Analyst Recommendations for Golar LNG before Its 1Q17 Results
Wall Street analysts have a 12-month price target of $34.64 for Golar LNG (GLNG). Compared to its price of $27.37 on May 23, 2017, this target implies a potential return of 26.5%.
Golar LNG’s 1Q17 EBITDA is expected to improve to $5.2 million compared to -$15.8 million in 4Q16 and -$21.7 million in 1Q16.
According to Reuters, analysts expect revenues of ~$24.7 million for Golar LNG (GLNG) in 1Q17, compared to ~$23.1 million in 4Q16 and ~$18.7 million in 1Q16.
Golar LNG’s (GLNG) 1Q17 results are scheduled to be released on May 31, 2017. Most of the LNG carrier companies have been trading in the green in 2017 year-to-date.
Wall Street predicts that Dollar General’s first quarter earnings will contract 2.8% YoY (year-over-year) to $1 per share.
For fiscal 2017, the management expects a slightly positive increase in sales comps of up to 2%.
In 2016, Dollar General’s top line rose 8% YoY to $22 billion. The company failed to meet Wall Street expectations in three of the four quarters.
Tennessee-based Dollar General (DG) is slated to release results for 1Q17 on Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
Medtronic (MDT) was trading at $83.9 on May 22, 2017. It had a 50-day moving average of $82.1 and a 200-day moving average of $78.4.
Medtronic accounts for ~1.1% of the total holdings of the iShares Russell 1000 Value ETF. The company has consistently reported higher earnings than analysts’ earnings estimates.
In a Reuters survey of 25 brokerage companies on May 22, 2017, ~56% of analysts rated Medtronic as a “buy,” and 44% rated it as a “hold.”
Wall Street analysts expect Medtronic’s (MDT) revenue to be ~$7.9 billion in fiscal 4Q17, a rise of ~4% compared to its fiscal 4Q16 revenue of $7.6 billion.
Medtronic, one of the leading healthcare companies in the United States, plans to release its fiscal 4Q17 results on May 25, 2017.
Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) will be announcing its fiscal 2Q17 earnings on May 24, 2017. The company will likely post revenue of ~$11.88 billion for the quarter.
PVH Corp stock is covered by 16 analysts—63% of the analysts recommended a “buy,” 31% recommended a “hold,” and 6% recommended a “sell.”
While PVH Corp has done better than most peers in the stock market, the dividend yield offered by its stock is among the lowest in the industry.
PVH Corp (PVH) is slated to report its 1Q17 results on May 25. Wall Street expects the company to post a 6.7% YoY jump in earnings to $1.60 per share.
PVH’s top line rose 2.3% YoY to $8.2 billion during fiscal 2016. Currency headwinds and weakness in its North America operations influenced its top line.
PVH Corp (PVH) is slated to declare its 1Q17 results on May 25, 2017. Its EPS is expected to rise 6.7% YoY to $1.60 on total sales of $1.95 billion.
For Seadrill, two analysts recommended a “buy” and two recommended a “hold.” Five analysts recommended a “sell” and one recommended a “strong sell.”