Urban Outfitters (Nasdaq: URBN ) is expected to report Q4 earnings on March 11. 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 Urban Outfitters's revenues will expand 15.2% and EPS will increase 107.4%.
The average estimate for revenue is $841.5 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.56.
Last quarter, Urban Outfitters reported revenue of $692.9 million. GAAP reported sales were 14% higher than the prior-year quarter's $610.0 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 $0.40. GAAP EPS of $0.40 for Q3 were 21% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.33 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 37.6%, 220 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 13.5%, 150 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 8.6%, 30 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.79 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.63.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 616 members out of 718 rating the stock outperform, and 102 members rating it underperform. Among 215 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 191 give Urban Outfitters a green thumbs-up, and 24 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Urban Outfitters is outperform, with an average price target of $39.02.
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