U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for July 25

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

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                                July 25
                                   2011 Q2/11  Q3/11    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               19    515     93  1,964     86   5,464
 Up:                                  4     83     12    427     23     23%
 Down                                 5    163     40    419      5     25%
 Neutral                             10    250     39  1,006     22     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0     19      2    112     36      6%
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S&P 500:                              9    124     39    592     47   1,578
 Up:                                  2     15      2    117     14     23%
 Down                                 3     44     19    123      4     22%
 Neutral                              4     60     17    309     12     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0      5      1     43     17      7%
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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AAN   Aaron’S Inc               Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.39.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.39;
                                                 range $0.35 to $0.42.
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AAN   Aaron’S Inc                2011     N   Expects eps of $1.73 to $1.81.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.77;
                                                 range $1.70 to $1.85.
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BEAV  Be Aerospace Inc           2011     U   Expects eps of $2.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.09;
                                                 range $2.05 to $2.20.
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CENX  Century Aluminum Company  Q2/11     D   Expects eps of $0.25 to $0.27.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                 range $0.30 to $0.49.
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DRH   Diamondrock Hospitality    2011     N   Expects ffo of $0.66 to $0.69.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.67;
                                                 range $0.60 to $0.70.
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ETN*  Eaton Corp                Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $1.03 to $1.13.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.06;
                                                 range $0.99 to $1.13.
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ETN*  Eaton Corp                 2011     N   Expects eps of $3.90 to $4.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.92;
                                                 range $3.68 to $4.05.
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KMB*  Kimberly-Clark Corp        2011     N   Expects eps of $4.80 to $5.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.85;
                                                 range $4.75 to $4.95.
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NFLX* Netflix Inc               Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.72 to $1.07.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.11;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $0.62 to $1.40.
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PCL*  Plum Creek Timber Co      Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.28 to $0.33.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                 range $0.36 to $0.45.
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PCL*  Plum Creek Timber Co       2011     D   Expects eps of $1.15 to $1.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.31;
                                                 range $1.25 to $1.37.
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RCII  Rent-A-Center Inc         Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.55 to $0.61.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.67;
                                                 range $0.63 to $0.71.
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RCII  Rent-A-Center Inc          2011     N   Expects eps of $2.85 to $3.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.97;
                                                 range $2.90 to $3.05.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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ROP*  Roper Industries Inc       2011     U   Expects eps of $4.20 to $4.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.13;
                                                 range $4.02 to $4.20.
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ROP*  Roper Industries Inc      Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $1.05 to $1.09.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.03;
                                                 range $0.98 to $1.06.
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SREV  Servicesource             Q3/11     N   Expects eps of ($0.01) to $0.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.00;
                                                 range ($0.02) to $0.01.
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SREV  Servicesource              2011     N   Expects eps of $0.03 to $0.04.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.04;
                                                 range $0.03 to $0.05.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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TXN*  Texas Instruments Inc     Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.55 to $0.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.64;
                                                 range $0.53 to $0.71.
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WWD   Woodward Inc               2011     U   Expects eps of $1.85.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.84;
                                                 range $1.76 to $1.95.
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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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