In an update for investors, Adobe has revealed it expects to meet results at the high end of its stated targets during its current quarter.

The company also said it expects to close its acquisition of Macromedia in autumn, either in late November or in December.

The company's fourth quarter of fiscal 2005 ends on December 2, 2005. Adobe expects to achieve results toward the high end of the financial target ranges - revenue of $490 to $510 million, and earnings per share of $0.27 to $0.29.

Demand for Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Creative Suite remains strong in all its business areas, the company explained.