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Akamai Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT missed the revenue expectation. Net income increased 63.12% to $98 million (54 cents per diluted share) in the quarter versus a net gain of $60.08 million in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue rose 16.76% to $378 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Akamai Technologies Inc. reported adjusted net income of 54 cents per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.47. It missed the average revenue estimate of $381 million.

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Monster Worldwide (NYSE:MWW) had a loss and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Net loss increased to $73 million in the quarter versus a net gain of $10.91 million in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue decreased 15.51% to $211.2 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Monster Worldwide reported adjusted net income of 8 cents per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.08. It missed the average revenue estimate of $211.99 million.

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FLIR Systems (NASDAQ:FLIR) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Net income increased 1.54% to $77.3 million (52 cents per diluted share) in the quarter versus a net gain of $76.13 million in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue decreased 4.64% to $386.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

FLIR Systems reported adjusted net income of 52 cents per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.49. It missed the average revenue estimate of $396.19 million.

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Web.com Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:WWWW) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Net loss increased to $51.878 million (+45 cents per diluted share adjusted for one-time items) in the quarter versus a net gain of $540,000 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue rose 51.4% to $111.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Web.com Group, Inc. reported adjusted net income of 45 cents per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.42. It missed the average revenue estimate of $125.21 million.

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