While earnings season kicked off this week, just a handful of companies reported. Next week that changes as 245 companies are on the docket to release their quarterly numbers.
Below is a list of the key companies set to report next week. For each stock, we not only provide the date and time of its report, but also its historical earnings beat rate and average one-day change from our Interactive Earnings Calendar.
Citigroup (C) kicks things off on Monday morning, while Wynn Resorts (WYNN) reports Monday after the close. On Tuesday we get reports from Coca-Cola (KO), Goldman Sachs (GS), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Yahoo! (YHOO) and Intel (INTC). Wednesday is another big day with Bank of America (BAC), IBM, American Express (AXP) and YUM! Brands (YUM) all reporting. Investors will be watching YUM! very closely given its heavy international exposure.
Thursday is the biggest day for earnings next week with 117 companies set to report. The biggest names on Thursday will be Morgan Stanley (MS) and Google (GOOG). General Electric (GE) rounds out the week with its report on Friday morning.
Of the key stocks reporting next week, YUM! Brands (YUM) and Intuitive Surgical have historically beaten earnings estimates the most often. On the flip-side, Verizon (VZ), Wynn Resorts (WYNN) and General Electric (GE) have beaten estimates the least.
In terms of price reaction, Intuitive Surgical (ISRG), Skyworks (SWKS), Google (GOOG) and Qualcomm (QCOM) have historically done the best on their report days, while SanDisk (SNDK), Capital One (COF), Bank of America (BAC) and Travelzoo (TZOO) have done the worst.