Pre-Market Earnings Report for May 19, 2014 : CPB, VAL, CGEN, RRST

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 05/19/2014. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Campbell Soup Company ( CPB ) is reporting for the quarter ending April 30, 2014. The food company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $0.59. This value represents a 4.84% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. CPB missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2013 by -24.14%. The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 13 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for CPB is 17.80 vs. an industry ratio of 20.20.

Valspar Corporation ( VAL ) is reporting for the quarter ending April 30, 2014. The paint company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $1.04. This value represents a 14.29% increase compared to the same quarter last year. VAL missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2013 by -3.6%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for VAL is 18.00 vs. an industry ratio of 20.40.

Compugen Ltd. ( CGEN ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2014. The biomedical (gene) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $-0.11. This value represents a 22.22% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year CGEN Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for CGEN is -15.98 vs. an industry ratio of 4.80.

RRSat Global Communications Network Ltd. ( RRST ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2014. The movie/tv production company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $0.13. This value represents a 30.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. RRST missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2013 by -16.67%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2014 Price to Earnings ratio for RRST is 16.94 vs. an industry ratio of -37.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.



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Referenced Stocks: CPB , VAL , CGEN , RRST

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