NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a leading national securities law firm, is investigating potential securities fraud at Powerwave Technologies, Inc. ("Powerwave" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: PWAV). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120119/MM38856LOGO ) The investigation focuses on whether the Company and its executives violated federal securities laws by failing to disclose that: (1) the Company was experiencing a severe decline in demand from North American customers; and (2) Powerwave was rapidly depleting its free cash flow as revenues tumbled and expenses soared. On October 18, 2011, Powerwave issued a press release announcing that the Company "anticipates that revenues for its fiscal third quarter ended October 2, 2011 will be in the range of $75 million to $79 million." General expectations had been $168.4 million. Following the issuance of the press release, Powerwave held a conference call to discuss the announcement. During the conference call, the Company admitted that it was performing poorly and running out of free cash. In response to the announcement, on October 19, 2011, the price of Powerwave common stock declined from $1.46 per share to $0.85 - 42% drop - on extremely heavy trading volume. Request more information now by clicking here: www.faruqilaw.com/PWAVTake Action If you purchased Powerwave securities between February 1, 2011 and October 18, 2011 and would like to discuss your legal rights, visit www.faruqilaw.com/PWAV. You can also contact us by calling Richard Gonnello or Francis McConville toll free at 877-247-4292 or at 212-983-9330 or by sending an e-mail to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding Powerwave's conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders and others. Attorney Advertising. The law firm responsible for this advertisement is Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP ( www.faruqilaw.com). Prior results do not guarantee or predict a similar outcome with respect to any future matter. We welcome the opportunity to discuss your particular case. All communications will be treated in a confidential matter. FARUQI & FARUQI, LLP369 Lexington Avenue, 10th Floor New York, NY 10017Attn: Richard Gonnello, Esq.email@example.comFrancis McConville, Esq.firstname.lastname@example.orgTelephone: (877) 247-4292 or (212) 983-9330 SOURCE Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP
Shares of Powerwave Technologies (Nasdaq:PWAV) were gapping down Friday morning with an open price 30.2% lower than Thursday's closing price. The stock closed at $2.15 yesterday and opened today's trading at $1.50.
Shares of Powerwave Technologies (Nasdaq:PWAV) were gapping down Wednesday morning with an open price 18.5% lower than Tuesday's closing price. The stock closed at $1.57 yesterday and opened today's trading at $1.28.