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Rosetta Stone (NYSE: RST ) is expected to report Q2 earnings on Aug. 8. Here's what Wall Street wants to see.
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Comparing the upcoming quarter with the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Rosetta Stone's revenues will wane -1.1% and EPS will remain in the red.
The average estimate for revenue is $66.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.15.
Last quarter, Rosetta Stone reported revenue of $69.4 million. GAAP reported sales were 22% higher than the prior-year quarter's $57.0 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at -$0.04. GAAP EPS were -$0.09 for Q1 against -$0.45 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 80.6%, 70 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -3.4%, 2,050 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -2.7%, 1,360 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $282.7 million. The average EPS estimate is -$0.18.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 702 members out of 790 rating the stock outperform, and 88 members rating it underperform. Among 147 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 128 give Rosetta Stone a green thumbs-up, and 19 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Rosetta Stone is hold, with an average price target of $8.67.
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