Computer Peripherals

(LXK) Lexmark Goes for Dual Acquisition

Lexmark (LXK) dished out $31.5 million for San Francisco-based Twistage and Seattle-based AccessVia in what appears to be an attempt to diversify away from its hardware business.

Both acquisitions bring specific cloud capabilities...

26Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (LXK) Lexmark Goes for Dual Acquisition | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International in Neutral Lane

We maintain our long-term Neutral recommendation on Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) based on the company’s weak third quarter 2012 results and deterring fourth quarter guidance.

In the third quarter of 2012, LXK’s revenue...

2Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (LXK) Lexmark International in Neutral Lane | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International’s Print Release for Statoil

Leading printing and imaging solutions provider Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) has won a 5-year contract worth $20.0 million from renowned oil and gas producer Statoil ASA (STO).

The...

9Oct2012 | | Comments Off on (LXK) Lexmark International’s Print Release for Statoil | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International Misses Second Quarter Estimates

Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) has posted second quarter 2012 earnings per share (EPS) of 89 cents, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a penny. The reported EPS also missed the company’s guidance range of 95 cents to $1.05....

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(LXK) Lexmark International Signs Five Year Deal with FAA

The leading printing and imaging solutions provider, Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) has won a 5-year contract worth $21.0 million, from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The contract has one base year with four one-year...

26Jun2012 | | Comments Off on (LXK) Lexmark International Signs Five Year Deal with FAA | Continued

(LOGI) Logitech International – Bear of the Day

We maintain our Underperform recommendation on Logitech International (LOGI) with a target price of $7.00. In the recently concluded quarter, the company witnessed lower-than-expected sales, especially in the EMEA region. This was...

29Mar2012 | | Comments Off on (LOGI) Logitech International – Bear of the Day | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International Wins 5-Year Managed Printing Services Deal

The leading printing and imaging solutions provider, Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) won a 5-year contract from Anehuser-Busch, a wholly-owned subsidiary of renowned brewer Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD)....

3Feb2012 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LOGI) Logitech International – Bear of the Day

We are downgrading our Neutral recommendation on Logitech International (LOGI) to Underperform with a target price of $8.25. In the recently concluded quarter, the company witnessed lower than expected sales, especially in the EMEA...

19Aug2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LOGI) Logitech International Signs Agreement With GN Netcom

Logitech International (LOGI) has signed an agreement with GN Netcom to firm its base in the Unified Communications (UC) market. As per the agreement, beginning July 2011, Logitech will offer select products from the award-winning...

22Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International Wins MPS Deal

Leading printing and imaging solutions provider Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) won a 3-year contract from a renowned tire and auto repair company TBC Corporation. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Per the contract...

22Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International Beats The Street on Higher Sales

Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) posted decent fourth quarter 2010 earnings per share of $1.29, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.11 and its own guidance...

8Feb2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International Launches Patent Infringement Legal Battle

Leading printer manufacturer and printing solutions company, Lexmark International Inc. (LXK), recently filed a patent infringement complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) against 24 companies. This legal battle...

27Aug2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International Offers Federal Government Solutions

Leading printing and imaging product manufacturer Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) recently announced the formation of a division called Lexmark Government solutions, specially targeted to sell the company’s products to federal government...

21Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(OPNT) OPNET Technologies – Bull of the Day

We are extending our estimates through 2012 fiscal year for Buy-rated OPNET Technologies (OPNT). OPNET reported very good third quarter results due to strong new software license revenue.

Gross profit margins were well above...

9Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(EFII) Electronics For Imaging Misses Estimates by a Penny

Electronics For Imaging Inc. (EFII) recently posted fourth quarter net loss of $3.4 million or 7 cents per share, compared to a loss of $104.5 million or $2.03 per share in the year-ago period, which included a goodwill and asset...

25Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LOGI) Logitech International Beats Estimates

Logitech International (LOGI) reported third quarter 2010 earnings per share of 32 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 27 cents.

Sales for the quarter were $617 million, a decrease of 2% compared to $627...

21Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(OPNT) OPNET Technologies – Bull of the Day

We are extending our estimates on OPNET Technologies (OPNT) through 2012 fiscal year. OPNET reported exceptional second quarter results due to strong new software license revenue.

Gross profit margins were well above expectations....

4Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(OPNT) OPNET Technologies – Earnings Estimates are Steady

OPNET Technologies, Inc. (OPNT)

Company Description

OPNET provides network management software to optimize performance and availability of communications networks. In contrast to most reactive...

28Dec2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(OPNT) OPNET Technologies, Inc – Shows Strong Sequential Growth

OPNET Technologies, Inc. (OPNT) analysts are raising estimates after the company showed strong growth in a recent quarterly report.

Company Description

OPNET provides network management...

19Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LOGI) Logitech International Acquires LifeSize

Logitech International (LOGI) announced that it has agreed to acquire privately held LifeSize Communications of Austin, Texas for $405 million in cash. LifeSize is a global leader in high definition (HD) video communication solutions,...

12Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SSYS) Stratasys Beats Forecasts on Lower Revenues

Stratasys Inc. (SSYS) reported third-quarter earnings of 9 cents per share, exceeding the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 6 cents per share.

Revenues

The company...

2Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

($LXK) Lexmark International Inc. – Earnings Surprised by 44.44% in the Third Quarter

Lexmark International, Inc. (LXK) recently surprised on estimates for the third time in four quarters. Lexmark is trading at 10.5x forward earnings.

Company Description

Lexmark manufactures laser printers,...

27Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LOGI) Logitech Tops Earnings Consensus

Logitech International (LOGI) reported earnings per share of 11 cents for the second quarter of 2010, higher than the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 6 cents.

Sales for the quarter were $498 million, a decrease of 25% compared...

26Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark Tops Earnings Estimates – Outlook Positive

Lexmark’s (LXK) third-quarter earnings exceeded the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 20 cents and revenues by 6.7%.

Revenues of $958 million increased 6% on a sequential basis, but declined 15.3% compared to the year-ago quarter. Strong customer demand was responsible for the...

20Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(ARUN) Aruba Networks Q4 Loss Narrows

Aruba Networks Inc. (ARUN) reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings after the closing bell yesterday. The company posted a GAAP net loss of $4.5 million, compared to a net loss of $6.8 million. Excluding certain items, loss per share came in at 4 cents, beating the Zacks Consensus...

28Aug2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(AVCT) Avocent Corporation – reported third-quarter earnings that beat Wall Street estimates by 81%

Avocent Corporation (AVCT) recently reaffirmed its fourth quarter guidance after posting record third quarter revenue. International sales also jumped 32%. AVCT has a forward P/E of 10.6.

Company Description

Avocent provides IT infrastructure to data centers, small/medium businesses...

12Dec2008 | | 0 comments | Continued