FedEx (NYSE:FDX) released Q4 earnings for fiscal-year 2005 on June 23.

  • Total average daily combined package volumes rose 6% year over year.

(Figures in millions, except per-share data)

Income Statement Highlights

Avg. Est. Q4 2005 Q4 2004 % Change
Sales $7,820 $7,715 $7,041 +9.6%
Net Profit -- $448 $412 +8.7%
EPS $1.48 $1.46 1.36 +7.4%


Balance Sheet Highlights

Assets Q4 2005 Q4 2004 % Change
Cash+ ST Invest. $1,039 $1,046 -0.7%
Inventory -- -- --
Accounts Rec. -- -- --
Liabilities
Long-Term Debt $2,427 $2,837 -14.5%
Accounts Pay. -- -- --


Margin Checkup

Q4 2005 Q4 2004 Change
Op. Margin 9.59% 9.73% -0.14%
Net Margin 5.81% 5.85% -0.04%


Cash Flow Highlights

2005 2004* % Change
Cash From Ops $3,117 $3,020 +3.2%
Capital Expend. $2,236 $1,271 +75.9%
Free Cash Flow $881 $1,749 -49.6%
*FY2004 also included an additional $2.4 billion in acquisition expenses (not represented in the above figures).

Related companies:

  • UPS (NYSE:UPS)
  • DHL
  • U.S. Postal Service

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At the time of publication, Seth Jayson had positions in no company mentioned. FedEx is a Motley Fool Stock Advisor recommendation. Fool rules are here.