E-business software company
was down 19.3% in preopen
trading after warning Wednesday it expects earnings of 13 cents to 17 cents a share for the third quarter, excluding items. Analysts polled by
First Call/Thomson Financial
called for 21 cents. The firm earned 11 cents in the year-ago period. The news caused the postponement of shareholder meetings regarding the proposed merger with
. Shares of WebTrends were down 15.7%.