MakeMyTrip Goes Negative

MakeMyTrip (NAS: MMYT) reported earnings on May 22. Here are the numbers you need to know.

The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended March 31 (Q4), MakeMyTrip met expectations on revenues and missed expectations on earnings per share.

Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue dropped slightly. Non-GAAP earnings per share dropped to a loss. GAAP earnings per share contracted to a loss.


Margins shrank across the board.

Revenue details
MakeMyTrip logged revenue of $21.8 million. The five analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ expected revenue of $22.1 million on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were 18% higher than the prior-year quarter's $47.0 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 -$0.17. The five earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ forecast -$0.06 per share. Non-GAAP EPS were -$0.17 for Q4 against $0.08 per share for the prior-year quarter. GAAP EPS were -$0.54 for Q4 versus $0.17 per share for the prior-year quarter.

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 21.7%, 650 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was -15.8%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -37.0%, much worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)

Looking ahead
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $24.9 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.02.

Next year's average estimate for revenue is $106.2 million. The average EPS estimate is $0.10.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a one-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 41 members out of 61 rating the stock outperform, and 20 members rating it underperform. Among 14 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), nine give MakeMyTrip 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 MakeMyTrip is outperform, with an average price target of $15.75.

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