In "What's Ahead on Wall Street" for Thursday, April 28, hundreds of companies will be reporting earnings, but these are the notable ones we're watching.
Before the market opens, Ford Motor (F) - Get Ford Motor Company Report , Dow Chemical (DOW) - Get Dow, Inc. Report and Time Warner Cable (TWC) will tell us how they did. In the afternoon, we hear from Amazon (AMZN) - Get Amazon.com, Inc. Report , LinkedIn (LNKD) and Expedia (EXPE) - Get Expedia Group, Inc. Report . When Time Warner Cable reports its latest results, analysts are looking for earnings of $1.74 a share on revenue of over $6 billion. Both the top and bottom lines are expected to increase from a year ago. This comes as federal regulators on Monday approved Charter Communication's (CHTR) - Get Charter Communications, Inc. Class A Report $55 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable. If the deal is successful, it would create the No. 2 cable provider in the country.
On the economic calendar, we will be seeing GDP numbers and jobless claims.