Dec 6 Titan Machinery Inc's quarterly
results beat analysts' expectations and the farm equipment
retailer raised its revenue forecast for the fiscal year.
Titan said it expects revenue of between $2.0 billion and
$2.15 billion for the year ending January 2013, above its prior
forecast of $1.95 billion to $2.1 billion.
Net income attributable to common stockholders rose to $13.9
million, or 66 cents per share, in the quarter ended October,
from $12.7, or 61 cents per share, a year earlier.
Revenue jumped 38 percent to $582.1 million.
Analysts on average expected earnings of 65 cents per share,
excluding items, on revenue of $512.8 million, according to
Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.