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Earnings ESP (Earnings Surprise Prediction)[?]

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Symbol Company
Name
ESP Most Accurate
Estimate
Consensus
Estimate
Price Zacks Rank %Surprise
(lst Qtr.)
Reporting Date
HBHC Hancock 1.64% 0.62 0.61 44.25 1 1.72% 01/17/17
MS Morgan S 1.54% 0.66 0.65 43.81 1 25.00% 01/17/17
CSX CSX Corp 4.08% 0.51 0.49 38.80 2 6.67% 01/17/17
UNH UnitedHe 0.97% 2.09 2.07 161.80 2 4.33% 01/17/17
PNFP Pinnacle 7.32% 0.88 0.82 68.00 3 -1.27% 01/17/17

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New Upgrades: MSFT, BIIB, HD, WCG, UNM, STT, TIF, TCBI, SO, SJR

  • Microsoft Corporation
    (
    MSFT)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    The enterprise refresh cycle, new subscription model, Azure and promising new products will continue to generate sizeable cash flows.

  • Biogen Inc.
    (
    BIIB)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    Biogen holds a strong position in the MS market. In addition to consolidating its position in this market, Biogen is also working on diversifying its pipeline.

  • Home Depot, Inc. (the)
    (
    HD)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    Home Depot reported better-than-expected top and bottom-line results for third-quarter fiscal 2016, gaining from balanced sales growth as well as persistent focus on productivity.

  • Wellcare Health Plans, Inc.
    (
    WCG)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    WellCare grows on solid revenue growth backed by accretive acquisitions and financial strength that paves the way for long term growth potential.

  • Unum Group
    (
    UNM)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    Unum expects 2016 operating earnings to grow at the higher end of 3–6% range  over 2015 levels.

  • State Street Corporation
    (
    STT)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    State Street is set to capitalize on future growth opportunities based on its sturdy capital position. Also, enhanced capital deployment plans and inorganic growth strategy look impressive.

  • Tiffany & Co.
    (
    TIF)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    We believe that the company’s omni-channel platform, store expansion programs and enhancement of market share may act as catalysts, and help improve its top- and bottom-line performance in the long run.

  • Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc.
    (
    TCBI)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    Texas Capital is poised for top-line growth driven by diversified fee income base. Also, the company continues to benefit from rising loans and deposits and a strong capital position.

  • Southern Company (the)
    (
    SO)
    Upgraded: 01/14/17

    The Southern Company is one of the largest electric utility holding companies in the U.S., and is the premier energy company serving the Southeast.

  • Shaw Communications Inc.
    (
    SJR)
    Upgraded: 01/14/17

    Shaw Communications had placed itself as a pure-play Canadian telecom company following the divesture of its subsidiary Shaw Media to Corus Entertainment.

New Downgrades: AZN, SCG, RBC, SIMO, LOGI, SAM, MHK, MSCC, SRDX, SUP

  • Astrazeneca Plc
    (
    AZN)
    Downgraded: 01/17/17

    It’s just not generic pressure; AstraZeneca is up against severe competition from other pharma companies for many of its products. 

  • Scana Corporation
    (
    SCG)
    Downgraded: 01/17/17

    We are concerned about SCANA’s heavy debt level and the overall business risk.

  • Regal Beloit Corporation
    (
    RBC)
    Downgraded: 01/17/17

    Regal Beloit operates in a highly competitive and fragmented industry, and also faces significant concentration risks.

  • Silicon Motion Technology Corporation
    (
    SIMO)
    Downgraded: 01/14/17

    Increasing competition and macro-economic issues are the primary headwinds.

  • Logitech International S.a.
    (
    LOGI)
    Downgraded: 01/14/17

    The market where Logitech operates is highly competitive and characterized by short product life cycles, constant product introductions, rapidly changing technology and evolving customer demands. 

  • Boston Beer Company, Inc. (the)
    (
    SAM)
    Downgraded: 01/14/17

    Based on the dismal third-quarter 2016 results, the year-to-date trends and expectations for rest of the year, the company lowered its earnings and depletions outlook for 2016.

  • Mohawk Industries, Inc.
    (
    MHK)
    Downgraded: 01/14/17

    With almost all the foreign currencies deteriorating against the U.S. dollar of late, currency headwinds have hurt sales and are expected to put revenues under pressure in the near term

  • Microsemi Corporation
    (
    MSCC)
    Downgraded: 01/14/17

  • Surmodics, Inc.
    (
    SRDX)
    Downgraded: 01/14/17

    The company’s concentrated consumer base and competition are concerning. The SurVeil drug-coated balloon development program is still in the early stages of development.

  • Superior Industries International, Inc.
    (
    SUP)
    Downgraded: 01/14/17

    Superior Industries is facing operating inefficiency at one of its plants, which is adversely affecting its performance. Customer concentration and intense competition are other concerns.

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