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Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within Hospitality Properties Trust, Pioneer Energy Services, El Paso Electric, Avid Bioservices, FTD Companies, and Stepan — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence

NEW YORK, March 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT), Pioneer Energy Services Corp. (PES), El Paso Electric Company (EE), Avid Bioservices Inc. (CDMO), FTD Companies, Inc. (FTD), and Stepan Company (SCL), 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.

HPT DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=HPT
PES DOWNLOAD:
http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=PES
EE DOWNLOAD:
http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=EE
CDMO DOWNLOAD:
http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=CDMO
FTD DOWNLOAD:
http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=FTD
SCL DOWNLOAD:
http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=SCL

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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT), Pioneer Energy Services Corp. (PES), El Paso Electric Company (EE), Avid Bioservices Inc. (CDMO), FTD Companies, Inc. (FTD), and Stepan Company (SCL) 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 March 16th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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HOSPITALITY PROPERTIES TRUST (HPT) REPORT OVERVIEW

Hospitality Properties Trust's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Hospitality Properties Trust reported revenue of $535.14MM vs $479.28MM (up 11.66%) and basic earnings per share $0.19 vs $0.35 (down 45.71%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Hospitality Properties Trust reported revenue of $2,171.94MM vs $2,047.21MM (up 6.09%) and basic earnings per share $1.24 vs $1.30 (down 4.62%). Hospitality Properties Trust is expected to report earnings on May 9th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending March 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.91. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $4.00 and is expected to report on March 7th, 2019.

To read the full Hospitality Properties Trust (HPT) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=HPT

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PIONEER ENERGY SERVICES CORP. (PES) REPORT OVERVIEW

Pioneer Energy Services' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Pioneer Energy Services reported revenue of $126.29MM vs $71.48MM (up 76.67%) and basic earnings per share -$0.16 vs -$0.54. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Pioneer Energy Services reported revenue of $446.46MM vs $277.08MM (up 61.13%) and basic earnings per share -$0.97 vs -$1.96. Pioneer Energy Services is expected to report earnings on May 1st, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending March 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.20. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is -$0.12 and is expected to report on February 15th, 2019.

To read the full Pioneer Energy Services Corp. (PES) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=PES

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EL PASO ELECTRIC COMPANY (EE) REPORT OVERVIEW

El Paso Electric's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, El Paso Electric reported revenue of $196.15MM vs $188.04MM (up 4.31%) and basic earnings per share $0.16 vs $0.14 (up 14.29%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, El Paso Electric reported revenue of $916.80MM vs $886.94MM (up 3.37%) and basic earnings per share $2.42 vs $2.39 (up 1.26%). El Paso Electric is expected to report earnings on May 2nd, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending March 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.10. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.65 and is expected to report on February 26th, 2019.

To read the full El Paso Electric Company (EE) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=EE

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AVID BIOSERVICES INC. (CDMO) REPORT OVERVIEW

Avid Bioservices' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended January 31st, 2018 vs January 31st, 2017, Avid Bioservices reported revenue of $6.82MM vs $10.75MM (down 36.55%) and basic earnings per share -$0.28 vs -$0.25. For the twelve months ended April 30th, 2017 vs April 30th, 2016, Avid Bioservices reported revenue of $57.63MM vs $44.69MM (up 28.97%) and basic earnings per share -$0.88 vs -$1.95. Avid Bioservices is expected to report earnings on July 13th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending April 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.16. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is -$0.15 and is expected to report on July 13th, 2018.

To read the full Avid Bioservices Inc. (CDMO) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=CDMO

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FTD COMPANIES, INC. (FTD) REPORT OVERVIEW

FTD Companies' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, FTD Companies reported revenue of $161.30MM vs $172.88MM (down 6.70%) and basic earnings per share -$3.61 vs -$0.37. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2016 vs December 31st, 2015, FTD Companies reported revenue of $1,122.00MM vs $1,218.33MM (down 7.91%) and basic earnings per share -$3.03 vs -$2.79. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.40. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.23.

To read the full FTD Companies, Inc. (FTD) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=FTD

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STEPAN COMPANY (SCL) REPORT OVERVIEW

Stepan's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Stepan reported revenue of $473.82MM vs $420.64MM (up 12.64%) and basic earnings per share $0.44 vs $0.36 (up 22.22%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Stepan reported revenue of $1,925.01MM vs $1,766.17MM (up 8.99%) and basic earnings per share $3.99 vs $3.78 (up 5.56%). Stepan is expected to report earnings on April 24th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending March 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.36. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $5.79 and is expected to report on February 28th, 2019.

To read the full Stepan Company (SCL) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=SCL

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