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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Double-digit revenue growth couldn't save chipmaker Rambus (RMBS) - Get Rambus Inc. Report from profit-taking over Tuesday's session. By early afternoon, shares had unloaded 6.4% to $8.97.

After the bell Monday, the Sunnyvale, Calif.-based business recorded a fourth-quarter net loss of 9 cents a share on $73.44 million in revenue. Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters had anticipated unadjusted net income of 2 cents a share on $73.33 million in revenue.

Revenue for the fourth quarter was 28% higher than a year earlier, due to new license agreements signed with SK Hynix, Micron Technology (MU) - Get Micron Technology, Inc. Report and ST Microelectronics.

Over fiscal 2013, the company reported an annual net loss of 30 cents a share, compared to consensus of a 19 cents a share loss. Full-year revenue of $271.5 million was in line with analyst expectations and 16% higher than total sales over 2012.

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For 2014, management expects customer licensing income and revenue between $295 million and $305 million, compared to consensus of $301.63 million.

TheStreet Ratings team rates RAMBUS INC as a Hold with a ratings score of C-. The team has this to say about their recommendation:

"We rate RAMBUS INC (RMBS) a HOLD. The primary factors that have impacted our rating are mixed -- some indicating strength, some showing weaknesses, with little evidence to justify the expectation of either a positive or negative performance for this stock relative to most other stocks. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and compelling growth in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company's return on equity has been disappointing."