Symantec Corp. shares were little changed in the extended session Thursday after the computer security company released its outlook for the year, and made good on a profit warning issued in late April. Symantec shares slipped less than 0.1% to $16.90 after hours. The company forecast adjusted fiscal first-quarter earnings of 24 cents to 26 cents a share on revenue of $865 million to $895 million. For the year, Symantec sees adjusted earnings of $1.06 to $1.10 a share on revenue of $3.49 billion to $3.58 billion. Analysts surveyed by FactSet forecast 24 cents a share on revenue of $880.8 million for the first quarter, and $1.09 a share on revenue of $3.52 billion for the year. The company reported adjusted fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of 22 cents a share on revenue of $873 million, as had been announced in late April. Back then, Symantec cut its earnings and revenue estimates and said Chief Executive Michael Brown was stepping down.
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