U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Nov. 5

The following U.S. companies provided their financial outlooks today. There were a total of 34 outlooks. The table is sorted alphabetically by ticker symbol. Earnings estimates are provided by Bloomberg.

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                              Daily            Accumulative^
                              Tally     Q3/10 Q4/10 2010  2011 % Total
Total Reported:                 34       534   339   938   257    2068
       Up                        6       117    72   314    63     27%
       Down                     11       150    82   176    52     22%
       Neutral                  15       235   173   424   121     46%
       Ex-Item Charges           2        32    12    24    21      4%

S&P500 Universe:                         130    82   310    79     601
       Up                                 29    16   108    19     29%
       Down                               30    16    45    15     18%
       Neutral                            63    47   148    36     49%
       Ex-Item Charges                     8     3     9     9      5%
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TICKER                                 UP/
SYMBOL COMPANY NAME           PERIOD   DOWN  GUIDANCE
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ABCO   ADVISORY BOARD CO/THE   2010     D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $1.20-$1.28 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $1.29;
                                               range $1.18-$1.37.

AMKR   AMKOR TECHNOLOGY INC    Q4/10    N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               23c-31c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 30c;
                                               range 26c-37c.

AWI    ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUST  2010     D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $1.69-$1.79 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $1.73;
                                               range $1.65-$1.80.

CCIX   COLEMAN CABLE INC       Q4/10    D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               4c-18c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 19c;
                                               range 16c-22c.

CEDC   CENTRAL EURO DISTRIBUT  2010     D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $1.50-$1.70 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $1.83;
                                               range $1.20-$2.26.

CRMT   AMERICA’S CAR-MART INC  Q3/10    X   Expects 3c charges from
                                               early pay-off penalty
                                               with a term loan.
                                            Mean estimate is 64c;
                                               range 61c-65c.

CVH*   COVENTRY HEALTH CARE I  2010     U   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $3.52-$3.62 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $2.94;
                                               range $2.66-$3.25.

DLB    DOLBY LABORATORIES INC  2011     N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $2.87-$3.03 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $2.96;
                                               range $2.69-$3.11.

ERES   ERESEARCH TECHNOLOGY I  2010     D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               33c-35c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 36c;
                                               range 34c-37c.

GENZ*  GENZYME CORP            Q4/10    X   Expects to take $24-27 million
                                               restructuring charges.
                                            Mean estimate is 90c;
                                               range 84c-97c.

GTEC   GLOBAL DEFENSE TECHNOL  Q4/10    N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               31c-33c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 31c;
                                               range 30c-32c.

GTEC   GLOBAL DEFENSE TECHNOL  2010     N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               88c-90c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 88c;
                                               range 87c-89c.

HME    HOME PROPERTIES INC     2010     N   Expects ffo to be in the
                                               $3.02-$3.06 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $3.03;
                                               range $2.97 to $3.08.

ICFI   ICF INTERNATIONAL INC   Q4/10    N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               33c-38c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 37c;
                                               range 35c-39c.

ICFI   ICF INTERNATIONAL INC   2010     N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $1.35-$1.40 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $1.40;
                                               range $1.37-$1.41.

INSP   INFOSPACE INC           Q4/10    D   Expects GAAP eps to be in the
                                               loss 3c to gain 3c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 4c;
                                               range loss 4c to gain 8c.

LOCM   LOCAL.COM CORP          Q4/10    N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               20c-21c range.
                                            One estimate of 20c.

LOCM   LOCAL.COM CORP          2010     N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               83c-84c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 84c;
                                               range 83c-84c.

MAA    MID-AMERICA APARTMENT   Q4/10    N   Expects ffo to be in the
                                               86c-$1.00 range.
                                            Mean estimate is 93c;
                                               range 90c to 96c.

MAA    MID-AMERICA APARTMENT   2010     U   Expects ffo to be in the
                                               $3.70-$3.84 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $3.57;
                                               range $3.49 to $3.78.

MHK    MOHAWK INDUSTRIES INC   Q4/10    N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               53c-63c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 62c;
                                               range 51c-72c.

MRX    MEDICIS PHARMACEUTICAL  Q4/10    N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               57c-62c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 60c;
                                               range 57c-63c.

MRX    MEDICIS PHARMACEUTICAL  2010     N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $2.25-$2.30 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $2.28;
                                               range $2.22-$2.33.

NFG    NATIONAL FUEL GAS CO    2011     N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $2.40-$2.70 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $2.66;
                                               range $2.33-$2.90.

NILE   BLUE NILE INC           Q4/10    D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               41c-46c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 49c;
                                               range 41c-58c.

OLP    ONE LIBERTY PROPERTIES  2010     U   Expects ffo to be in the
                                               $1.60-$1.64 range.
                                            No estimate available

PMC    PHARMERICA CORP         2010     N   Expects eps to be in the
                                               84c-91c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 87c;
                                               range 81c-91c.

SEM    SELECT MEDICAL HOLDING  Q4/10    D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               14c-17c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 18c;
                                               range 15c-21c.

SOLR   GT SOLAR INTERNATIONAL  2010     U   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $1.00-$1.10 range.
                                            Mean estimate is 93c;
                                               range 84c-97c.

THS    TREEHOUSE FOODS INC     2010     D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               $2.70-$2.75 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $2.76;
                                               range $2.70-$2.89.

TTMI   TTM TECHNOLOGIES        Q4/10    U   Expects eps to be in the
                                               35c-42c range.
                                            Mean estimate is 33c;
                                               range 31c-37c.

TW     TOWERS WATSON & CO-CL   Q4/10    D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               97c-$1.00 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $1.05;
                                               range 88c-$1.15.

USHS   US HOME SYSTEMS INC     Q4/10    D   Expects eps to be in the
                                               5c-6c range.
                                            One estimate of 9c.

VTR*   VENTAS INC              2010     U   Expects ffo to be in the
                                               $2.84-$2.86 range.
                                            Mean estimate is $2.81;
                                               range $2.76 to $2.85.

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* - Company in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.
# - The estimates might not be comparable to the company guidance.
^ - The accumulative figures starts July 2010.

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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