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Acme Packet (APKT)
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Emcee:  Paul Chiu Type:  Moderated
2006-10-12 after 7pm Priced at $9.50




The leader in SBC** (session border controllers) that enable interactive communications, such as VoIP.

Set to price the week of October 9, 2006

Lead underwriter is Goldman Sachs

Price Range $6.50 - $7.50
Shares Offered 11.5 mm
Market Cap $447.1
Revenues $58
Net Income $11
*Revenues and Net Income is for last twelve months ending 6/30/06


APKT will release earnings Nov 8, 2006


SEC Docs here:
sec.gov Packet&action=getcompany


**What the hell is a SBC???
Answer from the company website:


About session border controllers

Session border controllers (SBC) is a new category of network equipment that provides critical control functions to enable high quality interactive communications across IP network borders.

A "session" is any real-time, interactive voice, video or multimedia communication using layer 5 IP session signaling protocols such as SIP, H.323, MGCP or Megaco/H.248.

The "border" is any IP-IP network border such as those between service provider and customer/subscriber, or between two service providers.

The "control" functions span security, service assurance and law enforcement requirements.

• Security - protect service infrastructure and customer/supplier relationships from attack
• Service Assurance - guarantee SLAs, maximize service reach, enable new services, protect against service theft and minimize costs

• Law enforcement - provide legal intercept capabilities
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291Buy Acme Packet; It's Mellanox In Reverse January 31, 2013 | 1 commentby:Cooters-2/1/2013
290and follow-up comments minyanville.com Top Spec and Tech for 2013: Acme PaCooters-1/4/2013
289Stifel upgrades APKT to Buy blogs.barrons.com APKT: Stifel Ups to Buy on WaCooters-1/4/2013
288Look who put out news on Acme Packet. newspakistan.pkSr K-9/13/2012
287finance.yahoo.com +7.87% Sr K-5/29/2012
286Some of the hope for Acme Packet is their partnering with Microsoft, including LSr K-4/3/2012
285Acme Packet And Voice Over LTE seekingalpha.comJakeStraw-4/3/2012
284Acme Packet, Inc. (APKT) is now covered by analysts at Jefferies Group. They seJakeStraw-1/19/2012
283Acme Packet, Inc. (APKT) was upgraded today by analysts at Morgan Keegan from JakeStraw-12/14/2011
282Acme Packet, Inc. (APKT) is now covered by analysts at Wells Fargo & Co.. TJakeStraw-12/9/2011
281Thank you for pointing me to that presentation. LJM-11/2/2011
280The move coincided with the presentation at Needham at 11:20. It's availableSr K-11/1/2011
279Interesting move in APKT today? While the NAZ bleeds, APKT is up over 8 percentLJM-11/1/2011
278Acme Packet, Inc. is now covered by analysts at Kaufman Brothers. The analysts JakeStraw-7/29/2011
277Acme Packet beat prior guidance for earnings and revenues, but fell 8% AH to 54.Sr K-7/21/2011
276Quarterly Changes to the NASDAQ Q-50 Index 06/10 08:00 PM --- NEW YORK, Sr K-6/10/2011
275Acme Packet and CallMiner Announce Partnership to Enable Speech Analytics in theSr K-5/2/2011
274Amazing delayed reaction to Q1 report and cc. ATH 81.00Sr K-4/27/2011
273ATH 79.48 a day ahead of Q1 financial reportSr K-4/25/2011
272APKT setting up for AT highs at the open. Bid 78.00.Sr K-4/21/2011
271Acme Packet: The Ghost in the Machine April 07, 2011 seekingalpha.comJakeStraw14/7/2011
270Barclays Capital analysts raised their price target on shares of Acme Packet, InJakeStraw14/4/2011
269Today's close of 76.91 is a record close. And today's low, for the secSr K-3/4/2011
2682/15/2011 short interest 4,032,166, highest since 9/15/2010.Sr K-2/26/2011
267That acquisition was announced 2/1 in the year-end cc, and maybe in the earlier Sr K-2/25/2011
266Acme Packet buys Newfound Communications bizjournals.comJakeStraw-2/25/2011
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