2 Energy Stocks With Earnings Aproaching

Anadarko Petroleum Corp (NYSE:APC) will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, April 30, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for profit of 83 cents per share, a rise of 13.7% from the company’s actual earnings for the same quarter a year ago. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved up from 64 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved up. It has risen from 79 cents during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 18.9% versus last year to $4.02.

Last quarter, the company came in at net income of 85 cents per share against a mean estimate of profit of 60 cents per share, beating estimates after missing them in the previous quarter. In the third quarter of the last fiscal year, it missed forecasts by one cent. Analysts are projecting a rise of 5.2% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $3.42 billion.

Forest Oil Corp (NYSE:FST) will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, April 30, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of 20 cents per share, a decline of 23.1% from the company’s actual earnings for the same quarter a year ago. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from 22 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It has been unchanged at 20 cents during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 3.4% versus last year to 90 cents.

The company is looking to top analyst estimates this quarter after trailing for the two previous quarters. Last quarter, it missed estimates by reporting profit of 18 cents per share against an estimate of net income of 26 cents per share. The quarter before that, it missed expectations by 4 cents.Analysts are projecting a decline of 7.6% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $187.7 million.