TRW Automotive Holdings (NYS: TRW) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 31. 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 TRW Automotive Holdings' revenues will contract 1.2% and EPS will decrease 22.6%.
The average estimate for revenue is $4.18 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.54.
Last quarter, TRW Automotive Holdings recorded revenue of $4.21 billion. GAAP reported sales were 2.4% higher than the prior-year quarter's $4.11 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 $1.62. GAAP EPS of $1.59 for Q1 were 25% lower than the prior-year quarter's $2.13 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 11.3%, 110 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.7%, 150 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 4.9%, 190 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $16.36 billion. The average EPS estimate is $5.84.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 198 members out of 247 rating the stock outperform, and 49 members rating it underperform. Among 74 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 58 give TRW Automotive Holdings a green thumbs-up, and 16 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on TRW Automotive Holdings is buy, with an average price target of $62.82.
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