Syntel (NAS: SYNT) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 18. 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 Syntel's revenues will grow 10.3% and EPS will increase 1.0%.
The average estimate for revenue is $197.5 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.05.
Last quarter, Syntel logged revenue of $189.1 million. GAAP reported sales were 11% higher than the prior-year quarter's $170.7 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, EPS came in at $1.11. GAAP EPS of $1.11 for Q1 were 13% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.98 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 41.1%, 70 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 27.4%, 130 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 24.5%, 60 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $803.6 million. The average EPS estimate is $4.49.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 208 members out of 222 rating the stock outperform, and 14 members rating it underperform. Among 67 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 64 give Syntel 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 Syntel is outperform, with an average price target of $65.75.
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