* Q4 adj EPS $0.49 vs est $0.41
* Q4 revenue $248.2 mln vs est $244.3 mln
* Sees FY11 rev $1-1.01 bln vs est $999.7 mln
* Shares up 3 pct after the bell
Aug 26 Micros Systems Inc MCRS.O, which
provides information systems to the hospitality industry,
reported quarterly results ahead of Wall Street estimates,
helped by double-digit growth across its service and software
For fiscal 2011, the company forecast revenue of $1-1.01
billion. Analysts were looking for $999.7 million.
Fourth-quarter net income rose to $33.9 million, or 42
cents per share, from $22.9 million, or 28 cents per share, a
Excluding items, the company earned 49 cents per share,
above analysts' forecast of 41 cents per share, according to
Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Revenue rose 11 percent to $248.2 million, beating
analysts' forecast of $244.3 million.
Service revenue, which accounted for about 65 percent of
the company's total revenue, grew 12 percent to $162.1 million,
while software revenue grew 13 percent to 34.1 million.
The company's shares, which have gained 19 percent in the
last six months, were trading up 3 percent at $36.50 after the
bell. They closed at $35.40 Thursday on Nasdaq.
(Reporting by Mansi Dutta in Bangalore; Editing by Vinu