Pre-Market Earnings Report for April 21, 2017 : GE, SLB, HON, NEE, STI, SWK, COL, IPG, KSU, MAN, WBC, GNTX


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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 04/21/2017. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.



General Electric Company ( GE ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The diversified operations company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $0.17. This value represents a 19.05% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year GE has met analyst expectations twice and beat the expectations the other two quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for GE is 18.40 vs. an industry ratio of 14.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Schlumberger N.V. ( SLB ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The oil (field services) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 15 analysts that follow the stock is $0.25. This value represents a 37.50% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. SLB missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2016 by -2.44%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for SLB is 45.25 vs. an industry ratio of -4.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The diversified operations company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $1.62. This value represents a 5.88% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year HON has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for HON is 17.43 vs. an industry ratio of 14.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $1.56. This value represents a 0.65% increase compared to the same quarter last year. NEE missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2016 by -6.2%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for NEE is 19.83 vs. an industry ratio of 16.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

SunTrust Banks, Inc. ( STI ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The bank company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $0.84. This value represents a no change for the same quarter last year. In the past year STI has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 2.27%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for STI is 14.03 vs. an industry ratio of 14.00, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. ( SWK ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The machinery company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $1.19. This value represents a 9.85% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year SWK has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 1.79%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for SWK is 18.62 vs. an industry ratio of 20.50.

Rockwell Collins, Inc. ( COL ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The aerospace and defense company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $1.31. This value represents a 0.77% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year COL has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 4.35%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for COL is 18.06 vs. an industry ratio of 60.90.

Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. ( IPG ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The advertising/marketing company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $0.02. This value represents a 0.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year IPG has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for IPG is 17.31 vs. an industry ratio of 8.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Kansas City Southern ( KSU ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The transportation (rail) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $1.17. This value represents a 13.59% increase compared to the same quarter last year. The last two quarters KSU had negative earnings surprises; the latest report they missed by -4.27%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for KSU is 17.64 vs. an industry ratio of 18.40.

ManpowerGroup ( MAN ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The staffing company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $1.10. This value represents a 12.24% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year MAN has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 5.88%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for MAN is 15.46 vs. an industry ratio of 32.50.

Wabco Holdings Inc. ( WBC ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The auto (truck) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $1.44. This value represents a 5.11% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year WBC has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 2.08%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for WBC is 19.44 vs. an industry ratio of 9.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Gentex Corporation ( GNTX ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2017. The auto (truck) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $0.31. This value represents a 10.71% increase compared to the same quarter last year. GNTX missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2016 by -3.12%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2017 Price to Earnings ratio for GNTX is 15.65 vs. an industry ratio of 9.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

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