Oct 18 (Reuters) - Exponent Inc
* Exponent reports third quarter fiscal year 2017 financial results
* Q3 earnings per share $0.54
* Q3 earnings per share view $0.45 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S
* Q3 revenue $87.56 million versus I/B/E/S view $83.5 million
* Exponent Inc - "increasing our 2017 expectations to reflect exponent's strong year to date performance"
* Exponent Inc - expect Q4 and full year 2017 revenues before reimbursements to grow in high single digits, as compared to same periods in 2016
* Exponent Inc - expect EBITDA margin growth in Q4 to be 0 to 50 basis points, as compared to same periods in 2016 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: