Splunk Inc. (SPLK - Get Report) is expected to report a quarterly loss of 14 cents a share on sales of $395.8 million after the close of the market on Thursday, based on a FactSet survey of 35 analysts.

In the same period a year ago, the company posted a loss of 7 cents a share on sales of $311.6 million.

The stock has risen 1.8% since the company last reported earnings on Feb. 28.

Quarterly estimates have fallen less than 1 cent a share in the past month.

Splunk is currently trading at a price-to-forward-earnings ratio of 73.6 based on the 12-month estimates of 38 analysts surveyed by FactSet.

Splunk shares fell $2.15, or 1.55%, to $136.12 Wednesday.

In the broader cloud computing sector stocks were mixed Wednesday. 

Equinix shares (EQIX - Get Report) rose $9.54, or 1.97%, to $493.99.  ANGI Homeservices shares (ANGI - Get Report) fell 29 cents, or 1.95%, to $14.61.

The Global X Cloud Computing ETF (CLOU) rose 3 cents, or 0.19%, to $15.51. The First Trust Cloud Computing ETF (SKYY - Get Report) rose 8 cents, or 0.14%, to $59.16.

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