AIG and 2 More Financial Stocks Actively Traded Before Earnings

American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) will unveil its latest earnings on Thursday, November 3, 2011. The average estimate of analysts is for net loss of 8 cents per share, a narrower loss from the year earlier quarter net loss of $1.47. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from 75 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It also has dropped from 41 cents during the last month. For the year, analysts are projecting profit of $2.54 per share, a swing from a loss of $6.57 last year.

Last quarter, the company missed estimates by 43 cents, coming in at net income of 72 cents per share versus a mean estimate of profit of $1.15 per share. In the first quarter, the company beat estimates by $1.45. Analysts are projecting a decline of 27.1% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $13.55 billion.

Competitors to Watch: Hartford Financial Services (NYSE:HIG), HCC Insurance Hldgs., Inc. (NYSE:HCC), American Financial Group (NYSE:AFG), ACE Limited (NYSE:ACE), The Chubb Corporation (NYSE:CB), The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TRV), White Mountains Insurance Group, Ltd. (NYSE:WTM), CNA Financial Corporation (NYSE:CNA), and Loews Corporation (NYSE:L).

NYSE Euronext (NYSE:NYX) will unveil its latest earnings on Thursday, November 3, 2011. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of 69 cents per share, a rise of 50% 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 63 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved up. It has risen from 68 cents during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 25.4% versus last year to $2.62.

The company has beaten estimates the last four quarters and is coming off a quarter where it topped forecasts by one cent, reporting profit of 61 cents per share against a mean estimate of net income of 60 cents per share. Analysts are projecting a rise of 17.8% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $705.8 million.

Competitors to Watch: IntercontinentalExchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:NDAQ), CME Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CME), CBOE Holdings, Inc (NASDAQ:CBOE), MarketAxess Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:MKTX), Forestar Group Inc. (NYSE:FOR), Knight Capital Group Inc. (NYSE:KCG), and London Stock Exchange Group Plc (NYSE:LSE).

Genworth Financial Inc. (NYSE:GNW) will unveil its latest earnings on Thursday, November 3, 2011. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of 20 cents per share, a rise of more than threefold 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 24 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It also has dropped from 22 cents during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 84.6% versus last year to 48 cents.

Last quarter, the company topped expectations by one cent, coming in at a loss of 15 cents per share versus a mean estimate of net loss of 16 cents per share. This followed two straight quarters of missing estimates. On average, analysts predict $2.63 billion in revenue this quarter, a rise of 2.7% from the year ago quarter. Analysts are forecasting total revenue of $10.55 billion for the year, a rise of 4.6% from last year’s revenue of $10.09 billion.

Competitors to Watch: CNO Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:CNO), American National Insurance Co. (NASDAQ:ANAT), AEGON N.V. (NYSE:AEG), MetLife, Inc. (NYSE:MET), Atlantic American Corp. (NASDAQ:AAME), Torchmark Corporation (NYSE:TMK), StanCorp Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE:SFG), Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), JP Morgan (NYSE:JPM), Citigroup (NYSE:C) and Lincoln National Corp. (NYSE:LNC).