Move (NAS: MOVE) reported earnings on May 2. Here are the numbers you need to know.
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended March 31 (Q1), Move met expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue grew. Non-GAAP earnings per share increased significantly. GAAP earnings per share stayed the same.
Margins contracted across the board.
Move reported revenue of $54.2 million. The three analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ foresaw sales of $53.8 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 14% higher than the prior-year quarter's $47.7 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
EPS came in at $0.09. The three earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ anticipated $0.08 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.09 for Q1 were 200% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.03 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.00 were the same as the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 76.6%, 320 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -1.2%, 260 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -0.2%, 190 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $56.3 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.08.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $224.7 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.43.
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 110 members out of 203 rating the stock outperform, and 93 members rating it underperform. Among 69 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 29 give Move a green thumbs-up, and 40 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Move is buy, with an average price target of $13.67.
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