Agile Software

(AGIL)

reported third-quarter earnings Thursday that beat Wall Street's slightly lowered estimates by one penny on revenue that was up sharply.

For its third quarter ended Jan. 31, Agile earned $353,000, or 1 cent a share. In the year ago period, the company lost $1.7 million, or 4 cents a share. According to

First Call/Thomson Financial

, 12 analysts expected the company, which is based in San Jose, Calif., to break even.

Agile posted third-quarter revenue of $25 million, up from $8.6 million in the same quarter one-year ago.

Shares of Agile, which develops manufacturing commerce solutions, closed at $31.88, up $3.06, or 10.6%, in

Nasdaq

trading today.