On January 20, 2017, the S&P Consumer Staples Index had slightly outperformed the S&P Consumer Discretionary Index and the S&P 500 Index as a whole. The indexes had respective returns of 0.68%, 0.24%, and 0.34%.
Of all the metrics Alphabet will report in its 4Q16 results on January 26, YouTube will be one of the business segments most closely watched by analysts.
Enterprise Products Partners (EPD) is scheduled to report its 4Q16 earnings on January 30, 2017. EPD’s 4Q16 estimated EBITDA is 7% higher than in 3Q16.
Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), the world’s second-largest copper mining company, is expected to release its 4Q16 earnings on January 25.
Honeywell (HON) is set to announce its 4Q16 earnings on January 27, 2017, before the market opens.
Due to the announced production cut by OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries) and non-OPEC producers, crude oil prices have been following an upwards trend.
Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) stock fell 9.4% in the week ended January 20, 2017. Shares of the firm have fallen 14% since the start of 2017 after an incredible run last year.
In the two weeks since January 6, 2017, Oasis Petroleum (OAS) has returned approximately -7.2%, underperforming the energy sector.
Philip Morris International (PM), a US-based tobacco company, is set to announce its 4Q16 earnings on February 2, 2017, before the market opens.
Netflix (NFLX) announced its fiscal 4Q16 earnings on January 18, 2017. It had total streaming revenues of $2.4 billion, a 41.0% rise year-over-year.
Analysts expect America Movil’s adjusted EPS (earnings per share) to reach $0.13 in 4Q16, as compared to $0.28 in 4Q15.
With rising sales of innovative products such as Eliquis, Opdivo, and its hepatitis C franchise, Bristol-Myers Squibb is expected to report a rise of over 20% in its 4Q16 earnings.
The US Dollar Index rose ~4% in 2016 on improved business activity. The high expectation of an interest rate hike helped fuel this strength in the dollar.
In the two weeks since January 6, 2017, Chesapeake Energy (CHK) has returned about -4.6%, underperforming the energy sector.
In this series, we’ll look at expectations for Cypress’s upcoming earnings and its future growth prospects.
Marathon Petroleum (MPC) is expected to post its 4Q16 results on February 1, 2017. Before we proceed with 4Q16 estimates, let’s recap MPC’s 3Q16 performance versus estimates.
MasterCard (MA) is expected to post earnings per share or EPS of $0.86—growth of 9% on a year-over-year basis.
Xcel Energy (XEL) is set to report its 4Q16 and 2016 financial results on February 2, 2017. The company is expected to report total revenues of $3.2 billion.
Dominion Resources is scheduled to report its 4Q16 and 2016 financial results on February 1, 2017. Analysts expect it to report total revenue of $3.9 billion for the quarter.
Euronav (EURN) is scheduled to release its 4Q16 results before the markets open on Thursday, January 26, 2016. Let’s see what analysts are expecting.