4 Big Earnings Reports Friday, FB's Problem -- ICYMI

Four Big companies report earnings Friday. Also, Facebook analysts loved the earnings results.
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Facebook Inc. FB earnings frenzy is over, but the larger earnings season is not close to being over. 

Here's what to look out for:

Big healthcare earnings are coming out Friday. 


Cigna Corp. (CI - Get Report) reports fourth quarter earnings before the opening bell Friday. Wall Street is expecting adjusted earnings-per-share of $2.45 and GAAP EPS of $1.93. Revenue is expected to be $11.39 billion.


Merck & Co. (MRK - Get Report) will report fourth quarter earnings before the market opens Friday. Adjusted EPS is expected to come in at $1.04 on revenue of $10.95 billion.

Exxon Mobile Corp. (XOM) - Get Report  and Honeywell International Inc. (HON) - Get Report also report Friday. 

Facebook, RealMoney's stock of the day crushed it on its earnings report Wednesday, and while its key growth drivers -- Instagram, stories features, and What'sApp -- showed everything investors could have hoped for, there are issues with the amount of data collected on very young users many are not talking about. 

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