Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.: Historical Earnings Bounce (IESC)

Article created on: 2014-02-15

IESC could move -14.8 % in the 3 days after announcing earnings.

Stocks bounce (or drop) after earnings announcements. This article shows how much the stock price of Integrated Electrical Services, Inc. reacts during earnings season. By looking at the charts, one can get a sense of how well the market anticipates the company’s earnings. This kind of analysis is critical when applying option strategies such as strangles, straddles, or butterflies prior to earnings.

This is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcementThis is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcementThis is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcementThis is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcementThis is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcementThis is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcementThis is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcementThis is a OHLC stock chart depicting  the price movement, price behavior, earnings bounce, earnings surprise,earnings jump, earnings bump, market reaction, reaction of the price of IESC (Company Name: Integrated Electrical Services, Inc.) before and after its earnings announcement

Use the table and the charts to observe just how much the stock price moves during earnings season. This will help you gauge the real risk and impact of an earnings surprise. This kind of information is critical for hedging and certain option strategies. Observe how long the earnings surprise lasts and how quickly ( or if ) prices revert. While the initial price move after earnings can be significant, prices often mean-revert or merely continue the previous trend.

Each price chart is centered on the announcement day for the stock. It displays an equal number of days on both sides of the announcement date. The cross on the chart highlights the closing stock price on the day of the earnings announcement. The percentage numbers are measured as the highest high and lowest low from that closing price within a short time frame after the earnings are announced.

The table measures the maximum or extreme price move within two different time frames after the earnings announcement. These time frame are slighly shorter than the time frames depicted in the charts.

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Announcement Date Max Price Move: 3 days Max Price Move: 10 days
2014-02-12 N/A N/A
2013-12-19 -8.3 % 20.6 %
2013-08-14 -2.7 % -15.2 %
2013-05-15 -4.3 % -10.1 %
2013-02-19 -5.7 % 19.4 %
2012-12-17 9.1 % 9.1 %
2012-08-15 -6.9 % -11.6 %
2012-04-03 13.2 % 13.9 %
2011-08-18 -7.3 % -20.5 %
2011-05-17 -6.5 % -6.5 %
2011-02-11 -13.3 % -19.8 %
2010-12-16 6 % 6 %
2010-08-10 -8.6 % 12.1 %
2010-05-12 -10.1 % -25.4 %
2010-02-11 7.2 % 10.1 %
2009-12-16 -5.8 % -7.2 %
2009-08-12 -7 % -8.9 %
2009-05-19 -14.8 % -16.6 %
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