CA Technologies handily topped earnings expectations for its fiscal third quarter even as revenue slipped 3 percent from a year ago.
The company reported third quarter earnings of $232 million, or 51 cents a share, on revenue of $1.16 billion, down from $1.19 billion a year ago. Non-GAAP earnings for the third quarter was 84 cents a share.
Wall Street was expecting CA to report non-GAAP third quarter earnings of 70 cents a share on revenue of $1.13 billion.
Separately, CA said that George Fischer, head of CA's global sales, will retire. He will be replaced by Adam Elster, who currently runs CA's mainframe and customer success unit.