It's Showtime for TriQuint Semiconductor
TriQuint Semiconductor (NAS: TQNT) 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 TriQuint Semiconductor's revenues will expand 5.6% and EPS will remain in the red.
The average estimate for revenue is $188.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.11.
Last quarter, TriQuint Semiconductor chalked up revenue of $184.2 million. GAAP reported sales were 15% lower than the prior-year quarter's $216.7 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 -$0.17. GAAP EPS were -$0.17 for Q1 against $0.01 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 21.0%, 790 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -18.8%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -15.2%, much worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $867.8 million. The average EPS estimate is -$0.10.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 568 members out of 586 rating the stock outperform, and 18 members rating it underperform. Among 92 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 87 give TriQuint Semiconductor a green thumbs-up, and five give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on TriQuint Semiconductor is hold, with an average price target of $5.71.
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