SonicWall, which beat Wall Street's estimates in its fourth-quarter results last week, has also been touted as potential M&A bait. The San Jose, Calif.-based firm builds a host of security products, encompassing firewalls, as well as network and email security. Said to be gaining market share from rival Cisco, SonicWall's stock has been on an uptick since it reported its fourth-quarter numbers. The company also gave bullish first-quarter guidance.
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