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  • NASDAQ
  • Business Services
  • Latest 60.51
  • Currency US$
  • Change -0.51
  • Percent Change -0.836 %
  • Volume 19,212
  • Fri Jul 11, 2014 09:44 AM EDT NASDAQ data delayed 15 minutes.
Average recommendation
12 Analysts Reporting (Jul 10, 2014)
Strong Buy
Buy
Hold
Underperform
Sell
Change over time
Analyst rating breakdown
  Latest 4 weeks ago 2 months ago 3 months ago Last Year
Strong Buy 8 8 9 9 8
Buy 2 2 2 2 1
Hold 2 2 2 2 6
Underperform 0 0 0 0 0
Sell 0 0 0 0 0

As of Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:00 AM EDT
The consensus recommendation is the average buy, sell or hold rating for a company, based on a survey of brokerage equity analysts by Zacks Investment Research. We update the ratings daily.

Earnings & Estimates

Short Term
    Q2/12 Q3/12 Q4/12 Q1/13 Q2/13 Q3/13 Q4/13 Q1/14 Q2/14 Q3/14  

Actual quarterly earnings for the past eight quarters and estimated for the next two quarters

Estimated EPS ($)   0.46 0.50 0.54 0.53 0.53 0.60 0.55 0.55 0.56 0.65  
Actual EPS   0.47 0.54 0.57 0.53 0.55 0.62 0.55 0.55 -- --  
Surprise (%)   2.2 8.0 5.6 -- 3.8 3.3 -- -- -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 -0.0 0.0 2.4 5.1  
{#} Analysts   11 11 11 11 12 12 14 13 12 12  
Date of Earnings   Jul 31 Oct 30 Feb 26 Apr 30 Jul 30 Nov 05 Feb 25 Apr 29 Jul 29 Nov 04  

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Long Term
    2014 2015  

Estimated annual earnings for the next
two years

Estimated EPS ($)   2.41 2.73  
Actual EPS   2.21 2.41  
Surprise (%)   -- --  
Est. % Chg from Prior Year   9.1 13.4  
{#} Analysts   12 12  
Date of Earnings   -- --  

Trends & Revisions

Earnings Per Share Trend
  Current 7-Days Ago 30-Days Ago 60-Days Ago 90-Days Ago
  Mean Mean Mean Mean Mean
Current Quarter (ends Jun 2014) 0.56 0.56 0.57 0.57 0.58
Next Quarter (ends Sep 2014) 0.65 0.65 0.65 0.65 0.65
Current Fiscal Year (ends Dec 2014) 2.41 2.41 2.41 2.41 2.41
Next Fiscal Year (ends Dec 2015) 2.73 2.73 2.73 2.73 2.73

Data provided by Zacks Investment Research.

Earnings Revisions
Last 7 Days Last 30 Days
Up Revs Down Revs Up Revs Down Revs
0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0
0 0 0 0