The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Hanger's revenues will expand 7.8% and EPS will grow 12.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $271.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.56.
Last quarter, Hanger notched revenue of $233.5 million. GAAP reported sales were 7.1% higher than the prior-year quarter's $218.1 million.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.28. GAAP EPS of $0.27 for Q1 were 8.0% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.25 per share.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 32.5%, 30 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 10.4%, 40 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 4.1%, 10 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $1.07 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.08.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 114 members out of 121 rating the stock outperform, and seven members rating it underperform. Among 37 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 36 give Hanger a green thumbs-up, and one give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Hanger is buy, with an average price target of $35.20.
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