Earnings playbook: A complete guide for investors to the big reports ahead this week

A trader works on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., August 11, 2021.
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Earnings season picks up this week, with some big names in tech and travel set to release results. Wall Street darlings Netflix and Tesla are both teed up to report, as well as legacy tech companies Intel and IBM.