Earnings Volatility Drives FleetMatics Group PLC and These Stocks in a New Direction

FleetMatics Group PLC (NYSE:FLTX) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Revenue Rose 39.03% to $42.5 million from the year-earlier quarter.

FleetMatics Group PLC reported adjusted EPS income of $0.23 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.17. It beat the average revenue estimate of $41.2 million.

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Symmetricom Inc. (NASDAQ:SYMM) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 41.67% to $0.07 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.12 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 16.79% to $52.1 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Symmetricom Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.07 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.04. It beat the average revenue estimate of $51 million.

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Tangoe Inc (NASDAQ:TNGO) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 60% to $0.16 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.10 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 27.96% to $46.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Tangoe Inc reported adjusted EPS income of $0.16 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.16. It beat the average revenue estimate of $45.9 million.

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Rosetta Stone, Inc. (NYSE:RST) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $-0.03 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.22 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 2.12% to $62.1 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Rosetta Stone, Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.03 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $-0.12. It missed the average revenue estimate of $63.58 million.

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Fusion-IO, Inc. (NYSE:FIO) had a loss and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.03 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.09 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.52% to $106.05 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Fusion-IO, Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.03 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-0.03. It missed the average revenue estimate of $110.18 million.

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