ORANGE COUNTY EARNINGS
Platinum Software Corp.: The Irvine accounting software company reported profit of $5.7 million, or 19 cents a share, for the fourth fiscal quarter, contrasted with a net loss of $2.9 million, or 12 cents a share, a year ago. Revenue for the quarter ended June 30 rose 79% to $32.2 million from $18 million. The company posted profit of $13.3 million, or 45 cents a share, for the year, contrasted with a net loss of $4.4 million, or 20 cents a share, for the prior year. Revenue increased 62% to $98.5 million from $60.8 million.