Earnings Volatility Drives Senomyx and These Stocks in a New Direction

Senomyx Inc. (NASDAQ:SNMX) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $-0.05 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.08 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 12.08% to $7.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Senomyx Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.05 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $-0.06. It missed the average revenue estimate of $7.75 million.

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CVR Partners LP (NYSE:UAN) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 0% to $0.48 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.48 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 9.05% to $88.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

CVR Partners, LP Common Units representing Limited Partner Interests reported adjusted EPS income of $0.48 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.54. It beat the average revenue estimate of $86.22 million.

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Vulcan Materials Company (NYSE:VMC) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $0.23 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.02 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 6.42% to $738.73 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Vulcan Materials Company reported adjusted EPS income of $0.23 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.14. It missed the average revenue estimate of $741.41 million.

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Walter Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WLT) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.55 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.43 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 34.84% to $441.5 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Walter Energy, Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.55 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $-0.77. It missed the average revenue estimate of $472.99 million.

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Axiall Corp (NYSE:AXLL) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 190.24% to $1.19 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.41 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 46.68% to $1.27 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

reported adjusted EPS income of $1.19 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.17. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.26 billion.

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