U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Feb. 9

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

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                                 Feb. 9
                                   2012 Q4/11  Q1/12    2011   2012  Total
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                                          ------------Cumulative------------
Total:                               54    478    253  2,907    673   8,141
 Up:                                  6     76     29    722    121     23%
 Down                                17    204    112    650    159     27%
 Neutral                             31    188    108  1,415    314     45%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0     10      4    120     79      5%
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S&P 500:                             11    134     79    887    240   2,376
 Up:                                  1     16     11    202     39     22%
 Down                                 3     52     33    188     60     25%
 Neutral                              7     64     32    447    107     47%
 Ex-Item Charges                      0      2      3     50     34      6%
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AKAM* Akamai Technologies Inc   Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $0.36 to $0.39.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.39;
                                                 range $0.34 to $0.41.
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ALXN  Alexion Pharmaceuticals I  2012     N   Expects eps of $1.60 to $1.70.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.64;
                                                 range $1.32 to $1.82.
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AMKR  Amkor Technology Inc      Q1/12     D   Expects eps of ($0.09) to ($0.03).
                                              Mean estimate is $0.08;
                                                 range $0.06 to $0.10.
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AMSC  American Superconductor C Q1/12     D   Expects eps of ($0.39).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.26);
                                                 range ($0.35) to ($0.18).
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ARX   Aeroflex Holding Corp     Q1/12     D   Expects eps of $0.14 to $0.17.
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                                              Mean estimate is $0.26;
                                                 range $0.17 to $0.34.
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ARX   Aeroflex Holding Corp      2012     D   Expects eps of $0.73 to $0.79.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.84;
                                                 range $0.60 to $0.98.
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ATVI  Activision Blizzard Inc   Q1/12     D   Expects eps of $0.03.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.15;
                                                 range $0.12 to $0.19.
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ATVI  Activision Blizzard Inc    2012     D   Expects eps of $0.94.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.97;
                                                 range $0.91 to $1.06.
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BDC   Belden Inc                Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $0.48 to $0.53.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.52;
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                                                 range $0.51 to $0.53.
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BDC   Belden Inc                 2012     N   Expects eps of $2.70 to $2.90.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.82;
                                                 range $2.75 to $2.96.
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BIOC  Bioclinica Inc             2012     N   Expects eps of $0.36 to $0.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.41;
                                                 range $0.40 to $0.42.
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BRKS  Brooks Automation Inc     Q1/12     U   Expects eps of $0.15 to $0.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.04;
                                                 range $0.01 to $0.07.
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CPO   Corn Products Intl Inc     2012     N   Expects eps of $5.00 to $5.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.10;
                                                 range $5.05 to $5.16.
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CSCO* Cisco Systems Inc         Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $0.45 to $0.47.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.46;
                                                 range $0.39 to $0.48.
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DNKN  Dunkin’ Brands Group Inc   2012     N   Expects eps of $1.19 to $1.23.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.21;
                                                 range $1.16 to $1.26.
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ELON  Echelon Corp              Q1/12     N   Expects eps of ($0.07) to ($0.04).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.05);
                                                 range ($0.12) to $0.02.
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FORR  Forrester Research Inc    Q1/12     D   Expects eps of $0.15 to $0.19.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.26;
                                                 range $0.26 to $0.26.
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FORR  Forrester Research Inc     2012     D   Expects eps of $0.94 to $1.00.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.12;
                                                 range $1.10 to $1.13.
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GDI   Gardner Denver Inc        Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $1.30 to $1.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.38;
                                                 range $1.34 to $1.40.
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GDI   Gardner Denver Inc         2012     N   Expects eps of $6.00 to $6.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $6.17;
                                                 range $5.49 to $6.40.
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GGP   General Growth Properties Q1/12     N   Expects ffo of $0.21 to $0.23.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.22;
                                                 range $0.19 to $0.24.
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HME   Home Properties Inc        2012     N   Expects ffo of $3.79 to $3.95.
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                                              Mean estimate is $3.84;
                                                 range $3.68 to $4.05.
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HME   Home Properties Inc       Q1/12     N   Expects ffo of $0.90 to $0.94.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.90;
                                                 range $0.84 to $0.95.
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HPY   Heartland Payment Systems  2012     U   Expects eps of $1.52 to $1.56.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.32;
                                                 range $1.23 to $1.42.
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IMPV  Imperva Inc               Q1/12     N   Expects eps of ($0.13) to ($0.12).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.12);
                                                 range ($0.14) to ($0.10).
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IMPV  Imperva Inc                2012     U   Expects eps of ($0.14) to ($0.12).
                                              Mean estimate is ($0.15);
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range ($0.17) to ($0.11).
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IRC   Inland Real Estate Corp    2012     N   Expects ffo of $0.84 to $0.89.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.86;
                                                 range $0.85 to $0.87.
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KEX   Kirby Corp                Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $0.87 to $0.93.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.91;
                                                 range $0.88 to $0.95.
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KONA  Kona Grill Inc            Q1/12     D   Expects eps of $0.01 to $0.02.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.03;
                                                 range $0.02 to $0.03.
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KRG   Kite Realty Group Trust    2012     N   Expects ffo of $0.42 to $0.46.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.46;
                                                 range $0.44 to $0.47.
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LF    Leapfrog Enterprises Inc  Q1/12     D   Expects eps of ($0.30) to ($0.26).
                                              Mean estimate is $0.43;
                                                 range $0.40 to $0.45.
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LF    Leapfrog Enterprises Inc   2012     N   Expects eps of $0.40 to $0.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.43;
                                                 range $0.36 to $0.50.
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LUFK  Lufkin Industries Inc     Q1/12     D   Expects eps of $0.50 to $0.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.93;
                                                 range $0.86 to $0.96.
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LUFK  Lufkin Industries Inc      2012     D   Expects eps of $3.90 to $4.20.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.34;
                                                 range $4.02 to $4.55.
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MTRX  Matrix Service Co          2012     N   Expects eps of $0.85 to $0.95.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.90;
                                                 range $0.85 to $0.97.
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NUAN  Nuance Communications Inc Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $0.36 to $0.40.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.38;
                                                 range $0.35 to $0.39.
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NXPI  Nxp Semiconductors Nv     Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $0.10 to $0.24.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.18;
                                                 range $0.06 to $0.30.
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O     Realty Income Corp         2012     N   Expects ffo of $2.01 to $2.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.05;
                                                 range $1.99 to $2.09.
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ORLY* O’Reilly Automotive Inc   Q1/12     N   Expects eps of $0.99 to $1.03.
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                              Mean estimate is $1.01;
                                                 range $0.99 to $1.05.
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ORLY* O’Reilly Automotive Inc    2012     D   Expects eps of $4.27 to $4.37.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.40;
                                                 range $4.15 to $4.61.
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PBI*  Pitney Bowes Inc           2012     N   Expects eps of $2.05 to $2.25.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.17;
                                                 range $2.05 to $2.35.
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PM*   Philip Morris Internation  2012     U   Expects eps of $5.25 to $5.35.
                                              Mean estimate is $5.20;
                                                 range $5.09 to $5.35.
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PMC   Pharmerica Corp            2012     N   Expects eps of $1.05 to $1.28.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.11;
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      Company                   Period  Down  Guidance
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                                                 range $0.95 to $1.24.
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PRO   Pros Holdings Inc         Q1/12     U   Expects gaap of $0.05 to $0.06.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.04;
                                                 range $0.01 to $0.06.
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RSG*  Republic Services Inc      2012     N   Expects eps of $1.98 to $2.02.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.02;
                                                 range $1.92 to $2.10.
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SEE*  Sealed Air Corp            2012     D   Expects eps of $1.50 to $1.60.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.68;
                                                 range $1.47 to $1.95.
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SIAL* Sigma-Aldrich              2012     N   Expects eps of $3.90 to $4.05.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.03;
                                                 range $3.94 to $4.15.
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SON   Sonoco Products Co        Q1/12     D   Expects eps of $0.45 to $0.50.
                                              Mean estimate is $0.53;
                                                 range $0.48 to $0.60.
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SON   Sonoco Products Co         2012     N   Expects eps of $2.32 to $2.42.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.38;
                                                 range $2.25 to $2.56.
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STMP  Stamps.Com Inc             2012     N   Expects eps of $1.25 to $1.45.
                                              Mean estimate is $1.32;
                                                 range $1.32 to $1.32.
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TCO   Taubman Centers Inc        2012     U   Expects ffo of $3.14 to $3.24.
                                              Mean estimate is $3.07;
                                                 range $2.94 to $3.20.
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TDC*  Teradata Corp              2012     N   Expects eps of $2.56 to $2.66.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.60;
                                                 range $2.49 to $2.70.
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TRLG  True Religion Apparel Inc  2012     D   Expects eps of $1.88 to $1.95.
                                              Mean estimate is $2.37;
                                                 range $2.18 to $2.56.
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UNH*  Unitedhealth Group Inc     2012     D   Expects eps of $4.60 to $4.80.
                                              Mean estimate is $4.81;
                                                 range $4.65 to $5.22.
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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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