3 Stocks in the Trading Spotlight Post Earnings

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 19.51% to $0.98 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.82 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Decreased 5.33% to $21.4 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Wells Fargo & Company reported adjusted EPS income of $0.98 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.93. It beat the average revenue estimate of $21.22 billion.

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JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 32.23% to $1.60 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.21 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 0.31% to $25.21 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. reported adjusted EPS income of $1.60 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $1.44. It beat the average revenue estimate of $24.84 billion.

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Progressive Corp. (NYSE:PGR) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, BUT came up short on beating the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 170% to $0.54 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.20 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 6.63% to $4.39 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Progressive Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.54 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.41. It missed the average revenue estimate of $4.4 billion.

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