Pre-Market Earnings Report for January 28, 2013 : CAT, BIIB, ROP, BBD, ONB, NDZ

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 01/28/2013. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Caterpillar, Inc. ( CAT ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The machinery company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 18 analysts that follow the stock is $1.70. This value represents a -26.72% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year CAT has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 2.71%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for CAT is 10.57 vs. an industry ratio of 13.30.

Biogen Idec Inc. ( BIIB ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The biomedical (gene) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $1.46. This value represents a -2.67% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. BIIB missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2012 by -3.47%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for BIIB is 22.39 vs. an industry ratio of -9.20, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Roper Industries, Inc. ( ROP ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The industrial company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $1.46. This value represents a 18.70% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ROP 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 ROP is 24.01 vs. an industry ratio of 18.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Banco Bradesco Sa ( BBD ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The bank (foreign) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $0.38. This value represents a -2.56% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for BBD is 12.18 vs. an industry ratio of 12.60.

Old National Bancorp Capital Trust I ( ONB ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The bank (midwest) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $0.22. This value represents a -4.35% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ONB is 13.54 vs. an industry ratio of 11.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Nordion Inc. ( NDZ ) is reporting for the quarter ending October 31, 2012. The medical products company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 3 analysts that follow the stock is $0.26. This value represents a 4.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for NDZ is 9.78 vs. an industry ratio of 11.80.



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