Cray Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Cray (NASDAQ:CRAY) will report earnings after markets close on Tuesday, April 30th. Cray, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, markets and services high performance computing systems commonly known as supercomputers. The Company’s products provides sustained performance on critical applications, scalability to handle larger problems and the reliability to run jobs to completion.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Cray Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $-0.24 per share on revenues of $70.33 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 5.04.
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 $0.13 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.46, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Cray has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||282.85||284.05||319.39||236.05||421.06|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-1.25||-0.02||0.43||0.40||4.27|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||91.55||112.31||84.18||35.74||188.83|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.7913||0.13||3.91||-0.14||0.3628|
Cray 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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