U.S. Companies Reporting Positive EPS Surprises, Aug. 8

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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SRPT    SAREPTA THERAPEU     0.35   0.06   483.3  -0.24      NM  -0.51   -6.14
VQ      VENOCO INC           0.25   0.25     0.0  -0.01      NM  -0.26   -2.76
CPNO#   COPANO ENERGY-UN     0.14  -0.07      NM  -0.01      NM  -0.50   -1.77
WFR     MEMC ELEC MATER      0.14   0.29   -51.7  -0.04      NM   0.22   10.68
EAC     ERICKSON AIR-CRA     0.10     na      na  -0.06      NM   0.11    1.72
FOR     FORESTAR GROUP       0.07  -0.11      NM  -0.03      NM   0.47    4.05
GHDX#   GENOMIC HEALTH I     0.06   0.08   -25.0  -0.02      NM   0.40    1.29
OUTD    OUTDOOR CHANNEL      0.00  -0.03      NM  -0.05      NM  -0.15   -2.15
SATS    ECHOSTAR CORP-A      0.41   0.21    95.2   0.08   412.5   1.07    3.75
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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ADK     ADCARE HEALTH SY     0.05  -0.40      NM   0.01   400.0   0.04    1.13
MBI#    MBIA INC             0.27   0.68   -60.3   0.07   285.7  -0.29   -3.20
NRG*    NRG ENERGY           0.68   0.31   119.4   0.18   277.8   0.70    3.58
EIG     EMPLOYERS HOLDIN     0.11   0.10    10.0   0.03   266.7   0.03    0.16
GLP     GLOBAL PARTNERS      0.66  -0.09      NM   0.20   230.0   0.14    0.60
SWC     STILLWATER MININ     0.15   0.39   -61.5   0.05   200.0  -0.03   -0.33
AUTH    AUTHENTEC INC        0.03  -0.04      NM   0.01   200.0   0.02    0.24
SKYW    SKYWEST INC          0.33   0.03  1000.0   0.14   135.7   1.48   22.12
RGP     REGENCY ENERGY P     0.18   0.07   157.1   0.08   125.0  -0.30   -1.30
LIOX    LIONBRIDGE TECH      0.18   0.07   157.1   0.08   125.0   0.24    7.72
VIAS    VIASYSTEMS GROUP     0.75   0.31   141.9   0.35   114.3  -0.17   -1.11
STRL#   STERLING CONSTRU     0.15   0.25   -40.0   0.07   114.3  -0.02   -0.20
RLH     RED LION HOTELS     -0.01  -0.17    94.1  -0.07    85.7   0.06    0.82
BEAT#   CARDIONET INC       -0.01  -0.05    80.0  -0.04    75.0   0.03    1.55
CSC*    COMPUTER SCIENCE     0.37   1.18   -68.6   0.22    68.2   4.01   15.71
ELON    ECHELON CORP        -0.01   0.05      NM  -0.03    66.7  -0.42  -12.03
PIP     PHARMATHENE INC     -0.02  -0.05    60.0  -0.05    60.0  -0.03   -2.14
AAON    AAON INC             0.38   0.15   153.3   0.24    58.3   0.96    5.11
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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XNPT    XENOPORT INC        -0.22   0.55      NM  -0.44    50.0   0.62    8.07
SLXP#   SALIX PHARM          0.79   0.54    46.3   0.54    46.3   0.30    0.67
HII     HUNTINGTON INGAL     1.00   0.80    25.0   0.69    44.9   1.59    4.12
NVTL    NOVATEL WIRELESS    -0.07  -0.03  -133.3  -0.12    41.7  -0.38  -15.08
PKOH    PARK OHIO HLDGS      1.06   0.69    53.6   0.75    41.3   2.14   11.28
ENV#    ENVESTNET INC        0.07   0.10   -30.0   0.05    40.0  -0.20   -1.70
CHTP    CHELSEA THERAPEU    -0.12  -0.21    42.9  -0.19    36.8  -0.01   -1.02
VITC    VITACOST.COM INC    -0.13  -0.11   -18.2  -0.20    35.0  -0.53   -8.73
KELYA   KELLY SERVICES-A     0.40   0.52   -23.1   0.30    33.3   2.02   16.56
SYMM#   SYMMETRICOM INC      0.12   0.12     0.0   0.09    33.3  -0.03   -0.50
DDS#    DILLARDS INC-A       0.63   0.30   110.0   0.48    31.3   0.90    1.30
CPK     CHESAPEAKE UTIL      0.52   0.41    26.8   0.40    30.0   0.41    0.89
XOXO#   XO GROUP INC         0.13   0.10    30.0   0.10    30.0  -0.05   -0.59
PDFS#   PDF SOLUTIONS        0.22   0.05   340.0   0.17    29.4  -0.02   -0.20
SEM     SELECT MEDICAL       0.31   0.20    55.0   0.24    29.2   1.89   15.96
OPAY    OFFICIAL PAYMENT    -0.05  -0.08    37.5  -0.07    28.6   0.04    1.02
PSEM    PERICOM SEMICOND     0.10   0.14   -28.6   0.08    25.0   0.46    5.63
PPL*    PPL CORPORATION      0.51   0.45    13.3   0.41    24.4   0.64    2.25
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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NRCI    NATL RESEARCH        0.57   0.34    67.6   0.46    23.9  -1.40   -2.73
SATC#   SATCON TECH         -0.37  -1.36    72.8  -0.48    22.9  -0.13  -10.32
FSYS    FUEL SYSTEMS SOL     0.11   0.19   -42.1   0.09    22.2  -2.29  -12.09
LXU#    LSB INDUS INC        1.11   1.23    -9.8   0.91    22.0   0.13    0.38
ACAD#   ACADIA PHARMACEU    -0.10  -0.12    16.7  -0.12    16.7  -0.02   -1.32
TRNO    TERRENO REALTY C     0.16  -0.10      NM   0.14    14.3  -0.08   -0.53
RL*     RALPH LAUREN COR     2.03   1.90     6.8   1.78    14.0  -1.68   -1.10
OILT#   OILTANKING PARTN     0.41     na      na   0.36    13.9  -0.20   -0.58
APEI    AMERICAN PUBLIC      0.51   0.49     4.1   0.45    13.3   4.53   16.38
CYTX#   CYTORI THERAPEUT    -0.13  -0.10   -30.0  -0.15    13.3  -0.04   -1.62
MRX#    MEDICIS PHARM-A      0.52   0.64   -18.8   0.46    13.0   0.22    0.67
FOLD    AMICUS THERAPEUT    -0.20  -0.37    45.9  -0.23    13.0  -0.35   -6.93
DK      DELEK US HOLDING     1.17   0.80    46.3   1.04    12.5   2.17    9.96
LINTA#  LIBERTY INTERA-A     0.27   0.20    35.0   0.24    12.5  -0.31   -1.59
OSUR    ORASURE TECH        -0.07  -0.05   -40.0  -0.08    12.5  -0.58   -5.57
FLT#    FLEETCOR TECHNOL     0.73   0.57    28.1   0.65    12.3   0.14    0.38
OLP     ONE LIBERTY PROP     0.42   0.46    -8.7   0.38    10.5  -0.42   -2.23
OPNT    OPNET TECH INC       0.21   0.21     0.0   0.19    10.5   2.57    9.18
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
========================================================================
GNOM#   COMPLETE GENOMIC    -0.51  -0.56     8.9  -0.57    10.5   0.02    0.86
ARTNA   ARTESIAN RES-A       0.32   0.23    39.1   0.29    10.3  -0.61   -2.71
WR      WESTAR ENERGY IN     0.48   0.38    26.3   0.44     9.1  -0.07   -0.23
BLKB    BLACKBAUD INC        0.24   0.27   -11.1   0.22     9.1  -2.62   -9.44
TDW     TIDEWATER INC        0.65   0.60     8.3   0.60     8.3   1.25    2.56
ASTM    AASTROM BIOSCIEN    -0.22  -0.44    50.0  -0.24     8.3  -0.14   -7.45
SUSS    SUSSER HOLDINGS      1.40   1.39     0.7   1.31     6.9   0.97    2.57
HFC     HOLLYFRONTIER CO     2.39   1.81    32.0   2.24     6.7  -0.22   -0.56
SCLN#   SCICLONE PHARM       0.16   0.12    33.3   0.15     6.7  -0.07   -1.35
TIE*    TITANIUM METALS      0.17   0.18    -5.6   0.16     6.3  -0.05   -0.39
ACHN    ACHILLION PHARMA    -0.16  -0.19    15.8  -0.17     5.9  -0.52   -7.54
ENS#    ENERSYS              0.95   0.68    39.7   0.90     5.6   0.00    0.00
ENOC    ENERNOC INC         -0.91  -0.31  -193.5  -0.96     5.2   1.51   22.11
DNB*#   DUN & BRADSTREET     1.50   1.35    11.1   1.43     4.9  -0.03   -0.04
IFF*    INTL FLVR & FRAG     1.08   0.97    11.3   1.03     4.9   5.49    9.71
M*      MACY’S INC           0.67   0.55    21.8   0.64     4.7   1.01    2.73
PRIM    PRIMORIS SERVICE     0.23   0.28   -17.9   0.22     4.5   0.52    3.97
WRI     WEINGARTEN RLTY      0.47   0.30    56.7   0.45     4.4   0.08    0.29
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
========================================================================
THS     TREEHOUSE FOODS      0.60   0.43    39.5   0.58     3.4  -4.75   -8.56
CRL     CHARLES RIVER LA     0.69   0.70    -1.4   0.67     3.0   1.07    3.01
CNDO    CORONADO BIOSCIE    -0.34     na      na  -0.35     2.9  -0.20   -3.45
GEO     GEO GROUP INC/TH     0.41   0.40     2.5   0.40     2.5   0.74    3.09
LMIA    LMI AEROSPACE        0.43   0.41     4.9   0.42     2.4   0.86    4.57
CZNC    CITIZENS & NORTH     0.46   0.47    -2.1   0.45     2.2  -0.15   -0.79
MFB     MAIDENFORM BRAND     0.49   0.67   -26.9   0.48     2.1  -0.07   -0.31
AFAM    ALMOST FAMILY IN     0.50   0.58   -13.8   0.49     2.0  -0.52   -2.32
ROSE    ROSETTA RESOURCE     0.58   0.48    20.8   0.57     1.8   1.38    3.27
CLVS    CLOVIS ONCOLOGY     -0.60     na      na  -0.61     1.6   0.40    2.60
GEVO    GEVO INC            -0.62  -0.48   -29.2  -0.63     1.6  -0.12   -3.12
ES      ENERGYSOLUTIONS      0.06   0.01   500.0   0.00      na   0.03    1.86
CBRX    COLUMBIA LABORAT     0.02   0.13   -84.6   0.00      na   0.01    1.21
STRI#   STR HOLDINGS INC     0.00   0.30      NM   0.00      na  -0.09   -2.40
CWH     COMMONWEALTH REI     0.83   0.91    -8.8   0.83     0.0  -1.60   -8.72
IOSP#   INNOSPEC INC         0.79   0.85    -7.1   0.79     0.0  -0.12   -0.38
AMTG    APOLLO RESIDENTI     0.66     na      na   0.66     0.0   0.05    0.25
GBL     GAMCO INVESTORS      0.57   0.77   -26.0   0.57     0.0  -0.15   -0.33
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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MOLX*   MOLEX INC            0.38   0.44   -13.6   0.38     0.0  -0.80   -3.00
SPPI    SPECTRUM PHARMAC     0.32   0.13   146.2   0.32     0.0  -1.96  -14.25
NWSA*#  NEWS CORP-A          0.32   0.35    -8.6   0.32     0.0  -0.14   -0.59
VPG     VISHAY PRECI         0.21   0.22    -4.5   0.21     0.0  -0.11   -0.82
LSE     CAPLEASE INC         0.15   0.15     0.0   0.15     0.0  -0.07   -1.49
CBB     CINCINNATI BELL      0.06   0.07   -14.3   0.06     0.0   0.20    5.35
ATEC    ALPHATEC HOLDING    -0.01  -0.02    50.0  -0.01     0.0  -0.09   -5.56
DDXS    DIADEXUS INC        -0.02     na      na  -0.02     0.0  -0.07  -17.50
PRMW    PRIMO WATER CORP    -0.06  -0.03  -100.0  -0.06     0.0  -0.31  -21.23
NXTM    NXSTAGE MEDICAL     -0.09  -0.10    10.0  -0.09     0.0  -2.82  -17.79
AVNR#   AVANIR PHARM INC    -0.11  -0.13    15.4  -0.11     0.0  -0.07   -2.36
SGEN#   SEATTLE GENETICS    -0.15  -0.45    66.7  -0.15     0.0  -0.47   -1.91
GTXI    GTX INC             -0.17  -0.21    19.0  -0.17     0.0  -0.41  -10.73
XOMA    XOMA CORP           -0.21  -0.27    22.2  -0.21     0.0   0.01    0.32

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

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