Upcoming Earnings Stock Watch: FHN, GCI, HAL, HAS, SCHW

Take a closer look at these companies’ upcoming earnings releases in the month of October:

  • First Horizon National Corp. (NYSE:FHN) is planning to release its earnings on Oct 17. The consensus estimate is $0.16 per share, based on 28 analysts’ estimates. The company earned $0.07 in the year-ago period, and the consensus estimate represents a change of 129%. The shares recently traded at $6.28 and have traded in a 52-week range of $5.38 to $12.67.  About the company: First Horizon National Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides a range of financial services. The Company offers a variety of commercial banking services and also conducts mortgage banking, capital markets, and transaction processing.
  • Gannett Co. Inc. (NYSE:GCI) is planning to release its earnings on Oct 17. The consensus estimate is $0.44 per share, based on 8 analysts’ estimates. The company earned $0.52 in the year-ago period, and the consensus estimate represents a change of -15%.  The shares recently traded at $10.32 and have traded in a 52-week range of $8.28 to $18.93.  About the company: Gannett Co., Inc. is an international news and information company that publishes various daily newspapers in the United States and the United Kingdom, including “USA TODAY” and “USA WEEKEND,” a newspaper magazine. The Company also operates television stations in major United States markets as well as operates websites offering news, information and advertising.
  • Halliburton Co. (NYSE:HAL) is planning to release its earnings on Oct 17. The consensus estimate is $0.91 per share, based on 31 analysts’ estimates. The company earned $0.58 in the year-ago period, and the consensus estimate represents a change of 57%.  The shares recently traded at $34.54 and have traded in a 52-week range of $27.21 to $57.77.   About the company: Halliburton Company provides energy services and engineering and construction services, as well as manufactures products for the energy industry. The Company offers services and products and integrated solutions to customers in the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas.
  • Hasbro, Inc. (NYSE:HAS) is planning to release its earnings on Oct 17. The consensus estimate is $1.32 per share, based on 16 analysts’ estimates. The company earned $1.09 in the year-ago period, and the consensus estimate represents a change of 21%.  The shares recently traded at $33.49 and have traded in a 52-week range of $31.36 to $50.17.  About the company: Hasbro, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets toys, games, interactive software, puzzles, and infant products in the United States and internationally. The Company’s products include a variety of games, including traditional board, card, hand-held electronic, trading card, role-playing and DVD games, as well as electronic learning aids and puzzles as well as dolls and action figures.
  • Charles Schwab Corp. (NYSE:SCHW) is planning to release its earnings on Oct 17. The consensus estimate is $0.19 per share, based on 21 analysts’ estimates. The company earned $0.10 in the year-ago period, and the consensus estimate represents a change of 90%. The shares recently traded at $11.85 and have traded in a 52-week range of $10.56 to $19.69.   About the company: The Charles Schwab Corporation provides a variety of financial services to individual investors, independent investment managers, retirement plans, and institutions. The Company provides its clients with securities brokerage, banking, and related financial services through offices in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the United Kingdom.

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. Data about earnings releases are sourced via Reuters. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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