Goodyear Tire & Rubber (Nasdaq: GT ) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Feb. 12. 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 Goodyear Tire & Rubber's revenues will wane -6.1% and EPS will expand 633.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $5.34 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.22.
Last quarter, Goodyear Tire & Rubber reported revenue of $5.26 billion. GAAP reported sales were 13% lower than the prior-year quarter's $6.06 billion.
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 $0.57. GAAP EPS of $0.42 for Q3 were 30% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.60 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 18.3%, 10 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 5.9%, 110 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 2.2%, 60 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $21.27 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.66.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 472 members out of 571 rating the stock outperform, and 99 members rating it underperform. Among 146 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 121 give Goodyear Tire & Rubber a green thumbs-up, and 25 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Goodyear Tire & Rubber is outperform, with an average price target of $17.13.
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