FedEx Corporation reports 1Q net income of $459 million, down 1%

FedEx Corporation (FedEx Express) (Memphis) reported earnings of $1.45 per diluted share for the fiscal first quarter ended August 31, compared to $1.46 per share last year.

FedEx Corporation reported the following consolidated results for the first quarter:

• Revenue of $10.79 billion, up 3% from $10.52 billion the previous year

• Operating income of $742 million, up 1% from $737 million last year

• Operating margin of 6.9%, down from 7.0% the previous year

• Net income of $459 million, down 1% from last year’s $464 million

During the quarter, improved FedEx Freight results and the continued strong performance at FedEx Ground were more than offset by lower demand for priority services at FedEx Express.

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