[Reuters] Hewlett-Packard takes $8.8 billion charge, revenues fall

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[Reuters] Hewlett-Packard takes $8.8 billion charge, revenues fall - 11/20/12 01:13 PM

(Reuters) - Hewlett-Packard Co said on Tuesday it took an $8.8 billion charge related to its acquisition of software firm Autonomy, citing "serious accounting improprieties," as it swung to a fourth-quarter loss.