ATMI Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts

ATMI (NASDAQ:ATMI) will report earnings before markets open on Wednesday, April 24th. ATMI, Inc. supplies high performance materials, materials packaging and materials delivery systems used worldwide in the manufacture of microelectronics devices. The Company serves markets that include integrated circuit (IC) fabrication (including ion implant and interconnect materials and delivery systems), flat-panel displays, and the life sciences market.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Atmi Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.30 per share on revenues of $99.46 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 16.01.

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 $0.36 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.5, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

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Earnings Trends:

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

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 339.06 254.70 367.26 390.09 407.43
Diluted EPS ($) 1.04 -0.21 1.24 -0.63 1.30

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 ($) in millions 90.33 92.57 105.90 108.85 100.11
Diluted EPS ($) -1.47 0.12 0.35 0.44 0.39

Past Performance:
Atmi has beat analyst estimates 1 time in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.

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