AAON (Nasdaq: AAON ) is expected to report Q4 earnings around March 13. 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 AAON's revenues will expand 9.5% and EPS will grow 475.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $69.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.23.
Last quarter, AAON booked revenue of $76.8 million. GAAP reported sales were 4.0% higher than the prior-year quarter's $73.8 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 $0.24. GAAP EPS of $0.24 for Q3 were 4.3% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.23 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 22.3%, 300 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 13.5%, 160 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 7.8%, 20 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $294.5 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.02.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 265 members out of 278 rating the stock outperform, and 13 members rating it underperform. Among 84 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 84 give AAON a green thumbs-up, and give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on AAON is hold, with an average price target of $19.00.
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