Will These Numbers from Navios Maritime Partners Be Good Enough for You?
Navios Maritime Partners (NYS: NMM) is expected to report Q2 earnings around 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 Navios Maritime Partners's revenues will wither -2.4% and EPS will decrease -24.1%.
The average estimate for revenue is $47.9 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.22.
Last quarter, Navios Maritime Partners tallied revenue of $50.3 million. GAAP reported sales were 4.8% higher than the prior-year quarter's $48.0 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 $0.24. GAAP EPS of $0.24 for Q1 were 20% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.30 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 93.8%, 50 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 37.1%, 270 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 32.3%, 300 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $190.6 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.85.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 234 members out of 246 rating the stock outperform, and 12 members rating it underperform. Among 60 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 59 give Navios Maritime Partners a green thumbs-up, and one give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Navios Maritime Partners is hold, with an average price target of $14.21.
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