Active Network (NYSE: ACTV ) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Feb. 14. 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 Active Network's revenues will grow 25.2% and EPS will remain in the red.
The average estimate for revenue is $95.2 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.11.
Last quarter, Active Network logged revenue of $109.2 million. GAAP reported sales were 22% higher than the prior-year quarter's $89.6 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.05. GAAP EPS were -$0.10 for Q3 compared to -$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 56.6%, 110 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -3.9%, 340 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -5.5%, 390 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $420.4 million. The average EPS estimate is -$0.12.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 38 members out of 48 rating the stock outperform, and 10 members rating it underperform. Among 19 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 14 give Active Network a green thumbs-up, and five give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Active Network is outperform, with an average price target of $18.67.
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