Harley-Davidson, Inc. (HOG)
Background: Harley-Davidson, Inc. engages in the production and sale of heavyweight motorcycles. It operates in two segments, Motorcycles and Related Products, and Financial Services. The Motorcycles and Related Products segment designs, manufactures, and sells cruiser and touring motorcycles for the heavyweight market.
The upcoming third-quarter earnings is highly anticipated by hopeful investors expecting an earnings growth report before the market opens on October 22, 2013 .
The Analyst's mean profit appraisal is presently 73 cents a share, a gain of 14 cents (19.2%) from 59 cents during the corresponding quarter last year. Analysts' estimates this quarter range from 60 cents, to a high of 82 cents per share.
The company currently pays 84 cents per share in dividends for a yield of 1.3%.