Definition of adjusted
1 : accommodated to suit a particular set of circumstances or requirements
2 : having achieved an often specified and usually harmonious relationship with the environment or with other individuals a well-adjusted schoolchild
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The average estimate of 22 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg was for adjusted profit of $1.44 a share.
The results topped the adjusted 59 cents per share that the 11 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research expected on average.
NTA serves a mostly African-American student body, and the adjusted plans, which CPS officials detailed during a community meeting Monday night, did little to alleviate tension between proponents and opponents of the changeover.
The National Association of Realtors reported Thursday existing home sales, a much larger market than new homes, increased 1.1 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual sales rate of 5.62 million.
The company now expects full-year adjusted earnings per share of $5.84 to $5.91, compared with a previous forecast of $5.70 to $5.87.
Carnival is expecting adjusted earnings per share for the third quarter 2017 to be in the range of $2.16 to $2.20, compared to $1.92 in the 2016 period.
The company now expects fiscal year 2017 adjusted earnings per share in the range...
By that measure, Penn State Children’s Hospital achieved an overall adjusted mortality rate of just 1.3 percent, compared to the 3 percent national average.
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: having achieved an often specified and usually harmonious relationship with the environment or with other individuals a happy, adjusted schoolchild
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