Earnings Volatility Drives Solazyme and These Stocks in a New Direction

Solazyme Inc (NASDAQ:SZYM) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.28 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.32 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 17.34% to $11.2 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Solazyme Inc reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.28 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $-0.37. It beat the average revenue estimate of $10.66 million.

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Oiltanking Partners LP (NYSE:OILT) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 48.78% to $0.61 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.41 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 53.99% to $52.08 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Oiltanking Partners LP reported adjusted EPS income of $0.61 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.49. It beat the average revenue estimate of $41.16 million.

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Natural Resource Partners LP (NYSE:NRP) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 19.57% to $0.37 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.46 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 4.26% to $86.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Natural Resource Partners LP reported adjusted EPS income of $0.37 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.41. It missed the average revenue estimate of $91.16 million.

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Penn Virginia Corp. (NYSE:PVA) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.17 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.23 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 42.78% to $109.73 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Penn Virginia Corp. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.17 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-0.16. It missed the average revenue estimate of $111.74 million.

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Cal Dive International Inc (NYSE:DVR) had a loss and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.02 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.06 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 0.57% to $121 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Cal Dive International Inc reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.02 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $-0.06. It beat the average revenue estimate of $116.91 million.

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