After-Hours Earnings Report for September 24, 2012 : PAYX, RHT, PSDV

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The following companies are expected to report earnings after hours on 09/24/2012. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Paychex, Inc. ( PAYX ) is reporting for the quarter ending August 31, 2012. The outsourcing company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 17 analysts that follow the stock is $0.41. This value represents a no change for the same quarter last year. In the past year PAYX has met analyst expectations twice and beat the expectations the other two quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for PAYX is 21.46 vs. an industry ratio of -64.20, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Red Hat, Inc. ( RHT ) is reporting for the quarter ending August 31, 2012. The computer software company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $0.21. This value represents a -4.55% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year RHT has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for RHT is 66.25 vs. an industry ratio of 1.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

pSivida Corp. ( PSDV ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The biomedical (gene) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $-0.19. This value represents a 1800.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year PSDV has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 23.53%. The days to cover, as reported in the 8/31/2012 12:00:00 AM short interest update, increased142.1075 from previous report on8/15/2012 12:00:00 AM Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for PSDV is -1.27 vs. an industry ratio of -1.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.



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