Can Endeavour International Beat These Numbers?
Aug 2nd 2013 1:23AM
Updated Aug 2nd 2013 1:26AM
Endeavour International (NYS: END) is expected to report Q2 earnings around 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 Endeavour International's revenues will grow 220.5% and EPS will remain in the red.
The average estimate for revenue is $73.7 million. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is -$0.21.
Last quarter, Endeavour International reported revenue of $57.7 million. GAAP reported sales were much higher than the prior-year quarter's $15.2 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.
Last quarter, non-GAAP EPS came in at -$0.27. GAAP EPS were -$0.31 for Q1 versus -$0.94 per share for the prior-year quarter.
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.
For the preceding quarter, gross margin was 69.7%, 200 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 20.4%, much better than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was -24.4%, much better than the prior-year quarter.
The full year's average estimate for revenue is $333.7 million. The average EPS estimate is -$0.56.
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 168 members out of 182 rating the stock outperform, and 14 members rating it underperform. Among 37 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 29 give Endeavour International a green thumbs-up, and eight give it a red thumbs-down.
Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Endeavour International is outperform, with an average price target of $5.54.
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