Total System Services (NYSE: TSS ) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 23. 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 Total System Services's revenues will increase 3.9% and EPS will wither -5.7%.
The average estimate for revenue is $480.8 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.33.
Last quarter, Total System Services booked revenue of $465.0 million. GAAP reported sales were 0.8% higher than the prior-year quarter's $461.2 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 $0.33. GAAP EPS of $0.30 were the same as 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 31.1%, 10 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 16.9%, 150 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 12.3%, 10 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.01 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.43.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 193 members out of 208 rating the stock outperform, and 15 members rating it underperform. Among 66 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 63 give Total System Services a green thumbs-up, and three give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Total System Services is hold, with an average price target of $25.32.
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