RESTON, Va. (AP) _ Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) on Wednesday reported fiscal second-quarter profit of $51 million.
On a per-share basis, the Reston, Virginia-based company said it had net income of 87 cents. Earnings, adjusted for amortization costs and costs related to mergers and acquisitions, were $1.63 per share.
The results exceeded Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.42 per share.
The information technology company posted revenue of $1.76 billion in the period, which fell short of Street forecasts. Five analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $1.79 billion.
SAIC expects full-year earnings in the range of $5.80 to $6.10 per share, with revenue in the range of $7.1 billion to $7.2 billion.