Monster Worldwide Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Monster Worldwide (NYSE:MWW) will report earnings before markets open on Thursday, May 2nd. Monster Worldwide, Inc., through its subsidiaries, offers help wanted advertisements over the Internet. The Company charges employers and human resource professionals to post and search advertisements, and allows job seekers to search job postings and post their resumes free of charge. Monster also operates websites that connect companies to highly targeted audiences.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Monster Worldwide Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.08 per share on revenues of $210.47 million.
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 $0.1 to a profit $0.08. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.37, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Monster Worldwide has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,344||905.14||874.92||993.64||890.39|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.03||0.16||-0.27||0.43||-2.27|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||232.40||246.08||237.00||221.71||208.42|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.0889||0.03||0.04||-1.75||-0.6574|
Monster Worldwide has beat analyst estimates 2 times 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)