3 Stocks in the Trading Spotlight Post Earnings

Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBBY) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 4.49% to $0.93 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.89 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 17.75% to $2.61 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Bed Bath & Beyond, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.93 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.93. It beat the average revenue estimate of $2.6 billion.

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Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (NASDAQ:SWHC) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 62.96% to $0.44 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.27 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 37.63% to $178.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.44 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.44. It beat the average revenue estimate of $170.72 million.

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Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ:APOL) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 12.5% to $1.05 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.20 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 16.27% to $946.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Apollo Group Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.05 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.85. It missed the average revenue estimate of $965.07 million.

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