Dana Holding: Here’s What Investors Need to Know Before Earnings
Dana Holding (NYSE:DAN) will report earnings before markets open on Thursday, July 25th. Dana Holding Corporation engineers, manufactures, and distributes components and systems for worldwide automotive, heavy truck, off-highway, engine, and industrial markets. The Company also provides leasing services in selected markets.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Dana Holding Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.51 per share on revenues of $1.83 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 16.36.
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 $0.5 to a profit $0.53. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.85, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Dana Holding has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||8,095||5,228||6,109||7,592||7,224|
|Diluted EPS ($)||NA||-4.21||-0.16||1.02||1.40|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,949.00||1,715.00||1,609.00||1,676.00|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.40||0.26||0.41||0.19|
Dana Holding 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)