December 15th, 2015

Market Trends Toward New Normal in Ascendis Pharma A/S, Diodes, Laureate Education, Randgold Resources, Fastenal, and LTC Properties — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings

NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND), Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD), Laureate Education Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), Randgold Resources Limited (NASDAQ:GOLD), Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST), and LTC Properties, Inc. (NYSE:LTC), 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.

ASND DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=ASND
DIOD DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=DIOD
LAUR DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=LAUR
GOLD DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=GOLD
FAST DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=FAST
LTC DOWNLOAD: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=LTC

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The new research reports from Market Source Research, available for free download at the links above, examine Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ:ASND), Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD), Laureate Education Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), Randgold Resources Limited (NASDAQ:GOLD), Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST), and LTC Properties, Inc. (NYSE:LTC) 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 October 24th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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ASCENDIS PHARMA A/S (ASND) REPORT OVERVIEW

Ascendis Pharma A/S's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Ascendis Pharma A/S reported revenue of $0.02MM vs $0.49MM (down 95.60%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$0.66 vs -$1.03. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Ascendis Pharma A/S reported revenue of $1.73MM vs $5.10MM (down 66.07%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$4.16 vs -$2.86. Analysts expect earnings to be released on November 15th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$1.22. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is -$3.50 and is expected to report on March 27th, 2019.

To read the full Ascendis Pharma A/S (ASND) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=ASND

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DIODES INCORPORATED (DIOD) REPORT OVERVIEW

Diodes' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Diodes reported revenue of $304.09MM vs $264.22MM (up 15.09%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.50 vs $0.27 (up 85.19%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Diodes reported revenue of $1,054.20MM vs $942.16MM (up 11.89%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$0.04 vs $0.33. Analysts expect earnings to be released on November 6th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. Reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.45. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.35 and is expected to report on February 6th, 2019.

To read the full Diodes Incorporated (DIOD) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=DIOD

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LAUREATE EDUCATION INC. (LAUR) REPORT OVERVIEW

Laureate Education's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Laureate Education reported revenue of $1,247.92MM vs $1,277.44MM (down 2.31%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $1.37 vs $0.28 (up 389.29%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Laureate Education reported revenue of $4,377.99MM vs $4,244.19MM (up 3.15%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$1.20 vs $2.78. Analysts expect earnings to be released on November 14th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending September 30th, 2018. Reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.91. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $0.96 and is expected to report on March 19th, 2019.

To read the full Laureate Education Inc. (LAUR) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=LAUR

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RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITED (GOLD) REPORT OVERVIEW

Randgold Resources' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Randgold Resources reported revenue of $283.66MM vs $336.79MM (down 15.78%) and basic earnings per share $0.55 vs $0.89 (down 38.20%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Randgold Resources reported revenue of $1,280.22MM vs $1,200.78MM (up 6.62%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $2.96 vs $2.64 (up 12.12%). Analysts expect earnings to be released 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 $0.51. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $3.32 and is expected to report on February 4th, 2019.

To read the full Randgold Resources Limited (GOLD) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=GOLD

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FASTENAL COMPANY (FAST) REPORT OVERVIEW

Fastenal's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Fastenal reported revenue of $1,279.80MM vs $1,132.80MM (up 12.98%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.69 vs $0.50 (up 38.00%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Fastenal reported revenue of $4,390.50MM vs $3,962.00MM (up 10.82%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $2.01 vs $1.73 (up 16.18%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on January 16th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.45. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.79 and is expected to report on January 16th, 2019.

To read the full Fastenal Company (FAST) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=FAST

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LTC PROPERTIES, INC. (LTC) REPORT OVERVIEW

LTC Properties' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, LTC Properties reported revenue of $41.47MM vs $42.47MM (down 2.35%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $1.74 vs $0.64 (up 171.88%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, LTC Properties reported revenue of $168.07MM vs $161.58MM (up 4.01%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $2.21 vs $2.21 (unchanged). Analysts expect earnings to be released 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 $0.76. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $3.10 and is expected to report on March 7th, 2019.

To read the full LTC Properties, Inc. (LTC) report, download it here: http://MarketSourceResearch.com/register/?so=LTC

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