beat analysts

02:51 Nov 28, 2008
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general) / Woodside Petroleum Ltd.
English term or phrase: beat analysts
No entiendo el significado de "beat"
copio párrafo completo:

"Woodside Petroleum Ltd., Australia's second-biggest oil and gas producer, beat analysts' estimates to post a 67 percent increase in profit as prices rose to records and output started at an oil project off the northwest coast".

Summary of answers provided
5 +1batió/superó las estimaciones de los analistas
Gonzalo Tutusaus



6 hrs   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5, peer agreement (net) from those meeting criteria: +1
batió/superó las estimaciones de los analistas

"Beat" significa "batir" o "superar":

batió/superó las estimaciones de los analistas

Un saludo

Gonzalo Tutusaus
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Notes to answerer
Asker: gracias, mi confusión fue debido a que consideré la palabra "beat" como adjetivo. Saludos, Valeria.

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agree  moken (meets criteria): :O)
2 hrs
  -> Gracias Álvaro, un saludo =;oD)
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