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What: Shares of bed-maker Tempur-Pedic
So what: Revenue grew 25% to $366.8 million, and earnings per share reached $0.84 in the fourth quarter, just topping estimates on both accounts. Guidance also topped estimates with 2012 revenue expected to be between $1.6 billion and $1.65 billion, and earnings between $3.80 and $3.95 per share.
Now what: The upbeat guidance is likely driving shares higher today more than the slight earnings beat. The company has now topped estimates for more than three straight years, always a good sign that a company is performing at the top of its game. Shares are trading at just 17.8 times the low end of 2012 estimates, a reasonable price considering the company's growth. I'm bullish even with today's jump and think this stock has further to run.
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