U.S. Companies Issuing Profit Outlooks for Sept. 21
The following U.S. companies provided their financial outlooks today. There were a total of 12 outlooks. The table is sorted alphabetically by ticker symbol. Earnings estimates are provided by Bloomberg.
TICKER FISCAL UP/ SYMBOL COMPANY NAME PERIOD DOWN GUIDANCE ========================================================================== AAWW ATLAS AIR WORLDWIDE HO 2010 U Expects eps to be exceeding $5.30. Mean estimate is $4.83; range $4.50-$5.46. ADBE* ADOBE SYSTEMS INC Q3/10 N Expects eps to be in the 48c-54c range. Mean estimate is 53c; range 50c-59c. CCL* CARNIVAL CORP Q3/10 N Expects eps to be in the 32c-36c range. Mean estimate is 35c; range 29c-42c. CCL* CARNIVAL CORP 2010 U Expects eps to be in the $2.48-$2.52 range. Mean estimate is $2.36; range $2.25-$2.55. CLX* CLOROX COMPANY 2011 X Expects eps to be reduced 20c-25c selling its auto business. Mean estimate is $4.58; range $4.12-$4.77. CTAS* CINTAS CORP 2011 N Expects eps to be in the $1.55-$1.63 range. Mean estimate is $1.55; range $1.50-$1.61. DRI* DARDEN RESTAURANTS INC 2011 N Expects eps to be in the $3.26-$3.35 range. Mean estimate is $3.31; range $3.20-$3.40. DVA* DAVITA INC Q3/10 N Expects eps to be in the $1.11-$1.14 range. Mean estimate is $1.13; range $1.10-$1.15. FDS FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTE Q3/10 U Expects eps to be in the 84c-86c range. Mean estimate is 82c; range 80c-83c. MOVE MOVE INC 2011 X Expects eps to be reduced 1c-2c acquiring Threewide Corp. Mean estimate is 7c; range 3c-10c. PRSC PROVIDENCE SERVICE COR Q3/10 U Expects eps to be in the 20c-22c range. Mean estimate is 7c; range 5c-9c. SWKS SKYWORKS SOLUTIONS INC Q3/10 U Expects eps to be 40c. Mean estimate is 37c; range 33c-38c. ========================================================================== Total Reported: 12 Up 5 Down 0 Neutral 5 Ex-Item Charges 2 ========================================================================== * - Company in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index. # - The estimates might not be comparable to the company guidance. Note: Up, Down and Neutral ratings are based on a comparison between the company forecast and the consensus analyst estimate. Ex-item charges are companies announced extraordinary items which will have impact on the EPS.
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