* Jarden sees Q2 EPS in line or better than analysts' view
* Sees Q2 revenue in line or slightly ahead of estimates
* Shares rise less than 2 percent in premarket trade
CHICAGO, July 20 Jarden Corp JAH.N, maker of
Sunbeam appliances and other home products, expects to meet or
exceed analysts' expectations for profit and sales when it
reports second-quarter results later this week.
Jarden, which has benefited as consumers seek lower-priced
goods in the recession, said it expected to meet or exceed
analysts' consensus estimates for earnings per share. It also
expects second-quarter revenue to be in line with or slightly
better than analysts' consensus estimates.
Analysts on average expect Jarden to post a second-quarter
profit of 55 cents per share on $1.25 billion in revenue,
according to Reuters Estimates.
Jarden, whose other products include Mr. Coffee coffee
makers and Bicycle playing cards, plans to release
second-quarter results on July 22.
Shares of Jarden rose to $21.33 after closing at $21.00 on
(Reporting by Jessica Wohl; Editing by Lisa Von Ahn)