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Earnings ESP (Earnings Surprise Prediction)

New!Top Stocks to Beat Earnings

Symbol Company
Name
ESP Most Accurate
Estimate
Consensus
Estimate
Price Zacks Rank %Surprise
(lst Qtr.)
Reporting Date
SPP Sanchez 42.74% -0.67 -1.17 14.25 2 0.00% 03/24/17
GIII G-III Ap 100.00% 0.00 -0.09 22.96 3 -1.96% 03/27/17
DRI Darden R 0.79% 1.28 1.27 76.64 2 1.59% 03/28/17
CCL Carnival 5.71% 0.37 0.35 58.52 3 15.52% 03/28/17
PLAY Dave & B 1.72% 0.59 0.58 59.99 3 92.31% 03/28/17

Earnings ESP (Expected Surprise Prediction) is Zacks' proprietary methodology for determining which stocks have the best chance to surprise with their next earnings announcement.

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New Upgrades: JCOM, MCRN, LRCX, SOL, MT, ADBE, CBSH, UNH, BAC, TCBI

  • J2 Global, Inc.
    (
    JCOM)
    Upgraded: 03/23/17

    The company's wide range of acquisitions to boost growth continues to impress.

  • Milacron Holdings Corp.
    (
    MCRN)
    Upgraded: 03/22/17

    Milacron will benefit from rising demand from plastics in many markets, solid order growth, introduction of new products, its breakthrough Klear Can technology as well as cost reduction initiatives.

  • Lam Research Corporation
    (
    LRCX)
    Upgraded: 03/22/17

    Lam’s exposure to memory manufacturers (a segment with multi-year growth prospects), and opportunity in logic and foundry segments are positives.

  • Renesola Ltd.
    (
    SOL)
    Upgraded: 03/22/17

    ReneSola’s proximity to Japan and India provides significant tailwinds due to growing solar demand in these regions. The company has also benefitted from its global presence.

  • Arcelormittal
    (
    MT)
    Upgraded: 03/22/17

    ArcelorMittal should gain from its efforts to reduce debt, lower cost, expand capacity and improve efficiency. The company is also looking to sell its non-core assets to focus on key operations and expanding its steel product line.

  • Adobe Systems Incorporated
    (
    ADBE)
    Upgraded: 03/22/17

    Adobe has moved its market-leading graphic design and productivity offerings to the cloud with the launch of Creative Cloud. Also, its Marketing Cloud revenues and solid Digital Media growth remain encouraging.

  • Commerce Bancshares, Inc.
    (
    CBSH)
    Upgraded: 03/21/17

    Commerce Bancshares’ persistent fee income growth, and strong loans and deposit balances remain impressive. Also, easing margin pressure will support revenue growth in the quarters ahead.

  • Unitedhealth Group Incorporated
    (
    UNH)
    Upgraded: 03/21/17

    UnitedHealth' s continued strong growth at Optum as well as UnitedHealthcare segments are driving growth. Its international business and strong capital position are other positives.

  • Bank Of America Corporation
    (
    BAC)
    Upgraded: 03/21/17

    Bank of America’s cost control initiatives will continue to support bottom line. Further, persistently improving loan and deposit balances should aid organic growth in the quarters ahead.

  • Texas Capital Bancshares, Inc.
    (
    TCBI)
    Upgraded: 01/17/17

    Texas Capital is poised for top-line growth driven by diversified fee income base. Also, the company continues to benefit from rising loans and deposits and a strong capital position.

New Downgrades: WEC, WBA, TCO, UTI, PETS, ICE, PACB, ROLL, WTS, GPC

  • Wec Energy Group, Inc.
    (
    WEC)
    Downgraded: 03/24/17

  • Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc.
    (
    WBA)
    Downgraded: 03/24/17

    Ongoing generic drug inflation, reimbursement pressure and competitive market offer tough challenges for Walgreens Boots. Also, the fluctuating weak U.S. macroeconomic environment still prevailing might hamper the company’s margin.

  • Taubman Centers, Inc.
    (
    TCO)
    Downgraded: 03/23/17

    Stiff competition and growing online sales affect the demand for space at the company’s properties. Moreover, hike in interest rates and unfavorable foreign currency movements remain as concerns.

  • Universal Technical Institute Inc
    (
    UTI)
    Downgraded: 03/23/17

    Universal Technical’s enrollments have been sluggish for several quarters now due to changing attitudes about education, employment and debt as well as the countercyclical nature of its business.

  • Petmed Express, Inc.
    (
    PETS)
    Downgraded: 03/23/17

    Lesser advertising raises concerns. Competetive threat remains.

  • Intercontinental Exchange Inc.
    (
    ICE)
    Downgraded: 03/23/17

    Stiff competition, challenging regulations and volatile industry trends raise concerns.

  • Pacific Biosciences Of California, Inc.
    (
    PACB)
    Downgraded: 03/23/17

    A highly competitive sequencing market, pricing pressure, foreign exchange headwind and cash burn are major headwinds.

  • Rbc Bearings Incorporated
    (
    ROLL)
    Downgraded: 03/22/17

    A stronger U.S. dollar, weak oil price and increasing costs might hurt RBC Bearings' revenues and margins in the quarter ahead.

  • Watts Water Technologies, Inc.
    (
    WTS)
    Downgraded: 03/22/17

    Watts Water remains challenged by foreign-exchange headwinds, sustained softness in European market and increase incommodity cost. Weakness in residential and non-residential spending will also affect growth.

  • Genuine Parts Company
    (
    GPC)
    Downgraded: 03/22/17

    The weak operating results are a challenge for Genuine Parts. In addition, high level of inventory poses a concern.

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