JDA Software's (JDAS -12.3%) Q4 warning could be a red flag for both IT spending and the U.S....

|About: JDA Software Group, Inc. (JDAS)|By:, SA News Editor

JDA Software's (JDAS -12.3%) Q4 warning could be a red flag for both IT spending and the U.S. retail industry: during an earnings call that followed the warning, the company primarily blamed the shortfall on retailers halting orders for JDA's supply-chain management software in an attempt to trim expenses in response to weak margins.