American Railcar Industries Earnings: What Investors Should Watch
American Railcar Industries (NASDAQ:ARII) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, July 24th. American Railcar Industries, Inc. manufactures railroad rolling stock. The Company produces and repairs covered hopper and tank railcars, and offers fleet management services. American Railcar markets its products to companies that lease the cars to third parties, shippers, and railroads.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to American Railcar Industries Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.82 per share on revenues of $168.32 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 10.23.
Analysts have a more negative outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings has fallen from a profit of $0.98 to a profit $0.92. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $3.5, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how American Railcar Industries has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||809||423||274||519||712|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.47||0.73||-1.27||0.20||2.99|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||154.21||168.23||207.68||195.11|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.63||0.66||1.14||0.84|
American Railcar Industries has beat analyst estimates 3 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a boost if the company beats estimates.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)