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Chubb's Earnings Preview


On Tuesday, Chubb (NYSE: CB) will report its last quarter's earnings. Here is Benzinga's take on the company's release.

Earnings and Revenue

Chubb EPS will likely be near $2.42 while revenue will be around $6.6 billion, according to analysts.

Chubb EPS in the same period a year ago totaled $2.72. Sales were $6 billion. If the company were to post revenue inline with the current consensus estimate when it reports Tuesday, revenue would be up 3.62 percent from the same quarter last year.

Here's how the company's reported EPS has stacked up against analyst estimates in the past:


Quarter Q3 2017 Q2 2017 Q1 2017 Q4 2016
EPS Estimate -0.24 2.51 2.47 2.41
EPS Actual -0.13 2.5 2.48 2.72


Q4 EPS Estimate: $2.42
Q4 Revenues Estimate: $6 billion

Stock Performance

Shares of Chubb are trading at $154.12. Over the last 52-week period, shares are up 17.09 percent. Given that these returns are generally positive, long-term shareholders are probably satisfied going into this earnings release.

Over the past 90 days, analysts have adjusted their estimates lower for EPS and revenues. The popular rating by analysts on Chubb stock is a Sell. The strength of this rating has dwindled over the past 90 days.


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