Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (NYS: TEVA) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Feb. 7. 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 Teva Pharmaceutical Industries's revenues will wither -7.5% and EPS will contract -16.4%.
The average estimate for revenue is $5.25 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.33.
Last quarter, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries reported revenue of $4.97 billion. GAAP reported sales were 14% higher than the prior-year quarter's $4.34 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 $1.28. GAAP EPS were -$0.09 for Q3 against $1.03 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 52.3%, 20 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 21.5%, 390 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -1.6%, 2,270 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $20.34 billion. The average EPS estimate is $5.36.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 2,470 members out of 2,540 rating the stock outperform, and 70 members rating it underperform. Among 584 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 576 give Teva Pharmaceutical Industries a green thumbs-up, and eight give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Teva Pharmaceutical Industries is outperform, with an average price target of $50.28.
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