Printronix

(PTNX)

warned demand in its December quarter has been uncharacteristically weak and revenue will be 5% to 10% below the $36.5 million posted in the third quarter.

The company said it still expects to turn a profit and be cash-flow positive in the quarter, its fiscal third, which ends Dec. 28. Analysts are expecting a profit of 19 cents a share.

The computer printer maker said order flows in December have not reflected the typical seasonal increase.