Did Emeritus and These Stocks Miss or Beat Analyst Expectations?

Emeritus Corp. (NYSE:ESC) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $-0.66 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.49 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 26.97% to $475.9 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Emeritus Corp. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.66 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-0.48. It missed the average revenue estimate of $477.38 million.

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Genomic Health Inc. (NASDAQ:GHDX) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.1 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.06 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 10.53% to $63.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Genomic Health Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.1 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-0.08. It missed the average revenue estimate of $63.91 million.

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Globus Medical Inc (NYSE:GMED) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Revenue Rose 11.48% to $107 million from the year-earlier quarter.

reported adjusted EPS income of $0.21 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.2. It missed the average revenue estimate of $107.46 million.

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Gentiva Health Services Inc. (NASDAQ:GTIV) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 37.14% to $0.22 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.35 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 3.11% to $414.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Gentiva Health Services Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.22 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.21. It missed the average revenue estimate of $416.83 million.

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HCA Holdings Inc (NYSE:HCA) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 7.06% to $0.91 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.85 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 16.78% to $9.47 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

HCA Holdings Inc reported adjusted EPS income of $0.91 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.83. It beat the average revenue estimate of $8.44 billion.

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