Fabrinet (NYS: FN) is expected to report Q2 earnings on Feb. 4. 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 Fabrinet's revenues will grow 66.7% and EPS will grow 100.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $161.1 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.36.
Last quarter, Fabrinet logged revenue of $158.6 million. GAAP reported sales were 15% lower than the prior-year quarter's $186.3 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 $0.36. GAAP EPS of $0.46 for Q1 were 2.2% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.45 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 11.2%, 110 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 7.5%, 120 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 10.1%, 170 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $650.3 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.50.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 23 members out of 28 rating the stock outperform, and five members rating it underperform. Among six CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), four give Fabrinet 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 Fabrinet is outperform, with an average price target of $15.30.
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