Concurrent Computer Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?

Concurrent Computer (NASDAQ:CCUR) will report earnings after markets close on Tuesday, April 30th. Concurrent Computer Corporation provides computer systems for both the emerging video-on-demand market and real-time applications. The Company provides VOD servers and related software primarily to residential cable television operators and markets its computer systems to government agencies, government suppliers, and commercial markets.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Concurrent Computer Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.09 per share on revenues of $16.30 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 40.30.

Analyst Trends:

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 loss of $0.03 to a profit $0.09. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.3, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Concurrent Computer has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 70.82 71.64 60.42 66.80 60.30
Diluted EPS ($) 0.03 -1.75 -0.12 -0.39 -0.34

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 ($) in millions 16.41 16.29 14.71 15.00 16.59
Diluted EPS ($) -0.10 0.04 0.0241 0.04 0.08

Past Performance:
Concurrent Computer has beat analyst estimates 4 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)