Texas Instruments (NAS: TXN) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 23. 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 Texas Instruments' revenues will wane -3.3% and EPS will drop -34.4%.
The average estimate for revenue is $3.34 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.40.
Last quarter, Texas Instruments recorded revenue of $3.12 billion. GAAP reported sales were 8.0% lower than the prior-year quarter's $3.39 billion.
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 $0.33. GAAP EPS of $0.22 for Q1 were 60% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.55 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 47.6%, 420 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 16.5%, 1,120 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 8.5%, 1,110 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $13.57 billion. The average EPS estimate is $1.72.
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Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Texas Instruments is outperform, with an average price target of $35.39.
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