Informatica (NAS: INFA) reported earnings on Oct. 25. Here are the numbers you need to know.
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended Sep. 30 (Q3), Informatica met expectations on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue shrank slightly and GAAP earnings per share dropped significantly.
Margins contracted across the board.
Informatica reported revenue of $190.3 million. The 23 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ expected revenue of $190.0 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 2.8% lower than the prior-year quarter's $195.9 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 $0.27. The 22 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.26 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.14 for Q3 were 42% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.24 per share.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 83.4%, 50 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 14.3%, 500 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 8.1%, 570 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $217.0 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.38.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $793.5 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.28.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 236 members out of 256 rating the stock outperform, and 20 members rating it underperform. Among 72 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 70 give Informatica a green thumbs-up, and two give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Informatica is outperform, with an average price target of $37.50.
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