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Detailed Research: Economic Perspectives on Atmos Energy, Brighthouse Financial, Ciena, AutoNation, NorthStar Realty Europe, and Global Net Lease — What Drives Growth in Today’s Competitive Landscape

November 9, 2018

NEW YORK, Nov. 09, 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 Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO), Brighthouse Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:BHF), Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN), AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN), NorthStar Realty Europe Corp. (NYSE:NRE), and Global Net Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GNL), 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.

ATO DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=ATO BHF DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=BHF CIEN DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=CIEN AN DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=AN NRE DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=NRE GNL DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=GNL

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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine Atmos Energy Corporation (NYSE:ATO), Brighthouse Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:BHF), Ciena Corporation (NYSE:CIEN), AutoNation, Inc. (NYSE:AN), NorthStar Realty Europe Corp. (NYSE:NRE), and Global Net Lease, Inc. (NYSE:GNL) 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 November 7th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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ATMOS ENERGY CORPORATION (ATO) REPORT OVERVIEW

Atmos Energy’s Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Atmos Energy reported revenue of $562.25MM vs $526.50MM (up 6.79%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.64 vs $0.67 (down 4.48%). For the twelve months ended September 30th, 2017 vs September 30th, 2016, Atmos Energy reported revenue of $2,759.74MM vs $2,454.65MM (up 12.43%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $3.73 vs $3.38 (up 10.36%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 5th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.40. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $4.58 and is expected to report on November 6th, 2019.

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

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BRIGHTHOUSE FINANCIAL, INC. (BHF) REPORT OVERVIEW

Brighthouse Financial’s Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, Brighthouse Financial reported revenue of $1,422.00MM vs $1,972.00MM (down 27.89%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$2.26 vs -$7.87. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Brighthouse Financial reported revenue of $6,842.00MM vs $3,018.00MM (up 126.71%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$3.16 vs -$24.54. Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 11th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. Reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.37. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $9.20 and is expected to report on February 11th, 2019.

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

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CIENA CORPORATION (CIEN) REPORT OVERVIEW

Ciena’s Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended July 31st, 2018 vs July 31st, 2017, Ciena reported revenue of $818.82MM vs $728.72MM (up 12.36%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.35 vs $0.42 (down 16.67%). For the twelve months ended October 31st, 2017 vs October 31st, 2016, Ciena reported revenue of $2,801.69MM vs $2,600.57MM (up 7.73%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $8.89 vs $0.52 (up 1,609.62%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on December 6th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending October 31st, 2018. Reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.40. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.48 and is expected to report on December 6th, 2018.

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

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AUTONATION, INC. (AN) REPORT OVERVIEW

AutoNation’s Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, AutoNation reported revenue of $5,349.20MM vs $5,432.40MM (down 1.53%) and basic earnings per share $1.24 vs $1.00 (up 24.00%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, AutoNation reported revenue of $21,534.60MM vs $21,609.00MM (down 0.34%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $4.44 vs $4.18 (up 6.22%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 7th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $1.02. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $4.82 and is expected to report on February 7th, 2019.

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

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NORTHSTAR REALTY EUROPE CORP. (NRE) REPORT OVERVIEW

NorthStar Realty Europe’s Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended September 30th, 2018 vs September 30th, 2017, NorthStar Realty Europe reported revenue of $28.99MM vs $34.26MM (down 15.40%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.01 vs -$0.12. For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, NorthStar Realty Europe reported revenue of $129.92MM vs $151.22MM (down 14.08%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share -$0.57 vs -$1.07. Analysts expect earnings to be released on March 12th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.23. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.09 and is expected to report on March 12th, 2019.

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

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GLOBAL NET LEASE, INC. (GNL) REPORT OVERVIEW

Global Net Lease’s Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended June 30th, 2018 vs June 30th, 2017, Global Net Lease reported revenue of $70.97MM vs $64.99MM (up 9.21%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.08 vs $0.08 (unchanged). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Global Net Lease reported revenue of $259.30MM vs $214.17MM (up 21.07%) and analysts estimated basic earnings per share $0.30 vs $0.82 (down 63.41%). Analysts expect earnings to be released on February 26th, 2019. The report will be for the fiscal period ending December 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.51. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.09 and is expected to report on February 26th, 2019.

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

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