DENTSPLY International (NAS: XRAY) reported earnings on May 9. Here are the numbers you need to know.
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended March 31 (Q1), DENTSPLY International met expectations on revenues and missed estimates on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue grew slightly. Non-GAAP earnings per share was unchanged. GAAP earnings per share increased significantly.
Gross margins dropped, operating margins grew, net margins increased.
DENTSPLY International reported revenue of $732.1 million. The nine analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ anticipated sales of $733.5 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were the same as the prior-year quarter's.
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 $0.52. The 14 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ anticipated $0.56 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.52 were the same as the prior-year quarter. GAAP EPS of $0.49 for Q1 were 32% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.37 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 53.0%, 180 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 12.8%, 40 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 9.8%, 240 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $786.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.65.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $3.02 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.38.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 203 members out of 217 rating the stock outperform, and 14 members rating it underperform. Among 74 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 71 give DENTSPLY International a green thumbs-up, and three give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on DENTSPLY International is outperform, with an average price target of $43.06.
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