Pre-Market Earnings Report for January 31, 2013 : OXY, MO, MA, UPS, CL, EPD, DB, DOW, POT, ERIC, D, TWC

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 01/31/2013. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Occidental Petroleum Corporation ( OXY ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The oil company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 18 analysts that follow the stock is $1.66. This value represents a -17.82% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. OXY missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2012 by -0.52%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for OXY is 12.28 vs. an industry ratio of 11.00, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Altria Group ( MO ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The tobacco company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $0.54. This value represents a 8.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year MO has met analyst expectations twice and beat the expectations the other two quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MO is 15.25 vs. an industry ratio of 18.50.

Mastercard Incorporated ( MA ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The financial transactions company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 27 analysts that follow the stock is $4.79. This value represents a 18.86% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year MA has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 4.05%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MA is 23.57 vs. an industry ratio of 11.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The transportation company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 20 analysts that follow the stock is $1.38. This value represents a 7.81% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for UPS is 17.95 vs. an industry ratio of 15.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Colgate-Palmolive Company ( CL ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The cleaning company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 18 analysts that follow the stock is $1.40. This value represents a 7.69% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year CL has met analyst expectations three times and beat the expectations the other quarter. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for CL is 20.73 vs. an industry ratio of 17.60, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. 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 -1.49% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year EPD has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 13.33%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for EPD is 21.51 vs. an industry ratio of 29.70.

Deutsche Bank AG ( DB ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The bank (foreign) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $0.82. This value represents a 310.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year DB has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 999%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for DB is 10.60 vs. an industry ratio of 12.60.

Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The chemical company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 15 analysts that follow the stock is $0.34. This value represents a 36.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for DOW is 18.28 vs. an industry ratio of 14.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. ( POT ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The fertilizers company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 22 analysts that follow the stock is $0.59. This value represents a -24.36% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for POT is 14.89 vs. an industry ratio of 8.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Ericsson ( ERIC ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The wireless equipment company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $0.17. This value represents a 112.50% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ERIC is 21.43 vs. an industry ratio of 37.10.

Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $0.68. This value represents a 17.24% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for D is 17.71 vs. an industry ratio of 7.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Time Warner Cable Inc ( TWC ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The cable tv company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 21 analysts that follow the stock is $1.55. This value represents a 11.51% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year TWC 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 TWC is 15.00 vs. an industry ratio of 2.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.



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