Gannett Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?
Gannett Co. (NYSE:GCI) will report earnings before markets open on Monday, July 22nd. Gannett Co., Inc. is an international news and information company that publishes various daily newspapers in the United States and the United Kingdom, including “USA TODAY” and “USA WEEKEND,” a newspaper magazine. The Company also operates television stations in major United States markets as well as operates websites offering news, information and advertising.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Gannett Co. Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.58 per share on revenues of $1.33 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 13.58.
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 $0.48 to a profit $0.46. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.21, which is the same as the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Gannett Co. has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||6,768||5,613||5,439||5,240||5,353|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-7.81||1.51||2.43||1.89||1.79|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,307.04||1,309.26||1,518.31||1,237.73|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.51||0.56||0.44||0.44|
Gannett Co. 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)