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Intel Corp. (Nasdaq: INTC) scored a third-quarter earnings beat on the strength of sales in its PC and data center business, while mobile sales almost sunk out of sight.
The Q3 INTC earnings came in at $0.66 a share, the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company reported after the market close today (Tuesday). That beat estimates by $0.01. It was also a 14% increase over the same quarter a year ago.
Sales were $14.6 billion, which also bested Wall Street's forecast of $14.45 billion.
Intel stock rose as much as 3% in after-hours trading following a gain of more than 2% during Tuesday's session.