The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Astronics's revenues will grow 6.6% and EPS will wither -8.7%.
The average estimate for revenue is $69.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.42.
Last quarter, Astronics reported revenue of $67.4 million. GAAP reported sales were 10% higher than the prior-year quarter's $61.2 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 $0.37. GAAP EPS of $0.38 for Q4 were 12% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.34 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 26.0%, 240 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 11.8%, 460 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 8.4%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $300.4 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.78.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 294 members out of 308 rating the stock outperform, and 14 members rating it underperform. Among 60 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 57 give Astronics a green thumbs-up, and three give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Astronics is buy, with an average price target of $33.67.
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