II-VI (Nasdaq: IIVI ) is expected to report Q2 earnings around Jan. 20. 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 II-VI's revenues will expand 7.5% and EPS will contract -16.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $136.3 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.21.
Last quarter, II-VI reported revenue of $132.3 million. GAAP reported sales were 4.4% lower than the prior-year quarter's $138.4 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 $0.21. GAAP EPS of $0.20 for Q1 were 31% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.29 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 36.9%, 290 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 12.5%, 410 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 9.6%, 380 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $579.5 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.00.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 1,285 members out of 1,305 rating the stock outperform, and 20 members rating it underperform. Among 426 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 421 give II-VI a green thumbs-up, and five give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on II-VI is outperform, with an average price target of $20.28.
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