Riverbed (RVBD -21.6%) crashes for the second time in 6 months (previously), after investors...

|About: Riverbed Technology, Inc. (RVBD)|By:, SA News Editor

Riverbed (RVBD -21.6%) crashes for the second time in 6 months (previously), after investors fail to be appeased by the company's excuse for its weak Q1 guidance - "product transition" issues related to next-gen hardware for its flagship Steelhead appliance line. A 120 bps Q/Q decline in Riverbed's gross margin in Q4, partly blamed on higher hard drive prices, also isn't going over well. (transcript)