USANA Health Sciences
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended March 30 (Q1), USANA Health Sciences met expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue expanded. GAAP earnings per share increased significantly.
Gross margins contracted, operating margins grew, net margins grew.
USANA Health Sciences notched revenue of $169.1 million. The four analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ wanted to see sales of $170.4 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 9.7% higher than the prior-year quarter's $154.1 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 $1.28. The five earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $1.16 per share. GAAP EPS of $1.28 for Q1 were 42% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.90 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 82.1%, 20 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 15.7%, 220 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 10.5%, 160 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $176.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.30.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $712.2 million. The average EPS estimate is $5.18.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 225 members out of 407 rating the stock outperform, and 182 members rating it underperform. Among 119 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 53 give USANA Health Sciences a green thumbs-up, and 66 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on USANA Health Sciences is outperform, with an average price target of $57.00.
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