The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict IAC/InterActiveCorp's revenues will improve 36.9% and EPS will expand 14.5%.
The average estimate for revenue is $664.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.71.
Last quarter, IAC/InterActiveCorp booked revenue of $640.6 million. GAAP reported sales were 39% higher than the prior-year quarter's $460.2 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 $0.51. GAAP EPS of $0.38 for Q1 were 100% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.19 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 65.1%, 260 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 9.8%, 170 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 5.4%, 150 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.67 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.73.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 338 members out of 375 rating the stock outperform, and 37 members rating it underperform. Among 125 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 115 give IAC/InterActiveCorp a green thumbs-up, and 10 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on IAC/InterActiveCorp is outperform, with an average price target of $53.00.
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