On Tap Today: Home Depot, The Limited and Fluor Ready to Release Earnings - TheStreet

Pretty quiet day on tap for today. With no major economic releases on the schedule, the bulk of the market's attention is bound to focus on the day's spate of quarterly earnings.

Expected Earnings Reports

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This table includes S&P 500 companies only. Dates are as expected according to First Call/Thomson Financial, and may change. The full week's earnings calendar is published separately.

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Company

Qtr

Yr-Ago EPS

Brown-Forman

3Q

$0.72

Dollar General

4Q

$0.29

Fluor

1Q

$0.68

Genuine Parts

4Q

$0.58

Home Depot

4Q

$0.18

Longs Drug Stores

4Q

$0.60

The Limited

4Q

$0.92

Nextel Communications

4Q

-$1.43

Omnicom Group

4Q

$0.55

Thermo Electron

4Q

$0.22

Unilever

4Q

$0.65

Westvaco

1Q

$0.25

Economic Data

No major economic releases are scheduled for release today.

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