Bridge Capital Holdings Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts

Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ:BBNK) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, July 25th. Bridge Capital Holdings is the holding company of Bridge Bank, National Association. The Bank is a full-service business bank serving small and middle-market businesses in the Silicon Valley, Palo Alto, Sacramento, San Diego, and Fresno, all located in California.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Bridge Capital Holdings Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.25 per share on revenues of $16.47 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 17.50.

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 $0.26 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1, which is the same as the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Bridge Capital Holdings has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 69 55 52 61 76
Diluted EPS ($) -1.13 -0.42 0.06 0.52 0.92

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

Quarter Jun. 30, 2012 Sep. 30, 2012 Dec. 31, 2012 Mar. 31, 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 18.06 19.75 20.09 19.07
Diluted EPS ($) 0.22 0.29 0.23 0.23

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

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