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AvalonBay Q4 FFO Meets Estimates, Hikes Div - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 11:20 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

Aided by growth in rental revenue, AvalonBay Communities Inc. ( AVB ) reported fourth quarter 2013 core funds from operations (FFO) of $1.62 per share that came 17.4% ahead of the prior year… Read More

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L-3 Beats on Earnings, Provides Guidance - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 11:19 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Defense operator L 3 Communications Holdings Inc .'s ( LLL ) fourth quarter 2013 adjusted earnings of $2.17 per share beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.98 by 9.6%. However, the bottom line… Read More

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PulteGroup Q4 Earnings, Revs Top Ests - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 11:15 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

PulteGroup, Inc. 's ( PHM ) fourth quarter 2013 adjusted earnings of 57 cents per share surpassed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 47 cents per share by 21.3%. Earnings grew 280% year over year… Read More

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Fortune Brands Posts Robust Q4 Earnings - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 11:10 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Backed by the wave of new construction in recent times and improvement in the Repair & Remodel market, Fortune Brands Home & Security Inc. ( FBHS ) posted strong fourth quarter 2013… Read More

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SL Green Beats on Q4 FFO & Revs - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 11:00 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Stocks

SL Green Realty Corp. ( SLG ) reported fourth quarter 2013 funds from operations (FFO) of $1.38 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 3 cents and the prior year quarter figure by 24… Read More

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BOK Financial Posts Earnings As Expected - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 10:50 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

BOK Financial Corporation 's ( BOKF ) fourth quarter 2013 earnings of $1.06 per share were in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. However, results compared unfavorably with the prior year… Read More

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Raytheon Beats Q4 Earnings, Misses Revs - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 10:47 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Raytheon Company ( RTN ) reported fourth quarter 2013 adjusted earnings of $1.58 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.35 by 17.0%. The better than expected results were driven… Read More

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TCF Financial Earnings Beat on Higher Revs - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 10:40 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Riding on higher revenues, TCF Financial Corporation ( TCB ) reported fourth quarter 2013 adjusted net income of 25 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 2 cents. Moreover,… Read More

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Helmerich & Payne Beats on Q4 Earnings, Revs - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 10:38 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Oil and gas drilling contractor Helmerich & Payne Inc. ( HP ) reported an impressive first quarter of fiscal 2014 (three months ended Dec 31, 2013), owing to better drilling activities. … Read More

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Altria Misses 4Q & FY Earnings Estimates - Analyst Blog

1/30/2014, 10:33 am from Zacks.com in Investing, Business, Earnings, Stocks

Cigarette maker Altria Group Inc.'s ( MO ) adjusted earnings of 57 cents per share in the fourth quarter of 2013 missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 58 cents by a penny due to lower than… Read More