The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 29 (Q1), Xilinx beat expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue contracted slightly. GAAP earnings per share grew significantly.
Margins grew across the board.
Xilinx chalked up revenue of $579.0 million. The 24 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ anticipated revenue of $549.3 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 $0.56. The 21 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ predicted $0.48 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.56 for Q1 were 19% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.47 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 69.0%, 300 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 33.3%, 510 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 27.1%, 480 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $562.6 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.49.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $2.30 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.03.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 331 members out of 374 rating the stock outperform, and 43 members rating it underperform. Among 115 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 108 give Xilinx a green thumbs-up, and seven give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Xilinx is outperform, with an average price target of $39.72.
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