Principal Financial Group Earnings study Next Week : Principal Financial Group Inc. (PFG): Provides retirement savings, investment, too insurance products too services worldwide. Market cap at $8.9B, well-nigh recent closing toll at $30.30. In December 2011: Reported EPS at 0.71 vs. justice at 0.75 (surprise of -5.3%). In Mar 2012: Reported EPS at 0.7 vs. justice at 0.74 (surprise of -5.4%). In June 2012: Reported EPS at 0.72 vs. justice at 0.74 (surprise of -2.7%). In Sep 2012: Reported 0.45 vs. justice at 0.49 (surprise of -8.2%. [Average turn a profit surprise at -5.4%]. The companionship is expected to study turn a profit on Jan 31st, 2013.