magicJack VocalTec Catches Analysts Sleeping Again

magicJack VocalTec (NAS: CALL) reported earnings on Aug. 8. Here are the numbers you need to know.

The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), magicJack VocalTec beat slightly on revenues and beat expectations on earnings per share.

Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue increased significantly and GAAP earnings per share expanded significantly.


Margins expanded across the board.

Revenue details
magicJack VocalTec reported revenue of $38.6 million. The one analyst polled by S&P Capital IQ expected to see sales of $38.0 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 34% higher than the prior-year quarter's $28.8 million.

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

EPS details
EPS came in at $0.51. The one earnings estimate compiled by S&P Capital IQ predicted $0.48 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.50 for Q2 were 257% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.14 per share.

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

Margin details
For the quarter, gross margin was 60.9%, 290 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 26.8%, 1,820 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 26.6%, 1,560 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.

Looking ahead
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $38.4 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.39.

Next year's average estimate for revenue is $153.6 million. The average EPS estimate is $1.51.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 30 members out of 61 rating the stock outperform, and 31 members rating it underperform. Among 22 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), four give magicJack VocalTec a green thumbs-up, and 18 give it a red thumbs-down.

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on magicJack VocalTec is buy, with an average price target of $28.50.

The article magicJack VocalTec Catches Analysts Sleeping Again originally appeared on Fool.com.

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