Midmorning Positive EPS Surprises for U.S. Companies, Jan. 31

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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SCMF    SOUTHERN COMM FI     0.02  -0.17      NM  -0.11      NM   Dec
NAVR    NAVARRE CORP         0.02   0.03   -33.3  -0.11      NM   Dec
TLAB    TELLABS INC          0.01   0.02   -50.0  -0.01      NM   Dec
CIT     CIT GROUP INC        0.17   0.37   -54.1   0.01  1600.0   Dec
RTEC    RUDOLPH TECHNOL      0.15   0.36   -58.3   0.09    66.7   Dec
IDTI    INTEGRAT DEVICE      0.06   0.15   -60.0   0.04    50.0   Dec
ARRY    ARRAY BIOPHARMA     -0.06  -0.23    73.9  -0.12    50.0   Dec
GFF     GRIFFON CORP         0.07   0.11   -36.4   0.05    40.0   Dec
RTIX    RTI BIOLOGICS        0.04   0.05   -20.0   0.03    33.3   Dec
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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ORIT    ORITANI FINANCIA     0.18   0.13    38.5   0.14    28.6   Dec
STL     STERLING BANCORP     0.19   0.13    46.2   0.15    26.7   Dec
OLN     OLIN CORP            0.28   0.02  1300.0   0.23    21.7   Dec
CEVA    CEVA INC             0.26   0.19    36.8   0.22    18.2   Dec
TGI     TRIUMPH GROUP        1.29   0.90    43.3   1.12    15.2   Dec
PCAR*   PACCAR INC           0.91   0.44   106.8   0.79    15.2   Dec
AMNB    AMER NATL BNKSHS     0.59   0.30    96.7   0.52    13.5   Dec
HP*     HELMERICH & PAYN     1.29   0.94    37.2   1.16    11.2   Dec
MHP*    MCGRAW-HILL COS      0.63   0.55    14.5   0.57    10.5   Dec
KRC     KILROY REALTY        0.66   0.54    22.2   0.60    10.0   Dec
GABC    GERMAN AMER BNCP     0.44   0.28    57.1   0.40    10.0   Dec
BOCH    BANK OF COMMERCE     0.12   0.08    50.0   0.11     9.1   Dec
OSK     OSHKOSH CORP         0.37   1.22   -69.7   0.34     8.8   Dec
GKSR    G & K SERVICES-A     0.51   0.41    24.4   0.47     8.5   Dec
LXK*    LEXMARK INTL-A       1.25   1.29    -3.1   1.16     7.8   Dec
LLY*    ELI LILLY & CO       0.87   1.11   -21.6   0.81     7.4   Dec
SFG     STANCORP FINL        0.87   1.14   -23.7   0.81     7.4   Dec
FIBK    FIRST INTER/MT       0.29   0.23    26.1   0.27     7.4   Dec
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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SAIA    SAIA INC             0.15   0.04   275.0   0.14     7.1   Dec
MAT*    MATTEL INC           1.07   0.89    20.2   1.00     7.0   Dec
PFE*    PFIZER INC           0.50   0.47     6.4   0.47     6.4   Dec
HOLX    HOLOGIC INC          0.34   0.30    13.3   0.32     6.3   Dec
MSL     MIDSOUTH BANCORP     0.17   0.16     6.3   0.16     6.3   Dec
ETR*    ENTERGY CORP         0.94   1.30   -27.7   0.89     5.6   Dec
LLL*    L-3 COMM HLDGS       2.54   2.37     7.2   2.41     5.4   Dec
HHS     HARTE-HANKS INC      0.23   0.24    -4.2   0.22     4.5   Dec
SLG     SL GREEN REALTY      1.04   0.93    11.8   1.00     4.0   Dec
RGA     REINSURANCE GROU     1.91   2.15   -11.2   1.84     3.8   Dec
DHR*    DANAHER CORP         0.81   0.67    20.9   0.78     3.8   Dec
RCII    RENT-A-CENTER        0.85   0.71    19.7   0.82     3.7   Dec
PNR     PENTAIR INC          0.56   0.49    14.3   0.54     3.7   Dec
CE      CELANESE CORP-A      0.58   0.73   -20.5   0.56     3.6   Dec
BMTC    BRYN MAWR BANK       0.40   0.46   -13.0   0.39     2.6   Dec
HRS*    HARRIS CORP          1.22   1.20     1.7   1.19     2.5   Dec
ITW*    ILLINOIS TOOL WO     0.90   0.79    13.9   0.88     2.3   Dec
MCK*    MCKESSON CORP        1.40   1.12    25.0   1.37     2.2   Dec
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q10   % CHG   Q/E
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AMG     AFFIL MANAGERS       1.76   2.02   -12.9   1.73     1.7   Dec
UPS*    UNITED PARCEL-B      1.28   1.08    18.5   1.26     1.6   Dec
AXE     ANIXTER INTL INC     1.43   1.19    20.2   1.41     1.4   Dec
BIIB*   BIOGEN IDEC INC      1.51   1.42     6.3   1.49     1.3   Dec
PRXL    PAREXEL INTL         0.23   0.29   -20.7   0.23     0.0   Dec
BIRT    ACTUATE CORP         0.15   0.11    36.4   0.15     0.0   Dec
AEIS    ADV ENERGY INDS      0.01   0.45   -97.8   0.01     0.0   Dec

* - Company in Standard & Poor’s 500 Index

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