In mid-July, several companies providing computers, components, services and related software will begin releasing their earnings reports for the latest quarter. It will generally cover the April-June period, though some companies have fiscal quarters that depart from that.
Here's a schedule for selected companies. Dates for many companies, including Apple Inc. and Oracle Corp., are not yet known.
July 17: Intel Corp.
July 18: IBM Corp., Qualcomm Inc.
July 19: Microsoft Corp., Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
July 20: Xerox Corp.
July 23: Texas Instruments Inc.
July 24: EMC Corp., SAP AG
Aug. 21: Dell Inc.
Aug. 22: Hewlett Packard Co.