Below is a list of the 40 largest companies set to report earnings this week. Next to each company, we provide its historical beat rates (% of time beating analyst estimates) and its average one-day change on its earnings reaction days.
Sanofi (SNY) kicks things off on Monday morning, and then Apple (AAPL) will get all of the attention on Tuesday after the close. Tesla (TSLA) and Time Warner (TWX) are the two key names to watch on Wednesday, and then there really aren’t any mega-cap companies reporting on Thursday or Friday that will draw a significant amount of coverage.
Of the names shown, Sanofi (SNY), Apple (AAPL), Pfizer (PFE), Cognizant (CTSH), Activision (ATVI), and Berkshire (BRK/B) have historically beaten EPS estimates the most often. In terms of price change on earnings, Sanofi (SNY), Tesla (TSLA), Regeneron (REGN), Shire (SHPG), and Activision (ATVI) have historically averaged the biggest gains on their report days.