1-800-Flowers.com (Nasdaq: FLWS ) reported earnings on Oct. 25. Here are the numbers you need to know.
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended Sep. 30 (Q1), 1-800-Flowers.com met expectations on revenues and met expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue increased and GAAP loss per share increased.
Gross margins expanded, operating margins increased, net margins shrank.
1-800-Flowers.com reported revenue of $120.9 million. The four analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ hoped for sales of $120.7 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 3.1% higher than the prior-year quarter's $117.2 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
EPS came in at -$0.07. The four earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ predicted -$0.07 per share. GAAP EPS were -$0.07 for Q1 compared to -$0.01 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 quarter, gross margin was 41.1%, 140 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -5.3%, 130 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -3.8%, 320 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $257.3 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.26.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $759.7 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.23.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 136 members out of 234 rating the stock outperform, and 98 members rating it underperform. Among 73 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 38 give 1-800-Flowers.com a green thumbs-up, and 35 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on 1-800-Flowers.com is outperform, with an average price target of $5.00.
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