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Pre-Market Earnings Report for August 22, 2018 : RY, LOW, TGT, ADI, MOMO, SFL, FRO, PLAB, ALOT, NNA


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The following companies are expected to report earnings prior to market open on 08/22/2018. Visit our Earnings Calendar for a full list of expected earnings releases.



Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2018. The bank (foreign) company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 4 analysts that follow the stock is $1.62. This value represents a 14.89% increase compared to the same quarter last year. RY missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2017 by -0.7%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for RY is 12.20 vs. an industry ratio of 12.10, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Lowe's Companies, Inc. ( LOW ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2018. The building company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 14 analysts that follow the stock is $2.02. This value represents a 28.66% increase compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2019 Price to Earnings ratio for LOW is 18.19 vs. an industry ratio of 17.70, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Target Corporation ( TGT ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2018. The discount retail company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 8 analysts that follow the stock is $1.39. This value represents a 13.01% increase compared to the same quarter last year. The last two quarters TGT had negative earnings surprises; the latest report they missed by -4.35%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2019 Price to Earnings ratio for TGT is 15.72 vs. an industry ratio of 19.70.

Analog Devices, Inc. ( ADI ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2018. The semiconductor company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 11 analysts that follow the stock is $1.46. This value represents a 15.87% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ADI has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 2nd calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 5.84%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for ADI is 16.16 vs. an industry ratio of 77.70.

Momo Inc. ( MOMO ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2018. The internet software company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $0.59. This value represents a 103.45% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year MOMO has beat the expectations every quarter. The highest one was in the 1st calendar quarter where they beat the consensus by 40%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for MOMO is 17.78 vs. an industry ratio of -39.80, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Ship Finance International Limited ( SFL ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2018. The shipping company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 3 analysts that follow the stock is $0.24. This value represents a 20.00% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. SFL missed the consensus earnings per share in the 4th calendar quarter of 2017 by -4%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for SFL is 13.95 vs. an industry ratio of 17.10.

Frontline Ltd. ( FRO ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2018. The shipping company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 4 analysts that follow the stock is $-0.21. This value represents a 162.50% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for FRO is -12.77 vs. an industry ratio of 17.10.

Photronics, Inc. ( PLAB ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2018. The capital goods company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $0.15. This value represents a 150.00% increase compared to the same quarter last year. PLAB missed the consensus earnings per share in the 3rd calendar quarter of 2017 by -33.33%. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for PLAB is 16.02 vs. an industry ratio of 15.50, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

AstroNova, Inc. ( ALOT ) is reporting for the quarter ending July 31, 2018. The technology services company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 1 analyst that follows the stock is $0.13. This value represents a 18.18% increase compared to the same quarter last year. In the past year ALOT Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2019 Price to Earnings ratio for ALOT is 38.30 vs. an industry ratio of -11.10, implying that they will have a higher earnings growth than their competitors in the same industry.

Navios Maritime Acquisition Corporation ( NNA ) is reporting for the quarter ending June 30, 2018. The shipping company's consensus earnings per share forecast from the 2 analysts that follow the stock is $-0.12. This value represents a 300.00% decrease compared to the same quarter last year. Zacks Investment Research reports that the 2018 Price to Earnings ratio for NNA is -1.47 vs. an industry ratio of 17.10.

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