American Eagle Outfitters Earnings: What Investors Should Watch
American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO) will report earnings before markets open on Wednesday, May 22nd. American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. retails men’s and women’s casual apparel, footwear, outerwear, and accessories. The Company’s products include jeans, khakis, T-shirts, and other similar apparel. American Eagle operates in the United States.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to American Eagle Outfitters Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.17 per share on revenues of $677.95 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 17.14.
Analysts have a neutral outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings is a profit of $0.24 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.49, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how American Eagle Outfitters has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||2,989||2,940||2,945||3,120||3,476|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.86||0.81||0.70||0.77||1.16|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jan. 31, 2012||Apr. 30, 2012||Jul. 31, 2012||Oct. 31, 2012||Jan. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,028||719.09||739.68||910.37||1,117|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.2617||0.20||0.09||0.39||0.4679|
American Eagle Outfitters has beat analyst estimates 2 times in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)