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(PLCM) Polycom Disappoints – Shares Tumble (revised)

Yesterday, after market close, Polycom Inc. (PLCM) declared highly disappointing financial results for the third quarter of 2011. Soaring operating expenses and a fall in revenue from large enterprises are the primary reasons for...

26Oct2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Analyst Remains Neutral on Shares

We reaffirm our long-term Neutral recommendation on Polycom Inc. (PLCM). The company reported mixed financial results for the second-quarter 2011.

Despite facing competitive pressure from Cisco Systems Inc....

21Sep2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Partners With Jive Software

A leading provider of video and audio conferencing equipment and related network infrastructure, Polycom, Inc. (PLCM) recently partnered with a reputed social business solution provider, Jive Software to combine its...

15Sep2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom’s Strategic Move

In a major strategic move yesterday, Polycom Inc. (PLCM), a market leader in the video conferencing solutions in the world, has taken quite a number of decisions to consolidate its market position.

(1) Polycom has formed a...

9Jun2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Incorporated – Bull of the Day

Polycom Inc. (PLCM) declared record-high first-quarter 2011 financial results, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimates. Despite facing competitive pressure from Cisco, which acquired Tandberg TV, Polycom’s high-margin Network...

18May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Analyst Upgrades Shares to Outperform

We upgrade our recommendation on Polycom Inc. (PLCM) to Outperform. The companydeclared record-high first-quarter 2011 financial results, surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimates.  Despite facing competitive pressure from Cisco,...

18May2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Beats Earnings – Remains Challenged

Yesterday, Polycom Inc. (PLCM) declared its second quarter 2010 financial results that beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate. GAAP net income for the second quarter was $12.6 million or 14 cents per share compared with a net income of...

1Aug2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom GAAP Delivers in First Quarter

Yesterday, after market closed, Polycom Inc. (PLCM) declared its first quarter 2010 financial results. GAAP net income for the first quarter was $5.4 million or 6 cents per share compared with a net income of $8 million or 10 cents...

22Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Earnings Preview – Strong Market Demand

The unified collaborative communications (popularly known as video conferencing) market is going through consolidation phase. Polycom Inc. (PLCM) remains the only pure play video conferencing solutions provider which is yet to collaborate...

20Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Makes Deal with Hewlett-Packard (revised)

In its efforts to counter the competitive threat from rival Tandberg, Polycom Inc. (PLCM) scores a major gain.

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) will continue to provide...

25Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Wins Strategic Relationship With Hewlett-Packard

In Its efforts to counter the competitive threat from rival Tandbarg, Polycom Inc. (PLCM) scores a major gain. Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) recently terminated its existing...

23Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Reports Mixed Earnings Results

Yesterday, after market closed, Polycom (PLCM) declared its fourth quarter 2009 financial results. Quarterly total revenue of $267.9 million was up 1.8% year-over-year and up 10% sequentially. The revenue was also better than the...

27Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Reports Mixed Results

We downgrade our recommendation for Polycom Inc (PLCM) to Neutral, following the mixed financial results of its third quarter 2009. Third quarter total revenue of $243 million was down 11.9% year-over-year but was an improvement of 5.3% sequentially. Quarterly revenue was also an...

21Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Keeps Innovating With Business-to-Business Video Services

Recently, Polycom Inc (PLCM) introduced two new infrastructure platforms for visual communication network solutions that will enable large organizations, government agencies, educational institutions, and healthcare companies to deliver enterprise-wide and business-to-business video...

14Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(PLCM) Polycom Keeps Restructuring – plans to cut its workforce by 3% in the third quarter

Polycom Inc. (PLCM) recently announced plans to cut its workforce by 3% in the third quarter. Consequently, the company will record a restructuring charge of $5 million – $6 million in the same quarter. Last January, management had declared plans of reducing total headcount...

19Aug2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SEAC) SeaChange International, Inc – earnings per share of 11 cents, 83% higher than analyst expectations

SeaChange International, Inc. (SEAC) recently announced its third-quarter results. Increased revenues led the company its fourth earnings surprise in the past 4 quarters.

Company Description

SeaChange International, Inc. develops, markets and supports products to manage, store and distribute...

8Dec2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SEAC) SeaChange International – Earnings per share were 5 cents or a 67% surprise

SeaChange International, Inc. (SEAC) is coming of a record-setting quarter and Wall Street is projecting phenomenal growth rates. The company will look to continue its streak of positive surprises on Nov 27.

Company Description

SeaChange International, Inc. develops, markets and supports...

30Oct2008 | | 0 comments | Continued