NetSuite (NYSE: N ) is expected to report Q1 earnings on April 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 NetSuite's revenues will grow 31.2% and EPS will decrease -50.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $91.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.03.
Last quarter, NetSuite reported revenue of $85.0 million. GAAP reported sales were 33% higher than the prior-year quarter's $64.1 million.
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 $0.06. GAAP EPS were -$0.13 for Q4 compared to -$0.11 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 68.2%, 200 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -10.2%, 70 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -11.3%, 60 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $401.7 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.27.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 234 members out of 327 rating the stock outperform, and 93 members rating it underperform. Among 85 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 57 give NetSuite a green thumbs-up, and 28 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on NetSuite is hold, with an average price target of $55.53.
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