3 Stocks Energizing Investors After Earnings

Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 11.45% to $1.46 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.31 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 26.18% to $7.22 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Royal Bank of Canada reported adjusted EPS income of $1.46 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.38. It missed the average revenue estimate of $7.93 billion.

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The Bank Of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) delivered a profit and met Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 7.32% to $1.32 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.23 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 27.61% to $5.32 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

The Bank Of Nova Scotia reported adjusted EPS income of $1.32 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $1.32. It beat the average revenue estimate of $5.3 billion.

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Bank of Montreal (NYSE:BMO) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 12.75% to $1.68 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.49 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 20.45% to $4.05 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Bank of Montreal reported adjusted EPS income of $1.68 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.53. It beat the average revenue estimate of $4 billion.

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