Market Trends Toward New Normal in CF Industries, CNA Financial, Moody's, Columbia Banking System, Beacon Roofing Supply, and Clean Harbors — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings

December 4, 2017 7:40 AM

NEW YORK, Dec. 04, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF), CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE: CNA), Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO), Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ: COLB), Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: BECN), and Clean Harbors, Inc. (NYSE: CLH), including updated fundamental summaries, consolidated fiscal reporting, and fully-qualified certified analyst research.

Complimentary Access: Research Reports

Full copies of recently published reports are available to readers at the links below.

CF DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=CF CNA DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=CNA MCO DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=MCO COLB DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=COLB BECN DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=BECN CLH DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=CLH

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The new research reports from Market Source Research, available for free download at the links above, examine CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CF), CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE: CNA), Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO), Columbia Banking System, Inc. (NASDAQ: COLB), Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (NASDAQ: BECN), and Clean Harbors, Inc. (NYSE: CLH) on a fundamental level and outlines the overall demand for their products and services in addition to an in-depth review of the business strategy, management discussion, and overall direction going forward. Several excerpts from the recently released reports are available to today's readers below.

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Important Notice: the following excerpts are not designed to be standalone summaries and as such, important information may be missing from these samples. Please download the entire research report, free of charge, to ensure you are reading all relevant material information. All information in this release was accessed November 30th, 2017. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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CF INDUSTRIES HOLDINGS, INC. (CF) REPORT OVERVIEW

CF Industries' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, CF Industries reported revenue of $870.00MM vs $680.00MM (up 27.94%) and basic earnings per share -$0.37 vs -$0.13. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2016 vs December 31st, 2015, CF Industries reported revenue of $3,685.00MM vs $4,308.00MM (down 14.46%) and basic earnings per share -$1.19 vs $2.97. CF Industries is expected to report earnings on February 21st, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2017. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.39. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.17 and is expected to report on February 21st, 2018.

To read the full CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=CF

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CNA FINANCIAL CORPORATION (CNA) REPORT OVERVIEW

CNA Financial's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, CNA Financial reported revenue of $2,398.00MM vs $2,433.00MM (down 1.44%) and basic earnings per share $0.53 vs $1.27 (down 58.27%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2016 vs December 31st, 2015, CNA Financial reported revenue of $9,366.00MM vs $9,101.00MM (up 2.91%) and basic earnings per share $3.18 vs $1.77 (up 79.66%). CNA Financial is expected to report earnings on February 5th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2017. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.82. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $3.42 and is expected to report on February 5th, 2018.

To read the full CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=CNA

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MOODY'S CORPORATION (MCO) REPORT OVERVIEW

Moody's' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Moody's reported revenue of $1,062.90MM vs $917.10MM (up 15.90%) and basic earnings per share $1.66 vs $1.33 (up 24.81%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2016 vs December 31st, 2015, Moody's reported revenue of $3,604.20MM vs $3,484.50MM (up 3.44%) and basic earnings per share $1.38 vs $4.70 (down 70.64%). Moody's is expected to report earnings on February 16th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2017. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.23. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $6.51 and is expected to report on February 16th, 2018.

To read the full Moody's Corporation (MCO) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=MCO

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COLUMBIA BANKING SYSTEM, INC. (COLB) REPORT OVERVIEW

Columbia Banking System's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Columbia Banking System reported interest income of $90.30MM vs $86.76MM (up 4.09%) and basic earnings per share $0.70 vs $0.47 (up 48.94%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2016 vs December 31st, 2015, Columbia Banking System reported interest income of $337.97MM vs $328.89MM (up 2.76%) and basic earnings per share $1.81 vs $1.71 (up 5.85%). Columbia Banking System is expected to report earnings on January 25th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2017. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.53. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.40 and is expected to report on January 25th, 2018.

To read the full Columbia Banking System, Inc. (COLB) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=COLB

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BEACON ROOFING SUPPLY, INC. (BECN) REPORT OVERVIEW

Beacon Roofing Supply's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Beacon Roofing Supply reported revenue of $1,289.87MM vs $1,174.37MM (up 9.84%) and basic earnings per share $0.75 vs $0.80 (down 6.25%). For the twelve months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Beacon Roofing Supply reported revenue of $4,376.67MM vs $4,127.11MM (up 6.05%) and basic earnings per share $1.67 vs $1.51 (up 10.60%). Beacon Roofing Supply is expected to report earnings on February 1st, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2017. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.44. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $3.83 and is expected to report on November 19th, 2018.

To read the full Beacon Roofing Supply, Inc. (BECN) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=BECN

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CLEAN HARBORS, INC. (CLH) REPORT OVERVIEW

Clean Harbors' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Clean Harbors reported revenue of $755.85MM vs $729.52MM (up 3.61%) and basic earnings per share $0.21 vs -$0.18. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2016 vs December 31st, 2015, Clean Harbors reported revenue of $2,755.23MM vs $3,275.14MM (down 15.87%) and basic earnings per share -$0.69 vs $0.76. Clean Harbors is expected to report earnings on February 28th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2017. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.06. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.79 and is expected to report on February 28th, 2018.

To read the full Clean Harbors, Inc. (CLH) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=CLH

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