Texas Industries (NYSE: TXI ) is expected to report Q2 earnings around Jan. 9. 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 Texas Industries's revenues will expand 5.7% and EPS will remain in the red.
The average estimate for revenue is $165.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.33.
Last quarter, Texas Industries reported revenue of $191.8 million. GAAP reported sales were 5.5% higher than the prior-year quarter's $181.7 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 -$0.09. GAAP EPS were -$0.09 for Q1 versus -$0.27 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 10.5%, 290 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 0.6%, 280 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -1.4%, 270 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $688.2 million. The average EPS estimate is -$0.69.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 106 members out of 132 rating the stock outperform, and 26 members rating it underperform. Among 45 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 36 give Texas Industries a green thumbs-up, and nine give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Texas Industries is outperform, with an average price target of $41.14.
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