Preview: 15 Companies Reporting Earnings on July 30

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 |  Includes: AEP, BEAM, BPO, BWA, CPN, CVX, FSLR, ITT, MCK, MRK, PEG, SPG, SRE, UPLMQ, WYNN
by: Kapitall

Here is a list of 15 companies releasing earning statements on July 30. We've sorted the companies by market cap, and have briefly discussed their earnings performance over the past 3 years.

The charts show past earning performances against analyst estimates. The green markers indicate the company beating estimates, while the red makers represent the company falling short of analyst expectations. All data is sourced from Zacks Investment Research.

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1. Chevron Corp. (NYSE:CVX):

Chevron beat analyst estimates only 6 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 1.94 v 2.15e

February 2008: 2.32 v 2.22e

April 2008: 2.48 v 2.38e

July 2008: 2.90 v 3.08e

October 2008: 3.85 v 3.38e

February 2009: 2.14 v 1.92e

April 2009: 0.72 v 0.80e

July 2009: 0.87 v 0.95e

October 2009: 1.72 v 1.35e

February 2010: 1.53 v 1.71e

April 2010: 2.36 v 1.95e

2. Merck & Co Inc. (NYSE:MRK):

Merck beat analyst estimates 10 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.75 v 0.70e

February 2008: 0.80 v 0.74e

April 2008: 0.89 v 0.86e

July 2008: 0.86 v 0.82e

October 2008: 0.80 v 0.80e

February 2009: 0.87 v 0.74e

April 2009: 0.74 v 0.80e

July 2009: 0.83 v 0.77e

October 2009: 0.90 v 0.80e

February 2010: 0.79 v 0.75e

April 2010: 0.83 v 0.74e

3. Simon Property Group Inc. (NYSE:SPG):

Simon Property Group beat analyst estimates 10 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 1.46 v 1.42e

February 2008: 1.88 v 1.68e

April 2008: 1.46 v 1.42e

July 2008: 1.49 v 1.50e

October 2008: 1.61 v 1.57e

February 2009: 1.86 v 1.83e

April 2009: 1.61 v 1.48e

July 2009: 1.38 v 1.35e

October 2009: 1.38 v 1.33e

February 2010: 1.66 v 1.52e

April 2010: 1.41 v 0.81e

4. McKesson Corp. (NYSE:MCK):

McKesson beat analyst estimates 8 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.82 v 0.72e

January 2008: 0.79 v 0.81e

April 2008: 1.04 v 0.99e

July 2008: 0.83 v 0.79e

October 2008: 1.17 v 0.97e

January 2009: 1.05 v 0.85e

April 2009: 1.17 v 1.23e

July 2009: 1.06 v 0.88e

October 2009: 1.07 v 1.02e

January 2010: 1.19 v 1.20e

April 2010: 1.26 v 1.27e

5. American Electric Power Co Inc. (NYSE:AEP):

American Electric Power beat analyst estimates only 9 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 1.16 v 1.08e

January 2008: 0.52 v 0.48e

April 2008: 1.02 v 0.86e

July 2008: 0.70 v 0.65e

October 2008: 1.06 v 0.93e

January 2009: 0.59 v 0.47e

April 2009: 0.89 v 0.83e

July 2009: 0.68 v 0.61e

October 2009: 0.93 v 0.85e

January 2010: 0.46 v 0.50e

April 2010: 0.76 v 0.78e

6. Public Service Enterprise Group Inc. (NYSE:PEG):

Public Service Enterprise Group beat analyst estimates 6 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 1.00 v 0.93e

February 2008: 0.55 v 0.45e

April 2008: 0.85 v 0.76e

July 2008: 0.64 v 0.59e

October 2008: 0.94 v 1.00e

February 2009: 0.49 v 0.53e

April 2009: 0.95 v 0.80e

July 2009: 0.63 v 0.61e

October 2009: 0.92 v 0.93e

February 2010: 0.62 v 0.66e

April 2010: 0.84 v 0.85e

7. Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE):

Sempra Energy beat analyst estimates 10 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 1.39 v 0.98e

February 2008: 1.10 v 1.05e

April 2008: 0.92 v 0.91e

July 2008: 0.98 v 0.94e

October 2008: 1.24 v 1.08e

February 2009: 1.30 v 0.85e

April 2009: 1.29 v 1.01e

July 2009: 1.06 v 0.95e

October 2009: 1.27 v 1.18e

February 2010: 1.16 v 1.14e

April 2010: 0.81 v 0.87e

8. First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR):

First Solar beat analyst estimates only 10 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.58 v 0.20e

February 2008: 0.77 v 0.57e

April 2008: 0.57 v 0.48e

July 2008: 0.85 v 0.57e

October 2008: 1.20 v 1.01e

February 2009: 1.61 v 1.21e

April 2009: 1.99 v 1.40e

July 2009: 2.11 v 1.65e

October 2009: 1.79 v 1.80e

February 2010: 1.65 v 1.44e

April 2010: 2.00 v 1.69

9. Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ:WYNN):

Wynn Resorts beat analyst estimates 6 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.67 v 0.67e

February 2008: 0.72 v 0.67e

April 2008: 0.69 v 0.70e

July 2008: 1.11 v 0.89e

October 2008: 0.62 v 0.65e

February 2009: 0.07 v 0.47e

April 2009: -0.27 v 0.04e

July 2009: 0.09 v 0.03e

October 2009: 0.33 v 0.10e

February 2010: 0.08 v 0.13e

April 2010: 0.26 v 0.12e

10. ITT Corp. (NYSE:ITT):

ITT beat analyst estimates 10 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.92 v 0.90e

January 2008: 0.94 v 0.91e

April 2008: 0.91 v 0.81e

July 2008: 1.19 v 1.10e

October 2008: 1.12 v 1.06e

January 2009: 0.82 v 0.77e

April 2009: 0.72 v 0.58e

July 2009: 1.06 v 0.82e

October 2009: 1.03 v 0.90e

January 2010: 0.97 v 0.94e

April 2010: 0.78 v 0.79e

11. Brookfield Properties Corp. (NYSE:BPO):

Brookfield Properties beat analyst estimates only 7 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.36 v 0.40e

January 2008: 0.47 v 0.46e

April 2008: 0.32 v 0.37e

July 2008: 0.40 v 0.36e

October 2008: 0.38 v 0.35e

January 2009: 0.49 v 0.39e

April 2009: 0.32 v 0.34e

July 2009: 0.38 v 0.36e

October 2009: 0.34 v 0.34e

January 2010: 0.43 v 0.33e

April 2010: 0.25 v 0.29e

12. Ultra Petroleum Corp. (UPL):

Ultra Petroleum beat analyst estimates 8 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.21 v 0.31e

February 2008: 0.30 v 0.27e

April 2008: 0.64 v 0.58e

July 2008: 0.73 v 0.66e

October 2008: 0.78 v 0.76e

February 2009: 0.43 v 0.51e

April 2009: 0.26 v 0.22e

July 2009: 0.52 v 0.43e

October 2009: 0.57 v 0.49e

February 2010: 0.51 v 0.50e

April 2010: 0.55 v 0.56e

13. Fortune Brands Inc. (FO):

ADP beat analyst estimates 8 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 1.35 v 1.32e

January 2008: 1.43 v 1.44e

April 2008: 0.75 v 0.79e

July 2008: 1.25 v 1.21e

October 2008: 1.11 v 1.10e

January 2009: 0.68 v 0.83e

April 2009: 0.30 v 0.30e

July 2009: 0.70 v 0.63e

October 2009: 0.77 v 0.64e

January 2010: 0.66 v 0.51e

April 2010: 0.49 v 0.30e

14. Calpine Corp. (NYSE:CPN):

Calpine beat analyst estimates only 3 out of the last 8 earning releases.

July 2008: 0.41 v 0.10e

November 2008: 0.28 v 0.34e

February 2009: -0.31 v -0.12e

May 2009: -0.19 v -0.09e

July 2009: 0.10 v 0.20e

November 2009: 0.40 v 0.40e

February 2010: -0.03 v -0.06e

May 2010: -0.32 v -0.05e

15. BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE:BWA):

BorgWarner beat analyst estimates 9 out of the last 11 earning releases.

October 2007: 0.56 v 0.52e

January 2008: 0.73 v 0.68e

April 2008: 0.75 v 0.66e

July 2008: 0.78 v 0.77e

October 2008: 0.44 v 0.57e

January 2009: 0.00 v -0.09e

April 2009: -0.12 v -0.27e

July 2009: -0.05 v 0.09e

October 2009: 0.15 v 0.14e

January 2010: 0.42 v 0.27e

April 2010: 0.65 v 0.40e

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