Zacks Rank: Comcast carries a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) which when combined with a 0.00% ESP makes surprise prediction difficult. We caution against stocks with Zacks Rank #4 and 5 (Sell-rated stocks) going into the earnings announcement, especially when the company is seeing a negative estimate revisions momentum. Other Stocks to Consider Here are some other companies for investors to consider, that, according to our model have the right combination of elements to post an earnings beat this quarter: Charter Communications, Inc. ( CHTR ), with earnings ESP of +387.5% and a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). Cablevision Systems Corp. ( CVC ), with earnings ESP of +20.0% and a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
( PSB ) has planned a significant divestiture program for the coming quarters, with the aim of leaving Portland, Sacramento, and Phoenix markets. Although this will provide the dry powder for acquiring well located, underperforming assets at discounts to replacement costs, its near-term earnings dilution effect cannot be evaded. The company also came up with lower-than-expected first-quarter 2014 results in April. The company's adjusted FFO per share came in at $1.22, a penny shy of the Zacks Consensus Estimate as well as the prior-year quarter figure. This was mainly due to a rise in share count from the Nov 2013 common share offering.
You OK, Sis? Why Those Three Words Can Save a Woman?s Life - Yahoo News
Before #YouOkSis hosted its first Twitter chat last Thursday, a small but vocal group of black men bum-rushed the hashtag, hoping to derail the conversation. They accused Jones of being a CIA operative looking to cause a rift in the black community. One man called #YouOkSis another divisive [hashtag] to get a rise out of [black men] for the negro bed wenches social and political benefit, while another said the movement illustrated how far black feminists will stoop to prove their hatred for black men. The harshand sometimes violentcriticism hasnt stopped Jones. It was a very small section, and it was a calculated effort to troll, she says of the men who attempted to disrupt the hashtag. Anybody outside of that got it. There were far more brothers who were supportive of what were trying to do. While it would be nice to get men who harass women to change their behavior, Jones isnt focusing on them.
Will Verizon (VZ) Miss Earnings Estimates This Quarter? - Analyst Blog - NASDAQ.com
That is because a stock needs to have both a positive Earnings ESP and a Zacks Rank #1, 2 or 3 for this to happen. That is not the case here, as you will see below Negative Zacks ESP: This is because the Most Accurate Estimate is 89 cents while the Zacks Consensus Estimate is higher at 90 cents. This leads to an ESP of -1.11% for Verizon Communications. Zacks Rank #3 (Hold): Though Verizon's Zacks Rank #3 increases the predictive power of ESP, we caution investors against the stock going into the earnings announcement, as a Zacks Earnings ESP of -1.11% combined with a Zacks Rank # 3 lowers the possibility of an earnings surprise. Other Stocks to Consider Here are some other companies to consider as our model shows they have the right combination of elements to post an earnings beat this quarter.