Updated from 2:19 p.m. EDT

Chordiant Software

(CHRD)

was one of the worst-performing

Nasdaq

stocks Friday after the company missed third-quarter earnings and license-revenue targets. Chordiant was downgraded by several firms Friday, contributing to its 19.9% decline after last night's profit shortfall. Adjusted earnings were 1 cent a share in the quarter, 4 cents short of estimates. The company makes marketing software. Its shares lost 61 cents to $2.46.

Shares of

@Road

(ARDI)

rose 40% after the company posted third-quarter financial results that were better than expected.

The wireless productivity solutions company earned 5 cents a share on sales of $19.1 million. Analysts polled by Thomson First Call were expecting earnings of 3 cents a share on sales of $18.4 million. A year ago the company earned 2 cents a share on sales of $16.6 million. For the fourth-quarter, analysts are expecting the company to earn 2 cents a share on sales of $18.6 million. Shares traded up $1.80 to $6.30.

American Power Conversion

(APCC)

rose 12.9% after the company posted third-quarter results that topped expectations. Excluding items, the maker of power protection systems earned 28 cents a share on sales of $441.7 million. Analysts were expecting earnings of 17 cents a share on sales of $437 million. Sales of InfraStruXure and Smart-UPS products contributed to the solid third-quarter results. Shares traded up $2.20 to $19.28.

Shares of

Sohu.com

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fell 13.6% after the company missed third-quarter sales expectations and warned that fourth-quarter earnings would fall short of expectations. The Internet media company earned 21 cents a share during the third quarter on sales of $25.9 million. Analysts were expecting earnings of 22 cents a share on sales of $27.4 million. Looking ahead, fourth-quarter earnings are expected to be 17 cents to 19 cents a share, below analysts' expectations of 23 cents a share. Shares traded down $2.63 to $16.75.

Gateway

(GTW)

rose 8.5% after the computer company posted its first profitable quarter in almost three years. Excluding items, Gateway posted pro forma third-quarter earnings of 1 cent a share on sales of $915 million. Analysts were expecting a loss of 7 cents a share on sales of $936.2 million. For the fourth quarter, the company forecast earnings of 1 cent to 2 cents a share on sales of $975 million to $1.03 billion. Analysts are expecting break-even earnings on sales of $1.08 billion. Shares traded up 46 cents to $5.85.

Shares of

DoubleClick

(DCLK)

fell 8% after the company posted third-quarter earnings results and warned that fourth-quarter sales would fall short of expectations. Excluding items, the Internet marketing company earned 7 cents a share during the third quarter on sales of $81 million. Analysts were expecting earnings of 3 cents a share on sales of $79 million. Looking ahead, DoubleClick forecast fourth-quarter earnings of 1 cent to 4 cents a share on sales of $72 million to $77 million. Analysts had been expecting earnings of 3 cents a share on sales of $79.1 million. Shares traded down 55 cents to $6.36.

Other technology volume leaders included

Microsoft

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, down 4 cents to $27.97;

Cisco

(CSCO) - Get Report

, up 26 cents to $19.21;

Lucent

(LU)

, down 3 cents to $3.55;

Intel

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, down 1 cent to $22.26;

Sirius Satellite Radio

(SIRI) - Get Report

, down 3 cents to $3.90; and

Oracle

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, down 8 cents to $12.66.