The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Convergys's revenues will expand 2.0% and EPS will expand 26.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $501.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.24.
Last quarter, Convergys chalked up revenue of $493.5 million. GAAP reported sales were 0.8% lower than the prior-year quarter's $497.5 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 $0.27. GAAP EPS of $0.22 were the same as the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 35.5%, 60 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.4%, 160 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 5.1%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.06 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.07.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 97 members out of 117 rating the stock outperform, and 20 members rating it underperform. Among 26 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 23 give Convergys 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 Convergys is hold, with an average price target of $17.58.
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