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Marvell Technology

(MRVL) - Get Report

said it earned $77.3 million, or 25 cents a share, for the second quarter ended July 30, versus $28.6 million, or 10 cents a share, a year ago. Revenue for the quarter rose to $390.5 million from $297.2 million last year. Excluding items, Marvell earned $97.6 million, or 31 cents a share. Analysts polled by Thomson First Call expected earnings of 29 cents a share on revenue of $388 million. Shares gained 2.3% to $44.99 early Friday.

Ditech Communications

(DITC)

reported a loss of $1.9 million, or 6 cents a share, for the first quarter ended July 31, compared with net income of $10.6 million, or 30 cents a share, a year ago. Revenue for the quarter slid to $10.3 million from $25.5 million last year. Analysts expected a loss of 7 cents a share on revenue of $10.6 million, according to Thomson First call. For the first quarter, Ditech expects revenue to be in the same range as the latest results and sees gross margins in the high 60% range. Shares closed at $7.77 Thursday.

Brocade

(BRCDE)

reported a loss of $8.6 million, or 3 cents a share, on revenue of $122.3 million for the third quarter ended July 30. This compares with net income of $14 million, or 5 cents a share, on revenue of $150 million a year ago. Excluding items, the company earned $2.8 million, or a penny a share, which was in-line with analysts' forecasts of a penny a share on revenue of $121.4 million, according to Thomson First Call. Shares rose 4.4% to $4.03 early Friday.

Autodesk

(ADSK) - Get Report

posted better than expected earnings for the second quarter ended July 31. The company said it earned $75 million, or 30 cents a share, versus $39.2 million, or 16 cents a share, a year ago. Revenue for the quarter increased 33% to $373 million from $280 million last year. Excluding items, the company earned $73 million, or 29 cents a share. Analysts expected a profit of 24 cents a share on revenue of $357.6 million, according to Thomson First Call. Autodesk said the strong performance was driven by growth in revenues from new seats and increasing penetration of its vertical and 3D products. The stock added 5.1% to $40.31 early Friday.

Gymboree

(GYMB)

reported a loss of $3.3 million, or 11 cents a share, compared with a loss of $3.9 million, or 13 cents a share, a year ago. Revenue for the quarter was $132 million compared with $116 million last year. Gymboree said its loss from continuing operations was $3.7 million, or 12 cents a share. Analysts polled by Thomson First Call expected a loss of 16 cents a share on revenue of $130.7 million, according to Thomson First call. Shares closed at $16.65 Thursday.