5 Stocks Hitting Radars: HP Climbs Higher, BRCD Pops 3%, and Jack in the Box Surprises

Shares of Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) are edging higher in late trading after reporting fourth quarter results.  Net income for the diversified computer systems company fell to $239 million (12 cents per share), compared to $2.54 billion ($1.10 per share) a year earlier.  The company reported adjusted net income of $1.17 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean estimate of $1.13 per share.

Investing Insights: Hewlett Packard Co. Earnings Cheat Sheet: Revenue Slips After Increasing Four Quarters in a Row, Net Income Declines.

Analog Devices Inc. (NYSE:ADI) is down nearly 1% in extended trading after releasing earnings.  Net income for the semiconductor company fell to $183.5 million (60 cents per share), compared to $225 million (73 cents per share) a year earlier. This is a decline of 18.4% from the year earlier quarter.

Don’t Miss: Analog Devices Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet: Margins Shrink on Revenue Declines, Net Income Falls.

Brocade Communications Systems (NASDAQ:BRCD) are popping more than 5% after the closing bell.  The company dropped to a fourth quarter loss, but results topped expectations.  BRCD reported adjusted net income of 16 cents per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean estimate of 6 cents per share. It beat the average revenue estimate of $527.1 million.

Investing Insights: Brocade Communications Systems Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet: Reversing to a Loss Following Two Consecutive Quarters of Profit.

After reporting a 92% jump in profit, shares of Dycom Industries Inc. (NYSE:DY) are surging more than 7%.  The company reported a profit of $13 million (38 cents per share), compared to $6.7 million (18 cents per share) last year.

Shares of Jack in the Box Inc. (NASDAQ:JACK) are popping after the fast-food burger joint posted better-than-expected earnings.  Net income increased to $22.7 million (49 cents per share), compared to only $4 million (7 cents per share) last year.  Shares of McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) and Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE:YUM) are edging lower in late trading.

Don’t Miss: Jack In The Box Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet: Beats Estimates.

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