Stocks To Watch For August 20, 2012
Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:
Wall Street expects Corinthian Colleges (NASDAQ: COCO) to post its Q4 earnings at $0.11 per share on revenue of $403.2 million. Corinthian shares declined 2.41% to $2.39 in after-hours trading.
Shares of Ann (NYSE: ANN) jumped 20.43% on Friday after the company reported a 27% rise in second-quarter operating income. Its comparable-store sales also climbed 4.7%. Ann shares gained 0.91% to $34.20 in the after-hours trading session.
Analysts are expecting Urban Outfitters (NASDAQ: URBN) to have earned $0.33 per share on revenue of $671.58 million in the second quarter. Urban Outfitters shares rose 0.64% to $31.60 in after-hours trading.
Shares of Kirkland's (NASDAQ: KIRK) dropped 8.57% on Friday after the company posted a wider second-quarter loss and lowered its forecast for the year. Kirkland's shares rose 0.10% to $9.93 in the after-hours trading session.
Analysts expect Lowe's Companies (NYSE: LOW) to report its Q2 earnings at $0.70 per share on sales of $14.44 billion. Lowe's shares gained 1.53% to close at $27.87 on Friday.
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