Capella Education Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Capella Education (NASDAQ:CPLA) will report earnings before markets open on Tuesday, July 23rd. Capella Education Company is an online post-secondary education services company. The Company offers doctoral, master’s and bachelor’s programs through their subsidiary.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Capella Education Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.66 per share on revenues of $102.66 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 16.49.
Analysts have a more positive outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings has risen from a profit of $0.4 to a profit $0.41. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.53, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Capella Education has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||272||335||426||430||422|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.66||2.51||3.64||3.40||2.76|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||106.18||99.31||107.00||105.24|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.85||0.39||0.68||0.70|
Capella Education 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)