MSC Industrial Direct Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement
Msc Industrial Direct Co. (NYSE:MSM) will report earnings before markets open on Wednesday, July 10th. MSC Industrial Direct Co., Inc. is a direct marketer and supplier of a broad range of metalworking and maintenance and repair supplies. The Company markets its products to industrial customers throughout the United States.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Msc Industrial Direct Co. Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.97 per share on revenues of $635.66 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 18.65.
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 $1.11 to a profit $1.02. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $3.9, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Msc Industrial Direct Co. has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,780||1,490||1,692||2,022||2,356|
|Diluted EPS ($)||3.04||2.00||2.37||3.43||4.09|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||May. 31, 2012||Aug. 31, 2012||Nov. 30, 2012||Feb. 28, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||611.97||635.27||577.49||569.46|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.10||1.09||1.00||0.88|
Msc Industrial Direct Co. has beat analyst estimates 1 time 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)