Today's Research on JDS Uniphase and CIENA:The Benefits of Improving U.S. Economy and Replacement Demand

Feb 25, 2013, 08:00 ET from

LONDON, February 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

With the U.S. economy showing significant signs of improvement,increased private sector hiring,gains in housing and automobile markets and expansion of domestic energy production and manufacturing are among the macro-trends likely to instill more confidence in the economy. Replacement demand coupled with the constant need for faster and better communication will ensure stable growth for the communication equipment industry. JDS Uniphase Corporation (NASDAQ: JDSU) and CIENA Corporation (NASDAQ: CIEN) would be some of the biggest gainers of these trends. StockCall professionals have completed their technical analysis on JDS Uniphase and CIENA and these free reports are accessible by registering at  

JDS Uniphase announced second quarter results

JDS Uniphase innovates and collaborates with customers to build and operate the highest-performing and highest-value networks in the world, with diverse technology portfolio which fights counterfeiting and enables high-powered commercial lasers for a range of applications. For second quarter, the company reported Non-GAAP Net Income of $42.3 million or $0.18 per share on Non-GAAP Net revenues of $429.4 million. Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific represented 49.9%, 23.8% and 26.3%, respectively, of total net revenue for the quarter. For the third quarter of fiscal 2013, ending March 30, 2013, the Company expects non-GAAP net revenue to be $405 to $425 million. Sign up for the free technical research on JDS Uniphase Corp. at  

 "JDSU delivered a strong fiscal Q2, with revenue at the top of our guidance range and operating margins exceeding expectations across all three business segments," said Tom Waechter, President and CEO. He continued, "We are pleased with the progress we've made in aligning our product portfolio with customer spending priorities, resulting in a high percentage of revenue from new products and a positive impact on financial results. We are well-positioned for growth opportunities in 2013."

Brazil's Leading Operator Leverages Ciena's Coherent Optical Technology

CIENA is the network specialist who collaborates with customers worldwide to unlock the strategic potential of their networks and fundamentally change the way they perform and compete. CIENA leverages its deep expertise in packet and optical networking and distributed software automation to delivering solutions in alignment with OP[n], its approach for building open next-generation networks. The company announced that its 100G solution, architected with WaveLogic Coherent Optical Processors, has been deployed by Telefonica Vivo. This is the first active 100G network in Brazil, which connects native 100GbE channels to the DWDM system to provide unprecedented speeds for outbound international traffic. The network includes 100G routes that connect the cities of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Praia Grande, Brazil. Ciena's industry-leading 100G coherent solution will add significant bandwidth, scalability and reliability to Telefonica Vivo's network infrastructure. Be sure to read our latest technical research on CIENA Corp. by registering at  

Fabio Medina, vice president and general manager, Central and Latin America, CIENA, said, "Demand for capacity will continue to grow because of the increasing number of connections to public and private networks, as well as the business and consumer demand for applications such as video and remote storage. Addressing this challenge requires a network that is future-proof and that combines intelligence, scalability and high capacity - and that is where CIENA's intelligent infrastructure comes into play. We are thrilled to support Telefonica Vivo in building the country's first 100G network which will allow Brazilians to enjoy advanced, high-speed applications and services."

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