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Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict BroadSoft's revenues will grow 5.9% and EPS will shrink -33.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $42.9 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.22.
Last quarter, BroadSoft booked revenue of $39.6 million. GAAP reported sales were 3.3% higher than the prior-year quarter's $38.3 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.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.18. GAAP EPS were -$0.08 for Q1 against $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 preceding quarter, gross margin was 75.4%, 350 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -9.5%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -5.8%, much worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $184.4 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.24.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 33 members out of 115 rating the stock outperform, and 82 members rating it underperform. Among 35 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), six give BroadSoft a green thumbs-up, and 29 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on BroadSoft is outperform, with an average price target of $32.38.
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