U.S. Companies Reporting Positive EPS Surprises, Aug. 9

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
========================================================================
DBLE    DOUBLE EAGLE PET     0.33  -0.06      NM  -0.11      NM   0.04    1.01
SPWR    SUNPOWER CORP        0.08  -0.19      NM  -0.11      NM  -0.49  -10.45
SPWR    SUNPOWER CORP        0.08  -0.19      NM  -0.11      NM  -0.49  -10.45
CRTX    CORNERSTONE THER     0.08   0.09   -11.1  -0.02      NM   0.55    8.36
CXPO    CRIMSON EXPLORAT     0.04  -0.03      NM  -0.03      NM   0.13    2.78
ORBT    ORBIT INTL CORP      0.04     na      na  -0.05      NM  -0.33   -9.71
CPE     CALLON PETROLEUM     0.01   0.54   -98.1  -0.02      NM   0.21    4.12
ET#     EXACTTARGET INC      0.01     na      na  -0.08      NM   0.27    1.20
HNR     HARVEST NATURAL      0.29     na      na   0.07   314.3   0.45    5.31
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
========================================================================
CVO     CENVEO INC           0.13   0.17   -23.5   0.05   160.0   0.02    1.04
FIO#    FUSION-IO INC        0.09   0.15   -40.0   0.04   125.0  -0.44   -2.05
MKL     MARKEL CORP          7.87   3.02   160.6   3.69   113.3   2.91    0.67
PHMD    PHOTOMEDEX INC       0.58     na      na   0.29   100.0  -1.31   -9.47
ATO     ATMOS ENERGY         0.32  -0.01      NM   0.16   100.0   0.22    0.61
FXEN#   FX ENERGY INC        0.02  -0.01      NM   0.01   100.0   0.17    2.25
WLDN#   WILLDAN GROUP IN    -0.25   0.10      NM  -2.89    91.3   0.04    3.20
KCAP    KCAP FINANCIAL I     0.39   0.13   200.0   0.21    85.7   0.01    0.13
PFSW    PFSWEB INC          -0.02  -0.10    80.0  -0.09    77.8  -0.03   -1.21
LRE#    LRR ENERGY LP        0.54     na      na   0.33    63.6   0.04    0.24
FUN     CEDAR FAIR LP        0.65   0.08   712.5   0.40    62.5  -0.17   -0.53
MM      MILLENNIAL MEDIA    -0.02     na      na  -0.05    60.0   2.86   28.07
IMPV#   IMPERVA INC         -0.02     na      na  -0.05    60.0   0.51    1.99
ATK     ALLIANT TECHSYS      2.16   2.02     6.9   1.42    52.1   3.46    7.14
CTB     COOPER TIRE & RU     0.75   0.18   316.7   0.50    50.0   1.04    5.74
HHC     HOWARD HUGHE         0.15   0.22   -31.8   0.10    50.0  -0.09   -0.14
UNTK    UNITEK GLOBAL SE    -0.02  -0.40    95.0  -0.04    50.0   0.12    4.07
BSTC#   BIOSPECIFICS TEC     0.10   0.36   -72.2   0.07    42.9   0.28    1.54
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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ASYS#   AMTECH SYS INC      -0.31   0.74      NM  -0.52    40.4   0.15    3.79
RDEN    ELIZABETH ARDEN      0.28   0.18    55.6   0.20    40.0   5.06   12.99
XPL#    SOLITARIO EXPLOR    -0.03     na      na  -0.05    40.0   0.06    4.96
PCRX    PACIRA PHARMACEU    -0.27  -0.51    47.1  -0.43    37.2   1.26    8.43
SGNT    SAGENT PHARMACEU    -0.17  -0.37    54.1  -0.26    34.6  -4.57  -25.65
CEMI    CHEMBIO DIAGNOST     0.04     na      na   0.03    33.3  -0.20   -3.86
URZ#    URANERZ ENERGY C    -0.02  -0.06    66.7  -0.03    33.3   0.00    0.00
SAAS#   INCONTACT INC       -0.04  -0.06    33.3  -0.06    33.3   0.10    2.00
TWER#   TOWERSTREAM CORP    -0.09  -0.04  -125.0  -0.13    30.8  -0.05   -1.27
BDC     BELDEN INC           0.95   0.72    31.9   0.74    28.4   0.68    1.97
KRO     KRONOS WORLDWIDE     0.56   0.77   -27.3   0.44    27.3   0.70    3.88
STAN    STANDARD PARKING     0.42   0.30    40.0   0.33    27.3   0.73    3.47
LPI     LAREDO PETROLEUM     0.24     na      na   0.19    26.3   0.58    2.47
EDMC    EDUCATION MGMT       0.10   0.28   -64.3   0.08    25.0  -0.75  -18.80
ELX#    EMULEX CORP          0.26   0.16    62.5   0.21    23.8   0.20    2.90
EPAY#   BOTTOMLINE TECH      0.26   0.29   -10.3   0.21    23.8  -0.18   -0.89
NVDA*#  NVIDIA CORP          0.27   0.32   -15.6   0.22    22.7   0.48    3.37
CDTI#   CLEAN DIESEL        -0.25  -0.93    73.1  -0.32    21.9  -0.08   -3.28
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
========================================================================
QRE     QR ENERGY LP         0.34   0.20    70.0   0.28    21.4   0.14    0.80
MHR     MAGNUM HUNTER RE    -0.04  -0.16    75.0  -0.05    20.0   0.20    5.29
MIDD    MIDDLEBY CORP        1.67   1.06    57.5   1.41    18.4  13.56   13.53
FTK     FLOTEK INDS          0.26     na      na   0.22    18.2   1.46   14.04
PRXL    PAREXEL INTL         0.34   0.10   240.0   0.29    17.2  -0.71   -2.56
SRI     STONERIDGE INC      -0.10   0.14      NM  -0.12    16.7   0.27    4.72
CDXS#   CODEXIS INC         -0.15  -0.14    -7.1  -0.18    16.7  -0.13   -4.03
OSIS    OSI SYSTEMS INC      0.95   0.66    43.9   0.82    15.9   6.82   10.58
RDNT#   RADNET INC           0.08   0.07    14.3   0.07    14.3   0.02    0.80
NKTR#   NEKTAR THERAPEUT    -0.30  -0.32     6.3  -0.35    14.3   0.11    1.34
INN#    SUMMIT HOTEL PRO     0.27   0.20    35.0   0.24    12.5  -0.03   -0.35
NBY     NOVABAY PHARMACE    -0.07   0.02      NM  -0.08    12.5  -0.04   -3.33
GXP     GREAT PLAINS ENE     0.41   0.31    32.3   0.37    10.8   0.01    0.05
SNSS    SUNESIS PHARMAC     -0.18  -0.18     0.0  -0.20    10.0  -0.03   -1.00
LAWS    LAWSON PRODUCTS     -0.39   0.13      NM  -0.43     9.3  -0.42   -4.18
NP      NEENAH PAPER INC     0.85   0.49    73.5   0.78     9.0   0.23    0.82
NMFC    NEW MOUNTAIN FIN     0.37     na      na   0.34     8.8  -0.08   -0.56
CJES    C&J ENERGY SERVI     1.00     na      na   0.92     8.7  -0.63   -3.09
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
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USHS    US HOME SYSTEMS      0.25   0.21    19.0   0.23     8.7   0.00    0.00
BGMD    BG MEDICINE         -0.32  -0.25   -28.0  -0.35     8.6  -0.41   -5.94
BOFI#   BOFI HOLDING INC     0.64   0.50    28.0   0.59     8.5   0.80    3.81
AL#     AIR LEASE C          0.28   0.08   250.0   0.26     7.7  -0.13   -0.62
CSII    CARDIOVASCULAR S    -0.24  -0.15   -60.0  -0.26     7.7  -0.28   -2.93
NNI     NELNET INC-CL A      1.13   1.04     8.7   1.05     7.6   0.03    0.13
BR      BROADRIDGE FINL      1.00   0.94     6.4   0.93     7.5   0.73    3.43
UBNT#   UBIQUITI NETWORK     0.30     na      na   0.28     7.1   0.91    6.45
ZGNX    ZOGENIX INC         -0.26  -0.56    53.6  -0.28     7.1   0.07    3.46
DV*#    DEVRY INC            0.47   1.08   -56.5   0.44     6.8   0.19    0.97
QSFT#   QUEST SOFTWARE       0.32   0.23    39.1   0.30     6.7   0.00    0.00
PKY     PARKWAY PPTYS/MD     0.32   0.00      na   0.30     6.7   0.52    4.78
ONTY#   ONCOTHYREON INC     -0.14  -0.16    12.5  -0.15     6.7  -0.15   -3.33
MINI    MOBILE MINI          0.18   0.19    -5.3   0.17     5.9   3.31   23.31
AIT     APPLIED INDU TEC     0.75   0.65    15.4   0.71     5.6   3.15    8.26
EAT     BRINKER INTL         0.61   0.48    27.1   0.58     5.2   1.87    5.74
JRCC    JAMES RIVER COAL    -0.74   0.31      NM  -0.78     5.1   0.29   13.00
CTL*    CENTURYLINK INC      0.65   0.64     1.6   0.62     4.8   0.52    1.24
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
========================================================================
KSS*    KOHLS CORP           1.00   1.09    -8.3   0.96     4.2  -0.64   -1.23
CFN*#   CAREFUSION CORP      0.51   0.52    -1.9   0.49     4.1   0.17    0.70
CXW     CORRECTIONS CORP     0.38   0.39    -2.6   0.37     2.7   1.43    4.62
RRGB    RED ROBIN GOURME     0.52   0.48     8.3   0.51     2.0   3.56   12.41
JWN*#   NORDSTROM INC        0.75   0.80    -6.3   0.74     1.4  -0.37   -0.67
IL      INTRALINKS HOLDI     0.02   0.10   -80.0   0.00      na   0.88   20.61
BYI#    BALLY TECHNOLOGI     0.78   0.56    39.3   0.78     0.0  -0.80   -1.87
PNNT    PENNANTPARK INVE     0.28   0.29    -3.4   0.28     0.0   0.27    2.57
FSC     FIFTH STREET FIN     0.26   0.24     8.3   0.26     0.0  -0.03   -0.29
MPW     MEDICAL PROPERTI     0.22   0.16    37.5   0.22     0.0  -0.06   -0.62
IPAR    INTER PARFUMS        0.20   0.16    25.0   0.20     0.0   0.61    3.57
CECE    CECO ENVIRONMNTL     0.15   0.12    25.0   0.15     0.0   0.26    3.26
WIN*    WINDSTREAM CORP      0.12   0.19   -36.8   0.12     0.0  -0.75   -7.46
INWK#   INNERWORKINGS IN     0.09   0.09     0.0   0.09     0.0  -0.43   -3.52
WEN     WENDY’S CO/THE       0.05   0.05     0.0   0.05     0.0   0.04    0.88
ORBC    ORBCOMM INC          0.04   0.01   300.0   0.04     0.0   0.03    0.93
AXAS    ABRAXAS PETRO        0.02   0.01   100.0   0.02     0.0  -0.18   -7.03
SPCHB   SPORT CHALET-B       0.01  -0.06      NM   0.01     0.0   0.02    1.06
TICKER                                             EST          PRICE   PRICE
SYM     COMPANY               Q12    Q11   % CHG    Q12   % CHG    CHG   % CHG
========================================================================
ECTE#   ECHO THERAPEUTIC    -0.08  -0.06   -33.3  -0.08     0.0   0.09    6.21
ALIM#   ALIMERA SCIENCES    -0.15  -0.17    11.8  -0.15     0.0  -0.17   -6.92
TZYM#   TRANZYME INC        -0.23  -0.19   -21.1  -0.23     0.0  -0.12   -2.80
PGNX    PROGENICS PHARM     -0.32   1.64      NM  -0.32     0.0  -0.27   -5.77

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

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