Glimcher Realty Trust Earnings: What Investors Should Watch

Glimcher Realty Trust (NYSE:GRT) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, July 18th. Glimcher Realty Trust is a fully integrated, self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust. The Trust owns, leases, manages, acquires and develops enclosed regional malls, shopping centers and single tenant retail properties in the United States.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Glimcher Realty Trust Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.16 per share on revenues of $89.16 million.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.17 to a profit $0.18. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.66, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Glimcher Realty Trust has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 319 308 275 268 326
Diluted EPS ($) -0.02 -0.28 -0.22 -0.05 -0.22

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 ($) in millions 77.07 87.33 91.81 91.05
Diluted EPS ($) 0.11 -0.07 -0.17 -0.10

Past Performance:
Glimcher Realty Trust has missed analyst estimates 3 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a bust if the company misses estimates.

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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)