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$HD said that net earnings of 2Q15 included a pre-tax net expense of $92MM related to 2014 data breach and $144MM pre-tax gain on sale of $HDS (which spun off from $HD in 2007) common stock. Together, these two items contributed $0.02 of diluted EPS last year that did not repeat in 2Q16.
Visa ($V) set to release it earning after market close today. With new CEO resigning so close to the earnings, should we expect to see any surprises? Visa has been making strong moves with Visa Europe acquisition, partnership with PayPal and a 15% increase if quarterly dividends.
Kimberly Clark Corp ($KMB) has been in decline for most of the year, the stock has also not been getting any analyst love. Will today’s earnings break the trend? Revenue has been up and down in the last four quarters, let us see what this quarter brings.
$KMB down close to 4% after it misses on earnings and revenue. Forecasts are lower for the year.