IAC/InterActiveCorp (Nasdaq: IACI ) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Feb. 6. 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 IAC/InterActiveCorp's revenues will increase 27.1% and EPS will grow 11.4%.
The average estimate for revenue is $758.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.78.
Last quarter, IAC/InterActiveCorp logged revenue of $714.5 million. GAAP reported sales were 38% higher than the prior-year quarter's $516.9 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 $0.71. GAAP EPS of $0.43 for Q3 were 38% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.69 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 63.3%, 20 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 10.9%, 40 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 5.7%, 690 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.79 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.83.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 353 members out of 390 rating the stock outperform, and 37 members rating it underperform. Among 128 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 120 give IAC/InterActiveCorp a green thumbs-up, and eight give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on IAC/InterActiveCorp is outperform, with an average price target of $58.67.
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