NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The earnings woodshed is getting crowded as Avon Products (AVP) led 10 companies to the woodshed last week. Among these stocks Avon was the only one of the 10 that was upgraded to buy on its share price weakness.
Oshkosh ( OSK) ($48.53) matched EPS estimates earning 49 cents a share in premarket trading on Thursday. The sell rated maker of vehicle bodies is above its 200-day SMA at $42.18 with my semiannual pivot at $47.75 and semiannual risky level at $48.19. Bankrate ( RATE) ($17.12) missed EPS estimates by 3 cents earning 11 cents a share in afterhours trading on Wednesday. The hold rated aggregator of financial market data gapped below its 50-day SMA at $19.69 on Thursday to a low of $16.20. The 200-day SMA is $15.34 with a quarterly risky level at $20.37. Strayer Education ( STRA) ($37.85) beat EPS estimates by 25 cents earning 30 cents a share in premarket trading on Thursday. The hold rated education company gapped below its 200-day SMA at $48.11 to a new multi-year low at $37.35 on Nov. 1. My monthly risky level is $40.39. Weight Watchers ( WTW) ($33.63) beat EPS estimates by 23 cents earning $1.07 on Wednesday. The stock gapped below its 50-day SMA at $37.82 on Thursday to a new multi-year low at $31.49 on Friday. The hold rated weight control company has a quarterly value level at $29.56 with a monthly pivot at $37.41 and quarterly risky level at $42.14. Olympic Steel ( ZEUS) ($26.95) missed EPS estimates by 27 cents earning 12 cents a share premarket on Thursday. The sell rated producer of steel broke below its 50-day SMA at $28.07 to a test of its 200-day SMA at $24.93 with a reaction low at $24.56. My semiannual value level at $25.01 was tested at the low with a quarterly risky level at $29.00. At the time of publication the author held no positions in any of the stocks mentioned. Follow @Suttmeier This article is commentary by an independent contributor, separate from TheStreet's regular news coverage.