Kodiak Oil & Gas Whiffs on Revenues

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Kodiak Oil & Gas (NYS: KOG) reported earnings on Thursday. Here are the numbers you need to know.

The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), Kodiak Oil & Gas whiffed on revenues and met expectations on earnings per share.

Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue expanded significantly and GAAP earnings per share expanded significantly.


Gross margins contracted, operating margins contracted, and net margins grew.

Revenue details
Kodiak Oil & Gas notched revenue of $85.8 million. The 10 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ expected to see revenue of $98.6 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were much higher than the prior-year quarter's $22.1 million.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

EPS details
EPS came in at $0.10. The 17 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.10 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.35 for Q2 were 338% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.08 per share.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

Margin details
For the quarter, gross margin was 79.9%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 30.6%, 3,310 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 108.5%, 4,510 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $138.6 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.15.

Next year's average estimate for revenue is $491.8 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.53.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 754 members rating the stock outperform, and 37 members rating it underperform. Among 118 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 104 give Kodiak Oil & Gas a green thumbs-up, and 14 give it a red thumbs-down.

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Kodiak Oil & Gas is outperform, with an average price target of $11.15.

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