U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Nov. 11

The following U.S. companies provided their financial outlooks today:

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                                Nov. 11   3Q       4Q
                                  2010   2010     2010   2010   2011    Total
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Total:                             17     535      391    964    280   2,170
 Up:                                1     118       82    319     67     27%
 Down                               5     150       98    185     59     23%
 Neutral                           10     235      198    435    132     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                    1      32       13     25     22      4%
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S&P 500:                            2     130       87    310     84     611
 Up:                                0      29       17    108     21     29%
 Down                               1      30       19     45     17     18%
 Neutral                            1      63       48    148     37     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                    0       8        3      9      9      5%
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                                       Down    Guidance
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ACM   Aecom Technology Corp       2011  D      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $2.20 to $2.30 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.31;
                                                  range $2.20 to $2.40 range.
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AFCE  Afc Enterprises             2010  N      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.81 to $0.83 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.82;
                                                  range $0.80 to $0.84 range.
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BDC   Belden Inc                  2011  X      Sees acquisition of Thomas &
                                                  Betts adding $0.05 per share
                                                  to 2011 eps.
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                                        Up/
                                       Down    Guidance
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CPKI  California Pizza Kitchen     4Q   D      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.05 to $0.07 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.15;
                                                  range $0.11 to $0.19 range.
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CSCO* Cisco Systems Inc            2Q   D      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.32 to $0.35 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.37;
                                                  range $0.33 to $0.44 range.
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CNQR  Concur Technologies Inc      1Q   D      Expects eps to be $0.18.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.22;
                                                  range $0.18 to $0.33 range.
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                                        Up/
                                       Down    Guidance
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DVOX  Dynavox Inc-Class A         2011  D      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.21 to $0.27 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.47;
                                                  range $0.45 to $0.49 range.
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FNSR  Finisar Corporation          3Q   U      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.41 to $0.43 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.36;
                                                  range $0.31 to $0.39 range.
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EXL   Excel Trust Inc              4Q   N      Expects FFO to be in the
                                                  $0.14 to $0.18 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.18;
                                                  range $0.13 to $0.24 range.
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                                        Up/
                                       Down    Guidance
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EXL   Excel Trust Inc             2011  N      Expects FFO to be in the
                                                  $0.80 to $0.95 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.89;
                                                  range $0.75 to $0.99 range.
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KSS*  Kohls Corp                   4Q   N      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $1.51 to $1.59 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.57;
                                                  range $1.47 to $1.67 range.
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MMS   Maximus Inc                 2011  N      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $3.95 to $4.15 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.99;
                                                  range $3.75 to $4.11 range.



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                                        Up/
                                       Down    Guidance
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MSCC  Microsemi Corp               1Q   N      Expects Non GAAP to be in the
                                                  $0.36 to $0.39 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.37;
                                                  range $0.35 to $0.39 range.
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SPWRA Sunpower Corp-Class A        4Q   N      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.95 to $1.15 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.08;
                                                  range $0.79 to $1.30 range.
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TTEK  Tetra Tech Inc               1Q   N      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.31 to $0.33 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.33;
                                                  range $0.30 to $0.36 range.
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                                        Up/
                                       Down    Guidance
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TTEK  Tetra Tech Inc              2011  N      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $1.28 to $1.40 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.37;
                                                  range $1.28 to $1.42 range.
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VIVO  Meridian Bioscience Inc     2011  N      Expects eps to be in the
                                                  $0.77 to $0.82 range.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.81;
                                                  range $0.80 to $0.82 range.
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NOTE: * Denotes company is in the S&P 500. Cumulative figures
begin in July 2010. Up, Down and Neutral ratings are based on a
comparison between the company forecast and the consensus
analyst estimate. Ex-item charges are compnay announced
extraordinary items which will have an impact on future
earnings per share.

SOURCE: Bloomberg

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