Wabash National (NYSE: WNC) is expected to report Q1 earnings on April 30. 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 Wabash National's revenues will grow 20.3% and EPS will decrease 0.0%.

The average estimate for revenue is $334.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.10.

Revenue details
Last quarter, Wabash National reported revenue of $415.8 million. GAAP reported sales were 22% higher than the prior-year quarter's $341.7 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 $0.32. GAAP EPS of $1.16 for Q4 were much higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.11 per share.

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 13.1%, 710 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.1%, 460 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 19.3%, much better than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead

The full year's average estimate for revenue is $1.68 billion. The average EPS estimate is $0.83.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 93 members out of 148 rating the stock outperform, and 55 members rating it underperform. Among 37 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 23 give Wabash National a green thumbs-up, and 14 give it a red thumbs-down.

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Wabash National is buy, with an average price target of $12.50.

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