6. Intel Corporation (INTC): Engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of integrated circuits for computing and communications industries worldwide. Market cap at $104.94B, most recent closing price at $21.09.In Dec 2011: Reported EPS at 0.64 vs. estimate at 0.61 (surprise of 4.9%). In Mar 2012: Reported EPS at 0.53 vs. estimate at 0.5 (surprise of 6%). In Jun 2012: Reported EPS at 0.54 vs. estimate at 0.52 (surprise of 3.8%). In Sep 2012: Reported 0.58 vs. estimate at 0.5 (surprise of 16%. [Average earnings surprise at 7.68%]. Earnings date: 01/17/13.

 

7. Fidelity Southern Corporation (LION): Operates as a bank holding company for Fidelity Bank that provides financial products and services primarily in Georgia. Market cap at $141.74M, most recent closing price at $9.85.In Dec 2011: Reported EPS at 0.13 vs. estimate at 0.12 (surprise of 8.3%). In Mar 2012: Reported EPS at 0.28 vs. estimate at 0.15 (surprise of 86.7%). In Jun 2012: Reported EPS at 0.34 vs. estimate at 0.18 (surprise of 88.9%). In Sep 2012: Reported 0.29 vs. estimate at 0.25 (surprise of 16%. [Average earnings surprise at 49.97%]. Earnings date: 01/14/13.

 

8. NetScout Systems, Inc. (NTCT, Earnings, Analysts, Financials): Engages in the design, development, manufacture, marketing, sale, and support of unified service delivery management, service assurance, and application and network performance management solutions worldwide. Market cap at $1.12B, most recent closing price at $26.74.In Dec 2011: Reported EPS at 0.35 vs. estimate at 0.33 (surprise of 6.1%). In Mar 2012: Reported EPS at 0.39 vs. estimate at 0.38 (surprise of 2.6%). In Jun 2012: Reported EPS at 0.19 vs. estimate at 0.18 (surprise of 5.6%). In Sep 2012: Reported 0.34 vs. estimate at 0.26 (surprise of 30.8%. [Average earnings surprise at 11.27%]. Earnings date: 01/17/13.

 

9. Republic Bancorp Inc. (RBCAA): Operates as the holding company for Republic Bank & Trust Company and Republic Bank, which provides banking, tax refund solutions, and mortgage banking services to individuals and businesses in the United States. Market cap at $462.16M, most recent closing price at $22.06.In Dec 2011: Reported EPS at 0.3 vs. estimate at 0.25 (surprise of 20%). In Mar 2012: Reported EPS at 3.92 vs. estimate at 3.51 (surprise of 11.7%). In Jun 2012: Reported EPS at 0.46 vs. estimate at 0.38 (surprise of 21.1%). In Sep 2012: Reported 0.98 vs. estimate at 0.31 (surprise of 216.1%. [Average earnings surprise at 67.22%]. Earnings date: 01/14/13.

 

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