Pre-Market Earnings Report for August 5, 2014 : CVS, EMR, ACT, REGN, ADM, HCP, MMP, ZTS, MSI, FE, MGM, IEP

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 08/05/2014. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

CVS Corporation ( CVS ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The drug store company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $1.10. This value represents a 13.40% increase compared to the same quarter last year. CVS missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2014 by -2.86%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for CVS is 17.15 vs. an industry ratio of 39.00.

Emerson Electric Company ( EMR ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The machinery company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $1.06. This value represents a 9.28% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for EMR is 16.91 vs. an industry ratio of 13.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Actavis, Inc. ( ACT ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The medical company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $3.35. This value represents a 66.67% increase compared to the same quarter last year. ACT missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2013 by -0.48%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for ACT is 15.87 vs. an industry ratio of 36.00.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( REGN ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The biomedical (gene) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $2.33. This value represents a 71.32% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year REGN has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 60.2%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for REGN is 34.91 vs. an industry ratio of 4.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company ( ADM ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The agriculture company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $0.75. This value represents a 63.04% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for ADM is 15.42 vs. an industry ratio of 19.00.

HCP, Inc. ( HCP ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The reit company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $0.75. This value represents a 4.17% increase compared to the same quarter last year. HCP missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter of 2013 by -2.7%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for HCP is 13.83 vs. an industry ratio of 15.90.

Magellan Midstream Partners L.P. ( MMP ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The oil/gas company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $0.71. This value represents a 9.23% increase compared to the same quarter last year. MMP missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2013 by -6.9%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for MMP is 23.96 vs. an industry ratio of 28.80.

Zoetis Inc. ( ZTS ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The drug company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $0.39. This value represents a 8.33% increase compared to the same quarter last year. ZTS missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2013 by -2.86%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for ZTS is 21.40 vs. an industry ratio of 15.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Motorola Solutions, Inc. ( MSI ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The wireless equipment company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $0.52. This value represents a 49.51% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. MSI missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2014 by -2.44%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for MSI is 19.94 vs. an industry ratio of 20.60.

FirstEnergy Corporation ( FE ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $0.48. This value represents a 18.64% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. FE missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2014 by -4.88%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for FE is 12.50 vs. an industry ratio of 61.80.

MGM Resorts International ( MGM ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The gaming company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $0.12. This value represents a 200.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year MGM has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 110%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for MGM is 53.59 vs. an industry ratio of 28.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Icahn Enterprises L.P. ( IEP ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The diversified operations company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $2.70. This value represents a 462.50% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for IEP is 10.89 vs. an industry ratio of 17.50.



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