Newmont Mining (NYS: NEM) is expected to report Q3 earnings on Nov. 1. 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 Newmont Mining's revenues will wane -6.5% and EPS will wane -24.8%.
The average estimate for revenue is $2.57 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.97.
Last quarter, Newmont Mining reported revenue of $2.23 billion. GAAP reported sales were 6.5% lower than the prior-year quarter's $2.38 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 $0.59. GAAP EPS of $0.56 for Q2 were 27% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.77 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 54.3%, 540 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 27.1%, 990 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 12.5%, 370 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $10.35 billion. The average EPS estimate is $3.93.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 1,151 members out of 1,236 rating the stock outperform, and 85 members rating it underperform. Among 277 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 259 give Newmont Mining a green thumbs-up, and 18 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Newmont Mining is outperform, with an average price target of $65.62.
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