Midmorning Positive EPS Surprises for U.S. Companies, Aug. 13
The following U.S. companies reported positive surprises or matched expectations today. This list ranks percent surprises of actual earnings to earnings estimates.
Earnings estimates provided by Bloomberg.
TICKER EST SYM COMPANY Q12 Q11 % CHG Q12 % CHG Q/E ======================================================================== ACY AEROCENTURY CORP 0.61 -0.10 NM 0.04 1425.0 Jun MPO MIDSTATES PETROL 0.03 na na 0.02 50.0 Jun VSTM VERASTEM INC -0.34 na na -0.37 8.1 Jun SYY* SYSCO CORP 0.55 0.57 -3.5 0.54 1.9 Jun CLRO CLEARONE COMMUNI 0.09 0.18 -50.0 0.09 0.0 Jun ASTI ASCENT SOLAR TEC -0.14 -0.23 39.1 -0.14 0.0 Jun
* - Company in Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
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