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Factors of Influence in 2018, Key Indicators and Opportunity within TopBuild, Hub Group, Kraton, Textron, Skechers U.S.A., and AGNC Investment — New Research Emphasizes Economic Growth

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NEW YORK, July 27, 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 TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD), Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HUBG), Kraton Corporation (NYSE:KRA), Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT), Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX), and AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC), 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.

BLD DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=BLD
HUBG DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=HUBG
KRA DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=KRA
TXT DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=TXT
SKX DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=SKX
AGNC DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=AGNC

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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD), Hub Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:HUBG), Kraton Corporation (NYSE:KRA), Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT), Skechers U.S.A., Inc. (NYSE:SKX), and AGNC Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AGNC) 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 July 25th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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TOPBUILD CORP. (BLD) REPORT OVERVIEW

TopBuild's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, TopBuild reported revenue of $491.44MM vs $441.36MM (up 11.35%) and basic earnings per share $0.75 vs -$0.05. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, TopBuild reported revenue of $1,906.27MM vs $1,742.85MM (up 9.38%) and basic earnings per share $4.41 vs $1.93 (up 128.50%). TopBuild is expected to report earnings on August 7th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending June 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.67. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $4.99 and is expected to report on February 26th, 2019.

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

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HUB GROUP, INC. (HUBG) REPORT OVERVIEW

Hub Group's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, Hub Group reported revenue of $1,095.97MM vs $892.76MM (up 22.76%) and basic earnings per share $0.48 vs $0.31 (up 54.84%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Hub Group reported revenue of $4,034.90MM vs $3,572.79MM (up 12.93%) and basic earnings per share $4.07 vs $2.21 (up 84.16%). Hub Group is expected to report earnings on August 1st, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending June 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.36. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.83 and is expected to report on February 14th, 2019.

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

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KRATON CORPORATION (KRA) REPORT OVERVIEW

Kraton's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, Kraton reported revenue of $502.39MM vs $458.13MM (up 9.66%) and basic earnings per share $0.69 vs $0.21 (up 228.57%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Kraton reported revenue of $1,960.36MM vs $1,744.10MM (up 12.40%) and basic earnings per share $3.12 vs $3.48 (down 10.34%). Kraton is expected to report earnings on October 23rd, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.51. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $4.49 and is expected to report on February 19th, 2019.

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

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TEXTRON INC. (TXT) REPORT OVERVIEW

Textron's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, Textron reported revenue of $3,296.00MM vs $3,093.00MM (up 6.56%) and basic earnings per share $0.73 vs $0.37 (up 97.30%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Textron reported revenue of $14,198.00MM vs $13,788.00MM (up 2.97%) and basic earnings per share $1.15 vs $3.55 (down 67.61%). Textron is expected to report earnings on October 18th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.65. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $3.70 and is expected to report on January 30th, 2019.

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

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SKECHERS U.S.A., INC. (SKX) REPORT OVERVIEW

Skechers U.S.A.'s Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, Skechers U.S.A. reported revenue of $1,250.08MM vs $1,072.81MM (up 16.52%) and basic earnings per share $0.75 vs $0.61 (up 22.95%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Skechers U.S.A. reported revenue of $4,164.16MM vs $3,563.31MM (up 16.86%) and basic earnings per share $1.15 vs $1.58 (down 27.22%).

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

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AGNC INVESTMENT CORP. (AGNC) REPORT OVERVIEW

AGNC Investment's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, AGNC Investment reported revenue of $431.00MM vs $296.00MM (up 45.61%) and basic earnings per share $1.06 vs $0.21 (up 404.76%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, AGNC Investment reported revenue of $1,293.00MM vs $1,321.00MM (down 2.12%) and basic earnings per share $2.04 vs $1.79 (up 13.97%). AGNC Investment is expected to report earnings on October 24th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.59. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.32 and is expected to report on January 30th, 2019.

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

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