Crocs Earnings Are on Deck
Crocs (NAS: CROX) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 24. 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 Crocs's revenues will increase 10.3% and EPS will compress -7.4%.
The average estimate for revenue is $364.9 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.63.
Last quarter, Crocs reported revenue of $311.7 million. GAAP reported sales were 15% higher than the prior-year quarter's $271.8 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.35. GAAP EPS of $0.33 for Q1 were 6.5% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.31 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 53.2%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 12.1%, 280 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 9.3%, 110 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $1.25 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.38.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 1,675 members out of 2,339 rating the stock outperform, and 664 members rating it underperform. Among 467 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 316 give Crocs a green thumbs-up, and 151 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Crocs is outperform, with an average price target of $18.25.
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