Fairchild Semiconductor International Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Fairchild Semiconductor International (NYSE:FCS) will report earnings before markets open on Thursday, July 18th. Fairchild Semiconductor International, Inc., is a global supplier of high performance products that minimize, convert, manage and distribute power for multiple end markets. The Company’s focus is on developing power and interface solutions for a broad range of electronic devices. Fairchild Semiconductor components are used in computing, communications, and other applications.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Fairchild Semiconductor International Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.08 per share on revenues of $365.82 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 81.19.
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 $0.21 to a profit $0.18. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.47, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Fairchild Semiconductor International has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,574||1,188||1,600||1,589||1,406|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-1.35||-0.49||1.20||1.12||0.19|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||361.50||358.80||333.40||343.20|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.09||0.19||-0.11||0.00|
Fairchild Semiconductor International 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)