WMS Industries (NYSE: WMS ) is expected to report Q2 earnings around Jan. 24. 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 WMS Industries's revenues will grow 3.4% and EPS will shrink -40.7%.
The average estimate for revenue is $167.7 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.16.
Last quarter, WMS Industries reported revenue of $159.1 million. GAAP reported sales were 2.2% higher than the prior-year quarter's $155.6 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 $0.17. GAAP EPS of $0.17 for Q1 were 143% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.07 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 64.5%, 120 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.9%, 60 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 5.8%, 340 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $712.6 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.02.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 176 members out of 202 rating the stock outperform, and 26 members rating it underperform. Among 58 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 51 give WMS Industries a green thumbs-up, and seven give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on WMS Industries is hold, with an average price target of $18.72.
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