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Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on The Goldman Sachs Group, Versum Materials, DISH Network, FMC, Flowers Foods, and Big Lots — What Drives Growth in Today's Competitive Landscape

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NEW YORK, April 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 The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS), Versum Materials Inc. (NYSE:VSM), DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH), FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC), Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO), and Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG), 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.

GS DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=GS
VSM DOWNLOAD:
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DISH DOWNLOAD:
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FMC DOWNLOAD:
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FLO DOWNLOAD:
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BIG DOWNLOAD:
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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (NYSE:GS), Versum Materials Inc. (NYSE:VSM), DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:DISH), FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC), Flowers Foods, Inc. (NYSE:FLO), and Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE:BIG) 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 April 17th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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THE GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP, INC. (GS) REPORT OVERVIEW

The Goldman Sachs Group's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, The Goldman Sachs Group reported revenue of $7,834.00MM vs $8,170.00MM (down 4.11%) and basic earnings per share -$5.20 vs $5.09. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, The Goldman Sachs Group reported revenue of $32,073.00MM vs $30,608.00MM (up 4.79%) and basic earnings per share $9.12 vs $16.53 (down 44.83%). The Goldman Sachs Group is expected to report earnings on July 17th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending June 30th, 2018. According to Zacks Investment Research, based on 6 analysts' forecasts, the consensus EPS forecast for the quarter is $5.67. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $3.95. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $24.64 and is expected to report on January 16th, 2019.

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

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VERSUM MATERIALS INC. (VSM) REPORT OVERVIEW

Versum Materials' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Versum Materials reported revenue of $330.80MM vs $270.80MM (up 22.16%) and basic earnings per share $0.17 vs $0.47 (down 63.83%). For the twelve months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Versum Materials reported revenue of $1,126.90MM vs $970.10MM (up 16.16%) and basic earnings per share $1.78 vs $1.95 (down 8.72%). Versum Materials 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 $0.44.

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

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DISH NETWORK CORPORATION (DISH) REPORT OVERVIEW

DISH Network's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, DISH Network reported revenue of $3,483.93MM vs $3,752.77MM (down 7.16%) and basic earnings per share $2.96 vs $0.77 (up 284.42%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, DISH Network reported revenue of $14,391.38MM vs $15,212.30MM (down 5.40%) and basic earnings per share $4.50 vs $3.22 (up 39.75%). DISH Network is expected to report earnings on May 7th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending March 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.76. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.04 and is expected to report on February 20th, 2019.

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

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FMC CORPORATION (FMC) REPORT OVERVIEW

FMC's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, FMC reported revenue of $979.60MM vs $688.40MM (up 42.30%) and basic earnings per share $3.94 vs $0.12 (up 3,183.33%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, FMC reported revenue of $2,878.60MM vs $2,538.90MM (up 13.38%) and basic earnings per share $3.99 vs $1.56 (up 155.77%). FMC 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 $0.43. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $6.14 and is expected to report on February 11th, 2019.

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

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FLOWERS FOODS, INC. (FLO) REPORT OVERVIEW

Flowers Foods' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Flowers Foods reported revenue of $873.62MM vs $868.72MM (up 0.56%) and basic earnings per share $0.38 vs $0.07 (up 442.86%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Flowers Foods reported revenue of $3,920.73MM vs $3,926.89MM (down 0.16%) and basic earnings per share $0.72 vs $0.79 (down 8.86%). Flowers Foods is expected to report earnings on May 16th, 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 $1.15 and is expected to report on February 6th, 2019.

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

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BIG LOTS, INC. (BIG) REPORT OVERVIEW

Big Lots' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended January 31st, 2018 vs January 31st, 2017, Big Lots reported revenue of $1,642.07MM vs $1,579.21MM (up 3.98%) and basic earnings per share $2.49 vs $2.03 (up 22.66%). For the twelve months ended January 31st, 2018 vs January 31st, 2017, Big Lots reported revenue of $5,270.98MM vs $5,200.44MM (up 1.36%) and basic earnings per share $4.43 vs $3.37 (up 31.45%). Big Lots is expected to report earnings on May 25th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending April 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.15. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $5.30 and is expected to report on March 8th, 2019.

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

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