Pre-Market Earnings Report for April 10, 2013 : PGR, FAST, KMX, STZ, FDO, MSM, TITN, ATNY, JKS

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 04/10/2013. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Progressive Corporation ( PGR ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The insurance (property & casualty) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 14 analysts that follow the stock is $0.44. This value represents a 4.76% increase compared to the same quarter last year. PGR missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter of 2012 by -25.93%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for PGR is 17.09 vs. an industry ratio of 16.00, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Fastenal Company ( FAST ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The building company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $0.37. This value represents a 8.82% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year FAST has met analyst expectations three times and beat the expectations the other quarter. The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 12 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for FAST is 30.66 vs. an industry ratio of 20.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

CarMax Inc ( KMX ) is reporting for the quarter ending February 28, 2013. The wholesale retail company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.45. This value represents a 9.76% increase compared to the same quarter last year. KMX missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2012 by -7.69%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for KMX is 22.78 vs. an industry ratio of 11.20, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Constellation Brands Inc ( STZ ) is reporting for the quarter ending February 28, 2013. The alcohol company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $0.45. This value represents a 34.78% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year STZ has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 14.55%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for STZ is 22.28 vs. an industry ratio of 21.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. ( FDO ) is reporting for the quarter ending February 28, 2013. The discount retail company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 20 analysts that follow the stock is $1.22. This value represents a 6.09% increase compared to the same quarter last year. FDO missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2012 by -6.76%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for FDO is 14.92 vs. an industry ratio of 21.30.

MSC Industrial Direct Company, Inc. ( MSM ) is reporting for the quarter ending February 28, 2013. The industrial services company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $0.90. This value represents a 5.26% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. MSM missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter of 2012 by -0.9%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for MSM is 20.10 vs. an industry ratio of 13.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Titan Machinery Inc. ( TITN ) is reporting for the quarter ending January 31, 2013. The retail company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $0.91. This value represents a 8.33% increase compared to the same quarter last year. The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 12 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for TITN is 12.00 vs. an industry ratio of 13.50.

API Technologies Corp. ( ATNY ) is reporting for the quarter ending February 28, 2013. The military company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $-0.08. This value represents a 366.67% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for ATNY is -49.20 vs. an industry ratio of -14.00.

JinkoSolar Holding Company Limited ( JKS ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The solar company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $-1.17. This value represents a 50.42% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the Price to Earnings ratio for JKS is 0.00 vs. an industry ratio of -5.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.



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