Pre-Market Earnings Report for August 7, 2012 : CVS, EMR, FE, PCG, MMC, SIRI, CHTR, CHD, EXPD, TAP, TDG, MPEL

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 08/07/2012. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

CVS Corporation ( CVS ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The drug store company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 15 analysts that follow the stock is $0.79. This value represents a 21.54% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year CVS has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for CVS is 13.60 vs. an industry ratio of 26.00.

Emerson Electric Company ( EMR ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The machinery company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 15 analysts that follow the stock is $1.00. This value represents a 11.11% increase compared to the same quarter last year. EMR missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter by -8.64%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for EMR is 14.43 vs. an industry ratio of 18.90.

FirstEnergy Corporation ( FE ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $0.64. This value represents a no change for the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for FE is 14.60 vs. an industry ratio of 999.00.

Pacific Gas & Electric Co. ( PCG ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.83. This value represents a -18.63% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. PCG missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter by -0.97%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for PCG is 14.62 vs. an industry ratio of 999.00.

Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. ( MMC ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The insurance brokers company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 17 analysts that follow the stock is $0.58. This value represents a 16.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year MMC has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MMC is 15.54 vs. an industry ratio of 18.40.

Sirius XM Radio Inc. ( SIRI ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The broadcast (radio/tv) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $0.02. This value represents a -33.33% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year SIRI has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for SIRI is 27.00 vs. an industry ratio of 8.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Charter Communications, Inc. ( CHTR ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The satellite communications company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 4 analysts that follow the stock is $-0.42. This value represents a -37.31% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. The last two quarters CHTR had negative earnings surprises; the latest report they missed by -102.13%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for CHTR is -41.82 vs. an industry ratio of 7.00.

Church & Dwight Company, Inc. ( CHD ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The cleaning company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $0.55. This value represents a -3.51% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year CHD has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 8.2%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for CHD is 23.35 vs. an industry ratio of 17.10, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. ( EXPD ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The transportation services company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 16 analysts that follow the stock is $0.43. This value represents a -2.27% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for EXPD is 20.16 vs. an industry ratio of 10.10, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Molson Coors Brewing Company ( TAP ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The alcohol company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $1.20. This value represents a -2.44% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for TAP is 11.50 vs. an industry ratio of 9.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Transdigm Group Incorporated ( TDG ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The aerospace and defense company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $1.57. This value represents a 33.05% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year TDG has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 22.31%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for TDG is 21.13 vs. an industry ratio of -3.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Melco Crown Entertainment Limited ( MPEL ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The gaming company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $0.18. This value represents a 38.46% increase compared to the same quarter last year. MPEL missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter by -4.55%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MPEL is 13.78 vs. an industry ratio of 10.00, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.



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