Today ends the week with data on retail sales, company inventories, and consumer sentiment index.

The following companies will publish their quarterly results today, July 16:

Autoliv Inc. (NYSE: ALV – $ 94.98) develops, manufactures and supplies automotive security systems for the automotive industry in Europe, America, China, Japan and the rest of Asia. Autoliv will release its fourth quarter 2021 results today before the bell.

The Charles Schwab Corp. (NYSE: BLACK – $ 70.55) offers asset management, securities brokerage, banking, asset management, custody and financial advice. Charles Schwab will present his results for the second quarter of 2021 today before the bell.

Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC – $ 13.25) offers communication infrastructure, services and software solutions for telecommunications and other sectors. Ericsson will announce its 2021 Q2 results before the bell today.

First Horizon Corp. (NYSE: FHN – $ 16.47) is a financial holding company engaged in the provision of checking accounts, savings products, mortgage banking, credit and finance to individuals and businesses. First Horizon will announce its second quarter 2021 results before the bell today.

Kansas City South (NYSE: KSU – $ 269.32) offers national and international rail transport services in North America. Kansas City Southern will announce its second quarter 2021 results today before the bell.

State Street Corp. (NYSE: STT – $ 81.97) offers a range of financial products and services to institutional investors worldwide. State Street will announce its second quarter 2021 results before the bell today.

Here’s a quick look at how yesterday’s earnings reports compare to Wall Street expectations:

The Bank of New York Mellon Corp. (NYSE: BK – $ 49.28) offers a range of financial products and services in the United States and internationally. The Bank of New York Mellon reported $ 1.13 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $ 1.00 by $ 0.13. The company earned $ 3.96 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $ 3.86 billion.

Cintas Corp. (NASDAQ: CTAS – $ 378.95) provides corporate identity uniforms and related business services primarily in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. Cintas reported earnings per share for the quarter of $ 2.47, beating analysts’ consensus estimate of $ 2.31 by $ 0.16. The company had revenue of $ 1.84 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $ 1.82 billion.

Home Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: HOMB – $ 23.45) is the banking holding company of Centennial Bank, providing commercial and retail banking and related financial services to corporations, real estate developers and investors, individuals and communities. Home Bancshares reported $ 0.48 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimate of $ 0.46 by $ 0.02. The company earned $ 172.40 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $ 174.17 million

Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS – $ 92.46) offers a variety of financial products and services to corporations, governments, financial institutions and individuals in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia. Morgan Stanley reported $ 1.85 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $ 1.66 by $ 0.19. The company earned $ 14.76 billion in the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $ 13.99 billion.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (NYSE: TSM – $ 124.39) manufactures and sells integrated circuits and semiconductors. Taiwan Semiconductor reported earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter of $ 0.93, beating the consensus estimate of $ 0.89 by $ 0.04. The company had revenue of $ 372.15 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $ 372.58 billion.

Truist Financial Corp. (NYSE: TFC – $ 54.43) provides banking and fiduciary services in the southeast and mid-Atlantic United States. Truist reported $ 1.55 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $ 1.17 by $ 0.38. The company had revenue of $ 5.65 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst expectations of $ 5.48 billion.

US Bancorp. (NYSE: USB – $ 56.99) offers a variety of financial services in the United States. US Bancorp reported earnings per share of $ 1.28 for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimate of $ 1.14 by $ 0.14. The company earned $ 5.78 billion in the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $ 5.62 billion.

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH – $ 414.74) operates as a diversified healthcare company in the United States. UnitedHealth reported $ 4.70 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $ 4.43 by $ 0.27. The company earned $ 71.32 billion in the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $ 69.51 billion.

WNS (Holdings) Ltd. (NYSE: WNS – $ 80.96) offers a range of financial products and services in the United States and internationally. WNS reported $ 0.56 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $ 0.50 by $ 0.06. The company grossed $ 236.20 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $ 229.29 million.

Looking ahead, next week will be a relatively quiet week in terms of economic data, despite the release of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) index. Investors will also have another round of job and home sales data to process later in July. The winning season is also picking up speed. Several big names will publish their quarterly reports including American Express (AXP), Biogen (BIIB), Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG), Coca-Cola (KO), Intel (INTC), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Netflix (NFLX) , Travelers (TRV), United Airlines (UAL) and Verizon (VZ).

All economic data presented here are preliminary and subject to change.

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