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Pre-Market Earnings Report for April 19, 2018 : PM, DHR, BK, TSM, BBT, PPG, NVS, BX, NUE, KEY, GWW, DGX


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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 04/19/2018. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.



Philip Morris International Inc ( PM ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The tobacco company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $0.88. This value represents a 10.20% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for PM is 19.56 vs. an industry ratio of 12.30, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The diversified operations company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 7 analysts that follow the stock is $0.94. This value represents a 10.59% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year DHR has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 2.59%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for DHR is 23.16 vs. an industry ratio of 18.10, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Bank Of New York Mellon Corporation ( BK ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The bank company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $0.97. This value represents a 21.25% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year BK has met analyst expectations twice and beat the expectations the other two quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for BK is 12.95 vs. an industry ratio of 12.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. ( TSM ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The semi fab foundry company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $0.60. This value represents a 11.11% increase compared to the same quarter last year. TSM missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter of 2017 by -25%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for TSM is 16.92 vs. an industry ratio of 17.00.

BB&T Corporation ( BBT ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The bank company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.92. This value represents a 24.32% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year BBT has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for BBT is 12.93 vs. an industry ratio of 12.90, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

PPG Industries, Inc. ( PPG ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The chemical company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 10 analysts that follow the stock is $1.41. This value represents a 4.44% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year PPG has met analyst expectations once and beat the expectations the other three quarters. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for PPG is 17.29 vs. an industry ratio of 14.40, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Novartis AG ( NVS ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The large cap pharmaceutical company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $1.25. This value represents a 10.62% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year NVS has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 3.45%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for NVS is 15.43 vs. an industry ratio of 15.60.

The Blackstone Group L.P. ( BX ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The finance/investment management company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 5 analysts that follow the stock is $0.46. This value represents a 43.90% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. BX missed the consensus earnings per share in the 2nd calendar quarter of 2017 by -4.84%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for BX is 11.70 vs. an industry ratio of 16.00.

Nucor Corporation ( NUE ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The steel company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 6 analysts that follow the stock is $1.11. This value represents a no change for the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for NUE is 11.45 vs. an industry ratio of 12.00.

KeyCorp ( KEY ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The bank company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 12 analysts that follow the stock is $0.38. This value represents a 18.75% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year KEY has met analyst expectations three times and beat the expectations the other quarter. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for KEY is 11.35 vs. an industry ratio of 12.90.

W.W. Grainger, Inc. ( GWW ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The industrial services company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 9 analysts that follow the stock is $3.39. This value represents a 17.71% increase compared to the same quarter last year. GWW missed the consensus earnings per share in the 1st calendar quarter of 2017 by -4.32%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for GWW is 20.59 vs. an industry ratio of 16.00, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Quest Diagnostics Incorporated ( DGX ) is reporting for the quarter ending March 31, 2018. The medical (outpatient/home care) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $1.52. This value represents a 14.29% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year DGX has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 4th calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 0.73%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for DGX is 15.30 vs. an industry ratio of 20.80.

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