The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), Schawk beat expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue dropped. Non-GAAP earnings per share grew significantly. GAAP loss per share expanded.
Gross margins increased, operating margins grew, net margins dropped.
Schawk logged revenue of $110.5 million. The one analyst polled by S&P Capital IQ expected revenue of $100.4 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 4.9% lower than the prior-year quarter's $116.3 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
EPS came in at $0.18. The one earnings estimate compiled by S&P Capital IQ predicted $0.14 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.18 for Q2 were 80% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.10 per share. GAAP EPS were -$0.16 for Q2 versus -$0.06 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 39.8%, 550 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 8.2%, 320 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -3.7%, 240 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.17.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $457.0 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.63.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Schawk is buy, with an average price target of $18.00.
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