Earnings Reports for U.K. Stocks (8/3/2020)
Earnings announcements are a public statement of a company's profitability for a specific period of time, such as a quarter (3 months) or a year. Equities research analysts will issue estimates of the company's earnings numbers prior to its announcement date, which is generally set week or months in advance. If a company releases better results than analysts predict, its share price will generally rise after the announcement. Learn more about earnings reports and how to use them.