Investors Ride 3 Earnings Rollercoaster Rides

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-2.11 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.98 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 7.44% to $1.28 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Barnes & Noble, Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $2.11 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-0.99. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.33 billion.

BKS

Carnival Corporation (NYSE:CCL) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 55% to $0.09 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.20 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 25.12% to $3.5 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Carnival Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.09 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.06. It missed the average revenue estimate of $3.55 billion.

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Lennar Corp. (NYSE:LEN) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 70.39% to $0.61 in the quarter versus EPS of $2.06 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 53.31% to $1.43 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Lennar Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.61 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.33. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.33 billion.

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