5 Highly Anticipated Tech Stock Earnings Reports on Deck

Sohu.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:SOHU) will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, April 30, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of 45 cents per share, a decline of 55.4% from the company’s actual earnings for the same quarter a year ago. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from $1.15. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It also has dropped from 46 cents during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 26.6% versus last year to $3.39.

The company has beaten estimates the last four quarters and is coming off a quarter where it topped forecasts by 5 cents, reporting profit of $1.28 per share against a mean estimate of net income of $1.23 per share. Analysts predict a rise of 29.5% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $225.8 million.

Veeco Instruments, Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO) will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, April 30, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for profit of 16 cents per share, a decline of 87.5% from the company’s actual earnings for the same quarter a year ago. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from 39 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It has been unchanged at 16 cents during the last month. For the year, analysts are projecting net income of 98 cents per share, a decline of 79.7% from last year.

Last quarter, the company beat estimates by 7 cents, coming in at profit of 67 cents a share versus the estimate of net income of 60 cents a share. It marked the fourth straight quarter of beating estimates. Analysts are projecting a decline of 50.5% in revenue from the year-earlier quarter to $126 million.

LDK Solar Co. Ltd. (NYSE:LDK) will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, April 30, 2012. The average analyst estimate is for a loss of 73 cents per share, a spike from net income of 95 cents in the year-ago quarter. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from a loss of 70 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It has been unchanged at a loss of 73 cents during the last month. For the year, analysts are projecting net loss of $1.36 per share, a swing from profit of $2.27 last year.

n average, analysts predict $431.6 million in revenue this quarter, a decline of 53.1% from the year-ago quarter. Analysts are forecasting total revenue of $2.19 billion for the year, a decline of 12.7% from last year’s revenue of $2.51 billion. Analysts seem relatively indifferent about LDK Solar with five of eight analysts surveyed maintaining a hold rating.

Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDTI) will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, April 30, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for the company to break even after the company reported profit of 11 cents per share in the year-earlier quarter. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from 2 cents. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It has been unchanged at breaking even during the last month. Analysts are projecting profit to rise by 53.1% compared to last year’s 23 cents.

On average, analysts predict $117.3 million in revenue this quarter, a decline of 20.4% from the year-ago quarter. Analysts are forecasting total revenue of $526.6 million for the year, a decline of 15.8% from last year’s revenue of $625.7 million.

Changyou.com Limited (NASDAQ:CYOU) will unveil its latest earnings on Monday, April 30, 2012. The average estimate of analysts is for net income of $1.10 per share, a rise of 11.1% from the company’s actual earnings for the same quarter a year ago. During the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from $1.16. Between one and three months ago, the average estimate moved down. It has risen from $1.09 during the last month. For the year, analysts are projecting profit of $4.62 per share, a decline of 1.9% from last year.

The company has beaten estimates the last four quarters and is coming off a quarter where it topped forecasts by 23 cents, reporting net income of $1.31 per share against a mean estimate of profit of $1.08 per share. On average, analysts predict $132.1 million in revenue this quarter, a rise of 36.1% from the year-ago quarter. Analysts are forecasting total revenue of $561.8 million for the year, a rise of 15.9% from last year’s revenue of $484.6 million.