Feb 23 (Reuters) - H&E Equipment Services Inc
* H&E Equipment Services reports fourth quarter 2016 results
* Q4 earnings per share $0.35
* Q4 revenue $244.3 million versus I/B/E/S view $246.8 million
* Q4 earnings per share view $0.27 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S
* H&E Equipment Services Inc - "Customer sentiment was positive prior to election but it has improved further post-election according to many metrics"
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