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Santa Ana-based Universal Electronics Inc. on Thursday reported mixed earnings for the third quarter and provided an outlook for the current quarter in line with Wall Street expectations.
Paul Naudé, the former head of Irvine-based Billabong USA, is working on new apparel and eyewear lines.
Aliso Viejo-based chipmaker Microsemi Corp. on Thursday reported September quarter earnings in line with Wall Street expectations and provided a revenue and profit outlook in the current quarter below estimates.
Irvine-based video game maker Blizzard Entertainment Inc. saw sales and operating income sink in the third quarter as it lost about 100,000 World of Warcraft subscribers.
Shares of Mindspeed Technologies Inc. skyrocketed in after-hours trading Tuesday after the Newport Beach-based chipmaker announced it will be acquired for $272 million by a Massachusetts competitor and will sell its wireless business to an unnamed strategic buyer.
Automakers here and nationally bounced back last month from a weak September for vehicle sales.
3 Categories Combine for $90B in Revenue, 24.3% Growth Rate
The fastest-growing public companies in Orange County followed divergent paths over the past year. Includes the 2013 OC's FASTEST-GROWING PUBLIC COs list for download (pdf)
Several Segments Help Rev Up Growth Rates
Orange County’s reputation as a center of the healthcare industry is borne out in the Business Journal’s annual lists of fastest-growing public companies based here. Includes the 2013 OC's FASTEST-GROWING PUBLIC COs list for download (pdf)
Bigs Grow on Buys; New Trends, Products Drive Gains by Smaller Companies
This year’s lists of fastest-growing public companies based in Orange County feature a diverse group in the local technology sector, with large and relatively small companies taking different paths to their places in the rankings. Includes the 2013 OC's FASTEST-GROWING PUBLIC COs list for download (pdf)
HEALTHCARE: Prefers acquisitions to ‘sitting on’ $2.7B pile of cash
Irvine-based drug maker Allergan Inc. is sticking to its guns when it comes to expectations for its business units.
TECHNOLOGY: Licensing deal for search engine software
SRCH2 Inc., a spinout of University of California, Irvine, has struck a licensing deal with HTC Corp. that’s expected to add millions in revenue and put the startup on the map.
Costa Mesa-based printed circuit board maker TTM Technologies Inc. last week announced a leadership change and third-quarter earnings that missed Wall Street expectations.
Oakley Inc. is relocating its Eye Safety Systems subsidiary from Sun Valley, Idaho, to its Foothill Ranch headquarters.
November 2, 2013
Other items of interest in the Orange County Business Journal
Sales Gains Continue, Up-and-Down Shares Mostly Up These Days
Anaheim-based Questcor Pharmaceuticals Inc. has used one major drug to fire up revenue growth.