Can Toro Meet These Numbers?
Toro (NYS: TTC) is expected to report Q2 earnings on May 23. 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 Toro's revenues will grow 1.0% and EPS will grow 5.3%.
The average estimate for revenue is $698.3 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.19.
Last quarter, Toro logged revenue of $444.7 million. GAAP reported sales were 4.9% higher than the prior-year quarter's $423.8 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 $0.53. GAAP EPS of $0.53 for Q1 were 61% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.33 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 37.3%, 270 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 10.4%, 240 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 7.1%, 240 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.04 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.47.
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 189 members out of 200 rating the stock outperform, and 11 members rating it underperform. Among 72 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 71 give Toro 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 Toro is hold, with an average price target of $39.50.
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