* Westlake Village-based networking company Coyote Network Systems Inc. reported a fiscal first-quarter operating loss of $3.2 million, or 29 cents per share, compared with a loss of $904,000, or 10 cents, a year ago. Revenue rose to $10.4 million from $7.2 million.
* Los Angeles-based film producer and distributor Kushner-Locke Co. reported fiscal third-quarter net profit of $19.8 million, or $1.41 per share, compared with a net loss of $2.2 million, or 24 cents, a year ago. Revenue fell to $10 million from $15.3 million. During the quarter, the company completed an initial public offering of its US Search.com subsidiary.