Earnings Volatility Drives Starbucks and These Stocks in a New Direction

Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 27.91% to $0.55 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.43 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 13.24% to $3.74 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Starbucks Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.55 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.53. It beat the average revenue estimate of $3.72 billion.

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IMAX Corporation (NASDAQ:IMAX) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share were the same at $0.22 in the quarter as EPS of $0.22 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 17.22% to $82.3 million from the year-earlier quarter.

IMAX Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.22 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.26. It beat the average revenue estimate of $76.36 million.

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The Marcus Corporation (NYSE:MCS) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 43.48% to $0.13 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.23 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 6.73% to $100.59 million from the year-earlier quarter.

The Marcus Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.13 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.16. It missed the average revenue estimate of $102.21 million.

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Strayer Education Inc. (NASDAQ:STRA) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 23.24% to $1.42 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.85 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 9.74% to $132 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Strayer Education Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.42 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.38. It beat the average revenue estimate of $130.41 million.

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Marinemax Inc. (NYSE:HZO) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 35% to $0.27 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.20 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 16.14% to $175.76 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Marinemax Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.27 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.31. It beat the average revenue estimate of $171.04 million.

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