Investors Ride 5 Earnings Rollercoaster Rides

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 9.44% to $4.29 in the quarter versus EPS of $3.92 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 64.47% to $10.09 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $4.29 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $3.88. It beat the average revenue estimate of $9.64 billion.

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BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE:BLK) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 15.51% to $3.65 in the quarter versus EPS of $3.16 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 5.93% to $2.45 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

BlackRock, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $3.65 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $3.58. It beat the average revenue estimate of $2.44 billion.

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Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IBKR) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 80% to $0.06 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.30 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 29.12% to $229 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.06 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.13. It missed the average revenue estimate of $244.2 million.

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Piper Jaffray Companies (NYSE:PJC) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 81.82% to $0.6 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.33 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 11.75% to $109.53 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Piper Jaffray Companies reported adjusted EPS income of $0.6 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.5. It missed the average revenue estimate of $113.2 million.

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First Cash Financial Services Inc. (NASDAQ:FCFS) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 17.24% to $0.68 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.58 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 19.03% to $160.83 million from the year-earlier quarter.

First Cash Financial Services Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.68 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.69. It beat the average revenue estimate of $157.92 million.

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