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U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for July 26

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

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                                July 26
                                   2011 Q2/11  Q3/11    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               40    515    111  1,986     86   5,504
 Up:                                 13     83     17    435     23     23%
 Down                                11    163     46    424      5     25%
 Neutral                             16    250     46  1,015     22     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0     19      2    112     36      6%
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S&P 500:                             10    124     42    599     47   1,588
 Up:                                  3     15      2    120     14     23%
 Down                                 1     44     20    123      4     22%
 Neutral                              6     60     19    313     12     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0      5      1     43     17      7%
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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ACC   American Campus            2011     U   Expects ffo of $1.77 to $1.78.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.76;
                                                 range $1.73 to $1.81.
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ACE*  Ace Ltd                    2011     N   Expects eps of $6.00 to $6.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.10;
                                                 range $5.40 to $6.65.
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ACPW  Active Power Inc          Q3/11     N   Expects eps of ($0.02) to $0.02.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.01;
                                                 range $0.00 to $0.01.
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AEIS  Advanced Energy           Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.20 to $0.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.34;
                                                 range $0.26 to $0.41.
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AME   Ametek Inc                 2011     D   Expects eps of $2.30 to $2.34.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $2.71;
                                                 range $2.25 to $2.35.
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AME   Ametek Inc                Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.57 to $0.59.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.57;
                                                 range $0.56 to $0.61.
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CHE   Chemed Corp                2011     U   Expects eps of $4.70 to $4.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.63;
                                                 range $4.30 to $4.91.
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CNC   Centene Corp               2011     N   Expects eps of $2.03 to $2.13.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.11;
                                                 range $1.95 to $2.23.
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CR    Crane Co                   2011     U   Expects eps of $3.30 to $3.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.29;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $3.20 to $3.40.
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EA    Ea Industries Inc         Q3/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.15) to ($0.03).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.01);
                                                 range ($0.10) to $0.14.
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ESIO  Electro Scientific         Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.26;
                                                 range $0.25 to $0.27.
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HSY*  Hershey Co/The             2011     N   Expects eps of $2.79 to $2.82.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.81;
                                                 range $2.76 to $2.90.
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IGT*  Intl Game Technology       2011     N   Expects eps of $0.89 to $0.93.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.90;
                                                 range $0.86 to $1.02.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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IRBT  Irobot Corp               Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.22 to $0.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.24;
                                                 range $0.20 to $0.27.
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ITW*  Illinois Tool Works       Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.95 to $1.03.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.06;
                                                 range $0.99 to $1.11.
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ITW*  Illinois Tool Works        2011     U   Expects eps of $4.05 to $4.21.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.95;
                                                 range $3.75 to $4.33.
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KEYN  Keynote Systems Inc       Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.27 to $0.32.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.23;
                                                 range $0.20 to $0.26.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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KONA  Kona Grill Inc            Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.01 to $0.03.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.00;
                                                 range ($0.03) to $0.03.
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KRC   Kilroy Realty Corp         2011     N   Expects ffo of $2.22 to $2.29.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.28;
                                                 range $2.21 to $2.31.
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LII   Lennox International Inc   2011     D   Expects eps of $2.00 to $2.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.76;
                                                 range $2.14 to $2.90.
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LMT*  Lockheed Martin Corp       2011     U   Expects eps of $7.35 to $7.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $7.26;
                                                 range $6.96 to $7.55.
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LNDC  Landec Corp                2011     D   Expects eps of $0.42 to $0.45.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.50;
                                                 range $0.50 to $0.50.
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LXK*  Lexmark International Inc Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.94 to $1.04.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.99;
                                                 range $0.72 to $1.11.
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MMM*  3M Co                      2011     U   Expects eps of $6.32 to $6.47.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.31;
                                                 range $6.05 to $6.60.
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PNR   Pentair Inc               Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.55 to $0.58.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.63;
                                                 range $0.57 to $0.66.
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PNR   Pentair Inc                2011     N   Expects eps of $2.42 to $2.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.44;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $2.36 to $2.50.
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PNRA  Panera Bread Company       Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.92 to $0.94.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.91;
                                                 range $0.85 to $0.97.
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PNRA  Panera Bread Company       2011     N   Expects eps of $4.54 to $4.58.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.56;
                                                 range $4.50 to $4.73.
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RDWR  Radware Ltd               Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.33 to $0.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.33;
                                                 range $0.31 to $0.35.
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SPG*  Simon Property Group Inc   2011     N   Expects eps of $6.65 to $6.73.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.73;
                                                 range $6.64 to $6.87.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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TISI  Team Inc                   2011     N   Expects eps of $1.45 to $1.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.51;
                                                 range $1.44 to $1.66.
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TPX   Tempur-Pedic               2011     U   Expects eps of $3.07 to $3.14.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.95;
                                                 range $2.80 to $3.00.
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TRN   Trinity Industries Inc     2011     D   Expects eps of $1.35 to $1.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.59;
                                                 range $1.50 to $1.75.
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TRN   Trinity Industries Inc    Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.32 to $0.37.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.45;
                                                 range $0.40 to $0.53.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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USNA  Usana Health Sciences Inc  2011     D   Expects eps of $3.05 to $3.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.13;
                                                 range $3.01 to $3.25.
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WAB   Wabtec Corp                2011     U   Expects eps of $3.45 to $3.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.37;
                                                 range $3.30 to $3.46.
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WAT*  Waters Corp               Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $1.10 to $1.15.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.15;
                                                 range $1.08 to $1.19.
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WFT   Weatherford Intl Ltd      Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.24 to $0.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.25;
                                                 range $0.19 to $0.32.
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WPP   Wausau Paper Corp         Q3/11     D   Expects eps of $0.11 to $0.14.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.15;
                                                 range $0.15 to $0.15.
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ZRAN  Zoran Corp                Q3/11     U   Expects eps of ($0.12) to ($0.07).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.13);
                                                 range ($0.33) to $0.00.
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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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