The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Trex's revenues will grow 11.6% and EPS will increase 51.4%.
The average estimate for revenue is $107.2 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.12.
Last quarter, Trex reported revenue of $46.2 million. GAAP reported sales were 10% lower than the prior-year quarter's $51.5 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 -$0.13. GAAP EPS were -$0.22 for Q4 versus -$1.19 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 29.1%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -3.6%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -7.8%, much better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $344.0 million. The average EPS estimate is $2.81.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 128 members out of 183 rating the stock outperform, and 55 members rating it underperform. Among 62 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 46 give Trex a green thumbs-up, and 16 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Trex is outperform, with an average price target of $42.67.
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