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Will MKS Instruments (MKSI) Beat Q2 Earnings Estimates? - Analyst Blog

Technology company MKS Instruments, Inc. ( MKSI ) is scheduled to release second quarter 2014 results on Jul 23 after the market closes. The company had delivered a positive earnings surprise of... Read >>

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Will Tractor Supply (TSCO) Disappoint this Earnings Season? - Analyst Blog

Tractor Supply Company ( TSCO ), the specialty retailer is slated to post its second quarter 2014 results after the market closes on Jul 23, 2014. In the previous quarter, the company delivered a... Read >>

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Genuine Parts Company Beats Q2 Earnings on Acquisitions and Sales - Analyst Blog

Genuine Parts Company ( GPC ) reported earnings of $1.28 per share in second quarter 2014 surpassing the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 3 cents. Earnings were up 9.4% from adjusted earnings of $1.17... Read >>

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BB&T Misses Q2 Earnings on Lower Revs and Higher Expenses - Analyst Blog

BB&T Corp. 's ( BBT ) second quarter 2014 adjusted earnings per share of 71 cents lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 75 cents. Further, this was below 77 cents earned in the year ago... Read >>

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Halliburton Earnings Miss on Soft Brazil, Venezuela Business - Analyst Blog

Major oilfield services provider, Halliburton Company ( HAL ) reported lower than expected second quarter 2014 earnings owing to lesser activities in Venezuela and decreased drilling work in... Read >>

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Is Whirlpool (WHR) Likely to Miss Earnings this Quarter? - Analyst Blog

Whirlpool Corp. ( WHR ), the largest home appliances manufacturer in the world, is slated to post its second quarter 2014 results on Jul 23, 2014. In the previous quarter, the company delivered a... Read >>

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Allergan Beats on Q2 Earnings, Ups View & Plans 13% Job Cut - Analyst Blog

Allergan, Inc. ( AGN ) reported second quarter 2014 earnings of $1.51 per share, much above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.44. The company had guided second quarter earnings in the range of... Read >>

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Will Crown Castle International (CCI) Q2 Earnings Surprise? - Analyst Blog

Major communication tower operator, Crown Castle International Inc. ( CCI ), is set to release second quarter 2014 results after the market closes on Jul 23, 2014. In the last quarter, the company... Read >>

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Can Praxair (PX) Beat Earnings Estimates This Season? - Analyst Blog

Praxair Inc. ( PX ), the U.S. based industrial gas producer and supplier, is scheduled to report its second quarter 2014 results on Jul 23 before the market opens. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for... Read >>

Jim Blasingame

The irony of successful sales growth

The following scenario plays out every day on Main Street: “My business is really growing these days,” a small business owner confides to his friend, “but we’re still experiencing too much... Read >>