NCR said yesterday that it expects its second-quarter results to be better than expected. Earnings are expected to top $0.35 per share, compared to the mean estimate of $0.18 per share for the second quarter among Wall Street analysts. NCR expects 2Q/04 revenue of approximately $1.44 billion to $1.45 billion, an increase of approximately 6% percent from the second quarter of 2003. NCR’s “Financial Self Service” or ATM businesses generated second-quarter year-over-year revenue growth well ahead of expectations, the Company said. NCR’s stock rose more than 10% yesterday to $52.58, but has slipped to $51.20 in morning trading today. NCR will release its second-quarter results on July 29th. For complete details on NCR’s past performance visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).