After-Hours Earnings Report for January 23, 2013 : AAPL, AMGN, SYK, CCI, SYMC, SNDK, WDC, ALTR, NE, VAR, FFIV, LRCX

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The following companies are expected to report earnings after hours on 01/23/2013. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Apple Inc. ( AAPL ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The computer company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 36 analysts that follow the stock is $13.44. This value represents a -3.10% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. The last two quarters AAPL had negative earnings surprises; the latest report they missed by -2.03%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for AAPL is 10.41 vs. an industry ratio of 9.00, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Amgen Inc. ( AMGN ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The biomedical (gene) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $1.43. This value represents a 20.17% increase compared to the same quarter last year. AMGN missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2011 by -4.03%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for AMGN is 12.83 vs. an industry ratio of -4.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Stryker Corporation ( SYK ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The medical products company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $1.13. This value represents a 10.78% increase compared to the same quarter last year. SYK missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2012 by -1.02%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for SYK is 15.20 vs. an industry ratio of 11.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Crown Castle International Corporation ( CCI ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The infrastructure company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 18 analysts that follow the stock is $0.14. This value represents a -22.22% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year CCI has met analyst expectations twice and beat the expectations the other two quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for CCI is 89.00 vs. an industry ratio of -0.20, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Symantec Corporation ( SYMC ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The computer software company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.33. This value represents a -8.33% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. SYMC missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2011 by -2.7%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for SYMC is 14.19 vs. an industry ratio of 24.50.

SanDisk Corporation ( SNDK ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The semiconductor company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $0.68. This value represents a -45.16% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for SNDK is 25.92 vs. an industry ratio of 6.20, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Western Digital Corporation ( WDC ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The computer storage company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 19 analysts that follow the stock is $1.82. This value represents a 171.64% increase compared to the same quarter last year. WDC missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2011 by -6.94%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for WDC is 6.13 vs. an industry ratio of 31.20.

Altera Corporation ( ALTR ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The semiconductor company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 22 analysts that follow the stock is $0.39. This value represents a -13.33% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. ALTR missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2012 by -2.78%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ALTR is 20.53 vs. an industry ratio of 20.60.

Noble Corporation ( NE ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The oil & gas drilling company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 24 analysts that follow the stock is $0.62. This value represents a 24.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for NE is 18.58 vs. an industry ratio of 7.20, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. ( VAR ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The medical instruments company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.87. This value represents a 10.13% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year VAR has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for VAR is 18.19 vs. an industry ratio of 9.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

F5 Networks, Inc. ( FFIV ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The internet software company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 17 analysts that follow the stock is $0.89. This value represents a 7.23% increase compared to the same quarter last year. FFIV missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2012 by -7.45%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for FFIV is 24.67 vs. an industry ratio of 7.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Lam Research Corporation ( LRCX ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The capital goods company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $0.45. This value represents a 32.35% increase compared to the same quarter last year. LRCX missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter of 2012 by -4.76%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for LRCX is 17.97 vs. an industry ratio of 18.60.



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