UPDATE: AeroVironment FQ2 Profit Surges 33%
AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) reported a 33% surge in its fiscal second-quarter profit.
AeroVironment's quarterly profit rose to $8.7 million, or $0.39 per share, from $6.6 million, or $0.30 per share, in the year-ago period.
Its revenue dropped 0.1% to $80.3 million. However, analysts were estimating a profit of $0.22 per share on revenue of $77 million.
Its gross margin rose to 44.4% from 38.1%
AeroVironment shares climbed 9.82% to $22.25 in after-hours trading.
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