Five Star Quality Care Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Five Star Quality Care (AMEX:FVE) will report earnings before markets open on Monday, April 29th. Five Star Quality Care, Inc. leases and operates senior living facilities, including facilities owned by Senior Housing Properties Trust. The Company’s facilities contain nursing home beds and independent and assisted living units.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Five Star Quality Care Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.07 per share on revenues of $357.29 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 11.56.
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 $0.09 to a profit $0.1. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.34, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Five Star Quality Care has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,077||1,143||1,134||1,205||1,351|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-0.14||1.05||0.64||1.45||0.52|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||275.09||346.12||349.09||332.42||323.24|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.21||0.01||0.09||0.33||0.09|
Five Star Quality Care has beat analyst estimates 3 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)