Consolidated Tomoka L Earnings Are on Deck

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Consolidated Tomoka L (AMEX: CTO) is expected to report Q4 earnings around Feb. 17. Here's what Wall Street wants to see:

The 10-second takeaway
Comparing the upcoming quarter to the prior-year quarter, average analyst estimates predict Consolidated Tomoka L's revenues will grow 4.7% and EPS will compress -141.7%.

The average estimate for revenue is $4.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.05.


Revenue details
Last quarter, Consolidated Tomoka L reported revenue of $3.8 million. GAAP reported sales were 14% higher than the prior-year quarter's $3.2 million.

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

EPS details
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at -$0.02. GAAP EPS were -$0.10 for Q3 versus -$0.74 per share for the prior-year quarter.

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

Recent performance
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 53.9%, 960 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -4.7%, 780 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -15.2%, 11,620 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead

The full year's average estimate for revenue is $17.2 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.12.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 51 members out of 75 rating the stock outperform, and 24 members rating it underperform. Among 27 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 20 give Consolidated Tomoka L a green thumbs-up, and seven give it a red thumbs-down.

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