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Earnings ESP (Expected 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
AGCO AGCO Cor 5.88% -0.16 -0.17 64.12 2 18.31% 04/28/17
BSAC Banco Sa 2.38% 0.43 0.42 23.59 2 -10.26% 04/28/17
HRC Hill-Rom 1.27% 0.80 0.79 73.84 2 0.00% 04/28/17
IDXX IDEXX La 3.28% 0.63 0.61 162.76 2 13.73% 04/28/17
TRI Thomson 3.77% 0.55 0.53 43.81 2 3.45% 04/28/17

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New Upgrades: XLNX, WYNN, WM, NOW, APH, MDR, MAS, IRBT, DLB, TWTR

  • Xilinx, Inc.
    (
    XLNX)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Increasing demand for 28-nm, 20-nm and 16-nm nodes, driven by higher wireless deployments and strength in the wired communication segment, are expected to remain growth drivers.

  • Wynn Resorts, Limited
    (
    WYNN)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    We expect improved non-gaming revenues’, efforts to boost tourism in Macau coupled with expansion in domestic market to drive growth

  • Waste Management, Inc.
    (
    WM)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Waste Management is executing well on its initiative to refocus on the core business activities and instill price and cost discipline to achieve better margins and returns in the long run.

  • Servicenow, Inc.
    (
    NOW)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Dominant position in the ITSM, ITOM markets, growing G2K customer base, rapid growth in non-ITSM markets like HR and Security and strategic acquisitions are key catalysts.

  • Amphenol Corporation
    (
    APH)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Amphenol’s top-line growth is benefiting from improved end-market demand, new product rollouts, and market share gains.

  • Mcdermott International, Inc.
    (
    MDR)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Overall, McDermott is in a better position to weather the current uncertain environment in the energy engineering and construction space, given its solid backlog position, broad product portfolio and impressive geographic footprint.

  • Masco Corporation
    (
    MAS)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Increasing demand for repair and remodeling and new home construction products is driving strong sales growth.

  • Irobot Corporation
    (
    IRBT)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Improving home robotics business, lucrative inorganic growth deals and new capital allocation program are expected to bolster iRobot’s revenues and margins in the near term.

  • Dolby Laboratories
    (
    DLB)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Dolby’s long-term growth strategy stands on three pillars, namely advancing the science of sight and sound, providing creative solutions and delivering superior experiences.

  • Twitter, Inc.
    (
    TWTR)
    Upgraded: 04/28/17

    Twitter has been benefiting from rising number of increasing mobile users and its strategic acquisitions. Moreover, recent spate of live streaming deals look promising.

New Downgrades: VAR, TDG, R, MJN, BRK.B, JNPR, MGA, CAH, EQIX, ENDP

  • Varian Medical Systems, Inc.
    (
    VAR)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    Sluggish capital spending, small OEM customer base, intensifying competition and ongoing softness in the market for freestanding clinics are headwinds.

  • Transdigm Group Incorporated
    (
    TDG)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    TransDigm’s profitability might continue to be adversely affected by escalating interest burden and acquisition-related costs.

  • Ryder System, Inc.
    (
    R)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    Ryder System reported lower-than-expected earnings in the first quarter.

  • Mead Johnson Nutrition Company
    (
    MJN)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    Mead Johnson continues to experience a tough competitive scenario in pediatric nutrition market. Moreover, headwinds such as unfavorable currency movement and legal issues continue to pose threats.

  • Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
    (
    BRK.B)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    Warren Buffett’s eventual stepping down, insurance business exposure to catastrophes and high expenses in the rail road operations are some of the headwinds faced by the company.

  • Juniper Networks, Inc.
    (
    JNPR)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    Uncertain global macro environment and anticipation of potentially weak investment patterns among customers are the major headwinds. Stiff competition and ongoing consolidation in the telecom market remain.

  • Magna International, Inc.
    (
    MGA)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    The impact of weakening foreign currencies, lower light vehicle production in North America and higher warranty costs could weigh on Magna International’s performance.

  • Cardinal Health, Inc.
    (
    CAH)
    Downgraded: 04/28/17

    Cardinal Health largely depends on certain major customers as well as GPOs to generate a significant portion of its revenues which exposes the company to considerable risk in case of a loss of relationship with the customers or agents. 

  • Equinix, Inc.
    (
    EQIX)
    Downgraded: 04/27/17

    Recent downbeat guidance for FY17 dims Equinix's growth prospects. Moreover, industry consolidation and the company’s highly leveraged balance sheet remain other concerns.

  • Endo International Plc
    (
    ENDP)
    Downgraded: 01/13/17

    Endo’s Generics base business continues to be under pressure given the challenging competitive landscape and pricing pressures.

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