U.S. Companies Reporting Positive EPS Surprises, May 14

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

Earnings estimates provided by Bloomberg.


TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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SOPW    SOLAR POWER INC      0.00  -0.02      NM  -0.01      NM  -0.01   -2.50
GRPN#   GROUPON INC          0.02     na      na   0.01   100.0   1.84   18.54
TSPT#   TRANSCEPT PHARMA    -0.37  -0.14  -164.3  -0.50    26.0  -0.12   -1.46
A*#     AGILENT TECH INC     0.78   0.74     5.4   0.73     6.8  -0.55   -1.39
BLIN    BRIDGELINE DIGIT    -0.01     na      na  -0.01     0.0   0.07    4.90
MM#     MILLENNIAL MEDIA    -0.05     na      na  -0.05     0.0   0.18    1.18
DIET#   EDIETS.COM INC      -0.07  -0.05   -40.0  -0.07     0.0   0.00    0.00
KIOR    KIOR INC - CL A     -0.16     na      na  -0.16     0.0   0.94   10.50

* - Company in Standard & Poor’s 500 Index.
# - Company reported in the late afternoon.

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