Pre-Market Earnings Report for April 30, 2013 : PFE, EPD, BP, NEE, BEN, TRI, MPC, ECL, HCP, VLO, CMI, SIRI

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 04/30/2013. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The large cap pharmaceutical company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $0.55. This value represents a 5.17% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year PFE has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 6.82%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for PFE is 13.26 vs. an industry ratio of 15.90.

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The oil/gas company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $0.66. This value represents a 6.45% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year EPD has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 7.58%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for EPD is 22.27 vs. an industry ratio of 33.30.

BP p.l.c. ( BP ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The oil company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 3 analysts that follow the stock is $1.05. This value represents a 30.00% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for BP is 8.54 vs. an industry ratio of 2.30, 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, 2013. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $1.01. This value represents a 0.98% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. NEE missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2012 by -9.35%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for NEE is 16.37 vs. an industry ratio of 7.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Franklin Resources, Inc. ( BEN ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The finance/investment management company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 16 analysts that follow the stock is $2.47. This value represents a 6.47% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year BEN has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 1.68%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for BEN is 15.18 vs. an industry ratio of 20.40.

Thomson Reuters Corp ( TRI ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The technology services company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $0.31. This value represents a 29.55% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year TRI has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 9.09%. The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 31 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for TRI is 18.33 vs. an industry ratio of 30.20.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation ( MPC ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The oil refining company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $2.14. This value represents a 25.88% increase compared to the same quarter last year. MPC missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter of 2012 by -0.39%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for MPC is 7.70 vs. an industry ratio of 18.20.

Ecolab Inc. ( ECL ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The chemical company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $0.59. This value represents a 18.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ECL has met analyst expectations three times and beat the expectations the other quarter. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for ECL is 23.50 vs. an industry ratio of 14.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

HCP, Inc. ( HCP ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The reit company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.72. This value represents a 7.46% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year HCP has met analyst expectations twice and beat the expectations the other two quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for HCP is 17.71 vs. an industry ratio of 16.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Valero Energy Corporation ( VLO ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The oil refining company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $1.01. This value represents a 225.81% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year VLO has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 57.98%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for VLO is 7.46 vs. an industry ratio of 18.20.

Cummins Inc. ( CMI ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The engines company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $1.85. This value represents a 22.27% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. CMI missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2012 by -3.26%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for CMI is 12.71 vs. an industry ratio of 0.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Sirius XM Radio Inc. ( SIRI ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2013. The broadcast (radio/tv) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $0.02. This value represents a no change for the same quarter last year. In the past year SIRI has met analyst expectations three times and beat the expectations the other quarter. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for SIRI is 34.67 vs. an industry ratio of 16.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.



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