NEW YORK, July 31, 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 Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC), Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACRS), Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS), NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ), and AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB), 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.

SLRC DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=SLRC ACRS DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=ACRS FDUS DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=FDUS NTAP DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=NTAP RLJ DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=RLJ AVB DOWNLOAD: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=AVB

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The new research reports from Fundamental Markets, available for free download at the links above, examine Solar Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:SLRC), Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACRS), Fidus Investment Corporation (NASDAQ:FDUS), NetApp, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTAP), RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE:RLJ), and AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (NYSE:AVB) 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 27th, 2018. Percentage calculations are performed after rounding. All amounts in millions (MM), except per share amounts.

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SOLAR CAPITAL LTD. (SLRC) REPORT OVERVIEW

Solar Capital's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, Solar Capital reported revenue of $38.96MM vs $34.39MM (up 13.28%) and basic earnings per share $0.47 vs $0.41 (up 14.63%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Solar Capital reported revenue of $143.34MM vs $151.84MM (down 5.60%) and basic earnings per share $1.67 vs $2.53 (down 33.99%). Solar Capital is expected to report earnings on August 6th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending June 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.38. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.88 and is expected to report on February 28th, 2019.

To read the full Solar Capital Ltd. (SLRC) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=SLRC

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ACLARIS THERAPEUTICS, INC. (ACRS) REPORT OVERVIEW

Aclaris Therapeutics' Recent Financial Performance

Aclaris Therapeutics is expected to report earnings on August 14th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending June 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was -$0.56. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is -$3.39 and is expected to report on March 11th, 2019.

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

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FIDUS INVESTMENT CORPORATION (FDUS) REPORT OVERVIEW

Fidus Investment's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, Fidus Investment reported revenue of $18.23MM vs $16.23MM (up 12.36%) and basic earnings per share $0.61 vs $0.42 (up 45.24%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, Fidus Investment reported revenue of $68.62MM vs $60.23MM (up 13.92%) and basic earnings per share $1.87 vs $2.27 (down 17.62%). Fidus Investment is expected to report earnings on August 2nd, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending June 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.39. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $1.57 and is expected to report on March 7th, 2019.

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

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NETAPP, INC. (NTAP) REPORT OVERVIEW

NetApp's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended April 30th, 2018 vs April 30th, 2017, NetApp reported revenue of $1,641.00MM vs $1,481.00MM (up 10.80%) and basic earnings per share $1.02 vs $0.70 (up 45.71%). For the twelve months ended April 30th, 2018 vs April 30th, 2017, NetApp reported revenue of $5,911.00MM vs $5,519.00MM (up 7.10%) and basic earnings per share $0.28 vs $1.85 (down 84.86%). NetApp is expected to report earnings on August 15th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending July 31st, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $0.52. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $4.14 and is expected to report on May 22nd, 2019.

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

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RLJ LODGING TRUST (RLJ) REPORT OVERVIEW

RLJ Lodging Trust's Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, RLJ Lodging Trust reported revenue of $429.59MM vs $260.23MM (up 65.08%) and basic earnings per share $0.10 vs $0.17 (down 41.18%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, RLJ Lodging Trust reported revenue of $1,356.26MM vs $1,160.00MM (up 16.92%) and basic earnings per share $0.47 vs $1.61 (down 70.81%). RLJ Lodging Trust 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 $0.71. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $2.36 and is expected to report on February 26th, 2019.

To read the full RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) report, download it here: http://Fundamental-Markets.com/register/?so=RLJ

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AVALONBAY COMMUNITIES, INC. (AVB) REPORT OVERVIEW

AvalonBay Communities' Recent Financial Performance

For the three months ended March 31st, 2018 vs March 31st, 2017, AvalonBay Communities reported revenue of $560.79MM vs $522.33MM (up 7.36%) and basic earnings per share $1.03 vs $1.72 (down 40.12%). For the twelve months ended December 31st, 2017 vs December 31st, 2016, AvalonBay Communities reported revenue of $2,158.63MM vs $2,045.26MM (up 5.54%) and basic earnings per share $6.36 vs $7.53 (down 15.54%). AvalonBay Communities is expected to report earnings on July 30th, 2018. The report will be for the fiscal period ending June 30th, 2018. The reported EPS for the same quarter last year was $2.09. The estimated EPS forecast for the next fiscal year is $9.27 and is expected to report on January 30th, 2019.

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

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