Qualcomm Incorporated (QCOM) is set to announce its Q216 earnings today after the close. Analysts expect the developer of digital communications products and services to report EPS of $0.96 and revenue of $5.34 billion. That would be $0.01 lower the $0.97 per share posted last quarter and $0.44 lower the $1.40 posted in the Q215. Revenue is projected to be $1.56 billion lower than the $6.9 billion posted in the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $1.02 per share.
As a quick reminder, Qualcomm reported Q116 EPS of $0.97, $0.06 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.91.
QCOM is currently printing a lower than average trading volume with the issue trading 4.03M shares, compared to the average volume of 11.69M. The name began trading this morning at $51.93 to now trade 1.14% higher from the prior days close of $51.83. On an intraday basis ticker has gotten as low as $51.81 and as high as $52.54.
American Express Company (AXP) is scheduled to release Q116 earnings after the close today. The Street is looking for EPS of $1.35 and revenue of $7.99 billion. Last quarter, the credit card company posted a significant positive earnings surprise of 8.85%, reporting EPS of $1.23, $0.10 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $1.13. Revs came in at $8.39 billion.
EarningsWhisper.com reports a 1Q16 whisper number of $1.37 per share.
Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM) is scheduled to report Q116 results after the market close today. The Street has consensus estimates of $0.83 in earnings per share and $2.66 billion in revenue. In the Q1 of the previous year, the operator of quick service restaurants posted $0.80 in EPS and $2.62 billion in revenue. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.85 per share.
Last quarter/Q415, YUM reported EPS of $0.68, $0.02 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.66. Revs declined 1.25% on a year-over-year basis to $3.95 billion vs the $4.02 billion consensus.
F5 Networks, Inc. (FFIV) is scheduled to report Q216 results tonight after the bell with a conference call to follow at 4:30 p.m. ET. Wall Street analysts are on average expecting FFIV to post $485.93 million in sales during the quarter. This would show a 0.73% decrease from the Q116 revenue of $489.5 million and an increase of 2.93% from the same period in Q215. EPS in Q216 are expected to come in at $1.63, a growth rate of 2.51% from $1.59 per share a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a Q216 whisper number of $1.65 per share.
As a quick reminder, FFIV reported Q116 EPS of $1.73, $0.13 better than the Street’s consensus estimate. Revs increased 5.77% YoY to $489.5 million versus the $485.51 million consensus.