U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for April 5

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

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                                April 5
                                   2011 Q1/11  Q2/11    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                                9    495     24  1,243     50   4,056
 Up:                                  1     89      2    253     17     24%
 Down                                 1    172      8    282      0     25%
 Neutral                              4    216     11    627     14     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                      3     18      3     81     19      6%
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S&P 500:                              3    123      8    369     34   1,175
 Up:                                  1     22      2     68     11     24%
 Down                                 0     43      3     80      2     20%
 Neutral                              1     52      3    193     10     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                      1      6      0     28     11      8%
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                                         Up/
      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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ANF   Abercrombie & Fitch        2012     U   Expects eps of $4.75.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.99;
                                                 range $3.16 to $5.14.
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ANGO  Angiodynamics Inc          2011     N   Expects eps of $0.48 to $0.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.49;
                                                 range $0.47 to $0.50.
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HCN   Health Care Reit Inc       2011     N   Expects ffo of $3.32 to $3.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.36;
                                                 range $3.04 to $3.72.
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ISCA  Intl Speedway Corp-Cl A    2011     N   Expects eps of $1.60 to $1.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.70;
                                                 range $1.60 to $1.75.


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                                         Up/
      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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OFC   Corporate Office Prop.     2011     X   Expects $1.96 to $2.18 ffo
                                                 a reduction from $2.35 to
                                                 $2.57 impairment of
                                                 Fort Richie property.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.42;
                                                 range $2.31 to $2.50.
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OFC   Corporate Office Properti Q1/11     X   Expects $0.12 to $0.15 ffo
                                                 a reduction from $.51 to
                                                 $.54 from impairment of
                                                 Fort Richie property.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.52;
                                                 range $0.51 to $0.54.

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                                         Up/
      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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PG    Procter & Gamble Co       2012     X   Expects $0.04 to $0.02 eps
                                                 charge from sale of Pringles
                                                 to Diamond Foods.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.36;
                                                 range $4.27 to $4.42.
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PSEC  Prospect Capital Corp     Q1/11     N   Expects eps of $0.25 to $0.27.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.26;
                                                 range $0.23 to $0.29.
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VRNT  Verint Systems Inc         2011     D   Expects eps of $2.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.57;
                                                 range $2.47 to $2.63.
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NOTE: * Denotes company is in the S&P 500. Cumulative figures
begin in July 2010. Up (U), Down (D) and Neutral (N) ratings are
based on a comparison between the company forecast and the
consensus analyst estimate. Ex-item (X) charges are company
announced extraordinary items which will have an impact on
future earnings per share.

SOURCE: Bloomberg

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