Builders Firstsource Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Builders Firstsource (NASDAQ:BLDR) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, July 25th. Builders FirstSource, Inc. manufactures and distributes building products to professional homebuilders.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Builders Firstsource Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $-0.04 per share on revenues of $378.41 million.
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 loss of $0.01 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a loss of $0.13, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Builders Firstsource has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,035||678||700||779||1,071|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-3.91||-1.58||-1.04||-0.68||-0.60|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||271.92||291.78||287.59||319.70|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-0.13||-0.14||-0.13||-0.12|
Builders Firstsource has beat analyst estimates 1 time 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)