The average stock that has reported earnings this season has gained roughly 0.20% on its report day. (For stocks that report before the open, we use that day's change. For stocks that report after the close, we use the next day's change.) Below is a list of the stocks that have had the best one-day reaction to their earnings reports so far this season.
As shown, Taylor Capital (TAYC) currently ranks first with a one-day gain of 19.03%, followed by Supervalu (SVU) at +16.84% and iGate (IGTE) at +11.38%. United Rentals (URI) and Yahoo (YHOO) round out the top five. Other notables on the list of winners so far this season include Johnson Conrols (JCI), UnitedHealth (UNH), Morgan Stanley (MS), and Bank of America (BAC).
On the downside, JAKKS Pacific (JAKK) has had the biggest one-day decline on earnings at -35.28%. SemiLEDs (LEDS) ranks second worst at -15.85%, followed by Ultratech (UTEK) at -11.15%. Other notables on the list of earnings season losers include Sherwin-Williams (SHW), eBay (EBAY), Intel (INTC), American Express (AXP), and Coca-Cola (KO).