Are You Expecting This from Goodyear Tire & Rubber?

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Goodyear Tire & Rubber (NAS: GT) is expected to report Q2 earnings on July 30. 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 Goodyear Tire & Rubber's revenues will shrink -5.1% and EPS will wither -14.0%.

The average estimate for revenue is $4.88 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.49.


Revenue details
Last quarter, Goodyear Tire & Rubber reported revenue of $4.85 billion. GAAP reported sales were 12% lower than the prior-year quarter's $5.53 billion.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

EPS details
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.45. GAAP EPS were $0.10 for Q1 versus -$0.05 per share for the prior-year quarter.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

Recent performance
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 18.9%, 210 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 5.6%, 80 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 0.7%, 80 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead

The full year's average estimate for revenue is $20.27 billion. The average EPS estimate is $2.13.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a two-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 494 members out of 594 rating the stock outperform, and 100 members rating it underperform. Among 139 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 119 give Goodyear Tire & Rubber a green thumbs-up, and 20 give it a red thumbs-down.

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Goodyear Tire & Rubber is outperform, with an average price target of $16.21.

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