Sirona Dental Systems (NAS: SIRO) is expected to report Q3 earnings on Aug. 3. 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 Sirona Dental Systems' revenues will wane 4.3% and EPS will wither 1.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $234.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.77.
Last quarter, Sirona Dental Systems reported revenue of $231.9 million. GAAP reported sales were 8.0% higher than the prior-year quarter's $214.7 million.
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 $0.64. GAAP EPS of $0.54 for Q2 were 5.9% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.51 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 53.8%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 17.3%, 170 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 13.2%, 50 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $956.5 million. The average EPS estimate is $3.01.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 103 members out of 115 rating the stock outperform, and 12 members rating it underperform. Among 37 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 33 give Sirona Dental Systems a green thumbs-up, and four give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Sirona Dental Systems is outperform, with an average price target of $56.19.
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