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Sourcefire EPS, sales top

The seller of protective gear and software to corporations and the gov't said EPS was 25 cents vs. 10 cents in '11, topping views by 4 cents. Revenue rose 30% to $58.8 mil, beating views of $55.8 mil. Sourcefire (FIRE) now sees '12 EPS of 80-82 cents, well above analyst views of 76 cents. The company cited momentum in the business and growing pipelines as the reason for the raised guidance. Shares rose 13.3% to 48.48.