1-800-flowers.com Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

1-800-flowers.com (NASDAQ:FLWS) will report earnings before markets open on Tuesday, April 30th. 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. is an e-commerce provider of floral products and gifts. The Company’s product offerings, including fresh-cut and seasonal flowers, plants, floral arrangements, and home and garden merchandise, can be purchased online or by calling its toll-free telephone number.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to 1-800-flowers.com Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.04 per share on revenues of $194.57 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 26.78.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.02 to a profit $0.01. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.22, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how 1-800-flowers.com has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 919.39 713.95 667.71 671.60 716.26
Diluted EPS ($) 0.32 -1.55 -0.07 0.09 0.27

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 ($) in millions 239.84 179.66 179.56 120.87 253.02
Diluted EPS ($) 0.25 0.00 0.0277 -0.07 0.24

Past Performance:
1-800-flowers.com 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)