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Titan International's Upcoming Earnings: What You Need To Know

By Seth Jayson - Updated Apr 10, 2017 at 1:44PM

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Checking expectations

Titan International (NYSE: TWI) is expected to report Q1 earnings on April 25. 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 Titan International's revenues will grow 26.6% and EPS will wane -52.6%.

The average estimate for revenue is $586.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.37.

Revenue details
Last quarter, Titan International reported revenue of $493.6 million. GAAP reported sales were 23% higher than the prior-year quarter's $402.9 million.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

EPS details
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.09. GAAP EPS were -$0.07 for Q4 compared to $0.29 per share for the prior-year quarter.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

Recent performance
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 9.7%, 430 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -0.2%, 500 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -0.7%, 430 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead

The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.47 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.23.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 209 members out of 233 rating the stock outperform, and 24 members rating it underperform. Among 60 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 55 give Titan International a green thumbs-up, and five give it a red thumbs-down.

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Titan International is buy, with an average price target of $28.95.

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