Global Power Equipment Group (Nasdaq: GLPW ) is expected to report Q1 earnings on May 9. 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 Global Power Equipment Group's revenues will increase 9.0% and EPS will increase 180.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $113.8 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.14.
Last quarter, Global Power Equipment Group reported revenue of $152.2 million. GAAP reported sales were 32% higher than the prior-year quarter's $115.0 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.85. GAAP EPS of $0.84 for Q4 were 87% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.45 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 20.7%, 90 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 8.7%, 150 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 9.4%, 260 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $500.3 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.84.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 29 members out of 29 rating the stock outperform, and members rating it underperform. Among five CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), five give Global Power Equipment Group 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 Global Power Equipment Group is outperform, with an average price target of $19.40.
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