Bravo Brio Restaurant Group (Nasdaq: BBRG ) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Feb. 25. 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 Bravo Brio Restaurant Group's revenues will grow 17.5% and EPS will grow 32.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $112.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.33.
Last quarter, Bravo Brio Restaurant Group reported revenue of $95.9 million. GAAP reported sales were 8.1% higher than the prior-year quarter's $88.8 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 $0.14. GAAP EPS of $0.14 for Q3 were 22% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.18 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 16.7%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 4.4%, 20 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 2.9%, 120 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $409.5 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.90.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 33 members out of 38 rating the stock outperform, and five members rating it underperform. Among 12 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 10 give Bravo Brio Restaurant Group 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 Bravo Brio Restaurant Group is outperform, with an average price target of $22.52.
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