JDS Uniphase (Nasdaq: JDSU ) is expected to report Q2 earnings on Jan. 30. 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 JDS Uniphase's revenues will grow 2.3% and EPS will compress -6.7%.
The average estimate for revenue is $422.7 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.14.
Last quarter, JDS Uniphase notched revenue of $420.9 million. GAAP reported sales were 1.2% higher than the prior-year quarter's $415.8 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 $0.15. GAAP EPS were -$0.05 for Q1 versus -$0.03 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 45.1%, 200 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 1.3%, 210 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -2.8%, 140 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $1.71 billion. The average EPS estimate is $0.61.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 685 members out of 822 rating the stock outperform, and 137 members rating it underperform. Among 148 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 121 give JDS Uniphase a green thumbs-up, and 27 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on JDS Uniphase is outperform, with an average price target of $14.06.
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