ASML Holding NV Earnings: Here’s Why Investors Like These Results

ASML Holding NV (NASDAQ:ASML) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. The revenue miss is a negative sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company. Shares are up 2.26%.

ASML Holding NV Earnings Cheat Sheet

Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 55.93% to $0.52 in the quarter versus EPS of $1.18 in the year-earlier quarter.

Revenue: Decreased 23.66% to $1.19 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: ASML Holding NV reported adjusted EPS income of $0.52 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.68. It missed the average revenue estimate of $1.52 billion.

Key Stats (on next page)…

Revenue increased 3.83% from $1.14 billion in the previous quarter. EPS increased 73.33% from $0.30 in the previous quarter.

Looking Forward: Analysts have a more positive outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings has risen from a profit of $0.90 to a profit $0.93. For the current year, the average estimate has moved up from a profit of $2.98 to a profit of $3.09 over the last ninety days.

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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)

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