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Cloudera Surges as It Puts Estimates to Shame

Jacob Sonenshine

, a little-known small-cap cloud software company, blew earnings estimates out of the water, sending the stock up 11.69% to $12.94 a share on Thursday. "We are pleased with our execution in Q3 and our progress on the strategic combination we have announced with Hortonworks," said CEO Tom Reilly. Cloudera announced in October it was buying Hortonworks Inc.