Did Cash America International and These Stocks Miss or Beat Analyst Expectations?

Cash America International, Inc. (NYSE:CSH) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 13.83% to $0.81 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.94 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.16% to $411 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Cash America International, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.81 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.84. It missed the average revenue estimate of $416.43 million.

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Old Republic International Corp. (NYSE:ORI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $0.25 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.19 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 8.2% to $1.32 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Old Republic International Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.25 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.08. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.31 billion.

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Lazard Ltd. (NYSE:LAZ) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 80% to $0.45 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.25 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 11.76% to $511 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Lazard Ltd. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.45 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.33. It beat the average revenue estimate of $449.91 million.

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McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE:MHFI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 8.24% to $0.92 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.85 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 19.2% to $1.25 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

McGraw Hill Financial reported adjusted EPS income of $0.92 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.82. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.19 billion.

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First American Financial Corporation (NYSE:FAF) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 54.41% to $0.31 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.68 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 18.23% to $1.29 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

First American Financial Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.31 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.69. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.22 billion.

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