U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Nov. 3

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

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                                 Nov. 3
                                   2011 Q3/11  Q4/11    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               92    466    284  2,736    251   7,090
 Up:                                 34     70     40    667     56     23%
 Down                                22    190    112    600     40     26%
 Neutral                             36    196    128  1,353     94     46%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0     10      4    116     61      5%
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S&P 500:                             22    124     81    830     91   2,036
 Up:                                  8     16      9    184     23     23%
 Down                                 3     49     29    175     14     23%
 Neutral                             11     53     42    425     30     48%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0      6      1     46     24      7%
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ANSS  Ansys Inc                 Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.69 to $0.71.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.70;
                                                 range $0.68 to $0.71.
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ANSS  Ansys Inc                  2011     U   Expects eps of $2.54 to $2.56.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.50;
                                                 range $2.41 to $2.53.
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ANSS  Ansys Inc                  2012     N   Expects eps of $2.80 to $2.90.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.81;
                                                 range $2.60 to $2.93.
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ARO   Aeropostale Inc           Q3/11     U   Expects gaap of $0.27 to $0.28.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.12;
                                                 range $0.09 to $0.15.
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BEBE  Bebe Stores Inc           Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.04 to $0.07.
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.07;
                                                 range $0.03 to $0.09.
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BONT  Bon-Ton Stores Inc/The     2011     D   Expects gaap of ($0.65) to $0.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.80;
                                                 range $0.80 to $0.80.
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CCIX  Coleman Cable Inc         Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.17 to $0.31.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.28;
                                                 range $0.20 to $0.35.
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CCRN  Cross Country Healthcare  Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.03 to $0.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.05;
                                                 range $0.04 to $0.06.
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CIR   Circor International Inc  Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.53 to $0.63.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.67;
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                                                 range $0.60 to $0.73.
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CLGX  Corelogic Inc              2011     U   Expects eps of $0.75 to $0.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.60;
                                                 range $0.55 to $0.63.
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CPT   Camden Property Trust     Q4/11     N   Expects ffo of $0.81 to $0.85.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.82;
                                                 range $0.78 to $0.84.
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CPT   Camden Property Trust      2011     N   Expects ffo of $2.70 to $2.74.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.71;
                                                 range $2.66 to $2.73.
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CSV   Carriage Services Inc      2011     U   Expects eps of $0.63 to $0.66.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.60;
                                                 range $0.57 to $0.67.
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CVS*  Cvs Caremark Corp          2011     N   Expects eps of $2.77 to $2.81.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.77;
                                                 range $2.60 to $2.81.
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DGII  Digi International Inc    Q4/11     D   Expects gaap of $0.00 to $0.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.09;
                                                 range $0.09 to $0.09.
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DGII  Digi International Inc     2012     N   Expects gaap of $0.38 to $0.64.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.62;
                                                 range $0.60 to $0.64.
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DIN   Dineequity Inc             2011     U   Expects eps of $4.20 to $4.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.12;
                                                 range $3.78 to $4.40.
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DUK*  Duke Energy Corp           2011     U   Expects eps of $1.40 to $1.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.39;
                                                 range $1.33 to $1.45.
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EL*   Estee Lauder Companies-Cl Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $1.85 to $2.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.94;
                                                 range $1.83 to $2.02.
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EL*   Estee Lauder Companies-Cl  2012     N   Expects eps of $4.25 to $4.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.28;
                                                 range $4.08 to $4.52.
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ELON  Echelon Corp              Q4/11     D   Expects gaap of ($0.14) to ($0.12).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.11);
                                                 range ($0.16) to ($0.05).
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ENR   Energizer Holdings Inc     2012     N   Expects eps of $6.00 to $6.30.
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                                              Mean estimate is $6.29;
                                                 range $6.05 to $6.47.
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EQY   Equity One Inc             2012     N   Expects ffo of $1.04 to $1.12.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.12;
                                                 range $1.04 to $1.22.
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ESS   Essex Property Trust Inc   2011     N   Expects ffo of $5.66 to $5.74.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.68;
                                                 range $5.63 to $5.73.
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FLR*  Fluor Corp                 2011     N   Expects eps of $3.20 to $3.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.40;
                                                 range $3.30 to $3.56.
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GLUU  Glu Mobile Inc            Q4/11     N   Expects eps of ($0.12) to ($0.10).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.12);
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                                                 range ($0.14) to ($0.11).
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GPS*  Gap Inc/The               Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.37.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.32;
                                                 range $0.26 to $0.39.
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GTIV  Gentiva Health Services    2011     D   Expects eps of $1.50 to $1.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.06;
                                                 range $1.99 to $2.12.
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HBIO  Harvard Bioscience Inc    Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.07 to $0.08.
                                              No estimate available.

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HBIO  Harvard Bioscience Inc     2011     N   Expects eps of $0.27 to $0.28.
                                              No estimate available.

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HCN*  Health Care Reit Inc       2011     U   Expects ffo of $3.38 to $3.43.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.33;
                                                 range $3.09 to $3.46.
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HME   Home Properties Inc       Q4/11     U   Expects ffo of $0.90 to $0.94.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.89;
                                                 range $0.87 to $0.91.
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IDA   Idacorp Inc                2011     U   Expects eps of $3.35 to $3.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.04;
                                                 range $2.86 to $3.53.
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IHS   Ihs Inc-Class A            2012     D   Expects eps of $3.84 to $4.01.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.13;
                                                 range $3.99 to $4.40.
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IN    Intermec Inc              Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.16 to $0.21.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.18;
                                                 range $0.14 to $0.22.
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IRC   Inland Real Estate Corp    2011     U   Expects ffo of $0.80 to $0.83.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.73;
                                                 range $0.65 to $0.80.
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K*    Kellogg Co                 2011     D   Expects eps of $3.27 to $3.33.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.48;
                                                 range $3.43 to $3.61.
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KEYN  Keynote Systems Inc       Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.22 to $0.28.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.27;
                                                 range $0.23 to $0.31.
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KND   Kindred Healthcare Inc    Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.35 to $0.40.
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.39;
                                                 range $0.27 to $0.47.
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KND   Kindred Healthcare Inc     2011     U   Expects eps of $1.87 to $1.92.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.86;
                                                 range $1.82 to $1.93.
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KSS*  Kohls Corp                Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $0.79.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.78;
                                                 range $0.73 to $0.82.
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LFUS  Littelfuse Inc            Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.60 to $0.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.92;
                                                 range $0.85 to $1.01.
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LNCE  Snyders-Lance Inc          2011     D   Expects eps of $0.75.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.82;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $0.77 to $0.87.
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LNT   Alliant Energy Corp        2011     D   Expects eps of $2.73 to $2.87.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.91;
                                                 range $2.80 to $3.00.
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LNT   Alliant Energy Corp        2012     N   Expects eps of $2.80 to $3.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.99;
                                                 range $2.90 to $3.15.
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LTD*  Limited Brands Inc        Q3/11     N   Expects eps of $0.22 to $0.24.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.24;
                                                 range $0.22 to $0.26.
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LXP   Lexington Realty Trust     2011     U   Expects ffo of $0.91 to $0.93.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.81;
                                                 range $0.46 to $0.94.
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MCHP* Microchip Technology Inc  Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.44.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.44;
                                                 range $0.39 to $0.47.
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MDAS  Medassets Inc              2011     U   Expects eps of $0.96 to $1.02.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.95;
                                                 range $0.90 to $1.00.
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MDRX  Allscripts Healthcare Sol  2011     U   Expects eps of $0.91 to $0.93.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.90;
                                                 range $0.88 to $0.94.
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MGRC  Mcgrath Rentcorp           2011     U   Expects eps of $1.84 to $1.89.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.74;
                                                 range $1.72 to $1.75.
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MHK   Mohawk Industries Inc     Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.67 to $0.76.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.81;
                                                 range $0.66 to $0.96.
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MTRX  Matrix Service Co          2012     N   Expects eps of $0.80 to $0.95.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.90;
                                                 range $0.85 to $0.98.
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MUR*  Murphy Oil Corp           Q4/11     U   Expects eps of $1.35 to $1.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.33;
                                                 range $1.02 to $1.84.
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MWIV  Mwi Veterinary Supply Inc  2012     N   Expects eps of $3.70 to $3.90.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.90;
                                                 range $3.80 to $4.04.
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OGE   Oge Energy Corp            2011     U   Expects eps of $3.40 to $3.45.
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                                              Mean estimate is $3.36;
                                                 range $3.18 to $3.50.
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PCG*  P G & E Corp               2012     D   Expects eps of $3.10 to $3.30.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.67;
                                                 range $3.58 to $3.75.
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PG*   Procter & Gamble Co/The    2012     N   Expects eps of $4.15 to $4.33.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.20;
                                                 range $4.08 to $4.28.
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PKI*  Perkinelmer Inc            2011     N   Expects eps of $1.66 to $1.68.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.66;
                                                 range $1.65 to $1.68.
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PLNR  Planar Systems Inc        Q4/11     N   Expects eps of ($0.04) to ($0.01).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.04);
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                                                 range ($0.04) to ($0.04).
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PMC   Pharmerica Corp            2011     U   Expects eps of $1.01 to $1.06.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.93;
                                                 range $0.89 to $0.97.
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PNM   Pnm Resources Inc          2011     U   Expects eps of $1.00 to $1.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.98;
                                                 range $0.85 to $1.04.
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PPL*  Ppl Corporation            2011     N   Expects eps of $2.55 to $2.75.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.59;
                                                 range $2.49 to $2.65.
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PRFT  Perficient Inc             2011     N   Expects eps of $0.76 to $0.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.80;
                                                 range $0.78 to $0.81.
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PRO   Pros Holdings Inc         Q4/11     U   Expects eps of $0.09 to $0.10.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.08;
                                                 range $0.08 to $0.09.
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RDEN  Elizabeth Arden Inc       Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $1.32 to $1.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.41;
                                                 range $1.35 to $1.47.
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ROIC  Retail Opportunity Invest  2011     U   Expects ffo of $0.76 to $0.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.70;
                                                 range $0.68 to $0.71.
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ROST* Ross Stores Inc           Q3/11     U   Expects eps of $1.25 to $1.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.18;
                                                 range $1.17 to $1.20.
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ROST* Ross Stores Inc            2011     U   Expects eps of $5.54 to $5.61.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.51;
                                                 range $5.35 to $5.58.
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RST   Rosetta Stone Inc         Q4/11     U   Expects eps of ($0.43) to ($0.25).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.48);
                                                 range ($0.75) to ($0.27).
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SBRA  Sabra Health Care Reit In  2011     U   Expects ffo of $1.48 to $1.51.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.32;
                                                 range $1.24 to $1.47.
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SBUX* Starbucks Corp             2011     U   Expects eps of $1.75 to $1.82.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.52;
                                                 range $1.50 to $1.59.
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SKUL  Skullcandy Inc             2011     U   Expects eps of $0.93.
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.90;
                                                 range $0.87 to $0.95.
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SMA   Symmetry Medical Inc       2011     D   Expects eps of $0.31 to $0.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.48;
                                                 range $0.33 to $0.54.
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SRDX  Surmodics Inc              2012     U   Expects eps of $0.45 to $0.53.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.36;
                                                 range $0.29 to $0.40.
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SSS   Sovran Self Storage Inc   Q4/11     U   Expects ffo of $0.71 to $0.73.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.70;
                                                 range $0.66 to $0.74.
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SSS   Sovran Self Storage Inc    2011     D   Expects ffo of $2.41 to $2.43.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.49;
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                                                 range $2.43 to $2.68.
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STRA  Strayer Education Inc     Q4/11     U   Expects eps of $2.24 to $2.26.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.01;
                                                 range $1.77 to $2.38.
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STRA  Strayer Education Inc      2011     U   Expects eps of $8.82 to $8.84.
                                              Mean estimate is $8.46;
                                                 range $8.23 to $8.82.
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STRI  Str Holdings Inc          Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.09 to $0.12.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.18;
                                                 range $0.07 to $0.24.
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SWKS  Skyworks Solutions Inc    Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.53;
                                                 range $0.49 to $0.56.
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TEG*  Integrys Energy Group Inc  2011     N   Expects eps of $3.33 to $3.47.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.33;
                                                 range $3.22 to $3.40.
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UEIC  Universal Electronics Inc Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.33 to $0.43.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.65;
                                                 range $0.60 to $0.70.
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UEIC  Universal Electronics Inc  2011     D   Expects eps of $1.47 to $1.57.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.91;
                                                 range $1.75 to $2.24.
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USPH  U.S. Physical Therapy Inc  2011     D   Expects eps of $1.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.40;
                                                 range $1.34 to $1.44.
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VRX   Valeant Pharmaceuticals I  2011     U   Expects eps of $2.80 to $2.95.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.75;
                                                 range $2.59 to $2.88.
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WFR*  Memc Electronic Materials Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.00 to $0.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.16;
                                                 range ($0.03) to $0.45.
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WFR*  Memc Electronic Materials  2011     D   Expects eps of $0.16 to $0.36.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.47;
                                                 range ($0.14) to $1.09.
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WIFI  Boingo Wireless Inc       Q4/11     N   Expects eps of $0.04 to $0.06.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.05;
                                                 range $0.05 to $0.06.
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WIFI  Boingo Wireless Inc        2011     N   Expects eps of $0.11 to $0.14.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.13;
                                                 range $0.11 to $0.14.
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WLT   Walter Energy Inc         Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $1.91 to $2.39.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.57;
                                                 range $2.13 to $2.97.
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WTSLA Wet Seal Inc/The-Class A  Q4/11     D   Expects eps of $0.04.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.06;
                                                 range $0.05 to $0.08.
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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.

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