PulteGroup (NYSE: PHM) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 25. 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 PulteGroup's revenues will grow 30.2% and EPS will grow 163.6%.

The average estimate for revenue is $1.39 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.29.

Revenue details
Last quarter, PulteGroup reported revenue of $1.16 billion. GAAP reported sales were 32% higher than the prior-year quarter's $881.0 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, EPS came in at $0.21. GAAP EPS were $0.21 for Q1 versus -$0.03 per share for the prior-year quarter.

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 18.7%, 520 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.2%, 810 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 7.0%, 830 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead

The full year's average estimate for revenue is $6.01 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.36.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 622 members out of 1,296 rating the stock outperform, and 674 members rating it underperform. Among 330 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 167 give PulteGroup a green thumbs-up, and 163 give it a red thumbs-down.

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on PulteGroup is hold, with an average price target of $20.34.

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