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Consolidated Research: 2018 Summary Expectations for Platform Specialty Products, Career Education, Cato, Hecla Mining, Brookdale Senior Living, and Roadrunner Transportation — Fundamental Analysis, Key Performance Indications

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NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 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 Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH), Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ:CECO), Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO), Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD), and Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc (NYSE:RRTS), 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.

PAH DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=PAH
CECO DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=CECO
CATO DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=CATO
HL DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=HL
BKD DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=BKD
RRTS DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=RRTS

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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH), Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ:CECO), Cato Corporation (NYSE:CATO), Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL), Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD), and Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc (NYSE:RRTS) 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 August 24th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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PLATFORM SPECIALTY PRODUCTS CORPORATION (PAH) REPORT OVERVIEW

Platform Specialty Products' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Platform Specialty Products reported revenue of $1,022.50MM vs $941.10MM (up 8.65%) and basic earnings per share $0.04 vs -$0.21. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Platform Specialty Products reported revenue of $3,775.90MM vs $3,585.90MM (up 5.30%) and basic earnings per share -$1.04 vs -$0.17. Platform Specialty Products is expected to report earnings on November 1st, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.17. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.76 and is expected to report on February 26th, 2019.

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

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CAREER EDUCATION CORPORATION (CECO) REPORT OVERVIEW

Career Education's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Career Education reported revenue of $142.04MM vs $146.22MM (down 2.86%) and basic earnings per share $0.13 vs $0.06 (up 116.67%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Career Education reported revenue of $596.44MM vs $704.39MM (down 15.33%) and basic earnings per share -$0.46 vs -$0.27. Career Education is expected to report earnings on November 1st, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.05. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.15 and is expected to report on February 20th, 2019.

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

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CATO CORPORATION (CATO) REPORT OVERVIEW

Cato's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended April 30th, 2018 vs April 30th, 2017, Cato reported revenue of $238.30MM vs $239.74MM (down 0.60%) and basic earnings per share $0.94 vs $0.85 (up 10.59%). For the twelve months ended January 31st, 2018 vs January 31st, 2017, Cato reported revenue of $849.98MM vs $956.57MM (down 11.14%) and basic earnings per share $0.34 vs $1.72 (down 80.23%). Cato is expected to report earnings on November 15th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending October 31st, 2018.

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

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HECLA MINING COMPANY (HL) REPORT OVERVIEW

Hecla Mining's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Hecla Mining reported revenue of $147.26MM vs $134.28MM (up 9.67%) and basic earnings per share $0.03 vs -$0.06. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Hecla Mining reported revenue of $577.78MM vs $645.96MM (down 10.56%) and basic earnings per share -$0.06 vs $0.18. Hecla Mining is expected to report earnings on November 6th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.04. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.13 and is expected to report on February 21st, 2019.

To read the full Hecla Mining Company (HL) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=HL

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BROOKDALE SENIOR LIVING INC. (BKD) REPORT OVERVIEW

Brookdale Senior Living's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Brookdale Senior Living reported revenue of $1,155.20MM vs $1,186.47MM (down 2.64%) and basic earnings per share -$0.88 vs -$0.25. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Brookdale Senior Living reported revenue of $4,747.12MM vs $4,976.98MM (down 4.62%) and basic earnings per share -$3.07 vs -$2.18. Brookdale Senior Living is expected to report earnings on November 5th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.24. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is -$0.99 and is expected to report on February 28th, 2019.

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

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ROADRUNNER TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS, INC (RRTS) REPORT OVERVIEW

Roadrunner Transportation's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Roadrunner Transportation reported revenue of $558.03MM vs $530.58MM (up 5.17%) and basic earnings per share -$1.09 vs -$0.99. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Roadrunner Transportation reported revenue of $2,091.29MM vs $2,033.20MM (up 2.86%) and basic earnings per share -$2.37 vs -$9.40. Roadrunner Transportation is expected to report earnings on April 1st, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018.

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

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