Calix (NYSE: CALX ) is expected to report Q4 earnings around Feb. 3. 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 Calix's revenues will expand 0.0% and EPS will drop -62.5%.
The average estimate for revenue is $91.6 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.03.
Last quarter, Calix reported revenue of $81.3 million. GAAP reported sales were 2.8% lower than the prior-year quarter's $83.7 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.04. GAAP EPS of -$0.15 were the same as 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 43.8%, 240 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -8.7%, 210 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -8.8%, 50 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $330.3 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.12.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 69 members out of 75 rating the stock outperform, and six members rating it underperform. Among 16 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 15 give Calix a green thumbs-up, and one give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Calix is outperform, with an average price target of $6.33.
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