Interval Leisure Group
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended March 31 (Q1), Interval Leisure Group beat expectations on revenue and met expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue increased and GAAP earnings per share grew significantly.
Gross margins shrank, operating margins grew, net margins increased.
Interval Leisure Group logged revenue of $126.7 million. The two analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ expected to see revenue of $122.2 million on the same basis. GAAP-reported sales were 8.3% higher than the prior-year quarter's $117 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
EPS came in at $0.27. The three earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.27 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.27 for Q1 were 17% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.23 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 66.2%, 170 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 27.1%, 40 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 12.0%, 70 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $109.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.17.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $446.5 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.81.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 10 members rating the stock outperform and 12 members rating it underperform. Among nine CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), five give Interval Leisure Group a green thumbs-up, and four give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Interval Leisure Group is outperform, with an average price target of $19.
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