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U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for the Week of July 1

The following U.S. companies provided their financial outlooks this week:

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                                Weekly
                                 Tally   Q2/11  Q3/11   2011   2012   Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               27    489     28  1,857     80   5,252
 Up:                                  5     79      3    396     23   23.4%
 Down                                10    148      8    396      4   24.4%
 Neutral                              8    244     16    957     21   46.5%
 Ex-Item Charges                      4     18      1    108     32    5.7%
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S&P 500:                              9    118     13    548     45   1,499
 Up:                                  1     13      1    105     14   22.7%
 Down                                 3     40      4    117      3   21.5%
 Neutral                              4     60      7    286     12   48.2%
 Ex-Item Charges                      1      5      1     40     16    7.5%
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                                         Up/
      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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June 27
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SMSC  Standard Microsystems     Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.36 to $0.38.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.38;
                                                 range $0.35 to $0.41.
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TWGP  Tower Group Inc           Q2/11     X   Expects $0.13 eps charge from
                                                 severe weather activity.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.68;
                                                 range $0.61 to $0.74.
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June 28
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CFX   Colfax Corp                2011     X   Expects $0.02 eps charge from
                                                 closing plant in Maine.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.19;
                                                 range $1.05 to $1.25.
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ITW*  Illinois Tool Works       Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.99 to $1.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.04;
                                                 range $1.01 to $1.06.
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MKC*  Mccormick & Co             2012     X   Expects $0.06 eps addition from
                                                 acquisition of Kamis.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.11;
                                                 range $3.05 to $3.16.
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PRGS  Progress Software Corp    Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.34 to $0.36.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                 range $0.40 to $0.42.
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PRGS  Progress Software Corp     2011     D   Expects eps of $1.60 to $1.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.71;
                                                 range $1.68 to $1.72.
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SNX   Synnex Corp               Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.88 to $0.92.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.94;
                                                 range $0.87 to $1.02.
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VCI   Valassis Communications   Q2/11     X   Expects $0.07 eps charge from
                                                 refinancing secured credit
                                                 facility.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.68;
                                                 range $0.63 to $0.74.
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June 29
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BAC*  Bank Of America Corp      Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.28 to $0.33.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.28;
                                                 range $0.16 to $0.38.
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BRKS  Brooks Automation Inc     Q2/11     N   Expects eps of $0.33 to $0.37.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.37;
                                                 range $0.35 to $0.40.
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CACI  CACI International Inc     2011     N   Expects eps of $4.25 to $4.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.28;
                                                 range $4.23 to $4.34.
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CACI  CACI International Inc     2012     U   Expects eps of $4.60 to $4.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.53;
                                                 range $4.35 to $4.67.
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FDO*  Family Dollar Stores      Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.62 to $0.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.65;
                                                 range $0.56 to $0.69.
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FDO*  Family Dollar Stores       2011     N   Expects eps of $3.08 to $3.16.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.15;
                                                 range $3.00 to $3.20.
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GIS*  General Mills Inc          2011     D   Expects eps of $2.60 to $2.62.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.68;
                                                 range $2.61 to $2.74.
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MON*  Monsanto Co                2011     U   Expects eps of $2.84 to $2.88.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.82;
                                                 range $2.70 to $2.91.
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MON*  Monsanto Co               Q3/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.30) to ($0.26).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.18);
                                                 range ($0.25) to ($0.11).
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OMN   Omnova Solutions Inc       2011     D   Expects eps of $0.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.72;
                                                 range $0.69 to $0.75.
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SHAW  Shaw Group Inc            Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.76;
                                                 range $0.59 to $0.93.
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SHAW  Shaw Group Inc             2012     D   Expects eps of $2.20 to $2.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.67;
                                                 range $2.40 to $3.00.
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UNF   Unifirst Corp              2011     U   Expects eps of $3.75 to $3.85.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.66;
                                                 range $3.60 to $3.70.
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USNA  Usana Health Sciences Inc Q2/11     U   Expects eps of $0.79.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.71;
                                                 range $0.68 to $0.75.
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June 30
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AZZ   Azz Inc                    2011     N   Expects eps of $2.90 to $3.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.91;
                                                 range $2.80 to $3.00.
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CAMP  Calamp Corp               Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.07 to $0.11.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.03;
                                                 range ($0.01) to $0.06.
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MKC*  Mccormick & Co             2011     D   Expects eps of $2.74 to $2.79.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.83;
                                                 range $2.78 to $2.87.
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MSM   MSC Industrial Direct     Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.83 to $0.87.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.89;
                                                 range $0.83 to $0.93.
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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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