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U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Nov. 2

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

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                                 Nov. 2
                                   2011 Q3/11  Q4/11    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               71    461    252  2,693    239   6,998
 Up:                                 23     66     34    644     55     23%
 Down                                18    190    102    590     38     26%
 Neutral                             29    195    112  1,343     85     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                      1     10      4    116     61      5%
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S&P 500:                             13    120     77    819     88   2,014
 Up:                                  8     13      8    180     23     22%
 Down                                 2     49     29    173     13     23%
 Neutral                              3     52     39    420     28     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0      6      1     46     24      7%
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ABCO  Advisory Board Co/The      2011     U   Expects eps of $2.08 to $2.15.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.91;
                                                 range $1.52 to $2.29.
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AEIS  Advanced Energy Industrie Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                 range $0.06 to $0.29.
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AEO   American Eagle Outfitters Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.26 to $0.27.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.23;
                                                 range $0.17 to $0.27.
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ALVR  Alvarion Ltd              Q4/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.05) to $0.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.01;
                                                 range $0.01 to $0.02.
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AVA   Avista Corp                2012     D   Expects eps of $1.65 to $1.85.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $1.87;
                                                 range $1.83 to $1.92.
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BBRG  Bravo Brio Restaurant Gro  2011     N   Expects eps of $0.75 to $0.78.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.78;
                                                 range $0.77 to $0.81.
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BBRG  Bravo Brio Restaurant Gro  2012     D   Expects eps of $0.92 to $0.97.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.98;
                                                 range $0.92 to $1.03.
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BDX*  Becton Dickinson And Co    2012     D   Expects eps of $5.75 to $5.85.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.21;
                                                 range $6.10 to $6.34.
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BMR   Biomed Realty Trust Inc    2012     N   Expects ffo of $1.23 to $1.33.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.28;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $1.26 to $1.30.
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CHSI  Catalyst Health Solutions  2012     D   Expects eps of $2.60 to $2.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.89;
                                                 range $2.64 to $3.11.
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CNP*  Centerpoint Energy Inc     2011     U   Expects eps of $1.14.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.12;
                                                 range $1.08 to $1.16.
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CSII  Cardiovascular Systems In Q4/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.22) to ($0.19).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.18);
                                                 range ($0.22) to ($0.15).
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CTL*  Centurylink Inc           Q4/11     U   Expects eps of $0.58 to $0.62.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.34;
                                                 range $0.28 to $0.42.
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CTL*  Centurylink Inc            2011     U   Expects eps of $2.68 to $2.72.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.68;
                                                 range $1.53 to $1.98.
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CTSH* Cognizant Tech Solutions- Q4/11     U   Expects eps of $0.82.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.79;
                                                 range $0.75 to $0.82.
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CTSH* Cognizant Tech Solutions-  2011     U   Expects eps of $3.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.97;
                                                 range $2.79 to $3.20.
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CXW   Corrections Corp Of Ameri Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.37 to $0.38.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.37;
                                                 range $0.36 to $0.37.
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CXW   Corrections Corp Of Ameri  2011     U   Expects eps of $1.50 to $1.51.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.49;
                                                 range $1.48 to $1.50.
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DEI   Douglas Emmett Inc         2011     N   Expects ffo of $1.35 to $1.37.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.36;
                                                 range $1.35 to $1.38.
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DFT   Dupont Fabros Technology   2011     D   Expects ffo of $0.35 to $0.37.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.38;
                                                 range $0.35 to $0.42.
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DM    Dolan Co/The               2011     N   Expects eps of $0.89 to $0.92.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.91;
                                                 range $0.86 to $0.94.
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DRCO  Dynamics Research Corp    Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.38 to $0.41.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.40;
                                                 range $0.37 to $0.42.
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DRCO  Dynamics Research Corp     2011     N   Expects eps of $1.24 to $1.27.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.27;
                                                 range $1.24 to $1.30.
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DST   Dst Systems Inc            2012     X   Expects $0.31  eps addition from
                                              acquisition of ALPS Holdings.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.24;
                                                 range $3.94 to $4.52.
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EE    El Paso Electric Co        2011     N   Expects gaap of $2.40 to $2.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.46;
                                                 range $2.41 to $2.50.
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EIX*  Edison International       2011     U   Expects eps of $2.90 to $3.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.85;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $2.70 to $3.25.
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ELLI  Ellie Mae Inc              2011     U   Expects eps of $0.12 to $0.17.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.11;
                                                 range $0.10 to $0.11.
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EPR   Entertainment Properties   2011     U   Expects ffo of $3.37 to $3.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.88;
                                                 range $2.36 to $3.40.
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EPR   Entertainment Properties   2012     N   Expects ffo of $3.44 to $3.64.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.56;
                                                 range $3.41 to $3.61.
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EXTR  Extreme Networks Inc      Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.05 to $0.08.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.07;
                                                 range $0.06 to $0.07.
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EXTR  Extreme Networks Inc       2012     N   Expects eps of $0.28 to $0.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.28;
                                                 range $0.27 to $0.29.
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FELE  Franklin Electric Co Inc  Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.45 to $0.47.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.55;
                                                 range $0.53 to $0.56.
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FICO  Fair Isaac Corp            2012     U   Expects gaap of $2.45 to $2.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.14;
                                                 range $1.85 to $2.33.
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GEO   Geo Group Inc/The         Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.39 to $0.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                 range $0.40 to $0.43.
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GEO   Geo Group Inc/The          2011     N   Expects eps of $1.54 to $1.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.54;
                                                 range $1.35 to $1.58.
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GRMN  Garmin Ltd                 2011     U   Expects eps of $2.30 to $2.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.10;
                                                 range $2.02 to $2.23.
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GTS   Triple-S Management Corp-  2011     D   Expects eps of $1.77 to $1.82.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.04;
                                                 range $2.00 to $2.07.
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HBI   Hanesbrands Inc            2011     D   Expects eps of $0.47 to $0.57.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.63;
                                                 range $0.54 to $0.71.
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HGG   Hhgregg Inc                2011     U   Expects eps of $1.26 to $1.41.
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                                              Mean estimate is $1.21;
                                                 range $1.00 to $1.41.
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HILL  Dot Hill Systems Corp     Q3/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.01).
                                              Mean estimate is $0.00;
                                                 range $0.00 to $0.00.
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HNT   Health Net Inc             2011     U   Expects eps of $3.08 to $3.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.04;
                                                 range $2.99 to $3.15.
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HOTT  Hot Topic Inc             Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.16 to $0.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.20;
                                                 range $0.17 to $0.23.
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HTCO  Hickorytech Corp           2011     D   Expects eps of $0.69 to $0.77.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.03;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $1.03 to $1.03.
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HURN  Huron Consulting Group In  2011     U   Expects eps of $2.05 to $2.15.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.93;
                                                 range $1.68 to $2.16.
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ICFI  Icf International Inc     Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.42 to $0.46.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.44;
                                                 range $0.42 to $0.45.
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ICFI  Icf International Inc      2011     N   Expects eps of $1.73 to $1.77.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.73;
                                                 range $1.70 to $1.75.
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KAR   Kar Auction Services Inc   2011     U   Expects eps of $1.18 to $1.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.11;
                                                 range $0.42 to $1.37.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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KCP   Kenneth Cole Productions- Q4/11     N   Expects gaap of $0.37 to $0.39.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.37;
                                                 range $0.32 to $0.42.
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KIM*  Kimco Realty Corp          2011     N   Expects ffo of $1.19 to $1.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.19;
                                                 range $1.16 to $1.21.
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KIM*  Kimco Realty Corp          2012     N   Expects ffo of $1.22 to $1.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.26;
                                                 range $1.21 to $1.30.
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KRC   Kilroy Realty Corp         2011     N   Expects ffo of $2.22 to $2.24.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.22;
                                                 range $2.21 to $2.24.
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KRG   Kite Realty Group Trust    2011     N   Expects ffo of $0.42 to $0.44.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.43;
                                                 range $0.39 to $0.45.
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LINC  Lincoln Educational Servi  2011     N   Expects eps of $1.01 to $1.07.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.07;
                                                 range $0.95 to $1.18.
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NLC   Nalco Holding Co           2011     U   Expects eps of $1.75.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.70;
                                                 range $1.66 to $1.71.
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NSIT  Insight Enterprises Inc   Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.48 to $0.54.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.54;
                                                 range $0.54 to $0.55.
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NSIT  Insight Enterprises Inc    2011     N   Expects eps of $1.95 to $2.01.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $1.96;
                                                 range $1.93 to $2.00.
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OSUR  Orasure Technologies Inc  Q4/11     D   Expects eps of ($0.08) to ($0.07).
                                              Mean estimate is $0.00;
                                                 range ($0.02) to $0.05.
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PWR*  Quanta Services Inc       Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.36 to $0.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                 range $0.37 to $0.46.
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PZZA  Papa John’S Intl Inc       2011     N   Expects eps of $2.08 to $2.15.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.10;
                                                 range $2.07 to $2.13.
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QCOM* Qualcomm Inc              Q4/11     U   Expects eps of $0.86 to $0.92.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.84;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $0.67 to $0.96.
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QCOM* Qualcomm Inc               2012     U   Expects eps of $3.42 to $3.62.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.40;
                                                 range $2.67 to $3.92.
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SPW   Spx Corp                   2011     N   Expects eps of $4.35 to $4.55.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.35;
                                                 range $4.15 to $4.45.
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STAN  Standard Parking Corp      2011     U   Expects eps of $1.18 to $1.23.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.15;
                                                 range $1.13 to $1.16.
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TTMI  Ttm Technologies          Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.27 to $0.36.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.39;
                                                 range $0.32 to $0.47.
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VCLK  Valueclick Inc            Q4/11     U   Expects eps of $0.39 to $0.41.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.37;
                                                 range $0.32 to $0.40.
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VRTU  Virtusa Corp              Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.19 to $0.23.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.24;
                                                 range $0.22 to $0.26.
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VRTU  Virtusa Corp               2011     N   Expects eps of $0.74 to $0.86.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.86;
                                                 range $0.82 to $0.88.
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WCG   Wellcare Health Plans Inc  2011     U   Expects eps of $5.55 to $5.65.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.81;
                                                 range $4.70 to $4.95.
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WFM*  Whole Foods Market Inc     2012     N   Expects eps of $2.21 to $2.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.26;
                                                 range $2.19 to $2.37.
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WOLF  Great Wolf Resorts Inc    Q4/11     N   Expects gaap of ($0.53) to ($0.47).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.50);
                                                 range ($0.50) to ($0.50).
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WOLF  Great Wolf Resorts Inc     2011     N   Expects gaap of ($0.91) to ($0.85).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.89);
                                                 range ($0.92) to ($0.86).
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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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