Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE: OWW ) 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 to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Orbitz Worldwide's revenues will improve 3.1% and EPS will contract -37.5%.
The average estimate for revenue is $208.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.05.
Last quarter, Orbitz Worldwide reported revenue of $189.8 million. GAAP reported sales were 2.6% higher than the prior-year quarter's $184.9 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, EPS came in at -$0.06. GAAP EPS were -$0.06 for Q1 versus -$0.11 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 81.0%, 60 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 2.1%, 240 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -3.4%, 250 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $810.8 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.26.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 101 members out of 145 rating the stock outperform, and 44 members rating it underperform. Among 29 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 17 give Orbitz Worldwide a green thumbs-up, and 12 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Orbitz Worldwide is hold, with an average price target of $3.61.
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