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U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Feb. 9

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

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                                  Feb. 9
                                    2011  Q4/10  Q1/11    2010   2011  Total
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                                           ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                                61    582    259  1,104    787   3,297
 Up:                                   8    132     45    363    171     25%
 Down                                 22    153     86    220    154     23%
 Neutral                              31    252    122    486    394     45%
 Ex-Item Charges                       0     45      6     35     68      6%
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S&P 500:                              16    151     77    358    276   1,008
 Up:                                   1     31     13    122     51     25%
 Down                                  4     31     25     52     52     19%
 Neutral                              11     70     37    170    147     49%
 Ex-Item Charges                       0     19      2     14     26      8%
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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AAP   Advance Auto Parts Inc      2011     N   Expects eps of $4.60 to $4.80.
                                               Mean estimate is $4.61;
                                                  range $4.39 to $4.81.
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AGL   AGL Resources Inc           2011     N   Expects eps of $3.10 to $3.20.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.12;
                                                  range $3.05 to $3.18.
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AKAM* Akamai Technologies Inc    Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.37.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.39;
                                                  range $0.37 to $0.41.
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AKR   Acadia Realty Trust         2011     N   Expects ffo of $0.94 to $1.05.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.01;
                                                  range $0.92 to $1.06.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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AMKR  Amkor Technology Inc       Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.05 to $0.14.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.22;
                                                  range $0.17 to $0.28.
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ARRS  Arris Group Inc            Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.14 to $0.18.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.15;
                                                  range $0.14 to $0.17.
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ATVI  Activision Blizzard Inc    Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.07.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.10;
                                                  range $0.08 to $0.11.
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ATVI  Activision Blizzard Inc     2011     D   Expects eps of $0.70.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.83;
                                                  range $0.77 to $0.91.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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BAH   Booz Allen Hamilton Holdin  2010     N   Expects eps of $1.09 to $1.13.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.12;
                                                  range $1.03 to $1.25.
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BAH   Booz Allen Hamilton Holdin  2011     U   Expects eps of $1.45 to $1.55.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.43;
                                                  range $1.31 to $1.61.
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CSC*  Computer Sciences Corp      2010     D   Expects eps of $5.20.
                                               Mean estimate is $5.38;
                                                  range $5.30 to $5.44.
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CSC*  Computer Sciences Corp     Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $1.57.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.81;
                                                  range $1.78 to $1.85.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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CVA   Covanta Holding Corp        2011     D   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.55.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.69;
                                                  range $0.62 to $0.80.
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CXW   Corrections Corp Of America Q1/11    N   Expects eps of $0.32 to $0.33.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.32;
                                                  range $0.31 to $0.34.
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CXW   Corrections Corp Of America 2011     N   Expects eps of $1.37 to $1.45.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.41;
                                                  range $1.38 to $1.45.
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DEI   Douglas Emmett Inc          2011     N   Expects ffo of $1.23 to $1.31.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.31;
                                                  range $1.24 to $1.38.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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DFT   Dupont Fabros Technology   Q1/11     N   Expects ffo of $0.36 to $0.39.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.39;
                                                  range $0.35 to $0.42.
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DFT   Dupont Fabros Technology    2011     N   Expects ffo of $1.50 to $1.70.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.60;
                                                  range $1.43 to $1.72.
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DTE*  DTE Energy Company          2011     N   Expects eps of $3.40 to $3.70.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.61;
                                                  range $3.45 to $3.74.
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EFX*  Equifax Inc                Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.56 to $0.59.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.61;
                                                  range $0.60 to $0.62.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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ENS   Enersys                    Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $0.68 to $0.72.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.63;
                                                  range $0.55 to $0.69.
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EPIC  Epicor Software Corp       Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.13 to $0.15.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.13;
                                                  range $0.12 to $0.16.
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EXBD  Corporate Executive Board   2011     D   Expects eps of $1.45 to $1.65.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.72;
                                                  range $1.60 to $1.80.
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FLIR* Flir Systems Inc            2011     N   Expects eps of $1.65 to $1.75.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.74;
                                                  range $1.55 to $1.93.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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GTS   Triple-S Management Corp-B  2011     U   Expects eps of $2.13 to $2.23.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.10;
                                                  range $2.00 to $2.23.
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HGR   Hanger Orthopedic Group In  2011     U   Expects eps of $1.63 to $1.68.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.57;
                                                  range $1.45 to $1.69.
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HIBB  Hibbett Sports Inc         Q4/10     D   Expects eps of $0.42 to $0.44.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.50;
                                                  range $0.43 to $0.53.
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IR*   Ingersoll-Rand Plc         Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.25 to $0.35.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.34;
                                                  range $0.29 to $0.41.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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IR*   Ingersoll-Rand Plc          2011     N   Expects eps of $2.90 to $3.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.10;
                                                  range $2.80 to $3.27.
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IRBT  Irobot Corp                Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.20 to $0.24.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                  range $0.18 to $0.24.
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IRBT  Irobot Corp                 2011     N   Expects eps of $0.90 to $1.00.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.94;
                                                  range $0.78 to $1.08.
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KIM*  Kimco Realty Corp           2011     N   Expects ffo of $1.17 to $1.21.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.19;
                                                  range $1.15 to $1.24.
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LOOP  Loopnet Inc                Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.04.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.07;
                                                  range $0.07 to $0.07.
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MDMD  Mediamind Techologies Inc  Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.04 to $0.07.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.09;
                                                  range $0.04 to $0.09.
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MMM*  3M Co                       2011     N   Expects eps of $6.17 to $6.42.
                                               Mean estimate is $6.21;
                                                  range $6.00 to $6.60.
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NRCI  National Research Corp      2011     U   Expects eps of $1.65.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.62;
                                                  range $1.62 to $1.62.
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OSUR  Orasure Technologies Inc   Q1/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.08).
                                               Mean estimate is ($0.07);
                                                  range ($0.08) to ($0.05).
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PACR  Pacer International Inc     2011     D   Expects eps of $0.25 to $0.30.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.39;
                                                  range $0.35 to $0.50.
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PLAB  Photronics Inc             Q4/10     U   Expects eps of $0.17 to $0.19.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.11;
                                                  range $0.10 to $0.12.
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PNCL  Pinnacle Airlines Corp     Q4/10     D   Expects eps of $0.12 to $0.15.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.30;
                                                  range $0.13 to $0.38.
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PPS   Post Properties Inc         2011     N   Expects ffo of $1.49 to $1.67.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.54;
                                                  range $1.45 to $1.62.
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PRO   Pros Holdings Inc          Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.05 to $0.06.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.05;
                                                  range $0.03 to $0.07.
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SCI   Service Corp International  2011     N   Expects eps of $0.56 to $0.64.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.58;
                                                  range $0.55 to $0.61.
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SCSS  Select Comfort Corporation  2011     U   Expects eps of $0.68 to $0.74.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.66;
                                                  range $0.60 to $0.70.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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SFSF  Successfactors Inc         Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.00.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.01;
                                                  range ($0.01) to $0.03.
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SFSF  Successfactors Inc          2011     D   Expects eps of $0.00.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.11;
                                                  range $0.05 to $0.20.
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SIAL* Sigma-Aldrich               2011     N   Expects eps of $3.45 to $3.60.
                                               Mean estimate is $3.56;
                                                  range $3.26 to $3.70.
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SON   Sonoco Products Co         Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.55 to $0.60.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.57;
                                                  range $0.55 to $0.60.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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SON   Sonoco Products Co          2011     N   Expects eps of $2.52 to $2.62.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.62;
                                                  range $2.55 to $2.75.
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SPSC  SPS Commerce Inc           Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.05 to $0.06.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.07;
                                                  range $0.06 to $0.07.
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SPSC  SPS Commerce Inc            2011     D   Expects eps of $0.29 to $0.33.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.34;
                                                  range $0.32 to $0.37.
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SWI   Solarwinds Inc              2011     N   Expects eps of $0.82 to $0.88.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.86;
                                                  range $0.82 to $0.90.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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SWI   Solarwinds Inc             Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.18 to $0.19.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.19;
                                                  range $0.18 to $0.20.
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TLEO  Taleo Corp-Class A          2011     D   Expects eps of $0.88 to $0.90.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.93;
                                                  range $0.85 to $1.06.
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TLEO  Taleo Corp-Class A         Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.16 to $0.17.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.21;
                                                  range $0.18 to $0.23.
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TMK*  Torchmark Corp              2011     N   Expects eps of $6.75 to $7.10.
                                               Mean estimate is $6.89;
                                                  range $6.70 to $7.05.
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      Company                    Period  Down  Guidance
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TQNT  Triquint Semiconductor Inc Q1/11     D   Expects eps of $0.14 to $0.16.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                  range $0.18 to $0.22.
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WFMI* Whole Foods Market Inc      2011     U   Expects eps of $1.76 to $1.80.
                                               Mean estimate is $1.71;
                                                  range $1.68 to $1.78.
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WYN*  Wyndham Worldwide Corp      2011     N   Expects eps of $2.05 to $2.15.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.10;
                                                  range $2.02 to $2.19.
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WYN*  Wyndham Worldwide Corp     Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.37 to $0.41.
                                               Mean estimate is $0.40;
                                                  range $0.35 to $0.42.
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XRAY* Dentsply International Inc  2011     N   Expects eps of $2.00 to $2.08.
                                               Mean estimate is $2.06;
                                                  range $1.99 to $2.13.
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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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