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Mentor Graphics Bests Q2 Expectations, Guides Q3 Below Street, FY 2015 Mostly in Line
August 21, 2014
Mentor Graphics (MENT) reported Q2 EPS of $0.23, well ahead of the analyst consensus of $0.15 per share on Capital IQ. Revenue was $260.2 million, vs. expectations of $250 million.

Earnings Reaction History: Mentor Graphics Corporation, 50.0% Follow-Through Indicator, 3.7% Sensitive
August 21, 2014
Expected Earnings Release: 08/21/2014, After-hours Avg. Extended-Hours Dollar Volume: $1,022,325

Launch Date For Lockheed Martin-Built CLIO Satellite Set For September 16
August 21, 2014
 The launch date for the U.S. government's CLIO satellite, built by Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], has been set for Sept. 16, 2014. CLIO will launch from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket.

Jibe Mobile Named CTIA Startup Lab Finalist for Next Generation Cloud-Based IP Communications Services; CEO Amir Sarhangi to Present "Why Mobile Operators' IP Communications Belong in the Cloud" at CTIA Super Mobility Week
August 21, 2014
 Jibe Mobilehttp://www.jibemobile.com, the Cloud Communications Company for Mobile Operators, today announced that Jibe has been named as aCTIA Startup Lab programfinalist. Showcasing Jibe's cloud-based hosted service at CTIA'sSuper Mobility Week'sStartup Lab in Las Vegas, Jibe's CEO and co-founder Amir Sarhangi will address how mobile operators can more effectively compete with the OTT threats by using the cloud to deliver the next generation of communications services for mobile subscribers in his session "Why IP Communications Belongs in the Cloud". "We are honored to be selected as a CTIA Startup Lab finalist. This recognition reinforces the role that Jibe's cloud is playing for mobile operators to deliver rich IP-based video calling, group chat and sharing communications services that rival the best of OTT," said Amir Sarhangi, CEO Jibe Mobile. "Jibe's cloud is already disrupting the position of traditional infrastructure vendors by enabling carriers to rapidly launch and globally connect such communication services over LTE and WiFi as the mobile industry makes the major transition from voice and SMS to IP networks."

Audivo Integrates CSR's VibeHub(TM) Networked Audio Platform to Significantly Ease Development of Whole Home Audio Solutions; VibeHub-Based Module Provides Flexible Turnkey Solution to Help Speed Time to Market
August 21, 2014
Audio solutions provider Audivo has launched the world's first system-on-module based on the VibeHub(TM) home networked audio solution from CSR plc (LSE: CSR; NASDAQ: CSRE). Audivo Multiroom Audio Solution (AMAS) is a turnkey solution that allows ODMs to quickly develop and easily integrate networked audio capabilities into their products. The VibeHub platform, which was launched earlier this year, can be used to build wireless speakers, intelligent audio adaptors, networked audio amplifiers and a wide range of other connected audio products. Using the VibeHub SyncLock(TM) technology, these devices can pull content from multiple sources including digital media servers and mobile devices, and simultaneously distribute the audio around the home in a tightly synchronized manner ensuring that there is no audible delay when walking between zones in the home.

Mentor Graphics Q2 Profit Down, Tops View - Update
August 21, 2014
(RTTNews) - Chip-design software maker Mentor Graphics Corp. (MENT), Thursday reported a drop in profit for the second quarter, as higher revenues were offset by increase in operating costs. Nevertheless, both earnings and revenues for the quarter came in ahead of analysts estimates.

Wall Street Seen Up Ahead Of Data Onslaught
August 21, 2014
(RTTNews) - Wall Street looks set to start Thursday's session higher even as traders digest weak Chinese manufacturing data and mixed private sector activity data from the eurozone. Global cues are mixed, with Asian stocks ending mixed, while the European markets are advancing. Positive financial results from Hewlett-Packard and a deal news in the tech space could provide some buoyancy to the tech space. Traders may also focus on some key economic data on jobless claims, existing home sales and manufacturing activity and news out of Jackson Hole, where economists and financial experts converge for the annual symposium hosted by the Kansas City Federal Reserve. At 6:15 am ET, the Dow futures are rising 37 points, the S&P 500 futures are gaining 4 points and the Nasdaq 100 futures are moving up 5.25 points.

Mentor Graphics Q2 Adj. Profit Beats Estimate; Issues Q3 Outlook - Quick Facts
August 21, 2014
(RTTNews) - Mentor Graphics Corp. (MENT) Thursday reported second-quarter net income attributable to company shareholders of $14.2 million or $0.13 per share, compared $24.0 million or $0.19 per share in the comparable quarter last year.

Global English (Middle East and North Africa Financial Network)
August 21, 2014
class="blk00-16b">Green America: Apple (AAPL) Takes First Steps To Protect Workers From ToxinsApple responds to over 23000 comments from concerned consumers. More needs to be done to protect workers. class="c15">Ideas get bigger when you share them...WASHINGTON D.C. - August 14 2014 (Investorideas.com renewable energy stocks newswire) Green America announced today that it is pleased with Apple's August 13 announcement that it is taking first steps to protect the workers who make their products from dangerous chemical exposures. Apple announced that it is banning the use of benzene and n-hexane in the final assembly of its products.Green America continues to urge Apple to go further to ensure the safety of all workers in its supply chain.

FORM 8-K: MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP FILES Current report
August 21, 2014
MENTOR GRAPHICS CORP, OREGON, has filed FORM 8-K (Current report) with Securities and Exchange Commission on August 21, 2014 State or other Jurisdiction of Incorporation: OREGON Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition. Attached as Exhibit 99.1 is a copy of a press release of Mentor Graphics Corporation dated August 21, 2014, announcing the Company’s financial results for the second quarter and the Company’s outlook for the third quarter and full fiscal year 2015, which is being furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission. Mentor Graphics Reports Fiscal Second Quarter Results WILSONVILLE, Ore.--Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced financial results for the company’s fiscal second quarter ended July 31, 2014. The company reported revenues of $260.2 million, non-GAAP earnings per share of $0.23, and GAAP earnings per share of $0.13.


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