4 Winners and 1 Loser from This Week’s Earnings Storm

United Continental Holdings (NYSE:UAL) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.98 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.87 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 1.38% to $8.72 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

United Continental Holdings reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.98 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $-1.09. It beat the average revenue estimate of $8.69 billion.

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Viad Corp (NYSE:VVI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 250% to $0.42 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.12 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 6.11% to $285.2 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Viad Corp reported adjusted EPS income of $0.42 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.24. It beat the average revenue estimate of $274.9 million.

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Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE:WLL) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 8.74% to $0.94 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.03 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 8.81% to $613.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Whiting Petroleum Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.94 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.89. It beat the average revenue estimate of $589.7 million.

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Boeing Co. (NYSE:BA) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 41.8% to $1.73 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.22 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 2.53% to $18.89 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Boeing Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.73 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.48. It beat the average revenue estimate of $18.84 billion.

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Gardner Denver Inc. (NYSE:GDI) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 24.29% to $1.06 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.40 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 15.03% to $513.54 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Gardner Denver Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.06 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $1.06. It missed the average revenue estimate of $535.09 million.

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