AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

AspenTech, maker of aspenONE for chemical process and plant optimization, yesterday announced that fourth quarter revenue was $64 million, up 22% from a year ago, leading to total revenue for fiscal 2012 of $243 million, up 23% over last year. Mark Fusco, CEO, said...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

Hexagon on track to hit €3.5B by 2015

For a company that very few people have heard of, Hexagon is doing quite well. Its engineering-related brands include Leica Geosystems, Intergraph, CADWorx and its customers include process plants operators, EPCs, surveyors, NASA, auto makers and aircraft...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

Quickies: Cimatron and SGI earnings

Last week had a slew of earnings news, some of which was good and some, not so great. We learned a bit more about how Cimatron’s revenue stacks up, and heard about SGI’s plans for reinvention (again). Read on … Cimatron’s growth driven by...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

ANSYS customers “receptive to LT vision”, boost Q2

ANSYS reported results today that were at worst in line with and often ahead of expectations, causing shareholders to drive the stock price up 12% in early trading. CEO Jim Cashman summed it up this way: “All key metrics of our business were strong, including...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

Quickies: 3D Systems, CENIT, FARO & Stratasys

While you’re undoubtedly thinking “beach”, earnings news continues to roll. In general, Q2 seems to have been quite strong but there is concern about the rest of the year, with some companies reporting that activity in Europe started to drop off...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

DS’ great Q2 – a step closer to €2 billion

Dassault Systèmes yesterday reported on its second quarter results and raised its guidance for the full year to €2 billion — quite a milestone. But much of the content of the presentation and conference calls wasn’t about last quarter, but about how DS...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

PTC: refreshing candor, good results

At the end of the March earnings call, we were left with a couple of questions about PTC. First, can the company improve its sales methodology — forecasting through closing — so that the missed opportunities that bedeviled last quarter don’t...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

Nemetschek also sees Europe slowing

Nemetschek’s earnings release today did  little to calm concerns about a slide in engineering software sales in Europe, as it sees customers dealing with a projected economic slowdown. Second quarter results were good, as revenue rose 6% to €43 million to lift...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

Quickies: DDD acquires, SAP beats

It’s earnings season, so there’s all sorts of news coming out. Two quick items to note: 3D Systems announced that has acquired Viztu Technologies, the developer of an online platform that turns pictures and videos into printable 3D objects. DDD plans to...
AspenTech revenue up 23% in F12

MuM scales back acquisitions

A quick update: German company Mensch und Maschine Software (MuM) announced today that a “solid Q2” build on the success of a “strong Q1” to lead to a “good first half of fiscal year 2012”. Recall that MuM sold its distribution...