VMware Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209864107/composite VMW -2.43% shares rose 6.1% in the extended session Thursday after the company's earnings topped consensus estimates. The company reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $386 million, or 92 cents a share, compared with $380 million, or 89 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Adjusted for stock compensation, among other things, earnings were $1.52 a share. Revenue rose to $2.73 billion from $2.45 billion in the year-ago period. Analysts surveyed by FactSet had estimated adjusted earnings of $1.20 a share on revenue of $2.64 billion. For the fiscal second quarter, analysts model adjusted earnings of $1.44 a share and sales of $2.79 billion. VMware stock has fallen 6.1% this year, with the S&P 500 index /zigman2/quotes/210599714/realtime SPX -1.08% falling 6%.