3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 30. 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 3D Systems's revenues will grow 37.1% and EPS will increase 45.5%.

The average estimate for revenue is $114.6 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.16.

Revenue details
Last quarter, 3D Systems logged revenue of $102.1 million. GAAP reported sales were 31% higher than the prior-year quarter's $77.9 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 $0.06. GAAP EPS of $0.06 for Q1 were 25% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.08 per share.

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 52.4%, 250 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 19.3%, 340 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 5.8%, 210 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead

The full year's average estimate for revenue is $483.7 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.62.

Investor sentiment

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on 3D Systems is outperform, with an average price target of $39.14.

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