Earnings Whisper: Applied Materials (AMAT), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Fossil Group (FOSL), Nordstrom (JWN)

Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT) is set to announce its Q415 earnings after the market close today. Analysts expect the co. to report earnings per share of $0.29 and revenue of $2.4 billion. That would be $0.04 lower the $0.33 per share posted last quarter and $0.02 higher the $0.27 posted in the Q414. Revenue is projected to be $140 million higher than the $2.26 billion posted in the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.29 per share.

As a quick reminder, AMAT reported Q315 EPS of $0.33. Revs increased 9.69% year-over-year to $2.49 billion versus the $2.54 billion consensus.

All eyes will be on Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) after today’s close. Wall Street analysts are on average expecting CSCO to post $12.65 billion in sales during the quarter. This would show a 1.17% decrease from the Q415 revenue of $12.8 billion and an increase of 3.69% from the same period in Q115. EPS in Q116 are expected to come in at $0.56, a growth rate of 3.70% from $0.54 per share a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.58 per share.

As a quick reminder, CSCO reported Q415 EPS of $0.59, $0.03 better than the Street’s consensus estimate. Revs increased 3.23% yoy to $12.8 billion versus the $12.65 billion consensus.

Fossil Group, Inc. (FOSL) is scheduled to release Q315 earnings after the close today. The Street is looking for EPS of $1.13 and revenue of $793.72 million. Last quarter, the company posted a significant positive earnings surprise of 36.59%, reporting EPS of $1.12, $0.30 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.82. Revs however, fell 4.37% year-over-year to $740 million versus the $773.8 million reported. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $1.19 per share.

Nordstrom Inc. (JWN) is scheduled to report Q315 results after the market close today. The Street has consensus estimates of $0.72 in earnings per share and $3.37 billion in revenue. In the Q3 of the previous year, Seattle Washington-based fashion specialty retailer posted $0.73 in EPS and $3.14 billion in revenue. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.75 per share.

As a quick reminder, JWN reported Q215 EPS of $1.09, $0.19 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.90. Revs increased 9.09% on a year-over-year basis to $3.6 billion versus the $3.67 billion consensus.

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