This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
See Cramer's multi-million dollar portfolio for FREE and get his new book Get Rich Carefully! Learn More

Aetna, Hess and MasterCard Earnings Beat Views

Pfizer (PFE) ($29.11) beat EPS estimates by 2 cents earning 56 cents a share. The stock traded up to $30.42 on July 30 then faded. My semiannual value level is $28.62 with a new monthly risky level at $30.84.

United States Steel (X) ($17.35) beat EPS estimates by 27 cents with a loss of 54 cents a share. The stock ended July 30 below its 50-day SMA at $17.96. My new monthly value level is $17.16 with a weekly risky level at $18.34.

On July 29 I wrote, MasterCard, Hess, Whole Foods Earnings Preview, and here's how the eight performed since then.

Con-Way (CNW) ($45.79) beat EPS estimates by 8 cents earning 67 cents a share. This trucking stock popped to $46.07 on August 1 setting a new multi-year high above semiannual and monthly pivots at $41.77 and $43.74.

Curtiss-Wright (CW) ($43.68) beat EPS estimates by 4 cents earning 70 cents a share. The aerospace stock spiked to $43.76 on August 1 setting a new multi-year high. My annual pivot is $41.19 with an annual risky level at $46.51.

Delphi Automotive (DLPH) ($55.43) beat EPS estimates by 11 cents earning $1.24 a share. The auto-tire-truck stock slipped to $53.26 on July 31 then rebounded to a new multi-year high at $55.90 on August 1 with my new monthly risky level at $58.52.

Garmin (GRMN) ($39.94) beat EPS estimates by 11 cents earning 76 cents a share. The provider of navigating devices popped to $40.25 on August 1 vs. my quarterly risky level at $43.58.

Hess (HES) ($76.04) beat EPS estimates by 10 cents earning $1.51 a share. The oils-energy stock traded up to a new multi-year high at $76.34 on August 1 with my new monthly risky level at $86.66.

Humana (HUM) ($91.31) beat EPS estimates by 17 cents earning $2.63 a share. The medical sector stock set a 2013 high at $92.74 on July 31. Thursday's close was between my annual pivots at $89.78 and $91.58.

MasterCard (MA) ($646.38) beat EPS estimates by 64 cents earning $6.96 a share. The business services stock slipped to $567.02 on July 31 then popped to a new multi-year high at $649.65 on August 1. The low was between semiannual pivots at $527.51 and $593.62 and the high is above monthly and quarterly pivots at $619.66 and $626.11.

Stock quotes in this article: AET, CMI, MRK, PFE, X, CNW, CW, DLPH, GRMN, HES, HUM, MA, WFM 

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
DOW 16,514.37 +65.12 0.40%
S&P 500 1,879.55 +7.66 0.41%
NASDAQ 4,161.4580 +39.9120 0.97%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto
Advertising Partners

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs