The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), Support.com met expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue increased significantly. Non-GAAP earnings per share grew. GAAP earnings per share grew.
Margins expanded across the board.
Support.com notched revenue of $20.1 million. The four analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ expected net sales of $20.0 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 16% higher than the prior-year quarter's $17.3 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 $0.07. The four earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.05 per share. Non-GAAP EPS were $0.07 for Q2 compared to -$0.02 per share for the prior-year quarter. GAAP EPS were $0.05 for Q2 against -$0.05 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 54.7%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 13.3%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 12.9%, much better than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $21.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.06.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $84.3 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.23.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 61 members out of 72 rating the stock outperform, and 11 members rating it underperform. Among 18 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 15 give Support.com 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 Support.com is buy, with an average price target of $5.81.
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