NEW YORK -- Cisco Systems ( CSCO), the world's largest maker of computer networking equipment, is expected by Wall Street Wednesday to post fiscal second-quarter earnings of 48 cents a share on revenue of $12.1 billion. Cisco reports after Wednesday's closing bell. In the year-earlier quarter, Cisco earned $2.2 billion, or 40 cents a share, on revenue of $11.5 billion. Does Michael Dell Have the Cash to Quell a Shareholder Revolt? Analysts expect Deere ( DE) to post fiscal first-quarter earnings of $1.40 a share on revenue of $6.72 billion. Nvidia ( NVDA), the graphics chipmaker, is expected by Wall Street to report fourth-quarter earnings of 24 cents a share. Comcast ( CMCSA) reached a deal to buy the remaining 49% stake in NBCUniversal from General Electric ( GE) for $16.7 billion. Comcast raised its quarterly dividend by 20% and reported an 18% increase in fourth-quarter earnings. Comcast's NBCUniversal Deal Proves Merger BoomMetlife ( MET) is expected by Wall Street to earn $1.18 a share in the fourth quarter. WellPoint ( WLP), the health insurer, announced Tuesday that Joseph Swedish, a veteran hospital executive who has never run a public company, will become its next CEO. Swedish comes from Trinity Health, where he was chief executive. He will replace interim CEO John Cannon on March 25. 5 Stocks Under $10 Making Big Moves -- Written by Joseph Woelfel >To contact the writer of this article, click here: Joseph Woelfel >To submit a news tip, send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.