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What: Shares of enterprise software designer Compuware
So what: Last night's earnings report was full of good news that helped Compuware beat expectations on both the top and bottom lines. Application development tools and related products for IBM
Now what: With one foot in the traditional (some would say legacy) part of the IT sector and the other in more forward-looking technologies, Compuware provides a tasty blend of stability and growth. Still, Compuware's margins are thinner than those of close rivals IBM, BMC Software
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