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New Research Coverage Highlights Apple Hospitality REIT, J.Jill, Benefitfocus, Ampio Pharmaceuticals, MFA Financial, and Del Frisco's Restaurant Group — Consolidated Revenues, Company Growth, and Expectations for 2018

NEW YORK, March 29, 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 Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (APLE), J.Jill, Inc. (JILL), Benefitfocus, Inc. (BNFT), Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMPE), MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA), and Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (DFRG), 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.

APLE DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=APLE
JILL DOWNLOAD:
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BNFT DOWNLOAD:
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AMPE DOWNLOAD:
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MFA DOWNLOAD:
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DFRG DOWNLOAD:
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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. (APLE), J.Jill, Inc. (JILL), Benefitfocus, Inc. (BNFT), Ampio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (AMPE), MFA Financial, Inc. (MFA), and Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (DFRG) 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 27th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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APPLE HOSPITALITY REIT, INC. (APLE) REPORT OVERVIEW

Apple Hospitality REIT's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Apple Hospitality REIT reported revenue of $289.07MM vs $282.43MM (up 2.35%) and basic earnings per share $0.00 vs $0.18. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Apple Hospitality REIT reported revenue of $1,238.62MM vs $1,041.03MM (up 18.98%) and basic earnings per share $0.82 vs $0.76 (up 7.89%). Apple Hospitality REIT is expected to report earnings on May 3rd, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending March 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.39. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.78 and is expected to report on February 28th, 2019.

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

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J.JILL, INC. (JILL) REPORT OVERVIEW

J.Jill's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended October 31st, 2017 vs October 31st, 2016, J.Jill reported revenue of $161.98MM vs $159.44MM (up 1.59%) and basic earnings per share $0.14 vs $0.18 (down 22.22%). For the twelve months ended January 31st, 2017 vs January 31st, 2016, J.Jill reported revenue of $639.06MM vs $562.02MM (up 13.71%) and basic earnings per share $0.55 vs $0.05 (up 1,000.00%). J.Jill is expected to report earnings on May 30th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending April 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.24. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.76 and is expected to report on March 21st, 2019.

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

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BENEFITFOCUS, INC. (BNFT) REPORT OVERVIEW

Benefitfocus' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Benefitfocus reported revenue of $66.76MM vs $62.65MM (up 6.57%) and basic earnings per share -$0.23 vs -$0.23. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Benefitfocus reported revenue of $256.74MM vs $233.34MM (up 10.03%) and basic earnings per share -$0.83 vs -$1.35. Benefitfocus is expected to report earnings on April 26th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending March 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.25. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is -$1.07 and is expected to report on March 13th, 2019.

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

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AMPIO PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (AMPE) REPORT OVERVIEW

Ampio Pharmaceuticals' Recent Financial Performance

Ampio Pharmaceuticals is expected to report earnings on March 29th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2017.

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

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MFA FINANCIAL, INC. (MFA) REPORT OVERVIEW

MFA Financial's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, MFA Financial reported revenue of $100.90MM vs $112.81MM (down 10.56%) and basic earnings per share $0.24 vs $0.19 (up 26.32%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, MFA Financial reported revenue of $433.45MM vs $457.45MM (down 5.25%) and basic earnings per share $0.79 vs $0.80 (down 1.25%). MFA Financial is expected to report earnings on May 3rd, 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 $0.84 and is expected to report on February 21st, 2019.

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

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DEL FRISCO'S RESTAURANT GROUP, INC. (DFRG) REPORT OVERVIEW

Del Frisco's Restaurant Group's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Del Frisco's Restaurant Group reported revenue of $73.34MM vs $71.41MM (up 2.71%) and basic earnings per share -$0.08 vs $0.03. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2016 vs December 31st, 2015, Del Frisco's Restaurant Group reported revenue of $351.68MM vs $331.61MM (up 6.05%) and basic earnings per share $0.76 vs $0.68 (up 11.76%). Del Frisco's Restaurant Group 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 $0.20. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.96 and is expected to report on March 14th, 2019.

To read the full Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, Inc. (DFRG) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=DFRG

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