Pre-Market Earnings Report for July 26, 2012 : MMM, PLD, AGCO, ABB, ALK, ALKS, DDD, ASPS, ACIW, AIXG, ALU, AMAG

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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 07/26/2012. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

3M Company ( MMM ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The diversified operations company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $1.65. This value represents a 3.12% increase compared to the same quarter last year. MMM missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter by -5.59%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MMM is 13.77 vs. an industry ratio of 12.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

AMB Property Corporation ( PLD ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The reit company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.42. This value represents a 20.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year PLD has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 10 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for PLD is 18.66 vs. an industry ratio of 13.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

AGCO Corporation ( AGCO ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The farm machinery company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $1.81. This value represents a 34.07% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year AGCO has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 40.7%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for AGCO is 7.38 vs. an industry ratio of 11.30.

ABB Ltd ( ABB ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The machinery company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 4 analysts that follow the stock is $0.36. This value represents a -7.69% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. The last two quarters ABB had negative earnings surprises; the latest report they missed by -3.23%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ABB is 11.18 vs. an industry ratio of 8.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Alaska Air Group, Inc. ( ALK ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The airline company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $1.50. This value represents a 22.95% increase compared to the same quarter last year. ALK missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter by -13.56%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ALK is 7.11 vs. an industry ratio of 8.40.

Alkermes plc ( ALKS ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The biomedical (gene) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 4 analysts that follow the stock is $0.10. This value represents a -350.00% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. ALKS missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter by -40%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for ALKS is 41.22 vs. an industry ratio of 10.80, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

3D Systems Corporation ( DDD ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The computer company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $0.27. This value represents a -6.90% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year DDD has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 76.92%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for DDD is 31.13 vs. an industry ratio of 17.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A. ( ASPS ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The reit company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $1.09. This value represents a 109.62% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ASPS has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 24.69%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ASPS is 16.26 vs. an industry ratio of 8.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

ACI Worldwide, Inc. ( ACIW ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The computer software company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $0.30. This value represents a 3.45% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ACIW has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 21.43%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ACIW is 31.72 vs. an industry ratio of 71.60.

Aixtron SE ( AIXG ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The electrical manufacturing company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $-0.05. This value represents a -109.09% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. The last two quarters AIXG had negative earnings surprises; The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 19 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for AIXG is 599.50 vs. an industry ratio of 53.10, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Alcatel Lucent ( ALU ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The communications company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $-0.02. This value represents a -140.00% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ALU has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 999%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for ALU is 13.63 vs. an industry ratio of 23.00.

AMAG Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( AMAG ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2012. The biomedical (gene) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $-0.39. This value represents a -57.61% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year AMAG has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 6.45%. The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 14 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for AMAG is -20.70 vs. an industry ratio of 10.80.



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