Earnings Volatility Drives These Stocks in a New Direction

The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 16.36% to $0.64 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.55 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 0.44% to $14.58 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

The Dow Chemical Company reported adjusted EPS income of $0.64 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.63. It beat the average revenue estimate of $14.48 billion.

DOW

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation (NASDAQ:KALU) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 14.15% to $0.91 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.06 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 4.72% to $328.9 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Kaiser Aluminum Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.91 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.94. It missed the average revenue estimate of $352.57 million.

KALU

Clearwater Paper Corporation (NYSE:CLW) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 45.16% to $0.51 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.93 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.54% to $471 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Clearwater Paper Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.51 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.67. It missed the average revenue estimate of $476.57 million.

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AptarGroup, Inc. (NYSE:ATR) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 26.23% to $0.77 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.61 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 11.06% to $641.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

AptarGroup, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.77 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.74. It beat the average revenue estimate of $623.84 million.

ATR

Owens-Illinois, Inc. (NYSE:OI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 0% to $0.81 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.81 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 0.79% to $1.78 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Owens-Illinois, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.81 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.79. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.81 billion.

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