Guess? Earnings Preview
Guess? (NYS: GES) will try to beat its earnings estimates for the fifth consecutive quarter. The company will unveil its latest earnings on Wednesday. Guess? designs, markets, distributes, and licenses a collection of contemporary apparel and accessories.
What analysts say:
- Buy, sell, or hold?: Half of analysts think investors should stand pat on Guess? while the remaining half rate the stock as a buy half of analysts think investors should stand pat on Guess?. Analysts like Guess? better than competitor Liz Claiborne overall. One out of four analysts rate Liz Claiborne a buy compared to five of 10 for Guess?. Wall Street has warmed to the stock over the past three months, with analysts increasing their endorsement from hold to moderate buy.
- Revenue forecasts: On average, analysts predict $655.2 million in revenue this quarter. That would represent a rise of 6.7% from the year-ago quarter.
- Wall Street earnings expectations: The average analyst estimate is earnings of $0.74 per share. Estimates range from $0.70 to $0.76.
What our community says:
CAPS All-Stars are solidly backing the stock with 93.2% granting it an outperform rating. The community at large backs the All-Stars with 91% awarding it a rating of outperform. Fools are keen on Guess? and haven't been shy with their opinions lately, logging 249 posts in the past 30 days. Even with a robust four out of five stars, Guess'? CAPS rating falls a little short of the community's upbeat outlook.
Revenue has now gone up for three straight quarters.
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