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JPMorgan Chase & Co.      $104.06

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 6:50 AM ET on Friday, July 13, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $2.23 per share on revenue of $27.66 billion and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $2.32 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 66% expecting an earnings beat. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 22.53% with revenue decreasing by 4.33%. Short interest has decreased by 14.4% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted lower by 9.5% from its open following the earnings release to be 2.7% below its 200 day moving average of $106.92. Overall earnings estimates have been revised higher since the company’s last earnings release. On Wednesday, June 20, 2018 there was some notable buying of 6,068 contracts of the $102.00 put expiring on Friday, July 20, 2018. Option traders are pricing in a 2.7% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 1.3% move in recent quarters.

PepsiCo, Inc.       $109.56

PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 6:00 AM ET on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $1.51 per share on revenue of $16.12 billion and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $1.53 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 67% expecting an earnings beat. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 0.67% with revenue increasing by 2.61%. Short interest has increased by 65.7% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted higher by 7.1% from its open following the earnings release to be 0.4% below its 200 day moving average of $109.98. Overall earnings estimates have been revised lower since the company’s last earnings release. On Friday, June 29, 2018 there was some notable buying of 5,143 contracts of the $105.00 put expiring on Friday, July 20, 2018. Option traders are pricing in a 2.5% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 0.6% move in recent quarters.

 

Citigroup, Inc.     $67.14

Citigroup, Inc. (C) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 8:00 AM ET on Friday, July 13, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $1.56 per share on revenue of $18.58 billion and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $1.62 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 68% expecting an earnings beat. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 22.83% with revenue decreasing by 15.41%. Short interest has decreased by 12.9% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted lower by 8.3% from its open following the earnings release to be 7.1% below its 200 day moving average of $72.30. Overall earnings estimates have been revised higher since the company’s last earnings release. On Friday, July 6, 2018 there was some notable buying of 6,092 contracts of the $68.00 call expiring on Friday, July 13, 2018. Option traders are pricing in a 2.9% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 1.4% move in recent quarters.

Helen of Troy Ltd.       $101.95

Helen of Troy Ltd. (HELE) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 6:45 AM ET on Monday, July 9, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $1.43 per share on revenue of $333.30 million and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $1.53 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 46% expecting an earnings beat. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 1.42% with revenue decreasing by 7.31%. Short interest has increased by 66.8% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted higher by 16.0% from its open following the earnings release to be 11.2% above its 200 day moving average of $91.65. Overall earnings estimates have been revised higher since the company’s last earnings release. On Friday, July 6, 2018 there was some notable buying of 1,089 contracts of the $105.00 call and 921 contracts of the $95.00 put expiring on Friday, July 20, 2018. Option traders are pricing in a 5.8% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 4.3% move in recent quarters.

 

Wells Fargo & Co.       $55.89

Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 8:00 AM ET on Friday, July 13, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $1.12 per share on revenue of $21.54 billion and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $1.16 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 46% expecting an earnings beat. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 4.67% with revenue decreasing by 11.72%. Short interest has increased by 28.2% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted higher by 7.5% from its open following the earnings release to be 1.6% below its 200 day moving average of $56.79. Overall earnings estimates have been revised lower since the company’s last earnings release. On Friday, July 6, 2018 there was some notable buying of 12,268 contracts of the $57.50 call expiring on Friday, August 17, 2018. Option traders are pricing in a 3.0% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 2.1% move in recent quarters.

 

Delta Air Lines, Inc.    $49.58

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 7:00 AM ET on Thursday, July 12, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $1.75 per share on revenue of $11.62 billion and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $1.74 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 61% expecting an earnings beat The company’s guidance was for earnings of $1.80 to $2.00 per share. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 6.71% with revenue increasing by 7.68%. Short interest has increased by 16.1% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted lower by 5.7% from its open following the earnings release to be 6.5% below its 200 day moving average of $53.05. Overall earnings estimates have been revised lower since the company’s last earnings release. On Friday, July 6, 2018 there was some notable buying of 7,511 contracts of the $44.00 put expiring on Friday, August 17, 2018. Option traders are pricing in a 3.9% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 2.0% move in recent quarters.

 

Simply Good Foods Company          $15.15

Simply Good Foods Company (SMPL) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 7:00 AM ET on Tuesday, July 10, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $0.10 per share on revenue of $101.14 million and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $0.12 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 45% expecting an earnings beat. Short interest has increased by 27.6% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted higher by 12.2% from its open following the earnings release to be 14.9% above its 200 day moving average of $13.18. Overall earnings estimates have been revised lower since the company’s last earnings release. Option traders are pricing in a 9.4% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 0.8% move in recent quarters.

 

Fastenal Co. $48.21

Fastenal Co. (FAST) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 6:50 AM ET on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $0.66 per share on revenue of $1.26 billion and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $0.66 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 71% expecting an earnings beat. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 26.92% with revenue increasing by 12.35%. Short interest has decreased by 16.3% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted lower by 6.6% from its open following the earnings release to be 6.9% below its 200 day moving average of $51.80. Overall earnings estimates have been revised lower since the company’s last earnings release. On Friday, July 6, 2018 there was some notable buying of 4,913 contracts of the $48.00 put and 4,860 contracts of the $50.00 call expiring on Friday, July 20, 2018. Option traders are pricing in a 3.7% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 4.8% move in recent quarters.

 

AngioDynamics    $23.65

AngioDynamics (ANGO) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 7:00 AM ET on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $0.21 per share on revenue of $88.99 million and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $0.23 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 68% expecting an earnings beat. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 10.53% with revenue increasing by 2.39%. Short interest has increased by 21.2% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted higher by 46.8% from its open following the earnings release to be 29.8% above its 200 day moving average of $18.22. Overall earnings estimates have been revised higher since the company’s last earnings release. Option traders are pricing in a 6.4% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 4.7% move in recent quarters.

 

MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc.  $83.73

MSC Industrial Direct Co. Inc. (MSM) is confirmed to report earnings at approximately 6:45 AM ET on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. The consensus earnings estimate is $1.39 per share on revenue of $832.13 million and the Earnings Whisper ® number is $1.42 per share. Investor sentiment going into the company’s earnings release has 57% expecting an earnings beat The company’s guidance was for earnings of $1.37 to $1.43 per share on revenue of $820.00 million to $835.00 million. Consensus estimates are for year-over-year earnings growth of 27.52% with revenue increasing by 11.86%. Short interest has decreased by 29.2% since the company’s last earnings release while the stock has drifted lower by 11.7% from its open following the earnings release to be 4.5% below its 200 day moving average of $87.71. Overall earnings estimates have been revised higher since the company’s last earnings release. Option traders are pricing in a 5.0% move on earnings and the stock has averaged a 6.3% move in recent quarters.