RLJ Lodging Trust and 4 Rising Stocks to Watch Now

RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 238.89% to $0.61 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.18 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 17.17% to $261.6 million from the year-earlier quarter.

RLJ Lodging Trust reported adjusted EPS income of $0.61 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.29. It beat the average revenue estimate of $256.5 million.

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Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:AGII) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 42% to $0.71 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.50 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 14.47% to $364 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.71 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.73. It beat the average revenue estimate of $320.97 million.

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Primerica, Inc. (NYSE:PRI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 4.23% to $0.74 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.71 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 3.92% to $312.31 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Primerica, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.74 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.72. It missed the average revenue estimate of $317.7 million.

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TICC Capital Corp. (NASDAQ:TICC) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 18.92% to $0.30 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.37 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 24.14% to $25.4 million from the year-earlier quarter.

TICC Capital Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.30 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.27. It missed the average revenue estimate of $25.49 million.

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Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE:RHP) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 341.18% to $0.75 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.17 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 3.18% to $245.18 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Ryman Hospitality Properties reported adjusted EPS income of $0.75 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.50. It missed the average revenue estimate of $252.75 million.

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