Tech guidance roundup: Qlik, KLA-Tencor, Freescale, Maxim, CA

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QLIK expects Q4 revenue of $156M-$161M and EPS of $0.28-$0.31, below a consensus of $165.8M and $0.45. The company says its "continued success in attracting enterprise-level sales opportunities is adding complexity to [its] overall sales process," and is taking actions to correct the issue. Shares -19.4% AH. (Q3 results, PR)

KLA-Tencor (KLAC) expects FQ3 revenue of $670M-$730M and EPS of $0.67-$0.87, below a consensus of $760.3M and $0.96. Shares -2.7% AH. (FQ1 results, PR)

Freescale (FSL) expects Q4 revenue of $1.03B-$1.07B, below a $1.08B consensus. Several other chipmakers have also issued soft Q4 guidance. Shares -6.8% AH.(Q3 results, PR)

Maxim (MXIM) expects FQ2 revenue of $605M-$635M and EPS of $0.37-$0.41, largely below a consensus of $631.2M and $0.43. Nonetheless, shares +5.7% AH.following a year of underperforming the tech sector. (FQ1 results, PR)

CA expects FY14 (ends March '14) revenue to be down 3% to up 2% Y/Y; that's better than a consensus for a 3.9% drop. EPS is expected to be a range of $2.96-$3.03 vs. a consensus of $2.97. Shares +3% AH. (FQ2 results, PR)