Earnings Announcement

Earnings Announcement

The public announcement of a company's earnings. Earnings announcements mean investors will know how a company is performing and may make comparisons to past performance and to other companies. As an earnings announcement may affect the company's stock price, many analysts observe stock performance on the announcement date and consider it a gauge of how the market will treat the news.
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Using my company, Digital Insight, as a benchmark, the number of pages contained in our quarterly earnings announcement has more than doubled, from five in 2000 to 12 last quarter.
We also find that the bigger the negative earnings news, the later the earnings announcement.
This suggests that the probability of earnings management is high where public earnings announcement are voluntarily delayed.
there is lower commonality), then investors should expect the mean forecast to be a more efficient aggregator of individual analysts' diverse idiosyncratic information after an earnings announcement than before the announcement.
And in after-hours trading following the earnings announcement, Microsoft's shares fell $1, to $118.
In 2,048 cases, CRSP did not have dally returns available in the period around the quarterly earnings announcement dates.
MINNEAPOLIS -- First graph, third sentence of release dated October 18, 2012, should read: The earnings announcement will be issued after the market closes that day (sted The earnings announcement will be issued after the market opens that day.
Since cash flow statements often take a few extra days to compile, that information generally isn't finalized at many corporations until after the earnings announcement.
We examine this issue by evaluating return-based and volume-based metrics in earnings announcement periods.
s Year End Earnings Announcement Conference Call will be held Friday, February 23, 2007, at 9:00 a.
Recent studies infer the increasing usefulness of earnings announcements from overtime increases in the absolute or squared abnormal stock returns or abnormal trading volume at earnings announcement dates (e.
The earnings announcement will be followed by a conference call at 5:00 p.

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