U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Jan. 26

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

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                                 Jan. 26
                                    2011  Q4/10  Q1/11    2010   2011  Total
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                                           ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                                57    569     88  1,080    530   2,824
 Up:                                  13    126     14    353    121     26%
 Down                                 16    149     23    217     97     23%
 Neutral                              28    250     46    475    252     45%
 Ex-Item Charges                       0     44      5     35     60      7%
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S&P 500:                              33    146     33    352    184     856
 Up:                                   7     28      4    120     38     26%
 Down                                  9     31      9     50     32     18%
 Neutral                              17     69     18    168     90     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                       0     18      2     14     24      8%
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ABT*  Abbott Laboratories        Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.88 to $0.90.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.96;
                                                  range $0.90 to $1.07.
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ABT*  Abbott Laboratories         2011     N   Expects eps of $4.54 to $4.64.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.63;
                                                  range $4.59 to $4.71.
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ALGN  Align Technology Inc       Q1/11     D   Expects gaap of $0.15 to $0.17.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.19;
                                                  range $0.16 to $0.21.
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AUDC  Audiocodes Ltd              2011     N   Expects eps of $0.41 to $0.46.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.46;
                                                  range $0.44 to $0.47.
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BA*   Boeing Co/The               2011     D   Expects eps of $3.80 to $4.00.
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                                               Mean estimate is $4.53;
                                                  range $3.80 to $5.15.
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BXP*  Boston Properties Inc      Q1/11     N   Expects ffo of $1.06 to $1.08.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.08;
                                                  range $1.04 to $1.10.
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BXP*  Boston Properties Inc       2011     U   Expects ffo of $4.45 to $4.60.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.41;
                                                  range $4.23 to $4.60.
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CBE   Cooper Industries Plc      Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.80 to $0.84.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.84;
                                                  range $0.82 to $0.89.
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CBE   Cooper Industries Plc       2011     N   Expects eps of $3.60 to $3.80.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.72;
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                                                  range $3.45 to $3.90.
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CCI   Crown Castle Intl Corp      2011     N   Expects eps of $0.22 to $0.53.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.42;
                                                  range $0.27 to $0.57.
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CCI   Crown Castle Intl Corp     Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.02 to $0.12.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.09;
                                                  range $0.03 to $0.14.
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CODE  Spansion Inc-Class A       Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.30 to $0.47.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.49;
                                                  range $0.43 to $0.55.
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CTXS* Citrix Systems Inc         Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.41.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.48;
                                                  range $0.40 to $0.53.
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CTXS* Citrix Systems Inc          2011     U   Expects eps of $2.29 to $2.33.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.28;
                                                  range $2.18 to $2.50.
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ESL   Esterline Technologies      2011     N   Expects eps of $4.55 to $4.80.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.61;
                                                  range $4.52 to $4.69.
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EWBC  East West Bancorp Inc       2011     U   Expects eps of $1.44 to $1.48.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.38;
                                                  range $1.18 to $1.50.
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EWBC  East West Bancorp Inc      Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $0.33 to $0.35.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.31;
                                                  range $0.27 to $0.34.
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EXC*  Exelon Corp                Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $1.00 to $1.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.03;
                                                  range $0.92 to $1.21.
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EXC*  Exelon Corp                 2011     N   Expects eps of $3.90 to $4.20.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.08;
                                                  range $3.81 to $4.40.
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FCFS  First Cash Finl Svcs Inc    2011     U   Expects eps of $2.02 to $2.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.01;
                                                  range $1.99 to $2.06.
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GD*   General Dynamics Corp       2011     N   Expects eps of $7.00 to $7.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $7.10;
                                                  range $6.80 to $7.35.
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LSI*  LSI Corp                   Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.07 to $0.13.
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                                               Mean estimate is $0.10;
                                                  range $0.08 to $0.11.
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QTM   Quantum Corp               Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.04 to $0.05.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.09;
                                                  range $0.07 to $0.10.
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ISSI  Integrated Silicon         Q1/11     D   Expects gaap of $0.18 to $0.25.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.28;
                                                  range $0.26 to $0.29.
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MMI*  Motorola Mobility Holdings Q1/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.09) to ($0.12)
                                               Mean estimate is $0.01;
                                                  range ($0.07) to $0.12.
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SBUX* Starbucks Corp             Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.35.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.38;
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                  range $0.34 to $0.41.
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TSCO  Tractor Supply Company      2011     U   Expects eps of $2.54 to $2.62.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.52;
                                                  range $2.42 to $2.67.
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CVD   Covance Inc                Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.56 to $0.59.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.59;
                                                  range $0.51 to $0.74.
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CVD   Covance Inc                 2011     N   Expects eps of $2.50 to $2.90.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.82;
                                                  range $2.70 to $2.90.
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VRTU  Virtusa Corp                2010     N   Expects eps of $0.64 to $0.68.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.66;
                                                  range $0.64 to $0.69.
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DRE   Duke Realty Corp            2011     N   Expects ffo of $1.06 to $1.18.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.11;
                                                  range $1.03 to $1.18.
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CTS   CTS Corp                    2011     D   Expects eps of $0.70 to $0.75.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.76;
                                                  range $0.73 to $0.78.
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BKI   Buckeye Technologies Inc   Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $0.63 to $0.67.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.47;
                                                  range $0.42 to $0.56.
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MKC*  Mccormick & Co-Non Vtg Shr  2011     N   Expects eps of $2.80 to $2.85.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.81;
                                                  range $2.76 to $2.85.
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MOH   Molina Healthcare Inc       2011     U   Expects eps of $2.20.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.11;
                                                  range $1.95 to $2.59.
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NFLX* Netflix Inc                Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $0.90 to $1.13.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.87;
                                                  range $0.73 to $1.00.
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PHH   PHH Corp                   Q4/10     D   Expects eps of $0.31.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.54;
                                                  range $0.52 to $0.55.
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PX*   Praxair Inc                Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $1.23 to $1.28.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.25;
                                                  range $1.22 to $1.31.
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PX*   Praxair Inc                 2011     N   Expects eps of $5.25 to $5.40.
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                                               Mean estimate is $5.36;
                                                  range $5.24 to $5.51.
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QCOM* Qualcomm Inc               Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $0.77 to $0.81.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.68;
                                                  range $0.61 to $0.77.
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QCOM* Qualcomm Inc                2011     U   Expects eps of $2.91 to $3.05.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.76;
                                                  range $2.45 to $2.97.
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ROK*  Rockwell Automation Inc     2011     U   Expects eps of $4.30 to $4.60.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.07;
                                                  range $3.80 to $4.30.
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RPT   Ramco-Gershenson Propertie  2011     D   Expects ffo of $0.90 to $1.00.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.08;
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                  range $1.00 to $1.28.
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SBUX* Starbucks Corp              2011     D   Expects eps of $1.43 to $1.47.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.49;
                                                  range $1.45 to $1.54.
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SBUX* Starbucks Corp             Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.32 to $0.33.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.35;
                                                  range $0.32 to $0.38.
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SBUX* Starbucks Corp             Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $0.32 to $0.33.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.36;
                                                  range $0.35 to $0.39.
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SO*   Southern Co                 2011     N   Expects eps of $2.48 to $2.56.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.53;
                                                  range $2.47 to $2.60.
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STJ*  St Jude Medical Inc        Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.77 to $0.79.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.79;
                                                  range $0.73 to $0.85.
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STJ*  St Jude Medical Inc         2011     N   Expects eps of $3.25 to $3.30.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.28;
                                                  range $3.08 to $3.38.
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SYMC* Symantec Corp              Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.36.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.35;
                                                  range $0.32 to $0.39.
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TXT*  Textron Inc                 2011     D   Expects eps of $1.00 to $1.15.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.24;
                                                  range $1.00 to $1.50.
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VAR*  Varian Medical Systems Inc  2011     U   Expects eps of $3.39 to $3.45.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.38;
                                                  range $3.21 to $3.62.
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VAR*  Varian Medical Systems Inc Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.83 to $0.86.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.84;
                                                  range $0.81 to $0.86.
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VRTU  Virtusa Corp               Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.19 to $0.23.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.21;
                                                  range $0.19 to $0.23.
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WLP*  Wellpoint Inc               2011     N   Expects gaap at least $6.30.
                                               Mean estimate is $6.59;
                                                  range $6.36 to $6.90.
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XRX*  Xerox Corp                 Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.20 to $0.22.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.22;
                                                  range $0.20 to $0.25.
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XRX*  Xerox Corp                  2011     N   Expects eps of $1.05 to $1.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.09;
                                                  range $1.05 to $1.15.
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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 company announced
extraordinary items which will have an impact on future
earnings per share.

SOURCE: Bloomberg

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