Graham Earnings: Everything You Must Know Now

Graham Corporation (AMEX:GHM) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. The revenue beat is a positive sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company.

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Graham Corporation Earnings Cheat Sheet

Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 412.5% to $0.41 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.08 in the year-earlier quarter.

Revenue: Rose 52.59% to $30.9 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: Graham Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.41 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.31. It beat the average revenue estimate of $29.9 million.

Quoting Management: Mr. James R. Lines, Graham’s President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, “We executed well in 2013 and delivered solid results while operating in what to date has been a modest market recovery. During a rather moderate market, our team effectively influenced what was within their control to drive top line growth and earnings.”

Key Stats (on next page)…

Revenue decreased 0% from $0 in the previous quarter. EPS increased 36.67% from $0.30 in the previous quarter.

Looking Forward: Analysts have a neutral outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings is a profit of $0.2 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.02, which is the same with that ninety days ago.

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