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Next week is a busy earnings season, with many quarterly earnings releases scheduled and a bunch of stocks to watch. In this article, I will focus on 10 technology stocks that have earnings due in the next week. These stocks were selected based on popularity, volume and, more importantly, significant price changes expected due to earnings results and forecasts.

This article provides earnings previews on several stocks to consider in anticipation of their earnings reports. Use this list as a potential starting point for your analysis.

Apple Inc. (AAPL): April 24, 2012

Apple Inc. (Apple), along with its subsidiaries is engaged in designs, manufactures and markets mobile communication and media devices, personal computers, and portable digital music players, and sells a range of related software, services, peripherals, networking solutions, and third-party digital content and applications. The Company's products and services include iPhone, iPad, Mac, iPod, Apple TV, a portfolio of consumer and professional software applications, the iOS and Mac OS X operating systems, iCloud, and a range of accessory, service and support offerings.

Apple has a market cap of $564.30 billion and will report its second quarter earnings results on April 24, 2012, after market close. The second quarter revenues are expected to be $36.27 billion when compared to $24.67 billion for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the second quarter are expected to be $9.89 a share from $6.4 a share in the year ago period. Apple is currently trading around $605.23 with a 52 week range of $310.50 to $644.00.

Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR): April 24, 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc. (Juniper Networks) designs, develops, and sells products and services that together provide its customers with network infrastructure. It segments: Infrastructure and Service Layer Technologies [SLT].

Juniper Networks, Inc. has a market cap of $11.16 billion and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 24, 2012, after market close. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $977.54 million when compared to $1.10 billion for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 13 cents a share from 32 cents a share in the year ago period. Juniper Networks, Inc. is currently trading around $21.2 with a 52 week range of $16.67 to $40.40.

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM): April 25, 2012

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (Akamai) provides content delivery and cloud infrastructure services for the delivery of content and applications over the Internet; ranging from live and on-demand streaming video capabilities to conventional content on Websites, to tools that help people transact business and reach out to new and existing customers.

Akamai Technologies, Inc. has a market cap of $6.58 billion, and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 25, 2012, after the market close. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $310.49 million when compared to $275.95 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 38 cents a share from 38 cents a share in the year ago period. Akamai Technologies, Inc. is currently trading around $36.76, with a 52 week range of $18.25 to $41.25.

LogMeIn Inc (LOGM): April 25, 2012

LogMeIn, Inc. is a provider of on-demand, remote-connectivity, and support solutions to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), information technology [IT] service providers, mobile carriers and consumers. The Company's solutions allow its users to remotely access, support and manage computers and other Internet-enabled devices on demand, as well as to collaborate with other users.

LogMeIn has a market cap of $871.89 million and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 25, 2012, after the market close. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $32.07 million when compared to $27.04 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 13 cents a share from 15 cents a share in the year ago period. LogMeIn is currently trading around $35.49 with a 52 week range of $26.74 to $46.69.

Informatica Corporation (INFA): April 26, 2012

Informatica Corporation (Informatica) is an independent provider of enterprise data integration and data quality software and services. The Company's software solutions enable a variety of complex enterprise data integration initiatives through the technologies, which include enterprise data integration, data quality, master data management, business to business (B2B) data exchange, application information lifecycle management, complex event processing, ultra messaging, and cloud data integration.

Informatica has a market cap of $5.63 billion and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 26, 2012, after market close. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $193.95 million when compared to $168.03 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 33 cents a share from 28 cents a share in the year ago period. Informatica is currently trading around $52.04 with a 52 week range of $34.15 to $62.42.

NetSuite Inc. (N): April 26, 2012

NetSuite Inc. (NetSuite) is a provider of cloud-based financials/ Enterprise Resource Planning [ERP] software suites. In addition to financials/ERP software suites, the Company offers a range of applications, including accounting, Customer Relationship Management [CRM], Professional Services Automation [PSA] and E-commerce. It also offers customer support and professional services related to implementing and supporting its suite of applications. The Company delivers its suite over the Internet as a subscription service using the software-as-a-service [SAAS] model.

NetSuite has a market cap of $3.35 billion and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 26, 2012, after market close. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $67.85 million when compared to $53.44 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 3 cents a share from 3 cents a share in the year ago period. NetSuite is currently trading around $48.18 with a 52 week range of $25.32 to $51.78.

Western Digital Corp. (WDC): April 26, 2012

Western Digital Corporation is a provider of solutions for the collection, storage, management, protection and use of digital content, including audio and video. Its principal products are hard drives, which are devices that use one or more rotating magnetic disks (magnetic media) to store and allow access to data.

Western Digital Corp has a market cap of $9.17 billion and will report its third quarter earnings results on April 26, 2012, after the market close. The third quarter revenues are expected to be $2.38 billion when compared to $2.25 billion for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the third quarter are expected to be $1.55 a share from 66 cents a share in the year ago period. Western Digital Corp is currently trading around $39.02 with a 52 week range of $22.64 to $43.10.

Corelogic Inc (CLGX): April 26, 2012

CoreLogic, Inc. (CoreLogic) is a provider of property, financial and consumer information, analytics and services to mortgage originators and servicers, financial institutions and other businesses, government and government-sponsored enterprises. CoreLogic's data, query, analytical and business outsourcing services help its customers to identify, manage and mitigate credit and interest rate risk.

Corelogic has a market cap of $1.70 billion and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 26, 2012, before the market open. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $343.15 million when compared to $414.55 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 23 cents a share from 20 cents a share in the year ago period. Corelogic is currently trading around $16 with a 52 week range of $7.64 to $19.20.

Cerner Corporation (CERN): April 26, 2012

Cerner Corporation is a supplier of healthcare information technology solutions, services, devices and hardware. Cerner solutions optimize processes for healthcare organizations. These solutions are licensed by 9,300 facilities globally, including more than 2,650 hospitals; 3,750 physician practices 40,000 physicians; 500 ambulatory facilities, such as laboratories, ambulatory centers, cardiac facilities, radiology clinics and surgery centers; 800 home health facilities; 40 employer sites and 1,600 retail pharmacies.

Cerner Corporation has a market cap of $12.41 billion and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 26, 2012, after market close. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $578.39 million when compared to $491.66 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 50 cents a share from 40 cents a share in the year ago period. Cerner Corporation is currently trading around $72.93 with a 52 week range of $53.93 to $78.53.

Verisign, Inc. (VRSN): April 26, 2012

VeriSign, Inc. (VeriSign) is a provider of Internet infrastructure services. The Company provides domain name registry services and infrastructure assurance services. VeriSign segment includes Naming Services, which consists of Registry Services and Network Intelligence and Availability [NIA] Services.

Verisign has a market cap of $6.44 billion and will report its first quarter earnings results on April 26, 2012, after market close. The first quarter revenues are expected to be $208.60 million when compared to $181.52 million for the same quarter last year. Earnings per share for the first quarter are expected to be 43 cents a share from 32 cents a share in the year ago period. Verisign is currently trading around $40.67 with a 52 week range of $27.00 to $40.75.

Sources: Some of the data is sourced from Google Finance, Yahoo Finance and investors site.

Disclaimer: I am not a registered investment advisor and does not provide specific investment advice. The information contained herein is for informational purposes only. Nothing in this article should be taken as a solicitation to purchase or sell securities. Before buying or selling any stock you should do your own research and reach your own conclusion. It is up to the investors to make the correct decision after necessary research.

Source: 10 Technology Stocks To Watch