Aruba Networks (ARUN -19.6%) dives after warning it expects FQ3 (April quarter) revenue of...

|About: Aruba Networks, Inc. (ARUN)|By:, SA News Editor

Aruba Networks (ARUN -19.6%) dives after warning it expects FQ3 (April quarter) revenue of $144M-$147M and EPS of $0.11-$0.12, well below a consensus of $160.5M and $0.20. The enterprise/carrier Wi-Fi hardware maker says it "saw a push out in customer orders across the Americas, Europe and Asia," something it mostly blames on macro. The warning comes as rival Ruckus (RKUS -21.1%) gets crushed due to a Q1 miss and light Q2 guidance, and is hit with a downgrade to Neutral from Lazard. Aruba depends more on enterprise sales than Ruckus; both face strong competition from Cisco (CSCO -1.1%), which seems to be lower in sympathy.