Colony Financial Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Finally End?
Colony Financial (NYSE:CLNY) will report earnings after markets close on Monday, May 6th. Colony Financial Inc is a real estate finance company. The Company acquires, originates, and manages a diversified portfolio of real estate related debt instruments.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Colony Financial Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.32 per share on revenues of $32.40 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 16.81.
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 $0.39 to a profit $0.37. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.5, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Colony Financial has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||27.42||65.47||107.16|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.18||1.46||1.32|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||19.18||21.82||25.61||27.05||32.67|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.3381||0.37||0.36||0.30||0.3079|
Colony Financial has missed analyst estimates 4 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a bust if the company misses estimates.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)