Earnings Whisper: Qualcomm (QCOM), Hologic (HOLX), HomeAway, Inc. (AWAY), Whole Foods Market (WFM)

Qualcomm Incorporated (QCOM) is set to announce its Q415 earnings today after the close. Analysts expect the developer of digital communications products to report EPS of $0.86 and revenue of $5.21 billion. That would be $0.13 lower the $0.99 per share posted last quarter and $0.40 lower the $1.26 posted in the Q414. Revenue is projected to be $790 million lower than the $6 billion posted in the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.86 per share.

As a quick reminder, QCOM reported Q315 EPS of $0.99, $0.04 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.95. Revs decreased 14.70% year-over-year to $5.8 billion versus the Street’s $5.85 billion consensus.

Hologic Inc. (HOLX) ) is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter financial performance after the close today. The Street is looking for EPS of $0.42 and revenue of $691.94 million. Last quarter, the company posted a significant positive earnings surprise of 10.26%, reporting EPS of $0.43, $0.04 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.39. Revs increased 9.69% year-over-year to $693.9 million versus the $632.6 million reported. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.44 per share.

HomeAway, Inc. (AWAY) is scheduled to release its fiscal 2015 third-quarter earnings results after today’s close. The Street has consensus estimates of $0.21 in earnings per share and $130.3 million in revenue. In the Q3 of the previous year, Austin, Texas-based operator of an online vacation rental property marketplace posted $0.20 in EPS and $117.1 million in revenue. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.22 per share.

As a quick reminder, AWAY reported in-line Q215 EPS of $0.12. Revs increased 10.06% on a year-over-year basis to $125.8 million versus the $123.86 million consensus.

HomeAway’s stock is down 8.95% year-over-year and has gained 6.58% year-to-date. In the past 52 weeks, shares of the company have traded between a low of $25.13 and a high of $33.73.

HomeAway Inc. closed Tuesday at $31.74. The name has a current market cap of $3.05 billion.

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM), the company that operates as a retailer of natural and organic foods is set to announce its Q415 earnings after the bell. Analysts expect the name to report earnings per share of $0.35 and revenue of $3.48 billion. That would be $0.09 lower the $0.44 per share posted last quarter. Revenue is projected to be $180 million higher than the $3.3 billion posted in the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.36 per share.

As a quick reminder, WFM reported Q315 EPS of $0.44, $0.01 lower than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.45. Revs increased 6.76% year-over-year to $3.63 billion versus the $3.69 billion consensus.

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