Seven of the 30 Dow Jones industrial average components are scheduled to report their latest quarterly reports this week. The Dow is hovering near its all-time high, just as this earnings season ramps up, and some investors may be looking to raise the ante if this pattern keeps up.
24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of those Dow companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this week. We have included the consensus earnings estimates, as well as the stock price and trading history.
Be advised that the earnings and revenue estimates may change ahead of the formal reports, and some companies may change reporting dates as well. And note that while JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs have been included here, we have a separate earnings preview of other big banks. See our preview of earnings from Netflix, Philip Morris, United Airlines and others posting results this week as well.
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is set to report its third-quarter results early on Tuesday. The analysts’ consensus estimates are earnings per share (EPS) of $2.45 and $28.49 billion in revenue. Shares were changing hands at $116.14 on Friday’s close. The consensus price target is $119.67, and the stock has a 52-week range of $91.11 to $120.40.
Johnson & Johnson’s (NYSE: JNJ) third-quarter report is due on Tuesday morning. The consensus estimates call for $2.00 in EPS and $20.1 billion in revenue. Shares traded at $131.33 on Friday’s close. The 52-week range trading range is $121.00 to $148.99, and the consensus price target is $149.35.
Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) is scheduled to report its third-quarter results early Tuesday as well. The consensus forecast calls for $4.98 in EPS and revenue of $8.46 billion. Shares were changing hands at $204.68 on last look. The analysts’ mean price target is $234.95, and the 52-week trading range is $151.70 to $234.06.
The UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH) third-quarter report also is coming out on Tuesday morning. The consensus estimates call for $3.75 in EPS and $59.79 billion in revenue. Shares closed on Friday at $222.07. The consensus price target is $287.75, and the 52-week range trading range is $208.07 to $287.94.
International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) is scheduled to report its third-quarter results on Tuesday after the closing bell. The consensus estimates call for $2.67 in EPS and revenue of $18.22 billion. On Friday’s close, shares were trading at $142.76 apiece. The consensus price target is $153.05, and the 52-week trading range is $105.94 to $152.95.
Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) will share its latest quarterly earnings early on Friday. The consensus estimates call for $0.56 in EPS and $9.48 billion in revenue. Shares closed trading Friday at $53.30, in a 52-week range of $44.25 to $55.92. The consensus analyst target is $57.48.
And American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) also is scheduled to report its third-quarter earnings Friday morning. The consensus estimates call for $2.03 in EPS and revenue of $10.95 billion. Shares were last changing hands at $116.40. The analysts’ mean price target is $131.96, and the 52-week trading range is $89.05 to $129.34.
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