Deere & Company (DE - Free Report) is scheduled to report second-quarter fiscal 2019 results on May 17, before the opening bell.
In the last reported quarter, Deere reported earnings of $1.54 per share, which missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate by around 14%. Notably, the company has missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate in the trailing four quarters. Deere has an average negative earnings surprise of 8.10% over the trailing four quarters.
Deere & Company Price and EPS Surprise
Deere’s shares have declined 0.3% over the past year against the industry’s growth of 5%.
Other Stocks Worth a Look
Here are some other stocks worth considering as these too have the right combination of elements to post an earnings beat this quarter.
Target Corporation (TGT - Free Report) has an Earnings ESP of +0.42% and a Zacks Rank #2. You can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank stocks here.
Intuit Inc. (INTU - Free Report) has an Earnings ESP of +0.59% and a Zacks Rank #2.
Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST - Free Report) has an Earnings ESP of +1.83% and a Zacks Rank #3.
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