Apogee Enterprises Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?

Apogee Enterprises (NASDAQ:APOG) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, April 10th. Apogee Enterprises, Inc. designs and develops value-added glass products, services, and systems. The Company’s products include architectural glass, glass coatings for the electronics markets, and replacement auto glass. The Company also provides building glass installation and replacement services. Apogee Enterprises operates around the world.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Apogee Enterprises Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.17 per share on revenues of $179.96 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 44.08.

Analyst Trends:

Analysts have a neutral outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings is a profit of $0.15 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.68, which is the same as the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Apogee Enterprises has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 881.81 925.50 696.70 582.78 662.46
Diluted EPS ($) 1.67 1.81 1.15 -0.37 0.17

Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:

Quarter Nov. 30, 2011 Feb. 29, 2012 May. 31, 2012 Aug. 31, 2012 Nov. 30, 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 174.85 168.72 154.13 175.94 190.42
Diluted EPS ($) 0.20 0.11 0.06 0.18 0.28

Past Performance:
Apogee Enterprises has beat analyst estimates 4 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)