Zumiez (Nasdaq: ZUMZ ) is expected to report Q3 earnings around Nov. 2. 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 Zumiez's revenues will grow 18.9% and EPS will grow 17.8%.
The average estimate for revenue is $183.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.53.
Last quarter, Zumiez reported revenue of $135.1 million. GAAP reported sales were 20% higher than the prior-year quarter's $112.2 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 $0.17. GAAP EPS of $0.07 for Q2 were 13% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.08 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 35.1%, 210 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 5.2%, 200 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 1.5%, 80 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $673.4 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.61.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 715 members out of 775 rating the stock outperform, and 60 members rating it underperform. Among 256 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 244 give Zumiez 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 Zumiez is outperform, with an average price target of $42.00.
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