Markets & Finance

Lower Forecast for Ryland Group


S&P revises earnings per share estimates for Circuit City and more

From Standard & Poor's Equity Research

EPS Changes

Company

Symbol

FY-End

Prior

New

Comment

4/5/2007

Restoration H

RSTO

Jan-08

0.29

0.12

Weak macro environment

Ryland Group

RYL

Dec-07

4.00

1.90

Impairment charge, lower home pricing

Shaw Group

SGR

Aug-07

1.40

1.15

Weakness in infrastructure group

4/4/2007

Altria Group

MO

Dec-07

5.69

4.20

Spin-off of Kraft Foods

Circuit City St

CC

Feb-08

1.01

0.83

Lackluster results

Pacer Interna

PACR

Dec-07

2.00

1.50

Revenue shortfall, operationl troubles

SCOR

SCO

Dec-07

0.40

0.50

Better than expected Feb-Q results

4/3/2007

Alexion Pharm

ALXN

Dec-07

-4.00

-3.58

Higher than expected Soliris price

Metro One Tel

INFO

Dec-07

-1.30

-1.59

Lower revenues

Sinopec Shangh

SHI

Dec-07

1.67

4.86

Price increases in all segments

4/2/2007

Automatic Data

ADP

Jun-07

2.23

1.82

Spin off of brokerage business

Live Nation

LYV

Dec-07

0.81

0.69

Revised operating outlook

M.D.C. Hldgs

MDC

Dec-07

2.00

1.30

Weakening tone of housing market

Top Tankers

TOPT

Dec-07

1.25

-0.65

Higher costs structure

3/30/2007

Allegheny Tech

ATI

Dec-07

6.40

7.35

Cont'd strong demand from key markets

Commscope Inc

CTV

Dec-07

1.90

2.20

Higher sales & margins

3/29/2007

Conseco Inc

CNO

Dec-07

1.72

1.48

Decline in run-off LTC business

Georgia Gulf C

GGC

Dec-07

2.00

0.00

Deteriorating business conditions

Helix Energy S

HLX

Dec-07

4.14

3.57

Adjusted revenues & volumes

Sinclair Broa

SBGI

Dec-07

0.36

0.43

Slightly higher revenues

Tele Norte Cel

TCN

Dec-07

-0.30

-1.05

Pricing changes widens operating loss

Weyerhaeuser Co

WY

Dec-07

3.30

2.65

Cont'd weakness in housing market

Worthington In

WOR

May-07

1.42

1.24

High materials costs & sales decline


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