While earnings season got started this week, things don't really kick into full gear until next week. Below is a list of the key stocks set to report next week. For each stock, we highlight its expected report date and time (AM or PM) along with its historical earnings per share beat and miss rate and its average one-day change on its report dates. The beat and miss rates and the price reaction info is taken from our Interactive Earnings Report Database, which is available to Bespoke Premium Plus members.
Of the key stocks set to report next week, four have beaten earnings estimates at least 90% of the time going back to 2002. These four are Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG), Yum! Brands (NYSE:YUM) and UnitedHealth (NYSE:UNH). Harley Davidson (NYSE:HOG) and Wynn Resorts (NASDAQ:WYNN) have the highest earnings miss rates.
In terms of price reaction, Intuitive Surgical has done the best by far. On the 31 days that ISRG has reported earnings since it IPOd, it has averaged a gain of 6.31%. Chipotle (NYSE:CMG) and Qualcomm (NASDAQ:QCOM) are two other stocks that have historically done very well on their report days. Capital One (NYSE:COF), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), General Electric (NYSE:GE), du Pont (NYSE:DD), Citigroup (NYSE:C) and SanDisk (SNDK) are seven stocks that have historically averaged declines of more than 0.50% on their report days.
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