Investors Ride 5 Earnings Rollercoaster Rides

Aspen Technology Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $0.24 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.04 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 30.12% to $83.3 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Aspen Technology Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.24 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.08. It beat the average revenue estimate of $78.79 million.

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Dell Inc. (NASDAQ:DELL) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 50% to $0.25 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.50 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 0.21% to $14.51 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Dell Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.25 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.24. It beat the average revenue estimate of $14.18 billion.

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Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 25% to $0.18 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.24 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 15.71% to $1.98 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Applied Materials Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.18 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.19. It missed the average revenue estimate of $2.06 billion.

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Himax Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:HIMX) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 33.33% to $0.12 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.09 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 9.23% to $207 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Himax Technologies, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.12 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.12. It missed the average revenue estimate of $208.6 million.

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Aeroflex Holding Corp. (NYSE:ARX) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 17.39% to $0.27 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.23 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 2.2% to $188.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Aeroflex Holding Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.27 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.23. It beat the average revenue estimate of $180.4 million.

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