Earnings Volatility Drives These 5 Stocks in a New Direction

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Libbey, Inc. (AMEX:LBY) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 200% to $0.09 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.03 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 2.67% to $183.5 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Libbey, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.09 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.10. It missed the average revenue estimate of $186.7 million.

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M/I Homes, Inc. (NYSE:MHO) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased to $0.11 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.11 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 45.43% to $190.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

M/I Homes, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.11 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.05. It beat the average revenue estimate of $186.53 million.

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Lancaster Colony Corporation (NASDAQ:LANC) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 19.4% to $0.80 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.67 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 3.1% to $279.51 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Lancaster Colony Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.80 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.81. It missed the average revenue estimate of $280.25 million.

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Leggett & Platt, Incorporated (NYSE:LEG) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 10% to $0.33 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.30 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 1.14% to $936 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Leggett & Platt, Incorporated reported adjusted EPS income of $0.33 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.38. It missed the average revenue estimate of $963.25 million.

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Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp. (NYSE:VAC) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 85.19% to $0.50 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.27 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 4.57% to $389 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.50 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.44. It missed the average revenue estimate of $391.04 million.

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