March 23 (Bloomberg) -- 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 Q11 Q10 % CHG Q10 % CHG Q/E ======================================================================== MTDR MATADOR RESOURCE 0.08 na na 0.05 60.0 Dec HZNP HORIZON PHARMA I -1.00 na na -1.17 14.5 Dec DRI* DARDEN RESTAURAN 1.25 1.08 15.7 1.24 0.8 Feb
* - Company in Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
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