AmSurg (NAS: AMSG) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 24. 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 AmSurg's revenues will grow 14.8% and EPS will grow 9.8%.
The average estimate for revenue is $265.8 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.56.
Last quarter, AmSurg logged revenue of $260.1 million. GAAP reported sales were 14% higher than the prior-year quarter's $228.9 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 $0.52. GAAP EPS of $0.56 for Q1 were 17% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.48 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 54.2%, 30 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 30.6%, 10 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 6.8%, 30 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $1.07 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.17.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 147 members out of 154 rating the stock outperform, and seven members rating it underperform. Among 58 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 57 give AmSurg a green thumbs-up, and one give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on AmSurg is hold, with an average price target of $29.50.
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