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  • CDTV.net Stock Market News and Dividend Report for Thursday Jan 7, 2010 0 comments
    Jan 7, 2010 3:02 PM | about stocks: AYI, WOR, UDR, EOG, MAA, BFS, CBRL
    Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) announced adjusted diluted earnings per share (NYSEARCA:EPS) for the first quarter of fiscal 2010 were $0.53 compared with $0.81 for the prior year period. Analysts average $0.50. AYI beats by $0.03.
     
    Fiscal 2010 firstquarter net sales were $391.7 million, a 13 percent decline compared with the $452.0 million reported last year. 
     
    Acuity Brands, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the design, production, and distribution of lighting fixtures, lighting controls, and related products and services in North America and internationally.
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    Worthington Industries, Inc. (NYSE: WOR) reported net earnings $0.29 per diluted share. In last year’s second quarter, the Company posted a net loss of $2.09 per diluted share. Analysts average $0.09. WOR beats by $0.20.
     
    Net earnings were $23.2 million compared with a net loss of $164.7 million.
     
    Worthington Industries, Inc. operates as a diversified metal processing company focusing on steel processing and manufactured metal products primarily in the United States, Canada, and Europe
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    UDR, Inc. (NYSE: UDR) announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend on its common stock for the fourth quarter of 2009 in the amount of $0.18, payable in cash, on February 1, 2010 to UDR common stock shareholders of record as of January 15, 2010.
     
    UDR, Inc. formerly United Dominion Realty Trust, Inc., operates as a self-administered equity real estate investment trust (REIT).
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    The Board of Directors of EOG Resources, Inc. (NYSE: EOG) declared a dividend of $0.145 per share on EOG's Common Stock, payable January 29, 2010 to stockholders of record as of January 15, 2010.
     
    EOG Resources, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas and crude oil primarily in the United States, Canada, Trinidad, the United Kingdom North Sea, and China. 
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    Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (NYSE: MAA) announced that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly common dividend of $0.615 per share payable on January 29, 2010 to shareholders of record on January 15, 2010.
     
    Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in acquiring, owning, and operating apartment communities primarily in the Sunbelt region of the United States. 
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    Saul Centers, Inc. (NYSE: BFS) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.36 per share on its common stock, to be paid January 29, 2010 to holders of record on January 15, 2010.
     
    Saul Centers, Inc. operates as a real estate investment trust in the United States.
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    Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. (Nasdaq: CBRL) announced that the Board of Directors has declared a regular dividend to common shareholders of $0.20 per share, payable on February 5, 2010 to shareholders of record on January 15, 2010.
     
    Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc. primarily engages in the operation and development of the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant and retail concept in the United States.
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    Disclosure: No positions
     
    Stocks: AYI, WOR, UDR, EOG, MAA, BFS, CBRL
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