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  • Korn Ferry swings to big profit beat as fee revenue rises to a record, provides upbeat outlook

    Korn Ferry reported Wednesday fiscal first-quarter profit and sales that rose above expectations, as the executive search and consulting company experienced record fee revenue that increased in all lines of its business. The stock was still inactive in premarket trading. For the quarter to July 31, the company swung to net income of $74.8 million, or $1.37 a share, from a loss of $30.8 million, or 58 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Excluding nonrecurring items, adjusted earnings per...
  • Smartsheet beats Q2 expectations, reports $131.7 million revenue

    Revenue in Q2 rose 44%, yielding a net loss of 5 cents a share.

  • HPE beats expectations for Q3, delivers revenue of $6.9 billion

    HPE said compute and mission critical systems revenue was $741 million while storage revenue was $1.2 billion, up 4% from the prior-year period.

  • Accenture tops profit expectations and give upbeat outlook, but revenue comes up shy

    Shares of Accenture PLC ticked up 0.1% in premarket trading Thursday, after the management consulting and outsourcing services company reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit that topped expectations while revenue came up a bit shy, but also provided an upbeat outlook. Net income for the quarter to Aug. 31 rose to $1.42 billion, or $2.20 a share, from $1.29 billion, or $1.99 a share, in the year-ago period. The FactSet consensus for earnings per share was $2.19. Revenue grew 23.8% to $13.419...