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Manugistics Posts Third Quarter Loss But Sees License Growth
Manugistics Group recently reported a 35% increase in third quarter license revenues to $14.6 million, a result of signing a number of new clients. The company

wedding decline letters  Posts Third Quarter Loss But Sees License Growth Manugistics Posts Third Quarter Loss But Sees License Growth S. McVey - January 5th, 2000 Event Summary Manugistics Group recently reported revenues and earnings for its third fiscal quarter ended November 30, 1999. License revenue increased for the first time in five quarters, rising 35% over last quarter to $14.6 million. Manugistics attributes the increase to the signing of several new clients, including BASF, BMW AG, and Heilig-Meyers

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Did Sagent Technology Pull the Old 'Pump and Dump'?


Sagent Technology has been hit with a class action complaint for violation of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. According to the complaint, company officers misrepresented Sagent’s 1999 and 2000 sales prospects to give them time to sell over $8 million of their own stock. The officers sold their stock at prices as high as $27.875, but after the true revenue projections were revealed, the stock dropped as low as $7-7/32. Interestingly, both the Vice President of Sales and the Chief Financial Officer resigned after they received their millions of dollars in proceeds.

wedding decline letters  Sagent Technology Pull the Old 'Pump and Dump'? Did Sagent Technology Pull the Old Pump and Dump ? M. Reed - November 7, 2000 Event Summary Sagent Technology, a provider of what they refer to as Real-time e-Business Intelligence Solutions , has been hit with a class action complaint for violation of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. According to allegations in the complaint, company officers misrepresented Sagent's 1999 and 2000 sales prospects to give them time to sell over $8 million of their Read More

Oracle Mends Its Ways To Bounce Back


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wedding decline letters  Mends Its Ways To Bounce Back Oracle Mends Its Ways To Bounce Back Event Summary On December 13, Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL), the largest database provider and one of the largest providers of software applications for e-business, announced Q2 2002 revenues of $2.4 billion and net income of $549 million, which represent 11% and 12% respective drops compared to $2.7 billion and $623 million a year ago. Even operating margins were lower, 35% versus 36% last year, despite Oracle's efficient cost Read More

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wedding decline letters  of Manhattan Associates' New Partnership with CommercialWare Analysis of Manhattan Associates' New Partnership with CommercialWare S. McVey - January 23rd, 2000 Event Summary Supply chain execution vendor, Manhattan Associates recently took a big step toward e-Business by partnering with CommercialWare, a 50 million transaction developer of e-Commerce enabling solutions. Mozart, CommercialWare's flagship offering, integrates customer order information across multiple channels, including web, phone, Read More

i2 Technologies: Is the Boom Over?


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wedding decline letters  Technologies: Is the Boom Over? i2 Technologies: Is the Boom Over? S. McVey - February 9th, 2000 Event Summary i2 Technologies recently announced financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 1999. Once again, its 1999 revenues and earnings reached record levels. Total revenues for the full year 1999 grew to $571.1 million, a 55% increase over $369.2 in total revenues for 1998. Excluding charges of $6.6 million associated with acquisitions, net income for 1999 grew 134% to $30.1 Read More

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Oracle seems to have been trying hard to find a magic formula to ramp up its declining applications revenue. Targeting the lower end of the market with the simplicity hymn might be a part of the solution - provided that the approach is well tuned.

wedding decline letters  Claims The Worst Is Over And Turns To KISS For A Boost Part 1: The News Oracle Claims The Worst Is Over And Turns To KISS For A Boost Part 1: The News P.J. Jakovljevic - July 10, 2001 Event Summary  In June Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL), the largest database provider and one of the largest providers of software applications for e-business, unveiled a new suite of online services aimed at capturing the small business market. It also announced changes to appeal to its larger customers, as well as Read More

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Agresso Bucks the Slump (and Fights the “ERP Madness”) - Part 1


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