What to Expect from Tupperware Brands
byJan 25th 2013 9:06AM
Tupperware Brands (NYS: TUP) is expected to report Q4 earnings on Jan. 29. 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 Tupperware Brands's revenues will grow 4.5% and EPS will grow 12.7%.
The average estimate for revenue is $706.8 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $1.69.
Last quarter, Tupperware Brands reported revenue of $594.4 million. GAAP reported sales were 1.4% lower than the prior-year quarter's $602.6 million.
Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at $0.95. GAAP EPS of $0.85 for Q3 were 400% higher than the prior-year quarter's $0.17 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 66.5%, about the same as the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 13.0%, 100 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 8.0%, 630 basis points better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $2.58 billion. The average EPS estimate is $4.96.
The stock has a four-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 411 members out of 430 rating the stock outperform, and 19 members rating it underperform. Among 142 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 137 give Tupperware Brands a green thumbs-up, and five give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Tupperware Brands is outperform, with an average price target of $71.00.
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