Spirit AeroSystems Holdings (NYS: SPR) is expected to report Q2 earnings on Aug. 6. 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 Spirit AeroSystems Holdings's revenues will grow 9.5% and EPS will expand 1.9%.
The average estimate for revenue is $1.47 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.53.
Last quarter, Spirit AeroSystems Holdings reported revenue of $1.44 billion. GAAP reported sales were 14% higher than the prior-year quarter's $1.27 billion.
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.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.61. GAAP EPS of $0.57 for Q1 were 9.6% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.52 per share.
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 preceding quarter, gross margin was 14.3%, 40 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 10.8%, 110 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 5.6%, 20 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $5.98 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.20.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 312 members out of 328 rating the stock outperform, and 16 members rating it underperform. Among 92 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 89 give Spirit AeroSystems Holdings 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 Spirit AeroSystems Holdings is outperform, with an average price target of $19.79.
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