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Get Ready: This Earnings Season Is Going To Be Big

A preview of the good, bad and ugly of earnings season


Earnings season is upon us and you can bet that it is going to spur some big swings in the market. To prepare for this, let’s preview some of the biggest earnings announcements coming at us over the next few trading days. I’ll provide what the analyst community’s expectations are for each stock plus my take on whether the upcoming earnings announcement is a buying opportunity.

The Good

Ticker Company Earnings Date Forecast Sales Forecast Earnings My Take
AM American Greetings 10-Jul 19.8% N/A Buy
AXP American Express 17-Jul 4.4% 6.1% Buy
C Citigroup 15-Jul 5.6% 17.0% Buy
GOOG Google 18-Jul 50.3% 6.6% Buy
GS Goldman Sachs 16-Jul 21.2% 59.0% Buy
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 16-Jul 7.6% 6.9% Strong Buy
MAT Mattel 17-Jul 5.4% 10.7% Strong Buy
OSTK Overstock.com 15-Jul N/A 124.2% Strong Buy
SHW Sherwin-Wlliams 18-Jul 9.1% 19.4% Buy
SNDK Sandisk 17-Jul 34.8% 338.1% Buy
SWY Safeway 18-Jul 60.0% 0.0% Buy
UNH UnitedHealth Group 18-Jul 11.9% -1.6% Buy
VFC VF 19-Jul 5.6% 5.4% Buy
WFC Wells Fargo 11-Jul -0.4% 12.2% Buy
YHOO Yahoo! 16-Jul 0.0% 11.1% Strong Buy

The Bad

Ticker Company Earnings Date Forecast Sales Forecast Earnings My Take
ABT Abbott Laboratories 17-Jul -43.6% 2.3% Hold
BAC Bank of America 17-Jul 3.7% 31.6% Hold
BK Bank of New York Mellon 17-Jul 3.6% 46.2% Hold
CMG Chipotle Mexican Grill 18-Jul 16.2% 9.8% Hold
EBAY eBay 17-Jul 14.5% 14.3% Hold
ETFC E*TRADE Financial 15-Jul -7.2% -14.3% Hold
SVU SUPERVALU 17-Jul -51.2% -84.2% Hold
URI United Rentals 16-Jul 23.5% 54.5% Hold
USB U.S. Bancorp 17-Jul -1.4% 7.0% Hold
WYNN Wynn Resorts 15-Jul 7.0% 14.5% Hold
YUM Yum! Brands 10-Jul -7.6% -19.4% Hold

The Ugly

Ticker Company Earnings Date Forecast Sales Forecast Earnings My Take
ADTN Adtran 10-Jul -16.2% -51.5% Sell
INTC Intel 17-Jul -4.5% 27.8% Sell
KMI Kinder Morgan 17-Jul 44.8% 320.0% Sell
KO Coca-Cola 16-Jul -0.3% 3.3% Sell
PM Philip Morris 18-Jul 1.2% 3.7% Sell


Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2013/07/get-ready-this-earnings-season-is-going-to-be-big-pm-ko-kmi-intc-adtn/.

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