Oracle earnings beat relief for investors, say analysts

With ORCL at 30.60 following a decent earnings report we're covering the March straddle at .87 as it is simply a short delta play at this point. We'll hold onto the April strangle for now. Vol in April has been lowered to 21ish

With ORCL at 30.60 following a decent earnings report we're covering the March straddle at .87 as it is simply a short delta play at this point. We'll hold onto the April strangle for now. Vol in April has been lowered to 21ish

By Tiernan Ray Revenue in the three months ending in February rose 3%, year over year, to $9.1 billion, yielding 62 cents per share. If not for the effects of foreign exchange, revenue's rise would have been 4%. Analysts had been modeling $9 billion in

ORCL Rising: FYQ3 Beats; Software License Rev Up 7% · Barrons.com | March 20th, 2012 at 4:03 pm. Oracle (ORCL) this afternoon reported fiscal Q3 results that topped consensus expectations. Revenue in the three months ending in

(ORCL) is rising 2 percent to $30.75. The company's third quarter profit increased 18 percent from the previous year period. Both earnings per share, excluding items, and revenue were above Wall Street view. Hewlett-Packard Co.