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Pre-Market Earnings Report for January 30, 2013 : BA, SO, MPC, HES, NOC, ROK, WEC, LLL, GIB, ST, MWV, HCBK

Posted
1/29/2013 4:00:00 PM
By: NASDAQ.com News
Referenced Stocks:BA;GIB;HCBK;HES;LLL;MPC;MWV;NOC;ROK;SO;ST;WEC

The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 01/30/2013. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.

Boeing Company ( BA ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The aerospace and defense company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 18 analysts that follow the stock is $1.19. This value represents a -9.16% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year BA has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 20.54%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for BA is 14.80 vs. an industry ratio of 13.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Southern Company ( SO ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $0.39. This value represents a 30.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for SO is 16.93 vs. an industry ratio of 7.80, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Marathon Petroleum Corporation ( MPC ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The oil refining company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $2.09. This value represents a -1095.24% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MPC is 7.11 vs. an industry ratio of 17.60.

Hess Corporation ( HES ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The oil company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 15 analysts that follow the stock is $1.26. This value represents a 7.69% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for HES is 10.50 vs. an industry ratio of 10.70.

Northrop Grumman Corporation ( NOC ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The aerospace and defense company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 15 analysts that follow the stock is $1.74. This value represents a -5.95% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year NOC has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 1.76%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for NOC is 8.98 vs. an industry ratio of 13.40.

Rockwell Automation, Inc. ( ROK ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The industrial company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $1.26. This value represents a -0.79% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. ROK missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2012 by -8.66%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for ROK is 16.20 vs. an industry ratio of 18.90.

Wisconsin Energy Corporation ( WEC ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The electric power utilities company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $0.41. This value represents a -16.33% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year WEC has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 17.54%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for WEC is 16.60 vs. an industry ratio of 7.80, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. ( LLL ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The military company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 13 analysts that follow the stock is $2.12. This value represents a -16.54% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year LLL has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 3rd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 3.23%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for LLL is 9.85 vs. an industry ratio of 12.10.

CGI Group, Inc. ( GIB ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The computer services company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $0.46. This value represents a 15.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. The last two quarters GIB had negative earnings surprises; the latest report they missed by -7.5%. The "days to cover" for this stock exceeds 32 days. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2013 Price to Earnings ratio for GIB is 11.80 vs. an industry ratio of 29.80.

Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. ( ST ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The industrial company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $0.46. This value represents a 4.55% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ST 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 ST is 17.82 vs. an industry ratio of 18.80.

Meadwestvaco Corporation ( MWV ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The construction company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $0.19. This value represents a -26.92% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. MWV missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2011 by -10.34%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for MWV is 23.75 vs. an industry ratio of 14.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Hudson City Bancorp, Inc. ( HCBK ) is reporting for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. The savings & loan company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $0.11. This value represents a -115.07% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. HCBK missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2012 by -14.29%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2012 Price to Earnings ratio for HCBK is 16.17 vs. an industry ratio of 25.10.