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Dividends are up at BP and Aberdeen Asset Management, but there's a cut at Home Retail.
Here's what's important to watch when earnings come out May 3.
Expert analysts have been rushing to upgrade their earnings forecasts for oil giant BP.
Figures from BP are bolstered by the sale of the group's Russian assets.
What held these holdouts back?
A quick look at what to watch when LINN reports earnings on April 25.
Do these three things make BP a poor investment?
How safe is LINN's distribution? Let's check its cash flow and find out.
The beaten-down coal company reports next Tuesday.