What to Expect from ARC Document Solutions
ARC Document Solutions (NYS: ARC) is expected to report Q2 earnings on Aug. 6. 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 ARC Document Solutions's revenues will decrease -2.0% and EPS will increase 100.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $104.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.04.
Last quarter, ARC Document Solutions reported revenue of $100.0 million. GAAP reported sales were 3.4% lower than the prior-year quarter's $103.6 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
Last quarter, EPS came in at $0.01. GAAP EPS were $0.01 for Q1 compared to -$0.11 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 32.4%, 160 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 6.9%, 320 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 0.4%, 510 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $401.1 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.08.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 520 members out of 558 rating the stock outperform, and 38 members rating it underperform. Among 188 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 177 give ARC Document Solutions a green thumbs-up, and 11 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on ARC Document Solutions is outperform, with an average price target of $6.00.
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