Rockwell Collins Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Rockwell Collins (NYSE:COL) will report earnings before markets open on Friday, July 19th. Rockwell Collins, Inc. designs, produces, markets, and supports electronic communications, avionics, and in-flight entertainment systems. The Company’s systems are used by commercial, military, and government customers located throughout the world.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Rockwell Collins Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $1.16 per share on revenues of $1.17 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 15.73.
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 profit of $1.31 to a profit $1.32. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $4.58, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Rockwell Collins has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||4,769||4,470||4,665||4,806||4,726|
|Diluted EPS ($)||4.16||3.73||3.52||4.06||4.15|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,205.00||1,266.00||1,062.00||1,131.00|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.14||1.06||0.94||1.17|
Rockwell Collins 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)