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The following is a list of stocks releasing earnings over the next four days. In addition, analysts seem to think that these stocks are deeply undervalued.

In order to compile this list, we found all the stocks with market caps above $300M that are releasing earnings this week. We then compared their current market price against the average analyst target price (used as a proxy for fair value). And ultimately found the 20 most undervalued companies releasing earnings this week.

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Although this is a very crude way to find undervalued companies, it can be a very valuable starting point for your own analysis. Having this is information in mind, which of these names do you think is more likely to surprise on the upside? Full details below.

1. Bank of America Corporation (BAC): Banking Industry. Market cap of $136.43B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 34.34% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($13.54) vs. the target price ($18.19). Note that this is a risky stock that is significantly more volatile than the overall market (beta = 2.21). The stock has lost 27.53% over the last year.

2. Google Inc. (GOOG): Internet Information Providers Industry. Market cap of $185.89B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-14. There is a 26.22% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($574.09) vs. the target price ($724.63). The stock has gained 0.95% over the last year.

3. Knoll Inc. (KNL): Business Equipment Industry. Market cap of $944.92M. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 24.39% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($19.56) vs. the target price ($24.33). It's been a rough couple of days for the stock, losing 7.66% over the last week.

4. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM): Money Center Banks Industry. Market cap of $186.59B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-13. There is a 17.19% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($47.23) vs. the target price ($55.35). The stock has gained 2.45% over the last year.

5. Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI): Metal Fabrication Industry. Market cap of $2.75B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-14. There is a 15.16% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($104.1) vs. the target price ($119.88). The stock has gained 21.47% over the last year.

6. BlackRock, Inc. (BLK): Asset Management Industry. Market cap of $37.61B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 14.67% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($196.06) vs. the target price ($224.82). The stock has lost 2.18% over the last year.

7. Mattel Inc. (MAT): Toys & Games Industry. Market cap of $8.82B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 14.05% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($25.62) vs. the target price ($29.22). Offers a good dividend, and appears to have good liquidity to back it up--dividend yield at 3.63%, current ratio at 2.39, and quick ratio at 2.05. The stock has gained 13.61% over the last year.

8. ADTRAN Inc. (ADTN): Communication Equipment Industry. Market cap of $2.70B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-13. There is a 12.31% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($42.32) vs. the target price ($47.53). The stock has gained 51.56% over the last year.

9. Mistras Group, Inc. (MG): Technical Services Industry. Market cap of $438.29M. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-12. There is a 10.94% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($16.55) vs. the target price ($18.36). The stock has gained 54.08% over the last year.

10. Charles Schwab Corp. (SCHW): Investment Brokerage Industry. Market cap of $22.12B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 10.16% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($18.5) vs. the target price ($20.38). The stock has lost 4.82% over the last year.

11. Shaw Communications, Inc. (SJR): CATV Systems Industry. Market cap of $9.37B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-13. There is a 9.1% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($21.65) vs. the target price ($23.62). The stock has gained 14.32% over the last year.

12. Hasbro Inc. (HAS): Toys & Games Industry. Market cap of $6.42B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-14. There is a 8.46% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($47.15) vs. the target price ($51.14). The stock has gained 22.65% over the last year.

13. ValueClick, Inc. (VCLK): Advertising Agencies Industry. Market cap of $1.27B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 8.31% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($15.64) vs. the target price ($16.94). The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 9.4% (equivalent to 6.19 days of average volume). The stock has had a couple of great days, gaining 8.75% over the last week.

14. Universal Forest Products Inc. (UFPI): Lumber, Wood Production Industry. Market cap of $700.96M. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-13. There is a 8.21% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($35.81) vs. the target price ($38.75). The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 5.09% (equivalent to 10.16 days of average volume). The stock has lost 13.95% over the last year.

15. Webster Financial Corp. (WBS): Regional Bank. Market cap of $1.88B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 7.53% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($21.78) vs. the target price ($23.42). The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 6.06% (equivalent to 7.64 days of average volume). The stock has gained 11.83% over the last year.

16. JB Hunt Transport Services Inc. (JBHT): Trucking Industry. Market cap of $5.37B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-14. There is a 7.27% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($44.56) vs. the target price ($47.8). The stock has gained 24.43% over the last year.

17. Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. (FCS): Semiconductor Industry. Market cap of $2.43B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-14. There is a 7.27% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($19.27) vs. the target price ($20.67). The stock has had a couple of great days, gaining 6.08% over the last week.

18. Genuine Parts Company (GPC): Auto Parts Wholesale Industry. Market cap of $8.40B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 6.88% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($53.96) vs. the target price ($57.67). The stock has gained 27.84% over the last year.

19. Park National Corp. (PRK): Regional Banks. Market cap of $1.02B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-15. There is a 6.8% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($66.75) vs. the target price ($71.29). The stock is a short squeeze candidate, with a short float at 6.73% (equivalent to 32.01 days of average volume). The stock has gained 9.88% over the last year.

20. Kinder Morgan Management LLC (KMR): Oil & Gas Pipelines Industry. Market cap of $6.08B. Earnings release scheduled for Apr-14. There is a 6.06% of upside potential when comparing the current market price ($66.12) vs. the target price ($70.13). The stock has gained 10.2% over the last year.

*All data sourced from Finviz.

Source: Top 20 Most Undervalued Companies by Target Price Releasing Earnings This Week