Investors Ride 5 Earnings Rollercoaster Rides

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. (NYSE:LLL) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 5.82% to $2.00 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.89 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 11.23% to $3.19 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

L-3 Communications Holdings Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $2.00 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.94. It beat the average revenue estimate of $3.04 billion.

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3M Co. (NYSE:MMM) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 1.26% to $1.61 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.59 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 1.98% to $7.63 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

3M Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.61 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $1.65. It missed the average revenue estimate of $7.81 billion.

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Pacer International Inc. (NASDAQ:PACR) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $0.04 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.01 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 32.73% to $232.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Pacer International Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.04 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.02. It missed the average revenue estimate of $319 million.

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Raytheon Co. (NYSE:RTN) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 17.29% to $1.56 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.33 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 0.99% to $5.88 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Raytheon Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.56 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.28. It beat the average revenue estimate of $5.7 billion.

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Timken Co. (NYSE:TKR) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 49.37% to $0.80 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.58 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 23.36% to $1.09 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Timken Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.80 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.79. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.17 billion.

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