Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain Co. (NYSE:CCSC) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, August 15th. Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain Co., Ltd. operates a quick service restaurant chain in China. The Company’s restaurants offer dishes prepared in the Sichuan style as well as a wide selection of other dishes, appetizers, desserts and beverages.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain Co. Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.07 per share on revenues of $48.90 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 17.91.
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 profit of $0.1 to a loss $0. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.35, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain Co. has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||72||113||162||191|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.47||0.43||-0.04||0.46|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||44.02||52.03||47.59||49.47|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.11||0.19||0.04||0.01|
Country Style Cooking Restaurant Chain Co. has beat analyst estimates 2 times in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)