Brink’s (NYSE:BCO) will report earnings before markets open on Thursday, July 25th. The Brink’s Company provides security services globally. The Company provides secure transportation, cash logistics and other security-related services to banks and financial institutions, retailers, government agencies, mints, jewelers and other commercial operations around the world.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Brinks Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.40 per share on revenues of $975.65 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 24.52.
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 $0.51 to a profit $0.52. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.87, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Brinks has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||3,164||3,135||3,122||3,886||3,842|
|Diluted EPS ($)||3.92||4.21||1.18||1.55||1.83|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||967.10||979.00||1,006.50||977.40|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.63||0.28||0.57||-0.34|
Brinks has missed analyst estimates 3 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a bust if the company misses estimates.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)