3 Winners and 2 Losers from This Week’s Earnings Storm

Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings (NYSE:LH) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 1.69% to $1.80 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.77 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 3.15% to $1.47 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Laboratory Corp. of America Holdings reported adjusted EPS income of $1.80 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $1.80. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.46 billion.

LH

Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CBST) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 27.59% to $0.42 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.58 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 12.24% to $258.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.42 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.38. It beat the average revenue estimate of $254.73 million.

CBST

Athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATHN) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.08 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.24 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 44.22% to $149.3 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Athenahealth, Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.08 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.22. It beat the average revenue estimate of $148.22 million.

ATHN

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 4% to $3.9 in the quarter versus EPS of $3.75 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 7.83% to $578.5 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Intuitive Surgical, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $3.9 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $4.04. It missed the average revenue estimate of $594.58 million.

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Stryker Corp. (NYSE:SYK) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 2.04% to $1.00 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.98 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 5.03% to $2.21 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Stryker Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $1 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $1.03. It beat the average revenue estimate of $2.19 billion.

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