Earnings Volatility Drives Seaworld Entertainment and These Stocks in a New Direction

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Revenue Decreased 0% to $411.3 million from the year-earlier quarter.

SeaWorld Entertainment Inc reported adjusted EPS income of $0.41 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.51. It missed the average revenue estimate of $434.5 million.

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Cache Inc. (NASDAQ:CACH) had a loss and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.12 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.06 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 2.48% to $60.1 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Cache Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.12 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $-0.12. It beat the average revenue estimate of $59.63 million.

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CST Brands Inc (NYSE:CST) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Revenue Decreased 0% to $3.21 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

CST Brands Inc reported adjusted EPS income of $0.66 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0. It beat the average revenue estimate of $3.19 billion.

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American Apparel Inc (AMEX:APP) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $-0.10 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.14 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 8.55% to $162.24 million from the year-earlier quarter.

American Apparel Inc reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.10 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-0.05. It beat the average revenue estimate of $162.19 million.

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Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. (NASDAQ:HMIN) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 78.24% to $0.47 in the quarter versus EPS of $2.16 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 21.88% to $261 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Home Inns & Hotels Management Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.47 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $2.70. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.52 billion.

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