Procter & Gamble (PG - Get Report), the consumer products giant, is expected by analysts Friday to post fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of 77 cents a share on revenue of $20.26 billion.
LinkedIn (LNKD - Get Report), the social networker, met Wall Street earnings expectations for its second quarter, but beat on the top line. LinkedIn reported Thursday second-quarter earnings of 16 cents a share on revenue of $228.2 million. Analysts were expecting profit of 16 cents a share on revenue of $216.28 million. LinkedIn said it expects third-quarter sales of $235 million to $240 million. Analysts expect $236.1 million. LinkedIn Leaps on Strong Earnings, Guidance
Viacom (VIA - Get Report) is expected by analysts Friday to post a quarterly profit of $1 a share on revenue of $3.49 billion.
Activision Blizzard's (ATVI - Get Report) second-quarter adjusted results topped estimates on both the top and bottom lines. Activision, the publisher of video game Call of Duty, earned 20 cents a share on an adjusted basis in the quarter, up from 10 cents a year earlier. Adjusted revenue was $1.05 billion, up from $699 million. Analysts were expecting adjusted earnings of 12 cents a share on revenue of $836.3 million.
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