Will These Numbers from Textainer Group Holdings Be Good Enough for You?

Textainer Group Holdings (NYS: TGH) 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 Textainer Group Holdings's revenues will grow 14.4% and EPS will grow 7.9%.

The average estimate for revenue is $137.3 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.96.


Revenue details
Last quarter, Textainer Group Holdings booked revenue of $128.8 million. GAAP reported sales were 9.6% higher than the prior-year quarter's $117.5 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 details
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.81. GAAP EPS of $0.85 for Q1 were 14% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.99 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.

Recent performance
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 91.1%, 480 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 59.5%, 160 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 37.5%, 500 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead

The full year's average estimate for revenue is $551.6 million. The average EPS estimate is $3.80.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a five-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 369 members out of 377 rating the stock outperform, and eight members rating it underperform. Among 117 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 116 give Textainer Group Holdings 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 Textainer Group Holdings is outperform, with an average price target of $44.75.

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