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Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Xcel Energy, Franklin Resources, Axalta Coating, Restaurant Brands International, Zimmer Biomet, and Ford Motor — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

NEW YORK, Dec. 10, 2018 (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 Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN), Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA), Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR), Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (ZBH), and Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), 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.

XEL DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=XEL
BEN DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=BEN
AXTA DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=AXTA
QSR DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=QSR
ZBH DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=ZBH
F DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=F

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The new research reports from Market Source Research, available for free download at the links above, examine Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL), Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN), Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA), Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR), Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (ZBH), and Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) 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 December 6th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL) REPORT OVERVIEW

Xcel Energy's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Xcel Energy reported revenue of $3,048.00MM vs $3,017.00MM (up 1.03%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.96 vs $0.97 (down 1.03%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Xcel Energy reported revenue of $11,404.00MM vs $11,107.00MM (up 2.67%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $2.26 vs $2.21 (up 2.26%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 6th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.42. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.61 and is expected to report on February 6th, 2019.

To read the full Xcel Energy Inc. (XEL) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=XEL

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Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN) REPORT OVERVIEW

Franklin Resources' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Franklin Resources reported revenue of $1,527.20MM vs $1,616.90MM (down 5.55%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.91 vs $0.77 (up 18.18%). For the twelve months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Franklin Resources reported revenue of $6,319.10MM vs $6,392.20MM (down 1.14%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $1.39 vs $3.01 (down 53.82%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on January 29th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. Reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.88. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.88 and is expected to report on October 24th, 2019.

To read the full Franklin Resources, Inc. (BEN) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=BEN

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Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) REPORT OVERVIEW

Axalta Coating's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Axalta Coating reported revenue of $1,146.00MM vs $1,096.30MM (up 4.53%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$0.05 vs $0.23. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Axalta Coating reported revenue of $4,377.00MM vs $4,092.70MM (up 6.95%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.15 vs $0.16 (down 6.25%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 5th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. Reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.37. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.41 and is expected to report on February 5th, 2019.

To read the full Axalta Coating Systems Ltd. (AXTA) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=AXTA

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Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR) REPORT OVERVIEW

Restaurant Brands International's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Restaurant Brands International reported revenue of $1,375.30MM vs $1,208.60MM (up 13.79%) and basic earnings per share $0.53 vs $0.39 (up 35.90%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Restaurant Brands International reported revenue of $4,576.10MM vs $4,145.80MM (up 10.38%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $2.64 vs $1.48 (up 78.38%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 11th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.66. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.77 and is expected to report on February 11th, 2019.

To read the full Restaurant Brands International Inc. (QSR) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=QSR

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Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (ZBH) REPORT OVERVIEW

Zimmer Biomet's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Zimmer Biomet reported revenue of $1,836.70MM vs $1,813.10MM (up 1.30%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.80 vs $0.49 (up 63.27%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Zimmer Biomet reported revenue of $7,824.10MM vs $7,683.90MM (up 1.82%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $8.98 vs $1.53 (up 486.93%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on January 29th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $2.10. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $7.90 and is expected to report on January 29th, 2019.

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

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Ford Motor Company (F) REPORT OVERVIEW

Ford Motor's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Ford Motor reported revenue of $37,666.00MM vs $36,451.00MM (up 3.33%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.25 vs $0.40 (down 37.50%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Ford Motor reported revenue of $156,776.00MM vs $151,800.00MM (up 3.28%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $1.91 vs $1.16 (up 64.66%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on January 23rd, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.39. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.26 and is expected to report on January 23rd, 2019.

To read the full Ford Motor Company (F) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=F

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