||2082||2025||1798||1467||1143||914||797||Upgrade|
|10||Other Expense / Income||522||-282||-162||-815||-1185||-565||-305||-106||141||-11||Upgrade|
|14||Net Income Growth||-51.13%||35.63%||-8.55%||208.98%||-62.05%||6.19%||-10.43%||-9.28%||0.27%||9.46%||Upgrade|
|15||Shares Outstanding (Basic)||2700||2945||3211||3634||4121||4115||4221||4404||4528||4769||Upgrade|
|16||Shares Outstanding (Diluted)||2786||3022||3294||3732||4238||4217||4305||4503||4604||4844||Upgrade|
|21||Free Cash Flow Per Share||1.86||4.67||3.60||3.55||3.31||2.94||2.96||3.00||3.17||2.85||Upgrade|
|22||Dividend Per Share||1.280||1.040||0.960||0.810||0.760||0.640||0.600||0.510||0.480||0.300||Upgrade|
|27||Free Cash Flow Margin||11.85%||33.97%||29.63%||32.63%||34.66%||32.03%||33.73%||34.50%||37.47%||36.51%||Upgrade|
|28||Effective Tax Rate||12.18%||-5.75%||15.98%||9.66%||71.13%||19.08%||22.21%||22.57%||20.06%||21.39%||Upgrade|
|31||Depreciation & Amortization||3122||2916||2968||2919||2785||2451||2509||2861||2908||2931||Upgrade|
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