Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ:MDRX) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, May 9th. Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. develops and markets clinical software. The Company’s products include electronic health records, electronic prescribing, revenue cycle management, practice management, document management, medication services, hospital care management, emergency department information systems and homecare automation.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Allscripts Healthcare Solutions Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.14 per share on revenues of $367.76 million.

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 $0.19 to a profit $0.16. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.68, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Allscripts Healthcare Solutions has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 281.91 548.44 704.50 1,444 1,446
Diluted EPS ($) 0.35 0.21 0.42 0.39 -0.01

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 ($) in millions 388.20 364.71 369.96 360.69 350.96
Diluted EPS ($) 0.1370 0.03 0.04 0.05 -0.1420

Past Performance:
Allscripts Healthcare Solutions has missed analyst estimates 3 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a bust if the company misses estimates.

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