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Investor Expectations to Drive Momentum within National Instruments, Arrow Electronics, KBR, Masco, H&R Block, and FLIR — Discovering Underlying Factors of Influence

NEW YORK, Nov. 05, 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 National Instruments Corporation (NATI), Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW), KBR, Inc. (KBR), Masco Corporation (MAS), H&R Block, Inc. (HRB), and FLIR Systems, Inc. (FLIR), 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.

NATI DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=NATI
ARW DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=ARW
KBR DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=KBR
MAS DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=MAS
HRB DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=HRB
FLIR DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=FLIR

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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine National Instruments Corporation (NATI), Arrow Electronics, Inc. (ARW), KBR, Inc. (KBR), Masco Corporation (MAS), H&R Block, Inc. (HRB), and FLIR Systems, Inc. (FLIR) 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 1st, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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NATIONAL INSTRUMENTS CORPORATION (NATI) REPORT OVERVIEW

National Instruments' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, National Instruments reported revenue of $346.13MM vs $320.92MM (up 7.85%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.33 vs $0.26 (up 26.92%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, National Instruments reported revenue of $1,289.39MM vs $1,228.18MM (up 4.98%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.40 vs $0.64 (down 37.50%). 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 $0.35. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.55 and is expected to report on January 29th, 2019.

To read the full National Instruments Corporation (NATI) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=NATI

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ARROW ELECTRONICS, INC. (ARW) REPORT OVERVIEW

Arrow Electronics' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Arrow Electronics reported revenue of $7,392.53MM vs $6,422.23MM (up 15.11%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $1.94 vs $1.12 (up 73.21%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Arrow Electronics reported revenue of $26,812.51MM vs $23,825.26MM (up 12.54%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $4.53 vs $5.75 (down 21.22%). 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 $2.51. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $9.22 and is expected to report on February 5th, 2019.

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

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KBR, INC. (KBR) REPORT OVERVIEW

KBR's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, KBR reported revenue of $1,278.00MM vs $1,034.00MM (up 23.60%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.41 vs $0.32 (up 28.13%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, KBR reported revenue of $4,171.00MM vs $4,268.00MM (down 2.27%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $3.06 vs -$0.43. Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 22nd, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. Reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.28. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.62 and is expected to report on February 22nd, 2019.

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

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MASCO CORPORATION (MAS) REPORT OVERVIEW

Masco's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Masco reported revenue of $2,101.00MM vs $1,945.00MM (up 8.02%) and basic earnings per share $0.59 vs $0.48 (up 22.92%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Masco reported revenue of $7,644.00MM vs $7,357.00MM (up 3.90%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $1.68 vs $1.49 (up 12.75%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 14th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.44. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.72 and is expected to report on February 14th, 2019.

To read the full Masco Corporation (MAS) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=MAS

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H&R BLOCK, INC. (HRB) REPORT OVERVIEW

H&R Block's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended July 31st, 2018 vs July 31st, 2017, H&R Block reported revenue of $145.18MM vs $137.80MM (up 5.36%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$0.74 vs -$0.63. For the twelve months ended April 30th, 2018 vs April 30th, 2017, H&R Block reported revenue of $3,159.93MM vs $3,036.31MM (up 4.07%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $2.93 vs $1.92 (up 52.60%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on December 5th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending October 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.71. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.00 and is expected to report on June 11th, 2019.

To read the full H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=HRB

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FLIR SYSTEMS, INC. (FLIR) REPORT OVERVIEW

FLIR's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, FLIR reported revenue of $434.90MM vs $464.71MM (down 6.42%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.53 vs $0.46 (up 15.22%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, FLIR reported revenue of $1,800.43MM vs $1,662.17MM (up 8.32%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.78 vs $1.22 (down 36.07%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 13th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.58. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.40 and is expected to report on February 13th, 2019.

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

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