Earnings Forecast Alerts: Alpha Natural Resources, Safeway, Dollar Tree, Altria Group, Fastenal, and Marvell

Oct 12, 2012, 09:05 ET from EarningForecast.com

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- EarningForecast.com has issued consensus earnings forecast reports and Equity Research for the following companies: Alpha Natural Resources (NYSE: ANR), Safeway (NYSE: SWY), Dollar Tree (NASDAQ: DLTR), Altria Group (NYSE: MO), Fastenal (NASDAQ: FAST), and Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL).

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Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR): Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR), a leading U.S. coal producer, is scheduled to release its financial results for the third quarter of 2012 on Friday, November 2, 2012. By the end of Thursday's trading, shares of Alpha Natural Resources crossed above the 50-day moving average and soared US$1.24 (or 16.96%) to settle at US$8.55. In the past 52 weeks, ANR has traded within a range of US$5.28 - US$29.29. Its price, as of the latest close, was up 62% compared with the 52-week low and was 243% below the 52-week high. There were 55.65 million shares of Alpha Natural Resources exchanging hands as compared to its average daily volume of 23.18 million shares. Investors may want to find out where ANR will go from here. Observe comprehensive Alpha Natural Resources earnings forecast report here.

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Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY): For the third quarter of 2012, Safeway Inc. (NYSE: SWY) announced income from continuing operations of US$108.0 million (or US$0.45 per diluted share), down from US$130.3 million (or US$0.38 per diluted share) in the same quarter of 2011. Following the announcement, shares of Safeway gapped open sharply lower in the last trading session. By market close, SWY slumped US$0.58 (or -3.56%) to US$15.71. Safeway's low point in its 52-week range is US$14.73 per share, with US$23.16 as the 52-week high point. There were 22.31 million stock shares traded, which was 3.4 times more than average volume. Can SWY rebound from here? Want to monitor this company on an on-going basis? Investors could check SWY earnings forecast report here.

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Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR): During the annual capital markets conference held on Thursday, Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR), North America's leading operator of discount variety stores selling everything for US$1 or less, said that its third-quarter sales will come in at the lower end of its earlier forecast, between US$1.71 billion and US$1.75 billion. In the last trading session, Dollar Tree shares began the trading session with a price of US$47.46 and throughout the session plunged to a low of US$42.51. When day-trade ended, the stock finally slumped 7.74% to US$43.28. In the past 52 weeks, Dollar Tree share prices have been bracketed by a low of US$36.04 and a high of US$56.81, and are now at US$43.28 (20% above that low price). Abnormal trading volume of Dollar Tree was found reaching 16.25 million shares, 6.4 times heavier than usual day trading. Observing comprehensive analysis of Dollar Tree could help investors avoid big lost in investment. Check Dollar Tree earnings forecast report below.

Read Full Report: http://www.earningforecast.com/PR/101212B/DLTR/DollarTree.pdf

Today EarningForecast.com also observed abnormal trade volume for the following companies; insiders may involve trading in these companies. Check out the consensus earnings forecast reports below:

Altria Group, Inc. (NYSE: MO):

Read Full Report: http://www.earningforecast.com/PR/101212B/MO/AltriaGroup.pdf

Fastenal Company (NASDAQ: FAST):

Read Full Report: http://www.earningforecast.com/PR/101212B/FAST/Fastenal.pdf

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL):

Read Full Report: http://www.earningforecast.com/PR/101212B/MRVL/Marvell.pdf

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