4 Sizzling Stocks Round Out the Week Stronger After Earnings

IHS Inc. (NYSE:IHS) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 7.22% to $1.04 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.97 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 7.99% to $418.1 million from the year-earlier quarter.

IHS Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.04 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.03. It missed the average revenue estimate of $423.28 million.

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Steelcase Inc. (NYSE:SCS) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share were the same at $0.13 in the quarter as EPS of $0.13 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 1.2% to $667.1 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Steelcase Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.13 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $0.13. It missed the average revenue estimate of $689.93 million.

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Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 21.57% to $0.62 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.51 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 19.81% to $344.21 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Actuant Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.62 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.59. It beat the average revenue estimate of $343.71 million.

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FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 7.04% to $2.13 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.99 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 3.56% to $11.4 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

FedEx Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $2.13 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.96. It missed the average revenue estimate of $11.44 billion.

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Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 14.29% to $0.32 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.28 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 14.95% to $238.6 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Korn/Ferry International reported adjusted EPS income of $0.32 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.31. It beat the average revenue estimate of $223.58 million.

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