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HP Takes $8.8B Charge, “Misled” by Autonomy Accounting

NOV 20, 2012 9:45am ET
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November 20, 2012 (Bloomberg) – Hewlett-Packard Co. took an $8.8 billion charge citing “a willful effort to mislead investors and potential buyers” at Autonomy Corp., the software company it agreed to purchase last year for $10.3 billion.

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