Seeking Alpha
Long/short equity, contrarian, short-term horizon, dividend investing
Profile| Send Message|
( followers)  

Zions Bancorporation (NASDAQ:ZION) is expected to report earnings for last fiscal quarter after the closing bell on October 24, 2011.

Overview

ZION trades an average of 4.3 million shares per day.

Zions Bancorporation, a multi bank holding company, provides various banking and related products and services in the United States. The company was founded in 1873 and is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.

52-Week High: $25.60
52-Week Low: $13.18
Book Value: $37.52
Float Short: 9.78%

Analysts are expecting an improvement of $0.16 in earnings per share compared with last quarter's results of $0.16. The reporting quarter's estimated mean earnings are $0.32 per share. Analyst estimates range between $0.20 and $0.42 per share.

In the last month, the stock has decreased in price -3.52%, and moving in price -21.77% from one year ago. When comparing with the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY), the year-to-date difference is -29.18%.

The bottom line has rising year-over-year earnings of $-292.73 million for 2010 vs. $-1.22 billion for 2009.

Gross reported revenue compared with the mean estimate (rounded).

Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year Revenue Estimates Actual $ Difference Difference %
Jun-11 $ 542.72 M $ 549.58 M $ 6.86 M 1.26%
Mar-11 $ 561.71 M $ 558.00 M $ -3.71 M -0.66%
Dec-10 $ 545.79 M $ 520.11 M $ -25.68 M -4.71%
Sep-10 $ 566.82 M $ 562.08 M $ -4.74 M -0.84%
Jun-10 $ 553.09 M $ 522.76 M $ -30.33 M -5.48%
M = millions, B = billions

Differences are rounded. (Some onetime items are often excluded in reported EPS)

(Click charts to enlarge)

Reported earnings per share compared with the mean estimate. Differences are rounded.





BancorpSouth, Inc. (NYSE:BXS) is expected to report earnings for last fiscal quarter after the closing bell on October 24, 2011.

Overview

BXS trades an average of 1.1 million shares per day.

BancorpSouth, Inc. The company was founded in 1876 and is headquartered in Tupelo, Mississippi.

52-Week High: $16.75
52-Week Low: $8.23
Book Value: $14.93
Float Short: 17.84%

Analysts are expecting an improvement of $0.01 in earnings per share compared with last quarter's results of $0.15. The reporting quarter's estimated mean earnings are $0.16 per share. Analyst estimates range between $0.09 and $0.2 per share.

The bottom line has falling year-over-year earnings of $22.94 million for 2010 vs. $82.73 million for 2009.

Gross reported revenue compared with the mean estimate (rounded).

Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year Revenue Estimates Actual $ Difference Difference %
Jun-11 $ 171.27 M $ 185.06 M $ 13.79 M 8.05%
Mar-11 $ 168.21 M $ 180.90 M $ 12.69 M 7.54%
Dec-10 $ 176.98 M $ 184.23 M $ 7.25 M 4.1%
Sep-10 $ 175.62 M $ 179.43 M $ 3.81 M 2.17%
Jun-10 $ 176.51 M $ 166.41 M $ -10.10 M -5.72%
M = millions, B = billions

Differences are rounded. (Some onetime items are often excluded in reported EPS)

Reported earnings per share compared with the mean estimate. Differences are rounded.



Bank of Hawaii Corporation (NYSE:BOH) is due to report earnings before the opening bell on October 24, 2011.

Overview

Bank of Hawaii Corporation operates as the holding company for Bank of Hawaii that provides a range of financial services and products in Hawaii, Guam, and other Pacific Islands. The company was founded in 1897 and is headquartered in Honolulu, Hawaii.

52-Week High: $49.26
52-Week Low: $34.50
Book Value: $21.25
Float Short: 3.68%

Analysts are expecting an improvement of $0.08 in earnings per share compared to last quarter's results of $0.74. Investors will be looking to top $0.82 per share, based on the estimated mean earnings. Analyst estimates range between $0.76 and $0.87 per share.

From a month ago, the stock has decreased in price -4.78%, and moving in price -15.31% from one year ago. When comparing to the S&P 500, the year-to-date difference is -16.87%.

The bottom line has rising year-over-year earnings of $183.94 million for 2010 vs. $144.03 million for 2009.

Gross reported revenue compared with the mean estimate (rounded).

Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year Revenue Estimates Actual $ Difference Difference %
Jun-11 $ 142.79 M $ 146.96 M $ 4.17 M 2.92%
Mar-11 $ 145.77 M $ 153.62 M $ 7.85 M 5.39%
Dec-10 $ 147.88 M $ 147.75 M $ -0.13 M -0.09%
Sep-10 $ 155.05 M $ 161.75 M $ 6.70 M 4.32%
Jun-10 $ 156.09 M $ 156.92 M $ 0.83 M 0.53%
M = millions, B = billions

Differences are rounded. (Some onetime items are often excluded in reported EPS)

Reported earnings per share compared with the mean estimate. Differences are rounded.




Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.

Disclaimer: I use a proprietary blend of technical analysis, financial crowd behavior, and fundamentals in my short-term trades, and while not totally the same in longer swing trades to investments, the concepts used are similar. You may want to use this article as a starting point of your own research with your financial planner. I use Seeking Alpha, Edgar Online, and Yahoo Finance for most of my data. I use the "confirmed" symbols from earnings.com that I believe to be of the most interest.

Source: Earnings Preview: Zions Bancorporation, BancorpSouth And Bank Of Hawaii Report Monday