The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), Move beat expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue expanded significantly. Non-GAAP earnings per share increased significantly. GAAP earnings per share dropped significantly.
Margins dropped across the board.
Move reported revenue of $57.5 million. The five analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ predicted a top line of $56.1 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 17% higher than the prior-year quarter's $49.3 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
EPS came in at $0.11. The five earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.09 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.11 for Q2 were 175% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.04 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.01 for Q2 were 75% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.04 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 76.0%, 450 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 0.2%, 240 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 0.8%, 210 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $56.5 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.14.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $225.2 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.48.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 111 members out of 204 rating the stock outperform, and 93 members rating it underperform. Among 72 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 32 give Move a green thumbs-up, and 40 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Move is buy, with an average price target of $14.94.
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