Earnings Volatility Drives 5 These Stocks in a New Direction

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ECHO) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 7.14% to $0.15 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.14 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 21.02% to $204 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.15 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.16. It missed the average revenue estimate of $212.82 million.

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Equifax Inc. (NYSE:EFX) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 24.29% to $0.87 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.70 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 8.38% to $566.5 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Equifax Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.87 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.85. It missed the average revenue estimate of $569.05 million.

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Flowserve Corp. (NYSE:FLS) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 18.93% to $2.01 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.69 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 2.01% to $1.1 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Flowserve Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $2.01 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.94. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.11 billion.

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General Dynamics Corp. (NYSE:GD) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 3.18% to $1.62 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.57 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 2.31% to $7.4 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

General Dynamics Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.62 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.5. It missed the average revenue estimate of $7.55 billion.

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GrafTech International Ltd. (NYSE:GTI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 75% to $0.03 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.12 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 5.42% to $254 million from the year-earlier quarter.

GrafTech International Ltd. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.03 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.01. It missed the average revenue estimate of $277.64 million.

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