Earnings season can be a difficult time to trade for most investors. Many traders are searching for the quick 10 percent gain but more often than not, they are confronted with huge losses. Companies today are forecast to report better-than-expected earnings but also issue strong forward guidance to trigger positive price movement.
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That doesn't mean it is impossible to get the best of the proverbial earnings game. Three companies with a precedent of popping on results are scheduled to report earnings this Thursday. They include Smith & Wesson, Broadcom Limited and Ambarella. These stocks have both short-term catalysts and long-term potential that have propelled share prices in recent quarters.
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