4 Hot Stocks About to Report Earnings Now

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) will unveil its latest earnings on Thursday, July 19, 2012. The average analyst estimate is for net income of $2.30 per share, a rise of 44.7% from the company’s actual earnings for the year-ago quarter. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved up from $2.24. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved up. It has been unchanged at $2.30 during the last month. For the year, analysts are projecting profit of $8.86 per share, a rise of 31.1% from last year.

Last quarter, the company came in at net income of $1.97 per share against a mean estimate of profit of $1.93 per share, beating estimates after missing them in the previous quarter. In the fourth quarter of the last fiscal year, it missed forecasts by 2 cents. Analysts predict a rise of 23.6% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $706.6 million.

Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ:ISRG) will unveil its latest earnings on Thursday, July 19, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for profit of $3.52 per share, a rise of 21% 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 moved up. It has dropped from $3.53 during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 19.4% compared to last year’s $14.71.

The company has beaten estimates the last four quarters and is coming off a quarter where it topped forecasts by 35 cents, reporting net income of $3.50 per share against a mean estimate of profit of $3.15 per share. Analysts predict a rise of 22.9% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $523 million.

E-Trade Financial (NASDAQ:ETFC) will unveil its latest earnings on Thursday, July 19, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of 11 cents per share, a decline of 31.3% 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 13 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It also has dropped from 12 cents during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 11.1% versus last year to 48 cents.

Last quarter, the company came in at profit of 13 cents per share against a mean estimate of net income of 9 cents per share, beating estimates after missing them in the previous quarter. In the fourth quarter of the last fiscal year, it missed forecasts by 22 cents. Analysts are projecting a decline of 10.1% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $465.5 million.

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFII) will unveil its latest earnings on Thursday, July 19, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for profit of 22 cents per share, a rise of 83.3% from the company’s actual earnings in the year-ago quarter. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved up from 18 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved up. It has risen from 21 cents during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 17.7% versus last year to 93 cents.

Last quarter, the company beat estimates by one cent, coming in at net income of 20 cents per share against an estimate of profit of. The company also topped expectations in the fourth quarter of the last fiscal year. On average, analysts predict $162.4 million in revenue this quarter, a rise of 15% from the year-ago quarter. Analysts are forecasting total revenue of $665.7 million for the year, a rise of 12.5% from last year’s revenue of $591.6 million.