U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for April 21

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

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                               April 21
                                   2011  Q1/11  Q2/11    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               67    517     82  1,333     55   4,236
 Up:                                 16     98     12    280     18     24%
 Down                                11    180     23    292      1     24%
 Neutral                             40    218     43    675     15     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0     21      4     86     21      6%
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S&P 500:                             24    126     30    404     35   1,237
 Up:                                  6     23      4     80     12     24%
 Down                                 2     44     10     85      2     20%
 Neutral                             16     52     15    211     10     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0      7      1     28     11      7%
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ADS   Alliance Data Systems      2011     N   Expects eps of $6.75 to $7.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.81;
                                                 range $6.27 to $6.96.
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AIT   Applied Industrial Tech    2011     U   Expects eps of $2.10 to $2.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.02;
                                                 range $1.95 to $2.05.
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AMGN* Amgen Inc                  2015     U   Expects eps of $7.25 to $8.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.91;
                                                 range $5.88 to $8.11.
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AMSG  Amsurg Corp               Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.42;
                                                 range $0.41 to $0.44.
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AMSG  Amsurg Corp                2011     D   Expects eps of $1.64 to $1.68.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.69;
                                                 range $1.64 to $1.80.
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APD*  Air Products & Chemicals  Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $1.42 to $1.47.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.45;
                                                 range $1.40 to $1.54.
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APD*  Air Products & Chemicals   2011     N   Expects eps of $5.65 to $5.75.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.69;
                                                 range $1.45 to $1.63.
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BAX*  Baxter International Inc  Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $1.01 to $1.03.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.01;
                                                 range $0.96 to $1.04.
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BAX*  Baxter International Inc   2011     N   Expects eps of $4.20 to $4.28.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.21;
                                                 range $4.08 to $4.25.
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BRKS  Brooks Automation Inc     Q1/11     U   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.36;
                                                 range $0.34 to $0.37.
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CAKE  Cheesecake Factory Inc    Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $0.39 to $0.41.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.46;
                                                 range $0.40 to $0.50.
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CAKE  Cheesecake Factory Inc     2011     N   Expects eps of $1.58 to $1.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.65;
                                                 range $1.58 to $1.75.
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COL*  Rockwell Collins Inc       2011     N   Expects eps of $3.90 to $4.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.07;
                                                 range $3.85 to $4.20.
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CRCC  Craftmatic Industries Inc  2011     N   Expects eps of $0.90 to $1.10.
                                              No estimate available.

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CSH   Cash America Intl Inc     Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.75 to $0.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.79;
                                                 range $0.74 to $0.93.
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CSH   Cash America Intl Inc      2011     N   Expects eps of $4.16 to $4.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.18;
                                                 range $4.14 to $4.20.
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CYT   Cytec Industries Inc       2011     N   Expects eps of $3.15 to $3.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.35;
                                                 range $3.25 to $3.45.
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DD*   Du Pont (E.I.) De Nemours  2011     N   Expects eps of $3.65 to $3.85.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.71;
                                                 range $3.57 to $4.00.
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DGII  Digi International Inc    Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.11 to $0.16.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.14;
                                                 range $0.12 to $0.15.
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DGII  Digi International Inc     2011     N   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.52.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.48;
                                                 range $0.42 to $0.54.
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DHR*  Danaher Corp              Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.62 to $0.67.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.66;
                                                 range $0.62 to $0.70.
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DHR*  Danaher Corp               2011     N   Expects eps of $2.65 to $2.75.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.71;
                                                 range $2.55 to $2.85.
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DOV*  Dover Corp                 2011     U   Expects eps of $4.30 to $4.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.22;
                                                 range $4.00 to $4.38.
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EDR   Education Realty Trust     2011     U   Expects ffo of $0.38 to $0.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.37;
                                                 range $0.31 to $0.40.
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ENTG  Entegris Inc              Q2/11     U   Expects eps of $0.22 to $0.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.21;
                                                 range $0.19 to $0.24.
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ESV   Ensco                      2012     D   Expects eps of $5.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.40;
                                                 range $4.65 to $6.39.
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EZPW  Ezcorp Inc-Cl A            2011     U   Expects eps of $2.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.42;
                                                 range $2.40 to $2.45.
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GR*   Goodrich Corp              2011     N   Expects eps of $5.40 to $5.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.50;
                                                 range $5.35 to $5.65.
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HON*  Honeywell International   Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.94 to $0.98.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.94;
                                                 range $0.90 to $1.00.
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IDXX  Idexx Laboratories Inc     2011     N   Expects eps of $2.66 to $2.71.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.66;
                                                 range $2.62 to $2.71.
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IEX   Idex Corp                 Q2/11     U   Expects eps of $0.58 to $0.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.57;
                                                 range $0.54 to $0.60.
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IEX   Idex Corp                  2011     N   Expects eps of $2.30 to $2.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.32;
                                                 range $2.26 to $2.39.
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IGT*  Intl Game Technology       2011     N   Expects eps of $0.84 to $0.90.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.88;
                                                 range $0.83 to $1.04.
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IR*   Ingersoll-Rand Plc        Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.85 to $0.95.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.92;
                                                 range $0.84 to $1.00.
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LH*   Laboratory Crp Of Amer     2011     N   Expects eps of $6.17 to $6.32.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.30;
                                                 range $5.83 to $6.39.
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LLL*  L-3 Communications         2011     U   Expects eps of $8.50 to $8.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $8.43;
                                                 range $8.32 to $8.60.
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LRCX  Lam Research Corp         Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $1.00 to $1.14.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.25;
                                                 range $1.07 to $1.50.
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LSTR  Landstar System Inc       Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.56 to $0.61.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.58;
                                                 range $0.53 to $0.67.
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LTM   Life Time Fitness Inc      2011     N   Expects eps of $2.27 to $2.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.34;
                                                 range $2.26 to $2.40.
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MAN   Manpowergroup             Q2/11     U   Expects eps of $0.74 to $0.82.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.67;
                                                 range $0.60 to $0.72.
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MCRL  Micrel Inc                Q2/11     N   Expects gaap of $0.14 to $0.17.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.17;
                                                 range $0.16 to $0.19.
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MXIM  Maxim Integrated Products Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.44.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.43;
                                                 range $0.32 to $0.47.
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NGNM  Neogenomics Inc           Q2/11     N   Expects eps of ($0.01) to $0.00.
                                              No estimate available.

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NSR   Neustar Inc-Class A        2011     N   Expects eps of $1.63 to $1.71.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.70;
                                                 range $1.67 to $1.73.
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PENN  Penn National Gaming Inc  Q2/11     U   Expects eps of $0.47.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                 range $0.37 to $0.45.
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PENN  Penn National Gaming Inc   2011     U   Expects eps of $1.64.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.55;
                                                 range $1.36 to $1.76.
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PM*   Philip Morris International 2011    U   Expects eps of $4.55 to $4.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.49;
                                                 range $4.35 to $4.63.
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POOL  Pool Corp                  2011     U   Expects eps of $1.35 to $1.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.33;
                                                 range $1.27 to $1.43.
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SHW*  Sherwin-Williams Co/The   Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $1.65 to $1.75.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.84;
                                                 range $1.56 to $1.95.
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SHW*  Sherwin-Williams Co/The    2011     N   Expects eps of $4.65 to $5.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.02;
                                                 range $4.75 to $5.39.
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SLM*  SLM Corp                   2011     U   Expects eps of $1.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.67;
                                                 range $1.60 to $1.75.
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SON   Sonoco Products Co        Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.61 to $0.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.65;
                                                 range $0.63 to $0.69.
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SON   Sonoco Products Co         2011     D   Expects eps of $2.52 to $2.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.61;
                                                 range $2.55 to $2.70.
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ST    Sensata Technologies      Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.50 to $0.53.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.53;
                                                 range $0.49 to $0.56.
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SYMM  Symmetricom Inc           Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.07 to $0.13.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.12;
                                                 range $0.10 to $0.13.
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SYNT  Syntel Inc                 2011     N   Expects eps of $2.70 to $2.90.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.88;
                                                 range $2.80 to $2.95.
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TEL   TE Connectivity Ltd       Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $0.68 to $0.74.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.80;
                                                 range $0.74 to $0.83.
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TEL   TE Connectivity Ltd        2011     D   Expects eps of $2.95 to $3.07.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.11;
                                                 range $2.97 to $3.23.
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TNB   Thomas & Betts Corp       Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $0.75 to $0.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.82;
                                                 range $0.77 to $0.86.
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TNC   Tennant Co                 2011     N   Expects eps of $1.75 to $1.95.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.75;
                                                 range $1.70 to $1.80.
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TPX   Tempur-Pedic International 2011     N   Expects eps of $2.80 to $2.95.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.91;
                                                 range $2.60 to $3.00.
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UNH*  Unitedhealth Group Inc     2011     U   Expects eps of $3.95 to $4.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.77;
                                                 range $3.55 to $4.15.
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VIVO  Meridian Bioscience Inc    2011     N   Expects eps of $0.77 to $0.82.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.78;
                                                 range $0.72 to $0.80.
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WDC*  Western Digital Corp      Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $0.60 to $0.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.67;
                                                 range $0.51 to $0.85.
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WFT   Weatherford Intl Ltd      Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $0.15 to $0.17.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                 range $0.15 to $0.26.
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XRX*  Xerox Corp                Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.23 to $0.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.25;
                                                 range $0.22 to $0.28.
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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 $1.17.
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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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