Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO)’s Figures Tops 1Q EPS Estimate – CSCO, JNPR, ARUN, RVBD, FNSR

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) shares showed positive momentum after its first quarter 2013 earnings of 44 cents, which top the Zacks Consensus prospects by 3 cents, or 7.3 percent. Revenue was more or less in line with the consensus.

Revenue surged 5.5 percent year over year to $11.69B and was improve than management’s anticipations up 2%-4%. Products were increase 3.9 percent year over year to $9.30B. Services increased 11.9 percent year over year to $2.58 billion.

Revenue moved up year-over-year across most of the geographies. The Americas region surged 6.6 percent year over year, whereas Asia-Pacific, Japan and China collectively known as APJC increased 10.4 percent from the year-before quarter. Europe, Middle East, and Africa remained flat on a year over year basis during the quarter.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) traded at $17.94 by increasing1.59% with price volatility of 2.22% for a week and 2.40% for a month plus price volatility’s Average True Range for 14 days was 0.46 and its beta stands at 1.24 times.

Stocks after opening at $17.75 hit high price of $18.08 and on last session stock held volume of 55.88 million shares which was unexpectedly higher than its average volume of 40.08 million shares.

Short-term as well long term investors always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 3.49 as current ratio and on the opponent side the debt to equity ratio was 0.32 and long-term debt to equity ratio also remained 0.32. The Company had total cash at hand $45.00 billion and a book value per share as $9.94 in the most recent quarter.

While investors who viewing CSCO against other stocks with the reference of profit margin that are Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR) increased 4.30%, Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARUN) lost -1.71%, Riverbed Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:RVBD) advanced 8.72% and Finisar Corporation (NASDAQ:FNSR) edged up 2.83%.

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Published by Fiona Gibson

Fiona is a finance graduate and an expert in analyzing market trends.

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