Thomson Reuters says it's been an above average earnings season with nearly 70 percent of companies beating analysts' EPS expectations compared to a typical quarter that sees 62 percent beating the street. Similarly, more than two-thirds of those reporting have surpassed Wall Street's revenue forecasts, also above average.
It's mostly about consumer goods in next week's earnings, CNBC's Courtney Reagan details what investors are waiting for.
—By CNBC's Courtney Reagan; Follow her on Twitter @CourtReagan
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