UPDATE: Best and worst earnings surprises for -2-

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DTE Energy Co.                  US:DTE   Electric Utilities                                                                  $2,803                                               $3,245       16%                                      3%                          17% 
Quanta Services Inc.            US:PWR   Engineering and Construction                                                        $2,322                                               $2,609       12%                                     -4%                           3% 
Nvidia Corp.                    US:NVDA  Semiconductors                                                                      $2,365                                               $2,636       11%                                     14%                         103% 
Goldman Sachs Group Inc.         US:GS   Investment Banks/ Brokers                                                           $7,534                                               $8,326       11%                                     -3%                           1% 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Source: FactSet 

Read:Nvidia shares close at record as data center, gaming sales drive price target hikes (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/nvidia-data-center-growth-gaming-strength-drive-price-target-hikes-2017-11-10)

Sales down

Here are the 10 S&P 500 companies that surprised analysts the most with lower-than-expected quarterly sales so far this season:

Company                               Ticker  Industry                       Consensus quarterly sales estimates before report ($ million)  Actual sales from company press release ($ million)  Surprise  Total return - Oct. 10 through Nov. 10  Total return - year-to-date 
Alliant Energy Corp.                  US:LNT  Electric Utilities                                                                    $1,233                                                 $907      -26%                                      4%                          19% 
Mattel Inc.                           US:MAT  Recreational Products                                                                 $1,805                                               $1,561      -14%                                     -6%                         -45% 
Duke Energy Corp.                     US:DUK  Electric Utilities                                                                    $7,467                                               $6,482      -13%                                      4%                          18% 
Public Service Enterprise Group Inc.  US:PEG  Electric Utilities                                                                    $2,564                                               $2,278      -11%                                      5%                          18% 
Marathon Petroleum Corp.              US:MPC  Oil Refining/ Marketing                                                              $21,650                                              $19,386      -10%                                     10%                          25% 
Phillips 66                           US:PSX  Oil Refining/ Marketing                                                              $28,761                                              $25,929      -10%                                      0%                          11% 
PPL Corp.                             US:PPL  Electric Utilities                                                                    $2,017                                               $1,845       -9%                                     -4%                          10% 
Prologis Inc.                         US:PLD  Real Estate Investment Trusts                                                           $578                                                 $531       -8%                                      2%                          28% 
Scana Corp.                           US:SCG  Electric Utilities                                                                    $1,170                                               $1,076       -8%                                    -11%                         -38% 
American Electric Power Co.           US:AEP  Electric Utilities                                                                    $4,456                                               $4,100       -8%                                      4%                          23% 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Source: FactSet 

Also see:Hasbro makes an offer to buy rival Mattel (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/hasbro-makes-an-offer-to-buy-rival-mattel-2017-11-10)

-Philip van Doorn; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com

 

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