Midmorning Positive EPS Surprises for U.S. Companies, Nov. 8

The following U.S. companies reported positive surprises or matched expectations today. This list ranks percent surprises of actual earnings to earnings estimates.

Earnings estimates provided by Bloomberg.


TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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CQP     CHENIERE ENERGY      0.29  -0.04      NM  -0.05      NM   Sep
PKT     PROCERA NETWORKS     0.14  -0.10      NM  -0.03      NM   Sep
XBKS    XENITH BANKSHARE     0.11     na      na  -0.10      NM   Sep
ECBE    ECB BANCORP INC      0.09   0.10   -10.0  -0.05      NM   Sep
HALO    HALOZYME THERAPE     0.05  -0.13      NM  -0.04      NM   Sep
NLS     NAUTILUS INC         0.01  -0.08      NM  -0.01      NM   Sep
NBY     NOVABAY PHARMACE     0.00  -0.07      NM  -0.07      NM   Sep
SYPR    SYPRIS SOLUTIONS     0.19  -0.07      NM   0.01  1800.0   Sep
BBEP    BREITBURN ENERGY     0.99   0.24   312.5   0.18   450.0   Sep
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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MWE     MARKWEST ENERGY      1.77  -0.39      NM   0.42   321.4   Sep
GBL     GAMCO INVESTORS      0.29   0.73   -60.3   0.08   262.5   Sep
OAS     OASIS PETROLEUM      0.72  -0.01      NM   0.23   213.0   Sep
SONE    S1 CORPORATION       0.21   0.03   600.0   0.08   162.5   Sep
FRPT    FORCE PROTECTION     0.07   0.05    40.0   0.03   133.3   Sep
PHII    PHI INC-VOTING       0.23  -0.16      NM   0.10   130.0   Sep
FTEK    FUEL TECH INC        0.08   0.03   166.7   0.04   100.0   Sep
PRIM    PRIMORIS SERVICE     0.38   0.17   123.5   0.20    90.0   Sep
CXS     CREXUS INVESTMEN     0.52   0.18   188.9   0.28    85.7   Sep
RJET    REPUBLIC AIRWAYS     0.40   0.72   -44.4   0.24    66.7   Sep
LLNW    LIMELIGHT NETWOR    -0.02   0.00      na  -0.06    66.7   Sep
MEMS    MEMSIC INC          -0.02  -0.08    75.0  -0.05    60.0   Sep
SYKE    SYKES ENTERPRISE     0.44   0.43     2.3   0.28    57.1   Sep
SSP     EW SCRIPPS-A        -0.06   0.08      NM  -0.13    53.8   Sep
CNTY    CENTURY CASINOS      0.06   0.01   500.0   0.04    50.0   Sep
WRES    WARREN RESOURCES     0.06   0.09   -33.3   0.04    50.0   Sep
BLTI    BIOLASE TECHNOLO    -0.01  -0.11    90.9  -0.02    50.0   Sep
XPL     SOLITARIO EXPLOR    -0.03     na      na  -0.06    50.0   Sep
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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VSAT    VIASAT INC           0.32   0.32     0.0   0.22    45.5   Sep
TICC    TICC CAPITAL COR     0.36   0.25    44.0   0.25    44.0   Sep
APEI    AMERICAN PUBLIC      0.60   0.30   100.0   0.42    42.9   Sep
PSDV    PSIVIDA CORP        -0.12  -0.17    29.4  -0.21    42.9   Sep
BKR     MICHAEL BAKER CO     0.76   0.54    40.7   0.56    35.7   Sep
TAST    CARROLS RESTAURA     0.24   0.20    20.0   0.18    33.3   Sep
TRNO    TERRENO REALTY C     0.12  -0.27      NM   0.09    33.3   Sep
TLLP    TESORO LOGISTICS     0.49     na      na   0.37    32.4   Sep
ASEI    AMERICAN SCIENCE     0.74   1.59   -53.5   0.58    27.6   Sep
CVU     CPI AEROSTRUCTUR     0.25   0.21    19.0   0.20    25.0   Sep
SCLN    SCICLONE PHARM       0.15   0.16    -6.3   0.12    25.0   Sep
CYTR    CYTRX CORP          -0.03  -0.04    25.0  -0.04    25.0   Sep
OMER    OMEROS CORP         -0.29  -0.35    17.1  -0.38    23.7   Sep
TRAK    DEALERTRACK HOLD     0.27   0.16    68.8   0.22    22.7   Sep
DCTH    DELCATH SYSTEMS     -0.18  -0.24    25.0  -0.23    21.7   Sep
LOPE    GRAND CANYON EDU     0.29   0.28     3.6   0.24    20.8   Sep
MDSO    MEDIDATA SOLUTIO     0.42   0.27    55.6   0.35    20.0   Sep
ECTE    ECHO THERAPEUTIC    -0.04  -0.02  -100.0  -0.05    20.0   Sep
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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MKL     MARKEL CORP          4.62   5.90   -21.7   3.87    19.4   Sep
BWC     BABCOCK & WILCOX     0.44   0.31    41.9   0.37    18.9   Sep
NHI     NATL HEALTH INV      0.74   0.72     2.8   0.63    17.5   Sep
MAPP    MAP PHARMACEUTIC     0.35  -0.53      NM   0.30    16.7   Sep
XIDE    EXIDE TECH           0.14   0.17   -17.6   0.12    16.7   Sep
VVUS    VIVUS INC           -0.10  -0.22    54.5  -0.12    16.7   Sep
ARCC    ARES CAPITAL COR     0.43   0.37    16.2   0.37    16.2   Sep
GTAT    GT ADVANCED TECH     0.29   0.28     3.6   0.25    16.0   Sep
CORE    CORE-MARK HOLDIN     1.14   0.86    32.6   0.99    15.2   Sep
ROK*    ROCKWELL AUTOMAT     1.39   0.91    52.7   1.21    14.9   Sep
STXS    STEREOTAXIS INC     -0.13  -0.08   -62.5  -0.15    13.3   Sep
SNHY    SUN HYDRAULICS       0.44   0.23    91.3   0.39    12.8   Sep
GEL     GENESIS ENERGY       0.27   0.28    -3.6   0.24    12.5   Sep
MPW     MEDICAL PROPERTI     0.18   0.15    20.0   0.16    12.5   Sep
AWR     AMER STATES WATE     0.83   0.62    33.9   0.74    12.2   Sep
NTLSD   NTELOS HOLDINGS      0.74   0.54    37.0   0.66    12.1   Sep
GSM     GLOBE SPECIALTY      0.28   0.08   250.0   0.25    12.0   Sep
ACRX    ACELRX PHARMA       -0.30     na      na  -0.34    11.8   Sep
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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AAON    AAON INC             0.23   0.21     9.5   0.21     9.5   Sep
SZYM    SOLAZYME INC        -0.19     na      na  -0.21     9.5   Sep
ROSE    ROSETTA RESOURCE     0.61   0.17   258.8   0.56     8.9   Sep
CDE     COEUR D’ALENE MN     0.75  -0.11      NM   0.69     8.7   Sep
EBIX    EBIX INC             0.41   0.43    -4.7   0.38     7.9   Sep
SYY*    SYSCO CORP           0.55   0.49    12.2   0.51     7.8   Sep
HFC     HOLLYFRONTIER CO     2.58   0.48   437.5   2.40     7.5   Sep
PCLN*   PRICELINE.COM        9.95   5.33    86.7   9.30     7.0   Sep
CLNY    COLONY FINANCIAL     0.48   0.35    37.1   0.45     6.7   Sep
ACHN    ACHILLION PHARMA    -0.15  -0.15     0.0  -0.16     6.3   Sep
GEOI    GEORESOURCES INC     0.36   0.37    -2.7   0.34     5.9   Sep
TMS     TMS INTERNATIO-A     0.18     na      na   0.17     5.9   Sep
FOSL    FOSSIL INC           1.09   1.00     9.0   1.03     5.8   Sep
CATM    CARDTRONICS INC      0.39   0.28    39.3   0.37     5.4   Sep
SHO     SUNSTONE HOTEL       0.20   0.14    42.9   0.19     5.3   Sep
SWX     SOUTHWEST GAS CP    -0.19   0.11      NM  -0.20     5.0   Sep
ZBRA    ZEBRA TECH CORP      0.64   0.46    39.1   0.61     4.9   Sep
WPC     WP CAREY & CO        0.67   0.42    59.5   0.64     4.7   Sep
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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MITI    MICROMET INC        -0.21  -0.13   -61.5  -0.22     4.5   Sep
HPP     HUDSON PACIFIC P     0.25   0.17    47.1   0.24     4.2   Sep
LCUT    LIFETIME BRANDS      0.60   0.52    15.4   0.58     3.4   Sep
CLDT    CHATHAM LODGING      0.33   0.21    57.1   0.32     3.1   Sep
VOG     VOYAGER OIL & GA     0.00  -0.01      NM   0.00      na   Sep
IPHS    INNOPHOS HOLDING     0.92   0.75    22.7   0.92     0.0   Sep
PKY     PARKWAY PPTYS/MD     0.57   0.63    -9.5   0.57     0.0   Sep
IBOC    INTL BANCSHARES      0.40   0.45   -11.1   0.40     0.0   Sep
NNN     NATIONAL RETAIL      0.39   0.36     8.3   0.39     0.0   Sep
CFN*    CAREFUSION CORP      0.33   0.30    10.0   0.33     0.0   Sep
CRZO    CARRIZO OIL&GAS      0.25   0.57   -56.1   0.25     0.0   Sep
CKEC    CARMIKE CINEMAS      0.24   0.07   242.9   0.24     0.0   Sep
RAX     RACKSPACE HOSTIN     0.14   0.09    55.6   0.14     0.0   Sep
BIOS    BIOSCRIP INC         0.10   0.05   100.0   0.10     0.0   Sep
TWTC    TW TELECOM INC       0.10   0.10     0.0   0.10     0.0   Sep
EF      EDELMAN FINANCIA     0.09   0.00      na   0.09     0.0   Sep
FNGN    FINANCIAL ENGINE     0.08   0.10   -20.0   0.08     0.0   Sep
SNTS    SANTARUS INC         0.01  -0.36      NM   0.01     0.0   Sep
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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SATC    SATCON TECH         -0.09   0.00      na  -0.09     0.0   Sep
ANX     ADVENTRX PHARMAC    -0.13  -0.13     0.0  -0.13     0.0   Sep
EMCI    EMC INS GROUP       -0.14   0.49      NM  -0.14     0.0   Sep
SGNT    SAGENT PHARMACEU    -0.17     na      na  -0.17     0.0   Sep

* - Company in Standard & Poor’s 500 Index

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