Take-Two Interactive Software (Nasdaq: TTWO ) is expected to report Q1 earnings on July 30. 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 Take-Two Interactive Software's revenues will wither -44.4% and EPS will remain in the red.
The average estimate for revenue is $125.8 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.56.
Last quarter, Take-Two Interactive Software reported revenue of $303.1 million. GAAP reported sales were much higher than the prior-year quarter's $148.1 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 $0.38. GAAP EPS were $0.24 for Q4 versus -$0.80 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 48.5%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 9.7%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 7.5%, much better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $1.86 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.35.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 1,152 members out of 1,243 rating the stock outperform, and 91 members rating it underperform. Among 318 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 301 give Take-Two Interactive Software a green thumbs-up, and 17 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Take-Two Interactive Software is outperform, with an average price target of $16.32.
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