ReachLocal (Nasdaq: RLOC ) 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 ReachLocal's revenues will increase 19.1% and EPS will decrease -100.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $118.9 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.00.
Last quarter, ReachLocal chalked up revenue of $118.9 million. GAAP reported sales were 21% higher than the prior-year quarter's $98.6 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, EPS came in at $0.03. GAAP EPS were $0.03 for Q3 versus -$0.16 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 50.0%, 100 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 0.9%, 240 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 0.7%, 540 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $453.9 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.01.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 73 members out of 81 rating the stock outperform, and eight members rating it underperform. Among 25 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 23 give ReachLocal a green thumbs-up, and two give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on ReachLocal is outperform, with an average price target of $14.88.
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