U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for April 27

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

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                               April 27
                                   2011 Q1/11  Q2/11    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               84    519     97  1,421     55   4,416
 Up:                                 23     98     13    309     18     24%
 Down                                21    180     29    302      1     24%
 Neutral                             39    220     51    721     15     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                      1     21      4     89     21      6%
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S&P 500:                             25    126     34    435     35   1,292
 Up:                                  5     23      4     89     12     24%
 Down                                 6     44     13     87      2     20%
 Neutral                             14     52     16    228     10     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0      7      1     31     11      7%
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AFL*  Aflac Inc                Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $1.51 to $1.57.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.55;
                                                 range $1.50 to $1.61.
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AKAM* Akamai Technologies Inc  Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.34 to $0.37.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.38;
                                                 range $0.35 to $0.40.
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ANEN  Anaren Inc               Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.28 to $0.33.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.34;
                                                 range $0.32 to $0.35.
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ARRS  Arris Group Inc          Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.16 to $0.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                 range $0.18 to $0.21.
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ARW   Arrow Electronics Inc    Q2/2011    U   Expects eps of $1.30 to $1.40.
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                                              Mean estimate is $1.19;
                                                 range $1.15 to $1.26.
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AVB*  Avalonbay Communities IncQ2/2011    D   Expects eps of $1.06 to $1.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.14;
                                                 range $1.10 to $1.26.
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BDC   Belden Inc               Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.58 to $0.61.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.59;
                                                 range $0.55 to $0.62.
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BDC   Belden Inc                 2011     N   Expects eps of $2.15 to $2.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.24;
                                                 range $2.18 to $2.30.
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CCI   Crown Castle Intl Corp   Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.04 to $0.14.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.10;
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                                                 range $0.05 to $0.15.
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CCI   Crown Castle Intl Corp     2011     N   Expects eps of $0.24 to $0.54.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.47;
                                                 range $0.24 to $0.91.
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CDNS  Cadence Design Sys Inc     2011     D   Expects eps of $0.11 to $0.19.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.36;
                                                 range $0.34 to $0.41.
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CDNS  Cadence Design Sys Inc   Q2/2011    U   Expects eps of $0.09 to $0.11.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.08;
                                                 range $0.08 to $0.09.
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CSGP  Costar Group Inc           2011     U   Expects eps of $1.15 to $1.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.99;
                                                 range $0.75 to $1.24.
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CSGP  Costar Group Inc         Q2/2011    U   Expects eps of $0.27 to $0.31.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.23;
                                                 range $0.11 to $0.32.
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CTS   CTS Corp                 Q2/2011    X   Expects $0.04 to $0.03 eps charge
                                                 from factors including Japan.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.17;
                                                 range $0.17 to $0.17.
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CTXS* Citrix Systems Inc         2011     U   Expects eps of $2.38 to $2.41.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.32;
                                                 range $2.23 to $2.50.
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CTXS* Citrix Systems Inc       Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.54 to $0.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.54;
                                                 range $0.50 to $0.57.
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DAN   Dana Holding Corp          2011     U   Expects eps of $1.55 to $1.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.42;
                                                 range $1.27 to $1.52.
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DBD   Diebold Inc                2011     D   Expects eps of $1.50 to $1.78.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.09;
                                                 range $1.92 to $2.15.
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DEST  Destination Maternity Cor  2011     N   Expects eps of $1.90 to $2.09.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.96;
                                                 range $1.90 to $2.00.
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EBAY  EBAY Inc                 Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.45 to $0.46.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.46;
                                                 range $0.44 to $0.48.
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EBAY  EBAY Inc                   2011     N   Expects eps of $1.93 to $1.97.
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                                              Mean estimate is $1.95;
                                                 range $1.90 to $2.02.
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EDMC  Education Management CorpQ2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.25 to $0.27.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.31;
                                                 range $0.24 to $0.35.
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EEFT  Euronet Worldwide Inc    Q2/2011    U   Expects eps of $0.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.33;
                                                 range $0.29 to $0.36.
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EFX*  Equifax Inc              Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.58 to $0.61.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.61;
                                                 range $0.60 to $0.62.
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EQR*  Equity Residential       Q2/2011    N   Expects ffo of $0.57 to $0.61.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.61;
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                                                 range $0.59 to $0.64.
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EXC*  Exelon Corp              Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.90 to $1.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.97;
                                                 range $0.85 to $1.05.
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EXR   Extra Space Storage Inc    2011     U   Expects ffo of $1.06 to $1.11.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.05;
                                                 range $1.02 to $1.08.
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EXR   Extra Space Storage Inc  Q2/2011    N   Expects ffo of $0.25 to $0.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.26;
                                                 range $0.25 to $0.27.
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FISV* Fiserv Inc                 2011     N   Expects eps of $4.42 to $4.54.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.49;
                                                 range $4.43 to $4.52.
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FLEX  Flextronics Intl Ltd     Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.20 to $0.23.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.23;
                                                 range $0.21 to $0.25.
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ICON  Iconix Brand Group Inc     2011     N   Expects eps of $1.50 to $1.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.54;
                                                 range $1.45 to $1.58.
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INSP  Infospace Inc            Q2/2011    U   Expects eps of $0.04 to $0.07.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.02;
                                                 range ($0.02) to $0.05.
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IPAR  Inter Parfums Inc          2011     U   Expects eps of $1.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.00;
                                                 range $0.98 to $1.04.
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IPHI  Inphi Corp               Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.12 to $0.14.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.14;
                                                 range $0.13 to $0.14.
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ISIL  Intersil Corp-A          Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.19 to $0.22.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.21;
                                                 range $0.13 to $0.29.
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ISSI  Integrated Silicon SolutiQ2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.27 to $0.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.36;
                                                 range $0.29 to $0.40.
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KAI   Kadant Inc               Q2/2011    U   Expects eps of $0.54 to $0.56.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.43;
                                                 range $0.41 to $0.44.
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KAI   Kadant Inc                 2011     U   Expects eps of $2.15 to $2.25.
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                                              Mean estimate is $1.70;
                                                 range $1.70 to $1.70.
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KONA  Kona Grill Inc           Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.02 to $0.04.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.04;
                                                 range $0.01 to $0.06.
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LAD   Lithia Motors Inc-Cl A   Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.32 to $0.34.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.35;
                                                 range $0.33 to $0.37.
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LAD   Lithia Motors Inc-Cl A     2011     U   Expects eps of $1.42 to $1.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.25;
                                                 range $1.24 to $1.27.
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LCRY  Lecroy Corp              Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.26 to $0.27.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.33;
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                                                 range $0.33 to $0.33.
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LL    Lumber Liquidators Holdin  2011     N   Expects eps of $1.13 to $1.28.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.17;
                                                 range $1.05 to $1.26.
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LOGM  Logmein Inc              Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.15 to $0.16.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.17;
                                                 range $0.15 to $0.18.
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LOGM  Logmein Inc                2011     N   Expects eps of $0.70 to $0.74.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.71;
                                                 range $0.68 to $0.73.
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LSI*  LSI Corp                 Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.07 to $0.13.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.11;
                                                 range $0.09 to $0.13.
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MCO*  Moody’S Corp               2011     U   Expects eps of $2.22 to $2.32.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.20;
                                                 range $2.14 to $2.25.
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MDP   Meredith Corp            Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.60 to $0.66.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.66;
                                                 range $0.63 to $0.71.
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MDP   Meredith Corp              2010     N   Expects eps of $2.72 to $2.78.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.75;
                                                 range $2.70 to $2.80.
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NOC*  Northrop Grumman Corp      2011     N   Expects eps of $6.50 to $6.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.68;
                                                 range $6.50 to $6.95.
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NTRI  Nutrisystem Inc          Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.25 to $0.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.33;
                                                 range $0.29 to $0.39.
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NTRI  Nutrisystem Inc            2011     U   Expects eps of $0.55 to $0.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.46;
                                                 range $0.42 to $0.50.
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OII   Oceaneering Intl Inc     Q2/2011    U   Expects eps of $0.90 to $1.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.89;
                                                 range $0.83 to $0.98.
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OII   Oceaneering Intl Inc       2011     N   Expects eps of $3.65 to $3.90.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.70;
                                                 range $3.45 to $4.80.
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PH*   Parker Hannifin Corp       2010     N   Expects eps of $6.20 to $6.40.
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                                              Mean estimate is $6.21;
                                                 range $6.10 to $6.40.
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PMTC  Parametric Technology CorQ2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.28 to $0.32.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.30;
                                                 range $0.28 to $0.31.
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PMTC  Parametric Technology Cor  2011     N   Expects eps of $1.20 to $1.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.21;
                                                 range $1.19 to $1.25.
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PX*   Praxair Inc              Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $1.33 to $1.38.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.36;
                                                 range $1.32 to $1.42.
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PX*   Praxair Inc                2011     N   Expects eps of $5.35 to $5.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.41;
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                                                 range $5.30 to $5.60.
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RGS   Regis Corp               Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.30 to $0.33.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.35;
                                                 range $0.33 to $0.38.
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RNOW  Rightnow Technologies IncQ2/2011    U   Expects eps of $0.12.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.11;
                                                 range $0.09 to $0.12.
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RNOW  Rightnow Technologies Inc  2011     U   Expects eps of $0.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.52;
                                                 range $0.50 to $0.54.
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ROK*  Rockwell Automation Inc    2011     N   Expects eps of $4.40 to $4.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.58;
                                                 range $3.96 to $4.76.
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SBUX* Starbucks Corp             2011     D   Expects eps of $1.46 to $1.48.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.49;
                                                 range $1.46 to $1.54.
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SEE*  Sealed Air Corp            2011     N   Expects eps of $1.75 to $1.85.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.79;
                                                 range $1.70 to $1.85.
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SFLY  Shutterfly Inc           Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of ($0.46) to ($0.35).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.10);
                                                 range ($0.13) to ($0.07).
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SFLY  Shutterfly Inc             2011     D   Expects eps of $0.39 to $0.44.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.17;
                                                 range $0.73 to $1.32.
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SO*   Southern Co              Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.62.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.64;
                                                 range $0.60 to $0.68.
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TBI   Trueblue Inc             Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.15 to $0.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                 range $0.17 to $0.23.
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TDY   Teledyne Technologies IncQ2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.76 to $0.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.77;
                                                 range $0.74 to $0.78.
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TDY   Teledyne Technologies Inc  2011     U   Expects eps of $3.25 to $3.32.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.15;
                                                 range $3.06 to $3.24.
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TMO*  Thermo Fisher Scientific   2011     U   Expects eps of $4.05 to $4.15.
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                                              Mean estimate is $3.92;
                                                 range $4.15 to $4.05.
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TQNT  Triquint Semiconductor InQ2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.16 to $0.18.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                 range $0.17 to $0.20.
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TQNT  Triquint Semiconductor InQ2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.16 to $0.18.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                 range $0.17 to $0.23.
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TRAD  Tradestation Group Inc   Q2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.02 to $0.03.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.04;
                                                 range $0.02 to $0.06.
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TRN   Trinity Industries Inc     2011     N   Expects eps of $1.30 to $1.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.47;
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                                                 range $1.31 to $1.70.
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TRN   Trinity Industries Inc   Q2/2011    N   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.36;
                                                 range $0.32 to $0.40.
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TUP   Tupperware Brands Corp     2011     U   Expects eps of $4.45 to $4.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.34;
                                                 range $4.30 to $4.38.
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VAR*  Varian Medical Systems In  2011     D   Expects eps of $3.39 to $3.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.48;
                                                 range $3.33 to $3.61.
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VAR*  Varian Medical Systems InQ2/2011    D   Expects eps of $0.80 to $0.83.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.84;
                                                 range $0.79 to $0.90.
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WLP*  Wellpoint Inc              2011     U   Expects eps of $6.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.62;
                                                 range $6.40 to $6.90.
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WPI*  Watson Pharmaceuticals In  2011     N   Expects eps of $3.95 to $4.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.15;
                                                 range $4.02 to $4.30.
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WYN*  Wyndham Worldwide Corp     2011     U   Expects eps of $2.15 to $2.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.14;
                                                 range $2.07 to $2.18.
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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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