The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict DigitalGlobe's revenues will grow 46.0% and EPS will shrink to a loss.
The average estimate for revenue is $148.7 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.23.
Last quarter, DigitalGlobe recorded revenue of $127.6 million. GAAP reported sales were 47% higher than the prior-year quarter's $87.0 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 -$0.17. GAAP EPS were -$0.96 for Q1 versus $0.08 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 70.6%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -15.4%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -47.5%, much worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $635.6 million. The average EPS estimate is -$0.62.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 101 members out of 107 rating the stock outperform, and six members rating it underperform. Among 30 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 29 give DigitalGlobe 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 DigitalGlobe is outperform, with an average price target of $32.06.
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