Cheniere Energy, Inc. (AMEX:LNG) had a loss and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. The revenue miss is a negative sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company.
Cheniere Energy, Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet
Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.54 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.44 in the year-earlier quarter.
Revenue: Decreased 6.49% to $65.9 million from the year-earlier quarter.
Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: Cheniere Energy, Inc. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.54 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $-0.20. It missed the average revenue estimate of $74.85 million.
Quoting Management: There was no comment from management.
Key Stats (on next page)…
Revenue decreased 2.25% from $67.42 million in the previous quarter. EPS decreased to $-0.54 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.24 in the previous quarter.
Looking Forward: 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 loss of $0.35 to a loss $0.41. For the current year, the average estimate has moved up from a loss of $1.57 to a loss of $1.09 over the last ninety days.
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