May 13, 1998
QLogic Corp.: The Costa Mesa computer products company reported that net income for the fourth quarter more than doubled to $4.2 million, or 46 cents a share, from $2 million, or 32 cents a share, a year ago. Revenue for the quarter ended March 29 rose 19% to a record $22.7 million from $19 million. Net income for fiscal 1998 grew to $13.4 million, or $1.66 a share, from $5.8 million, or 96 cents a share, the previous year. Revenue was up 18% to a record $81.4 million from $68.9 million.
August 11, 1997 |
QLogic Corp. has begun a 2.3-million common share offering at $31.25 a share. The company said it expects net proceeds of about $67.4 million from the sale, which it plans to use for working capital and general corporate purposes. Managing underwriters of the offering are Cowen & Co., Prudential Securities Inc. and Morgan Keegan & Co. They have a 30-day period to exercise an option to buy up to 345,000 additional common shares to cover over-allotments.
August 21, 1998 |
QLogic Corp. said Thursday it has acquired Silicon Design Resources Inc. for $2 million cash and as much as $8 million in other payments. Silicon Design, which is based in Austin, Texas, designs and markets chips for the mass storage and server markets. It had revenue of $686,700 in the quarter ended June 30. Costa Mesa-based QLogic, which makes computer accessories, said it plans to take charges related to the deal in its second fiscal quarter.
July 15, 1999
QLogic Corp. directors, who have seen the Costa Mesa company's shares climb nearly sevenfold over the last year, have approved a 2-for-1 stock split. On July 30, shareholders of record July 22 will receive one additional share of common stock for each share they hold, the company said Wednesday. The stock moved up $4.06 a share Wednesday to close at $133.31. After the split, the provider of high-speed computer technology will have approximately 36 million shares outstanding.
January 14, 1999 |
QLogic Corp., a designer of computer interconnection technology whose stock was the second-biggest gainer last year among Orange County public companies, will move its headquarters into a 165,000-square-foot building in Aliso Viejo. The company expects to move into the new headquarters, twice the size of its current Costa Mesa space, late this year. A 10-year lease gives QLogic the option to buy the buildings and an undeveloped adjacent lot.
January 22, 1998
QLogic Corp., which designs and supplies semiconductor products, said net income for the third fiscal quarter more than doubled on record revenue. Net income for the quarter ended Dec. 28 rose to $3.9 million, or 43 cents a share, from $1.7 million, or 27 cents a share, for the year-earlier period. Revenue increased 20% to $20.9 million from $17.4 million.