Asml Holding Nv Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Asml Holding Nv (NASDAQ:ASML) will report earnings before markets open on Wednesday, April 17th. ASML Holding N.V. develops, produces, and markets semiconductor manufacturing equipment. The Company’s products allow semiconductor manufacturers to choose the optimal numerical aperture and wavelength for their applications, assure uniformity, and produce more using less floor space.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Asml Holding Nv Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.49 per share on revenues of $1.26 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 19.79.

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 $1.6 to a profit $0.58. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.95, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Asml Holding Nv has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 4,345 2,226 5,986 7,871 6,085
Diluted EPS ($) 1.416 -0.6494 4.039 5.675 3.57

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 ($) in millions 1,549 1,644 1,508 1,608 1,360
Diluted EPS ($) 1.130 1.156 1.130 1.104 0.87

Past Performance:
Asml Holding Nv has beat analyst estimates 2 times in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.

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