3 Stocks Preparing to Release Earnings to Shareholders

BorgWarner, Inc. (NASDAQ:BWA) will unveil its latest earnings on Tuesday, February 14, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of $1.15 per share, a rise of 29.2% 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 $1.16. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate was unchanged. It has since dropped over the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 46% versus last year to $4.41.

Last quarter, the company beat estimates by 10 cents, coming in at profit of $1.15 a share versus the estimate of net income of $1.05 a share. It marked the fourth straight quarter of beating estimates. Analysts are projecting a rise of 19.6% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $1.83 billion.

Competitors to Watch: Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE:DAN), Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI), Enova Systems, Inc. (AMEX:ENA), Standard Motor Products, Inc. (NYSE:SMP), Federal-Mogul Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), Westport Innovations Inc. (NASDAQ:WPRT), Lear Corporation (NYSE:LEA), and Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN).

Fossil, Inc. (NASDAQ:FOSL) will unveil its latest earnings on Tuesday, February 14, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of $1.77 per share, a rise of 21.2% 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 $1.78. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It has been unchanged at $1.77 during the last month. For the year, analysts are projecting profit of $4.52 per share, a rise of 19.9% from last year.

The company has beaten estimates the last four quarters and is coming off a quarter where it topped forecasts by 6 cents, reporting net income of $1.09 per share against a mean estimate of profit of $1.03 per share. On average, analysts predict $841.4 million in revenue this quarter, a rise of 20% from the year ago quarter. Analysts are forecasting total revenue of $2.58 billion for the year, a rise of 27.1% from last year’s revenue of $2.03 billion.

Competitors to Watch: Movado Group, Inc (NYSE:MOV), Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE:ANF), American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO), Urban Outfitters, Inc. (NASDAQ:URBN), Aeropostale, Inc.(NYSE:ARO), The Gap Inc. (NYSE:GPS), The Wet Seal, Inc. (NASDAQ:WTSLA), Zumiez Inc. (NASDAQ:ZUMZ).

Omnicom Group, Inc. (NYSE:OMC) will unveil its latest earnings on Tuesday, February 14, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for profit of 95 cents per share, a rise of 14.5% from the company’s actual earnings for the same quarter a year ago. The average estimate is the same as three months ago. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate was unchanged. It also has not changed during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 22.2% versus last year to $3.30.

The company has beaten estimates the last four quarters and is coming off a quarter where it topped forecasts by 2 cents, reporting net income of 72 cents per share against a mean estimate of profit of 70 cents per share. On average, analysts predict $3.81 billion in revenue this quarter, a rise of 6.1% from the year ago quarter. Analysts are forecasting total revenue of $13.82 billion for the year, a rise of 10.2% from last year’s revenue of $12.54 billion.

Competitors to Watch: Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE:IPG), MDC Partners Inc. (NASDAQ:MDCA), Publicis Groupe S.A. (PUBGY), Lamar Advertising Company (NASDAQ:LAMR), Charm Communications Inc (NASDAQ:CHRM), Focus Media Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ:FMCN), National CineMedia, Inc. (NASDAQ:NCMI), ValueClick, Inc. (NASDAQ:VCLK), interCLICK Inc (NASDAQ:ICLK), and Inuvo, Inc. (AMEX:INUV).

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