Affymetrix (NAS: AFFX) reported earnings on July 31. Here are the numbers you need to know.
The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), Affymetrix beat slightly on revenues and exceeded expectations on earnings per share.
Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue grew significantly. Non-GAAP earnings per share grew. GAAP earnings per share dropped to a loss.
Gross margins grew, operating margins expanded, net margins dropped.
Affymetrix logged revenue of $79.5 million. The 11 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ hoped for sales of $78.5 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 20% higher than the prior-year quarter's $66.4 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
EPS came in at $0.04. The 13 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.00 per share. Non-GAAP EPS were $0.04 for Q2 versus -$0.02 per share for the prior-year quarter. GAAP EPS were -$0.09 for Q2 compared to $0.43 per share for the prior-year quarter.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures are normalized by S&P Capital IQ and may vary to maintain comparability with normalized estimates.
For the quarter, gross margin was 53.1%, 160 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -4.2%, 470 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -7.7%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $78.6 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.01.
Next year's average estimate for revenue is $318.7 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.02.
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 341 members out of 405 rating the stock outperform, and 64 members rating it underperform. Among 102 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 89 give Affymetrix a green thumbs-up, and 13 give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Affymetrix is hold, with an average price target of $4.67.
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