The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Cymer's revenues will contract -4.3% and EPS will wither -94.4%.
The average estimate for revenue is $151.5 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.05.
Last quarter, Cymer recorded revenue of $150.5 million. GAAP reported sales were 2.5% lower than the prior-year quarter's $154.4 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, EPS came in at $0.68. GAAP EPS of $0.68 for Q1 were 28% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.94 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 50.2%, 130 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 11.1%, 1,200 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 14.3%, 440 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $615.1 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.86.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 104 members out of 124 rating the stock outperform, and 20 members rating it underperform. Among 39 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 35 give Cymer 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 Cymer is hold, with an average price target of $52.33.
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