Diodes Incorporated Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Diodes Incorporated (NASDAQ:DIOD) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, May 9th. Diodes Incorporated manufactures, sells, and distributes discrete semiconductor devices to manufacturers in the automotive, computer, and telecommunications industries. The Company’s products include small signal transistors, transient voltage suppressors, zeners, Schottkys, diodes, rectifiers, and bridges.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Diodes Incorporated Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.07 per share on revenues of $176.36 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 38.92.

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 $0.19 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.97, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Diodes Incorporated has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 432.78 434.36 612.89 635.25 633.81
Diluted EPS ($) 0.66 0.17 1.68 1.09 0.51

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

Quarter Dec. 31, 2011 Mar. 31, 2012 Jun. 30, 2012 Sep. 30, 2012 Dec. 31, 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 143.31 144.66 159.24 166.62 163.29
Diluted EPS ($) 0.0674 0.10 0.14 0.18 0.0869

Past Performance:
Diodes Incorporated has beat analyst estimates 1 time 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)