Aixtron SE (NAS: AIXG) reported earnings on April 25. Here are the numbers you need to know.
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended March 31 (Q1), Aixtron SE whiffed on revenues and missed expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue shrank. Non-GAAP loss per share grew. GAAP loss per share expanded.
Margins dropped across the board.
Aixtron SE reported revenue of $51.5 million. The 16 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ wanted to see a top line of $72.9 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 8.0% lower than the prior-year quarter's $56.0 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 -$0.34. The five earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ anticipated -$0.11 per share. Non-GAAP EPS were -$0.34 for Q1 compared to -$0.16 per share for the prior-year quarter. GAAP EPS were -$0.96 for Q1 compared to -$0.16 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 quarter, gross margin was -4.1%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -73.8%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -188.9%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $57.6 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.07.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $305.7 million. The average EPS estimate is -$0.49.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 197 members out of 228 rating the stock outperform, and 31 members rating it underperform. Among 43 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 33 give Aixtron SE a green thumbs-up, and 10 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Aixtron SE is hold, with an average price target of $10.99.
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