Hasbro (Nasdaq: HAS ) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Feb. 7. 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 Hasbro's revenues will increase 0.5% and EPS will expand 12.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $1.34 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.19.
Last quarter, Hasbro booked revenue of $1.35 billion. GAAP reported sales were 2.2% lower than the prior-year quarter's $1.38 billion.
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 $1.24. GAAP EPS of $1.24 for Q3 were 2.4% lower than the prior-year quarter's $1.27 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 48.8%, 90 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 18.6%, 40 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 12.3%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $4.16 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.81.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 1,941 members out of 2,019 rating the stock outperform, and 78 members rating it underperform. Among 576 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 559 give Hasbro a green thumbs-up, and 17 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Hasbro is hold, with an average price target of $36.33.
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