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U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Feb. 1

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

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                                  Feb. 1
                                    2011  Q4/10  Q1/11    2010   2011  Total
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                                           ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                                64    571    160  1,091    630   3,013
 Up:                                  15    126     31    358    142     26%
 Down                                 11    150     44    217    115     23%
 Neutral                              37    250     79    481    307     45%
 Ex-Item Charges                       1     45      6     35     66      7%
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S&P 500:                              20    147     55    355    221     922
 Up:                                   4     28     11    121     44     26%
 Down                                  1     31     15     50     39     18%
 Neutral                              14     69     27    170    112     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                       1     19      2     14     26      8%
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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ADS   Alliance Data Systems Corp Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $1.65.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.63;
                                                  range $1.45 to $1.80.
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ADS   Alliance Data Systems Corp  2011     N   Expects eps of $6.75.
                                               Mean estimate is $6.75;
                                                  range $6.37 to $6.88.
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AMG   Affiliated Managers Group   2011     N   Expects eps of $6.80 to $7.60.
                                               Mean estimate is $7.42;
                                                  range $7.00 to $8.19.
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AMSC  American Superconductor Co  2010     U   Expects eps of $1.33 to $1.38.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.30;
                                                  range $1.25 to $1.35.
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APKT  Acme Packet Inc             2011     U   Expects eps of $1.05.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.04;
                                                  range $0.92 to $1.22.
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AVP*  Avon Products Inc          Q4/10     X   Expects $0.09 eps charge from
                                                  restructuring charges.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.67;
                                                  range $0.63 to $0.71.
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BBND  Bigband Networks Inc       Q1/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.12) to ($0.09)
                                               Mean estimate is ($0.05);
                                                  range ($0.05) to ($0.04).
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BBOX  Black Box Corp             Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.79 to $0.84.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.84;
                                                  range $0.83 to $0.84.
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BBOX  Black Box Corp              2011     U   Expects eps of $3.34 to $3.39.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.33;
                                                  range $3.32 to $3.33.
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BCR*  CR Bard Inc                Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $1.43 to $1.47.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.45;
                                                  range $1.41 to $1.51.
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BIIB* Biogen Idec Inc             2011     U   Expects eps at least $5.70.
                                               Mean estimate is $5.62;
                                                  range $5.22 to $5.99.
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BMS*  Bemis Company              Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.50 to $0.55.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.55;
                                                  range $0.51 to $0.59.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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BMS*  Bemis Company               2011     N   Expects eps of $2.33 to $2.48.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.46;
                                                  range $2.20 to $2.65.
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COCO  Corinthian Colleges Inc    Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.20 to $0.22.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                  range $0.08 to $0.26.
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COGO  Cogo Group Inc             Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.19.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.19;
                                                  range $0.18 to $0.19.
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DGX*  Quest Diagnostics Inc       2011     N   Expects eps of $4.25 to $4.45.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.28;
                                                  range $4.22 to $4.55.
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DHX   Dice Holdings Inc          Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.07.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.09;
                                                  range $0.09 to $0.09.
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DHX   Dice Holdings Inc           2011     D   Expects eps of $0.43.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.44;
                                                  range $0.41 to $0.46.
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EMN*  Eastman Chemical Co        Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $1.75 to $1.85.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.68;
                                                  range $1.57 to $1.81.
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EMR*  Emerson Electric Co         2011     N   Expects eps of $3.15 to $3.30.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.26;
                                                  range $3.15 to $3.40.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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ENR   Energizer Holdings Inc      2011     D   Expects eps of $5.10 to $5.30.
                                               Mean estimate is $6.16;
                                                  range $5.94 to $6.43.
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ENTG  Entegris Inc               Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.18 to $0.20.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.19;
                                                  range $0.14 to $0.23.
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ERTS* Electronic Arts Inc        Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.15 to $0.25.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.21;
                                                  range $0.15 to $0.27.
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ERTS* Electronic Arts Inc         2010     N   Expects eps of $0.60 to $0.70.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.65;
                                                  range $0.59 to $0.75.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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GKSR  G & K Services Inc -Cl A    2011     N   Expects eps of $1.50 to $1.65.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.50;
                                                  range $1.45 to $1.54.
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JDAS  JDA Software Group Inc      2011     D   Expects eps of $2.00 to $2.20.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.44;
                                                  range $2.21 to $2.63.
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KCI   Kinetic Concepts Inc        2011     N   Expects eps of $4.45 to $4.61.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.60;
                                                  range $4.50 to $4.72.
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KNSY  Kensey Nash Corp           Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.42 to $0.44.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.44;
                                                  range $0.42 to $0.45.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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KNSY  Kensey Nash Corp            2011     N   Expects eps of $1.70 to $1.75.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.73;
                                                  range $1.70 to $1.75.
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KRC   Kilroy Realty Corp          2011     N   Expects ffo of $2.20 to $2.40.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.31;
                                                  range $2.20 to $2.42.
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KTCC  Key Tronic Corp            Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.05 to $0.10.
                                               No estimate available.

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KTCC  Key Tronic Corp             2011     N   Expects eps of $0.55 to $0.65.
                                               No estimate available.

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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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LEA   Lear Corp                   2011     D   Expects eps of $9.20 to $9.85.
                                               Mean estimate is $9.86;
                                                  range $8.52 to $11.17.
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LEG*  Leggett & Platt Inc         2011     N   Expects eps of $1.20 to $1.40.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.37;
                                                  range $1.27 to $1.44.
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LSTR  Landstar System Inc        Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.38 to $0.45.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                  range $0.38 to $0.46.
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LSTR  Landstar System Inc         2011     N   Expects eps of $1.95 to $2.29.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.14;
                                                  range $2.08 to $2.28.
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LXK*  Lexmark International Inc- Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $1.18 to $1.28.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.15;
                                                  range $0.96 to $1.33.
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MANH  Manhattan Associates Inc    2011     U   Expects eps of $1.77 to $1.82.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.53;
                                                  range $1.52 to $1.54.
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MHP*  Mcgraw-Hill Companies Inc   2011     N   Expects eps of $2.79 to $2.89.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.89;
                                                  range $2.82 to $2.99.
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NI*   Nisource Inc                2011     N   Expects eps of $1.25 to $1.35.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.32;
                                                  range $1.25 to $1.35.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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NVLS* Novellus Systems Inc       Q1/11     N   Expects gaap of $0.95 to $1.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.02;
                                                  range $0.91 to $1.10.
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OESX  Orion Energy Systems Inc    2010     N   Expects gaap of $0.01 to $0.03.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.03;
                                                  range $0.02 to $0.04.
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OLN   Olin Corp                  Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.20 to $0.25.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.26;
                                                  range $0.18 to $0.30.
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PFE*  Pfizer Inc                  2011     D   Expects eps of $2.16 to $2.26.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.30;
                                                  range $2.07 to $2.37.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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PFE*  Pfizer Inc                  2012     U   Expects eps of $2.25 to $2.35.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.21;
                                                  range $1.93 to $2.33.
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PLT   Plantronics Inc            Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $0.58 to $0.62.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.57;
                                                  range $0.54 to $0.64.
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PNR   Pentair Inc                Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.42 to $0.45.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.45;
                                                  range $0.41 to $0.51.
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POWL  Powell Industries Inc       2011     N   Expects eps of $1.25 to $1.75.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.55;
                                                  range $1.45 to $1.63.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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PRGO  Perrigo Co                  2011     U   Expects eps of $3.75 to $3.90.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.71;
                                                  range $3.60 to $3.80.
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QLTY  Quality Distribution Inc   Q4/10     D   Expects eps of $0.05 to $0.06.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.08;
                                                  range $0.05 to $0.10.
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RGA   Reinsurance Group Of Ameri  2011     N   Expects eps of $6.70 to $7.30.
                                               Mean estimate is $7.15;
                                                  range $7.02 to $7.30.
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RSYS  Radisys Corp               Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.04 to $0.09.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.08;
                                                  range $0.05 to $0.10.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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SLGN  Silgan Holdings Inc         2011     N   Expects eps of $2.55 to $2.65.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.58;
                                                  range $2.42 to $2.75.
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SLGN  Silgan Holdings Inc        Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.40.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.46;
                                                  range $0.42 to $0.51.
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TGI   Triumph Group Inc           2010     U   Expects eps of $6.75.
                                               Mean estimate is $6.43;
                                                  range $5.90 to $6.77.
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TUP   Tupperware Brands Corp     Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.81 to $0.86.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.84;
                                                  range $0.79 to $0.88.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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TUP   Tupperware Brands Corp      2011     U   Expects eps of $4.23 to $4.33.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.15;
                                                  range $4.01 to $4.25.
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UPS*  United Parcel Service-Cl B  2011     N   Expects eps of $4.12 to $4.35.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.17;
                                                  range $3.86 to $4.42.
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VASC  Vascular Solutions Inc      2011     N   Expects eps of $0.50 to $0.54.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.52;
                                                  range $0.48 to $0.56.
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VASC  Vascular Solutions Inc     Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.08 to $0.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.11;
                                                  range $0.11 to $0.11.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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WBSN  Websense Inc                2011     U   Expects eps of $1.50 to $1.60.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.35;
                                                  range $1.25 to $1.42.
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WFR*  MEMC Electronic Materials   2011     N   Expects eps of $1.00 to $1.30.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.01;
                                                  range $0.65 to $1.59.
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WU*   Western Union Co            2011     N   Expects eps of $1.47 to $1.52.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.51;
                                                  range $1.44 to $1.59.
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WWW   Wolverine World Wide Inc    2011     U   Expects eps of $2.35 to $2.45.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.29;
                                                  range $2.22 to $2.33.
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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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