Boeing ( BA) the aerospace giant, is expected by analysts Wednesday to have earned 94 cents a share in the first quarter on revenue of $18.4 billion, up from 78 cents a share on revenue of $14.9 billion a year earlier. 10 Great Convertibles for This Summer
Caterpillar ( CAT), the maker of construction and mining equipment, will report adjusted first-quarter earnings of $2.13 a share on revenue of $16.18 billion, according to analysts. Green Guilt: Most Hybrid Owners Don't Buy One Again
Baidu ( BIDU), the Chinese Internet search company, said first-quarter earnings rose 76% but its revenue outlook for the second quarter was below Wall Street's estimates. Baidu forecast revenue of $847.2 million to $867 million for the second quarter; analysts are expecting revenue of $870 million.
Delta Air Lines ( DAL) is expected by analysts to post a fourth-quarter loss of 4 cents a share on revenue of $8.35 billion.
Sprint Nextel ( S) will report a first-quarter loss of 42 cents a share, according to analysts, on sales of $8.7 billion.
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