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Communications chipmaker Conexant reported a net loss of $200.7 million, or 78 cents a share, on revenue of $241 million for its second fiscal quarter ended March 29. That compares with a net loss of $262 million, or $1.08 a share, and revenue of $251 million for the same quarter a year ago. Excluding charges, the Newport Beach, Calif.-based company posted a pro forma loss of $88.3 million, or 34 cents a share. Analysts surveyed by First Call estimated that the company would post a pro forma loss of 37 cents. The company said it expects fiscal third-quarter revenue to grow between 3 percent and 5 percent from the previous quarter and that its pro forma loss will decrease by 15 percent. The company's Mindspeed division, which makes chips for telecom gear, grew 34 percent from the previous quarter to $19 million, the strongest growth of all its units.
Verio, a business ISP and network services company, posted a fourth quarter loss of $33.7 million, or $1.02 per share, topping Wall Street's estimates. Financial analysts expected the company to lose $1.08 per share, according to First Call. The company, which went public early last year, reported revenue of $37.1 million for the quarter ended December 31.
Lucent Technologies reported a net income of $859 million, or $1.35 a share for its first quarter of 1997, compared to a net loss of $1.02 billion, or a loss of $1.60 per share, for the same quarter last year. Lucent reported record quarterly revenues of $7.94 billion, up from $7.43 billion. On a full 1996 calendar year basis, revenues yielded 11 percent growth, or almost 14 percent growth on continuing operations. The company's net income was $1.08 billion, compared to a loss of $867 million in calendar year 1995, which included restructuring charges.