The U.S. broad markets ended this past up for the first time in a while. Year to date, the Dow Jones industrial average and the S&P 500 are down 1.5% and 0.6%, respectively. Although the numbers have been worse, the past week’s gain and a positive outlook for an earnings season that could very well stabilize the markets. 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few notable companies expected to report their latest results in the coming week. We have included the consensus earnings estimates from Thomson Reuters, as well as the stock price and trading history for these companies ahead of the report. See what to expect from GE, Goldman Sachs, IBM and others in our separate Dow earnings preview.