U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Sept. 21

The following U.S. companies provided their financial outlooks today. There were a total of 12 outlooks. The table is sorted alphabetically by ticker symbol. Earnings estimates are provided by Bloomberg.

TICKER                       FISCAL   UP/
SYMBOL COMPANY NAME          PERIOD   DOWN  GUIDANCE
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AAWW   ATLAS AIR WORLDWIDE HO  2010     U  Expects eps to be exceeding $5.30.
                                           Mean estimate is $4.83;
                                              range $4.50-$5.46.

ADBE*  ADOBE SYSTEMS INC       Q3/10    N  Expects eps to be in the
                                              48c-54c range.
                                           Mean estimate is 53c;
                                              range 50c-59c.

CCL*   CARNIVAL CORP           Q3/10    N  Expects eps to be in the
                                              32c-36c range.
                                           Mean estimate is 35c;
                                              range 29c-42c.

CCL*   CARNIVAL CORP           2010     U  Expects eps to be in the
                                              $2.48-$2.52 range.
                                           Mean estimate is $2.36;
                                              range $2.25-$2.55.

CLX*   CLOROX COMPANY          2011     X  Expects eps to be reduced 20c-25c
                                             selling its auto business.
                                           Mean estimate is $4.58;
                                              range $4.12-$4.77.

CTAS*  CINTAS CORP             2011     N  Expects eps to be in the
                                              $1.55-$1.63 range.
                                           Mean estimate is $1.55;
                                              range $1.50-$1.61.

DRI*   DARDEN RESTAURANTS INC  2011     N  Expects eps to be in the
                                              $3.26-$3.35 range.
                                           Mean estimate is $3.31;
                                              range $3.20-$3.40.

DVA*   DAVITA INC              Q3/10    N  Expects eps to be in the
                                              $1.11-$1.14 range.
                                           Mean estimate is $1.13;
                                              range $1.10-$1.15.

FDS    FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTE  Q3/10    U  Expects eps to be in the
                                              84c-86c range.
                                           Mean estimate is 82c;
                                              range 80c-83c.

MOVE   MOVE INC                2011     X  Expects eps to be reduced 1c-2c
                                              acquiring Threewide Corp.
                                           Mean estimate is 7c;
                                              range 3c-10c.

PRSC   PROVIDENCE SERVICE COR  Q3/10    U  Expects eps to be in the
                                              20c-22c range.
                                           Mean estimate is 7c;
                                              range 5c-9c.

SWKS   SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS INC  Q3/10    U  Expects eps to be 40c.
                                           Mean estimate is 37c;
                                              range 33c-38c.

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Total Reported:                          12
       Up                                 5
       Down                               0
       Neutral                            5
       Ex-Item Charges                    2
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* - Company in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.
# - The estimates might not be comparable to the company guidance.

Note: Up, Down and Neutral ratings are based on a comparison between
the company forecast and the consensus analyst estimate.
Ex-item charges are companies announced extraordinary items which
will have impact on the EPS.

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