The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended March 30 (Q3), JDS Uniphase missed estimates on revenues and missed estimates on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue contracted slightly. Non-GAAP earnings per share dropped. GAAP loss per share grew.
Margins dropped across the board.
JDS Uniphase booked revenue of $405.3 million. The 10 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ wanted to see sales of $417.4 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were the same as the prior-year quarter's.
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 $0.10. The 14 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.11 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.10 for Q3 were 9.1% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.11 per share. GAAP EPS were -$0.12 for Q3 compared to -$0.08 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 quarter, gross margin was 42.5%, 240 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -5.2%, 390 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -6.9%, 260 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $444.5 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.18.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $1.71 billion. The average EPS estimate is $0.62.
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