Stocks To Watch: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS), Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS), Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) And Few Others

Stocks To Watch: Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS), Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS), Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT), eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY) And Few Others

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Even as investors were celebrating the Dow Jones crossing the psychological 20,000 mark, there are some companies like Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS), Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS), Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT) that failed to add colors to the sentiments. There are companies like Caterpillar Inc (NYSE:CAT), Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) and JetBlue Airways Corp (NASDAQ:JBLU) that lined up to announce earnings number on Thursday. It remains to be seen whether these companies will add to sentiments or drag it.

The following stocks to be watched on Thursday:
• Las Vegas Sands Corp. (NYSE:LVS): The company’s earnings number failed to cheer investors. The company delivered earnings of 62 cents a share while revenue advanced 7.44 percent to $3.08 billion in the December quarter. This is short of the Street analysts’ estimate of 66 cents a share on revenue of $3.11 billion. Investors dumped the stock in the extended hours of trading on Thursday. It is quite likely that the stock could see selling pressure before getting settled down.
• Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS): The company reported adjusted earnings of $1.61 a share on revenue of $908.36 million for the fourth quarter. This is better than the Street analysts’ expectations of earnings of $1.50 a share on revenue of $900.75 million. Though results beat, the company offered downbeat forecast. The company guided adjusted EPS between $4.60 and $4.65 on revenue of $2.81 – $2.84 billion for the year 2017. This is lower than the Street estimates of $5.6 EPS on revenue of $3.55 billion. Following this, the stock dropped in the after-hours trading on Thursday
• Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAT): The company disclosed adjusted earnings of 52 cents a share on revenue of $1.83 billion for the fourth quarter. This is lower than the Street analysts’ expectations of 71 cents a share on revenue of $1.96 billion. Following this, the stock plunged more than 10 percent on Thursday’s extended hours trading.
• eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY): The company reported adjusted earnings of 54 cents a share on revenue of $2.4 billion for the fourth quarter. This is in line with the Street analysts’ estimates. Though the company provided downbeat outlook, investors are attracted by the improvements in the company’s platform to generate more revenue in the upcoming years.
• Caterpillar Inc (NYSE:CAT) to reveal its results and analysts expect the company to earn $0.66 a share for the December quarter.
• Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) to release its financial numbers before the market opens. Analysts expect the company to report an EPS of 87 cents a share.
• Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) would disclose its performance before the bell. Market sees earnings of 33 cents a share.
• JetBlue Airways Corp (NASDAQ:JBLU) to announce its financial results before the bell. Analysts see the company earning 49 cents a share.

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