Lower Forecast for Siebel Systems

S&P revises earnings estimates for BellSouth and others

Company: AutoZone (AZO )

Year ending: Aug-03

Prior estimate: 4.18

New estimate: 5.12

Rationale: Better than expected sales, margins

Company: BellSouth (BLS )

Year ending: Dec-02

Prior estimate: 1.83

New estimate: 2.09

Rationale: Excludes special charges; competitive pressures

Company: Haemonetics (HAE )

Year ending: Mar-03

Prior estimate: 1.36

New estimate: 1.18

Rationale: To take quality improvement provision

Company: Harmonic (HLIT )

Year ending: Dec-02

Prior estimate: -0.32

New estimate: -0.62

Rationale: Company guidance

Company: ICN Pharmaceuticals (ICN )

Year ending: Dec-02

Prior estimate: 0.93

New estimate: 0.82

Rationale: Weak product lines, higher costs

Company: Murphy Oil (MUR )

Year ending: Dec-02

Prior estimate: 1.88

New estimate: 1.61

Rationale: Updated market outlook

Company: Siebel Systems (SEBL )

Year ending: Dec-02

Prior estimate: 0.38

New estimate: 0.33

Rationale: IT spending environment, weakness in Europe

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