Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC)’s plummeted around 11% in afterhours trade on Thursday following the enterprise data warehousing solutions announced lower its outlook for the full-year 2013 as results for the Q1 missed analysts’ anticipation. In the meantime, the firm announced a profit that dropped from previous year, reflecting significantly lower margins and a revenue plunge.
The Dayton, Ohio-based firm announced net income of $59M or $0.35 a share for the Q1, lesser than $91M or $0.53 a share in the previous-year quarter.
Excluding stock-based compensation costs, adjusted net income for the quarter was $73M or $0.43 per share, in contrast to $103M or $0.60 a share in the year-before quarter.
Shares of Teradata Corporation (NYSE:TDC) traded at $53.06 by increasing +3.35% with price volatility of 2.87% for a week and 3.03% for a month plus price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 1.49 and its beta stands at 0.94 times.
Stocks after opening at $51.52 hit high price of $53.74 and on last session stock held volume of 3.49 million shares which was unexpectedly higher than its average volume of 2.61 million shares.
Short-term as well long term investors always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 1.90 as current ratio and on the opponent side the debt to equity ratio was 0.15 and long-term debt to equity ratio also remained 0.15. The Company had total cash at hand $729.00 million and a book value per share as $10.74 in the most recent quarter.
While investors who viewing TDC against other stocks with the reference of profit margin that are Hewlett-Packard Company (NYSE:HPQ) having profit margin -10.86%, International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) with 16.05% profit margin, Cray Inc. (NASDAQ:CRAY) having 38.29% profit margin and Silicon Graphics International Corp (NASDAQ:SGI) having profit margin of -3.65%.
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