Amedisys Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Amedisys (NASDAQ:AMED) will report earnings before markets open on Tuesday, April 30th. Amedisys, Inc. is a multi-regional provider of alternate-site health care services. The Company offers home health care nursing, home infusion therapy, and ambulatory surgery centers. Amedisys operates offices within a network of subsidiaries in the southern and southeastern United States.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Amedisys Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.19 per share on revenues of $361.41 million.
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 $0.2 to a profit $0.16. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.66, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Amedisys has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,187||1,513||1,601||1,468||1,488|
|Diluted EPS ($)||3.22||4.89||3.95||-13.33||-2.79|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||370.28||370.83||378.50||375.62||362.95|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.1487||0.18||0.26||0.33||-3.518|
Amedisys 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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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)