Azz Incorporated Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Azz Incorporated (NYSE:AZZ) will report earnings before markets open on Monday, April 8th. AZZ Incorporated manufactures specialty electrical equipment and components for the global power generation, power transmission, and distribution markets. The Company also provides hot dip galvanizing services to the steel fabrication industry across the United States.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Azz Incorporated Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.48 per share on revenues of $142.69 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 20.27.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.64 to a profit $0.65. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.22, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

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

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 320.19 412.36 357.03 380.65 469.11
Diluted EPS ($) 1.13 1.715 1.51 1.385 1.605

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 ($) in millions 116.49 123.63 127.14 153.39 149.67
Diluted EPS ($) 0.39 0.65 0.315 0.62 0.60

Past Performance:
Azz Incorporated 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)