Outlook roundup: AmeriGas, Diebold
Among the earnings projection stories for Tuesday, Oct. 16, from AP Business News:
— Propane company AmeriGas Partners LP predicted net income for its current fiscal year that is above Wall Street expectations, if this winter has "normal" weather.
— Basic Energy Services Inc., which provides services for oil and gas wells, lowered its third-quarter revenue forecast, as some of its September results came in weaker than expected.
— Diebold Inc., the maker of bank teller machines, cut its full-year net income and revenue predictions and issued a lower-than-expected guidance for the third quarter, sending its shares tumbling.