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(SPW) Little-Known, Huge Growth

SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) is one of the most boring moneymakers in the world: engineering and manufacturing pumps, filters, you get the drift. You will never hear anyone at a party talking about how hot this one is, but it will make...

16Mar2014 | | Comments Off on (SPW) Little-Known, Huge Growth | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Crafts New 52-Week High

Shares of Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) surged to attain a new 52-week high of $127.99 on May 10, 2013, before closing at $127.90, up 2.6% from the previous day’s session. This Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) stock has amassed a year-to-date return...

3Jun2013 | | Comments Off on (WHR) Whirlpool Crafts New 52-Week High | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Hikes Dividend

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR), the leading manufacturer and supplier of home appliances is a promising option for investors seeking both growth and income. This Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) company yesterday announced its decision of a dividend...

2May2013 | | Comments Off on (WHR) Whirlpool Hikes Dividend | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Analyst Downgrades Shares to Neutral

We are downgrading our long-term recommendation on Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) to Neutral. The company might face significant headwinds due to its high customer concentration, rising input costs and price increments of its products.

Following...

12Jul2012 | | Comments Off on (WHR) Whirlpool Analyst Downgrades Shares to Neutral | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Opens New Plant

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) has opened a million-square-feet facility in East Tennessee that will manufacture premium cooking products. The new facility, replacing a 123-year-old plant at the same location, will add 130 jobs to the...

20Apr2012 | | Comments Off on (WHR) Whirlpool Opens New Plant | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Slips on Earnings – Lowers Outlook

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) reported net earnings of $177 million or $2.27 per share in the third quarter of 2011, compared with $79 million or $1.02 per share in the prior-year quarter.

However, the company incurred charges...

3Nov2011 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Corporation – Estimates Soaring After Big First Quarter Beat – Still a Value Stock

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) has been riding the global recovery to big earnings as the emerging markets, especially Brazil, have given a big boost to the bottom line. Whirlpool is a Zacks #1 Rank (strong buy) stock.

The company...

18May2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(IRBT) iRobot Corporation – Analysts Raising Guidance

iRobot Corp. (IRBT) just crushed earnings expectations and are showing huge growth rates moving forward.

Company Description

iRobot builds robots used by the military, police, Haz Mat teams and other...

6May2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LII) Lennox International – Fundamentals Are Improving

Lennox International (LII) delivered better-than-expected results for the fourth quarter, and analysts have been raising their estimates for 2010 and 2011.

In the last two months, the Zacks Consensus Estimate for 2010 is up...

5Apr2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(LII) Lennox International – Fundamentals Are Improving

Lennox International (LII) delivered better-than-expected results for the fourth quarter, and analysts have been raising their estimates for 2010 and 2011.

Company Description

Lennox is a leading global...

4Mar2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Corporation – Earnings Surprised By 26.15% in the Fourth Quarter

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) recently reported fourth quarter sales growth of 12.72% as the emerging markets in Latin America and Asia boosted the bottom line. It was Whirlpool’s fourth big beat in a row.

Company...

3Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Corporation Tops Earnings Estimates

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) posted a profit of $141 million or $1.64 per share for the fourth quarter of 2009, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.30 per share and year-ago level of $44 million or 60 cents per share. The company...

2Feb2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(HELE) Helen of Troy Limited – Earnings Estimates Jump

Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE) just hit a new 52-week high after reporting better than expected Q3 results on Jan 11.

Third-Quarter Results

Although sales were down a marginal 2%...

18Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Corporation – Consensus Estimates Move Higher Ahead of Earnings Report

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) has seen international sales jump, especially in Brazil. WHR is trading with a forward P/E of 13.03.

Company Description

Whirlpool manufactures home appliances, such as refrigerators,...

14Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Corporation – Bull of the Day

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is set to benefit from greater geographic flexibility in the face of deteriorated conditions in the U.S. and European markets. It enjoys a brand image developed through continued investment in innovating...

14Jan2010 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Corporation – Next-Year’s Earnings Estimates Are Very Bullish

Whirlpool Corp. (WHR) has had a great year in spite of the challenging consumer environment, relying on cost cutting and growing international exposure to produce strong earnings.

Company Description

31Dec2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(HELE) Helen of Troy Ltd. – Reported Solid Second-Quarter Results

Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE) posted better than expected second-quarter results on Oct 7, making it 3 consecutive quarters that the company has beat the Street.

Company Description

Helen...

1Nov2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(WHR) Whirlpool Corporation Profits Plummet 47%

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) has revealed a 47% drop in its profit to $87 million or $1.15 per share for the third quarter of the year, from $163 million or $2.15 per share in the prior-year quarter. Excluding special...

27Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(HELE) Helen of Troy Ltd. Outdoes Estimates

Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE), a designer and producer of personal care and household consumer products, reported its fiscal second quarter earnings yesterday. The company reported quarterly earnings of 51 cents per share, above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 39 cents per shares as well...

9Oct2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(HELE) Helen of Troy Limited Consensus Estimates Continue to Rise

Helen of Troy Limited (HELE) continues to see higher Zacks Consensus Estimates for earnings. Forecasts are at $1.97 per share for the year ending February 2010, which is above last month’s $1.90.

For the following year, the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.16 climbed last...

24Aug2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(HELE) Top Performer for Thurs: Helen of Troy- Zacks #1 Rank Top Performers

Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE) came out this morning with its fiscal first-quarter report, which included better-than-expected earnings per share. As a result, shares are up more than 9% today, making HELE a Zacks #1 Rank Top Performer.

Volume is well above average at approximately...

9Jul2009 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SPW) – SPX Corp – parts and processes necessary to help manufacture food, beverages, pharmaceuticals

SPX Corporation (SPW) boosted its earnings guidance for the second time on strong growth in the second quarter. The company recently posted second-quarter earnings per share of $1.70, exceeding the consensus estimate by 9% and outpacing year-prior total.

Company Description

SPX...

23Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SPW) – SPX Corp – parts and processes necessary to help manufacture food, beverages, pharmaceuticals

SPX Corporation (SPW) boosted its earnings guidance for the second time on strong growth in the second quarter. The company recently posted second-quarter earnings per share of $1.70, exceeding the consensus estimate by 9% and outpacing year-prior total.

Company Description

SPX...

19Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SPW) – SPX Corp – parts and processes necessary to help manufacture food, beverages, pharmaceuticals

SPX Corporation (SPW) boosted its earnings guidance for the second time on strong growth in the second quarter. The company recently posted second-quarter earnings per share of $1.70, exceeding the consensus estimate by 9% and outpacing year-prior total.

Company Description

SPX...

17Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued

(SPW) – SPX Corp – parts and processes necessary to help manufacture food, beverages, pharmaceuticals

SPX Corporation (SPW) boosted its earnings guidance for the second time on strong growth in the second quarter. The company recently posted second-quarter earnings per share of $1.70, exceeding the consensus estimate by 9% and outpacing year-prior total.

Company Description

SPX...

11Sep2008 | | 0 comments | Continued