Will NetSuite Beat These Analyst Estimates?
NetSuite (NYS: N) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 25. 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 NetSuite's revenues will grow 34.6% and EPS will wane -66.7%.
The average estimate for revenue is $100.6 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.02.
Last quarter, NetSuite logged revenue of $91.6 million. GAAP reported sales were 32% higher than the prior-year quarter's $69.3 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.04. GAAP EPS were -$0.18 for Q1 against -$0.11 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 67.6%, 240 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -14.4%, 410 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -14.2%, 310 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $407.7 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.27.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 239 members out of 333 rating the stock outperform, and 94 members rating it underperform. Among 95 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 70 give NetSuite a green thumbs-up, and 25 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on NetSuite is outperform, with an average price target of $73.83.
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