Midmorning Negative EPS Surprises for U.S. Companies, Feb. 9

The following U.S. companies reported negative earnings surprises today. This list ranks percent surprises of actual earnings to earnings estimates.

Earnings estimates provided by Bloomberg.


TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q11  % CHG   Q/E
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AGYS    AGILYSYS INC        -0.16   0.08      NM  -0.06  -166.7   Dec
BELFA   BEL FUSE INC-A       0.02   0.56   -96.4   0.07   -71.4   Dec
KKR     KKR & CO LP          0.33   1.02   -67.6   0.75   -56.0   Dec
AIN     ALBANY INTL CORP     0.25   0.38   -34.2   0.42   -40.5   Dec
FUBC    1ST UNITED BANCO     0.03   0.07   -57.1   0.05   -40.0   Dec
EPM     EVOLUTION PETROL     0.04  -0.02      NM   0.06   -33.3   Dec
BNHN    BENIHANA INC         0.08   0.16   -50.0   0.11   -27.3   Dec
SPR     SPIRIT AEROSYS-A     0.42   0.44    -4.5   0.51   -17.6   Dec
SEE*    SEALED AIR CORP      0.42   0.46    -8.7   0.49   -14.3   Dec
TICKER                                             EST
SYM     COMPANY               Q11    Q10   % CHG    Q11  % CHG   Q/E
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GPRE    GREEN PLAINS REN     0.36   0.44   -18.2   0.41   -12.2   Dec
BIOC    BIOCLINICA INC       0.08   0.06    33.3   0.09   -11.1   Dec
FBN     FURNITURE BRANDS    -0.17  -0.81    79.0  -0.16    -6.3   Dec
NPO     ENPRO INDUSTRIES     0.37   0.30    23.3   0.39    -5.1   Dec
BMR     BIOMED REALTY TR     0.28   0.30    -6.7   0.29    -3.4   Dec
HE      HAWAIIAN ELEC        0.36   0.26    38.5   0.37    -2.7   Dec
MTGE    AMERICAN CAPITAL     0.86     na      na   0.88    -2.3   Dec
O       REALTY INCOME        0.51   0.47     8.5   0.52    -1.9   Dec
MNTA    MOMENTA PHARMACE    -0.02   0.77      NM   0.27      NM   Dec

* - Company in Standard & Poor’s 500 Index

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