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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Today we crunch the numbers on nine companies that report quarterly earnings reports before the opening bell on Wednesday.

The profiles below provide trading guidelines for the stocks in two "crunching the numbers" tables that follow.

AOL ($43.54), down 6.6% year to date. Analysts' expect the Internet service provider to report earnings per share of 33 cents before the opening bell on Wednesday. The stock traded as high as $53.28 on Jan. 16 then as low as $40.52 staying above its 200-day simple moving average now at $40.97. The weekly chart is positive with its five-week modified moving average at $43.30. A weekly value level is $41.70 with monthly and quarterly risky levels at $51.80 and $55.84.

Sotheby's ($44.80), down 7.8% year to date. Analysts' expect the auction house to report and EPS loss of 8 cents before the opening bell on Wednesday. The stock traded as high as $51.23 on Feb. 27 then as low as $38.83 on April 14 before rebounding to its 200-day SMA at $44.75 on Monday. The weekly chart is positive with its five-week MMA at $43.38. Quarterly and weekly value levels are $41.38 and $36.64 with an annual pivot at $43.88 and monthly and annual risky levels at $49.02 and $51.43.

Anheuser-Busch ($107.38), up 0.9% year to date. Analysts' expect the brewery to report EPS of $1.01 before the opening bell on Wednesday. The stock traded as low as $93.72 on Feb. 4 then as high as $111.38 on April 29. The weekly chart is positive but overbought with its five-week MMA at $106.10. Semiannual and annual value levels are $102.27 and $85.92 with a weekly pivot at $107.85 and monthly and quarterly risky levels at $113.08 and $118.18.

Chesapeake Energy ($28.31), up 4.3% year to date. Analysts' expect the oil and gas company to report EPS of 47 cents before the opening bell on Wednesday. The stock traded as low as $23.92 on Feb. 27 then moved above its 200-day SMA on March 27 and traded as high as $29.48 on April 24. The 200-day SMA is now at $26.21. The weekly chart is positive with its five-week MMA at $27.35 and its 200-week SMA at $24.00. Semiannual value levels are $26.27 and $20.50 with a monthly pivot at $28.37 and annual risky level at $35.50.

Health Net ($33.80), up 13.9% year to date. Analysts' expect the managed care organization to report EPS of 43 cents before the opening bell on Wednesday. The stock traded as high as $35.70 on March 11 then traded as low as $30.39 on April 17 and is above its 200-day SMA at $31.57. The weekly chart is positive with its five-week MMA at $33.31 and its 200-week SMA at $29.02. A weekly value level is $32.12 with a semiannual pivot at $33.13 and monthly and annual risky levels at $34.69 and $36.55.