Informatica (Nasdaq: INFA ) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Jan. 24. Here's what Wall Street wants to see:
The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Informatica's revenues will wither -4.3% and EPS will shrink -21.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $217.3 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.37.
Last quarter, Informatica notched revenue of $190.3 million. GAAP reported sales were 2.8% lower than the prior-year quarter's $195.9 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.27. GAAP EPS of $0.14 for Q3 were 42% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.24 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 83.4%, 50 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 14.3%, 500 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 8.1%, 570 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $794.1 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.27.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 224 members out of 244 rating the stock outperform, and 20 members rating it underperform. Among 78 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 75 give Informatica a green thumbs-up, and three give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Informatica is outperform, with an average price target of $37.89.
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