Symetra Financial and Assurant Among Key Stocks Lifting Investor Earnings Spirits

Symetra Financial Corporation (NYSE:SYA) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 14.71% to $0.39 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.34 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 0.94% to $513.2 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Symetra Financial Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.39 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.33. It missed the average revenue estimate of $515.14 million.

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E*TRADE Financial Corporation (NASDAQ:ETFC) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 50% to $0.21 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.14 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 17.46% to $440 million from the year-earlier quarter.

E*TRADE Financial Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.21 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.12. It beat the average revenue estimate of $419.79 million.

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Assurant Inc. (NYSE:AIZ) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 15.47% to $1.53 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.81 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 5.09% to $2.24 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Assurant Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.53 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.45. It beat the average revenue estimate of $2.11 billion.

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Ameriprise Financial Inc. (NYSE:AMP) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 49.56% to $1.69 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.13 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 6.97% to $2.7 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Ameriprise Financial Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.69 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.62. It missed the average revenue estimate of $2.77 billion.

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MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 50% to $0.51 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.34 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 34.34% to $65.6 million from the year-earlier quarter.

MarketAxess Holdings Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.51 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.45. It beat the average revenue estimate of $64.4 million.

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