E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co.: Here’s What Investors Need to Know Before Earnings
E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. (NYSE:DD) will report earnings before markets open on Tuesday, July 23rd. E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company is a global chemical and life sciences company, with businesses that include agriculture and industrial biotechnology, chemistry, biology, materials science and manufacturing. The Company operates globally and offers a wide range of products and services for markets including agriculture and food, building and construction, electronics and communications.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Ei Dupont De Nemours & Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $1.27 per share on revenues of $10.01 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 11.04.
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 $0.54 to a profit $0.51. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $3.8, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Ei Dupont De Nemours & has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||31,836||27,328||32,733||38,719||35,310|
|Diluted EPS ($)||2.20||1.92||3.28||3.68||2.95|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||11,283.00||7,336.00||7,572.00||10,500.00|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.25||0.01||0.12||3.58|
Ei Dupont De Nemours & 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)