Eastern Insurance Holdings Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?
Eastern Insurance Holdings (NASDAQ:EIHI) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, May 2nd. Eastern Insurance Holdings, Inc., through a subsidiary, offers group life and health insurance.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Eastern Insurance Holdings Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.30 per share on revenues of $45.18 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 14.12.
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 $0.28 to a profit $0.3. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.25, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Eastern Insurance Holdings has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||131.20||103.24||117.62||137.96||168.07|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-1.90||0.91||-1.07||0.96||1.32|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||37.87||39.54||38.78||43.69||46.06|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.3678||0.37||0.17||0.36||0.4303|
Eastern Insurance Holdings has beat analyst estimates 4 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a boost if the company beats estimates.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)