Align Technology (NASDAQ:ALGN) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, April 18th. Align Technology, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets the Invisalign System, a method for treating the misalignment of teeth. The Company’s system corrects the misalignment using a series of clear, removable appliances that move teeth to a desired final position.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Align Technology Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.22 per share on revenues of $149.40 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 46.28.
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 $0.32 to a profit $0.3. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.18, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Align Technology has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||303.98||312.33||387.13||479.74||560.04|
|Diluted EPS ($)|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||128.90||135.08||145.63||136.50||142.84|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.25||0.26||0.34||0.00||0.11|
Align Technology 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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