3 Sizzling Stocks Round Out the Week Stronger After Earnings

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE:SJM) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND met the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 17.27% to $1.29 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.10 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 1.13% to $1.34 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

The J. M. Smucker Company reported adjusted EPS income of $1.29 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.15. It met the average revenue estimate of $1.34 billion.

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Calavo Growers Inc. (NASDAQ:CVGW) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 50% to $0.15 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.30 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 19.65% to $166.3 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Calavo Growers Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.15 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.38. It beat the average revenue estimate of $162.07 million.

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Brown-Forman (NYSE:BF-B) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 6.12% to $0.52 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.49 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Was the same at $866 million as the year-earlier quarter.

Brown-Forman reported adjusted EPS income of $0.52 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.46. It beat the average revenue estimate of $861.73 million.

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