U.S. Companies Reporting Negative EPS Surprises, May 16

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          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
========================================================================
MBND    MULTIBAND CORP      -0.06  -0.05   -20.0  -0.01  -500.0  -0.29  -11.84
ENA     ENOVA SYSTEMS       -0.05     na      na  -0.01  -400.0   0.03   42.86
PNSN    PENSON WORLDWIDE    -1.00  -0.07 -1328.6  -0.41  -143.9  -0.02   -3.64
RLGT#   RADIANT LOGISTIC     0.01   0.02   -50.0   0.03   -66.7  -0.05   -2.50
KITD    KIT DIGITAL INC     -0.53  -0.34   -55.9  -0.33   -60.6  -0.18   -4.32
NEXS    NEXXUS LIGHTING     -0.11  -0.08   -37.5  -0.08   -37.5  -0.03   -6.25
PSTX    PATIENT SAFETY T    -0.04     na      na  -0.03   -33.3   0.11    6.96
RODM    RODMAN & RENSHAW     0.05   0.05     0.0   0.07   -28.6  -0.01   -1.58
ABMD    ABIOMED INC          0.06  -0.05      NM   0.07   -14.3  -0.52   -2.19
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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EXP     EAGLE MATERIALS      0.20  -0.08      NM   0.23   -13.0  -1.69   -4.84
OPXT    OPNEXT INC          -0.18  -0.09  -100.0  -0.16   -12.5   0.02    1.73
GTAT#   GT ADVANCED TECH     0.66   0.41    61.0   0.70    -5.7   0.03    0.57
WHLM    WILHELMINA INTER     0.00     na      na   0.01      NM   0.00   -2.40

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

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