Dr Pepper Snapple Group Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Dr Pepper Snapple Group (NYSE:DPS) will report earnings before markets open on Wednesday, April 24th. Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. is an integrated brand owner, bottler and distributor of non-alcoholic beverages in the United States, Canada and Mexico. The Company offers flavored carbonated and non-carbonated soft drinks, teas, juices, juice drinks and mixers.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Dr Pepper Snapple Group Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.47 per share on revenues of $1.39 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 15.92.
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 $0.91 to a profit $0.89. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $3.07, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Dr Pepper Snapple Group has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||5,710||5,531||5,636||5,903||5,995|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-1.23||2.17||2.17||2.74||2.96|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,461||1,362||1,621||1,528||1,484|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.76||0.48||0.83||0.84||0.81|
Dr Pepper Snapple Group 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)