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Tech hardware giant Cisco just reported first quarter earnings, and the company beat expectations on both the top and bottom lines.

Adjusted earnings per share came in at $0.51 per share, ahead of analysts’ consensus estimate for $0.49 EPS.

Revenues in the first quarter were $12.22 billion, slightly above the consensus forecast for $12.17 billion.

Gross margin was 63.0%. Analysts were looking for 61.9%.

More to come…

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