Nutanix tanks 15% after-hours following poor guidance
Shares of software #hyperconverged company #Nutanix tumbled as much as 15 percent in after-hours trade Thursday, on the heels of current-quarter guidance of a bigger-than-expected loss. The San Jose, California-based company said it expects to report a loss between 45 cents and 48 cents per share on revenue between $180 million to $190 million for the third quarter. Analysts had projeceted a narrower loss of 35 cents a share, according to FactSet. Nutanix also reported second-quarter results Thursday, including a GAAP net loss of $93.2 million, compared to a GAAP net loss of $33.2 million for the same period last year.