Jos. A Bank Clothiers's Upcoming Earnings: What You Need To Know
Jos. A Bank Clothiers (NAS: JOSB) is expected to report Q1 earnings around June 4. 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 Jos. A Bank Clothiers's revenues will wither -3.0% and EPS will shrink -45.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $195.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.29.
Last quarter, Jos. A Bank Clothiers logged revenue of $354.8 million. GAAP reported sales were 2.4% higher than the prior-year quarter's $346.3 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, EPS came in at $1.01. GAAP EPS of $1.01 for Q4 were 36% lower than the prior-year quarter's $1.58 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 55.9%, 410 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 13.1%, 760 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 8.0%, 470 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $1.09 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.75.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 427 members out of 481 rating the stock outperform, and 54 members rating it underperform. Among 150 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 142 give Jos. A Bank Clothiers a green thumbs-up, and eight give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Jos. A Bank Clothiers is hold, with an average price target of $47.00.
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