Earnings Volatility Drives These Stocks in a New Direction

Bunge Ltd. (NYSE:BG) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 38.33% to $0.74 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.20 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 2.66% to $15.49 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Bunge Ltd. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.74 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $1.3. It missed the average revenue estimate of $15.81 billion.

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Colgate-Palmolive Co. (NYSE:CL) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 4.48% to $0.70 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.67 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 1.85% to $4.35 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Colgate-Palmolive Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.70 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.70. It missed the average revenue estimate of $4.39 billion.

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Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (NYSE:DPS) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 1.18% to $0.84 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.85 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.62% to $1.61 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.84 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.85. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.64 billion.

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Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 6.33% to $0.84 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.79 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 0.14% to $2.18 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Reynolds American Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.84 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.83. It missed the average revenue estimate of $2.19 billion.

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Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 16.96% to $1.31 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.12 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 2.12% to $16.81 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Pepsico, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.31 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.19. It beat the average revenue estimate of $16.79 billion.

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