The trading week kicks off in China with Perfect World
Analysts see a huge growth spurt at Perfect World -- with quarterly profits soaring to $0.64 a share after the company earned $0.40 a share a year ago -- but the near-term outlook for the industry is what will ultimately drive the stock next week.
It probably won't be a shiny day for JA Solar Holdings
We'll see about that. Analysts see Wal-Mart delivering a quarterly profit of $0.86 a share, flat with last year. It's never easy to land right on the fence, so let's see if the discounter's bottom line grows or shrinks in these penny-pinching times.
Why stop shopping? Abercrombie & Fitch
Until next week, I remain,
Longtime Fool contributor Rick Munarriz recommends windshield-wiper fluid when trying to look forward. He is also part of the Rule Breakers newsletter research team, seeking out tomorrow's ultimate growth stocks a day early. He does not own shares in any of the companies in this story. The Fool has a disclosure policy.