Agilent Technologies (A)
The science and technology instrument maker reports earnings results for the period ending October 31 on Tuesday. Wall Street is looking for the company to make 81 cents per share in the period. That estimate has been the same over the last 90 days. The company has exceeded Wall Street estimates in each of the last four quarters. Shares are fractionally higher over the last 12 months. The expectation is for profits to grow by 7.5% in the next fiscal year. Agilent trades for 12 times next fiscal year’s earnings estimates.