Heidrick & Struggles International Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Heidrick & Struggles International (NASDAQ:HSII) will report earnings before markets open on Thursday, May 9th. Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. is an executive search firm with operations around the world. The Company identifies, evaluates, and recommends qualified candidates for senior level executive positions. Heidrick & Struggles provides its services to clients such as Fortune 500 companies, middle market and emerging growth companies, and governmental organizations.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Heidrick & Struggles International Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.03 per share on revenues of $103.95 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 36.38.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.23 to a profit $0.16. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.57, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Heidrick & Struggles International has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 644.86 414.72 513.24 553.98 465.08
Diluted EPS ($) 2.20 -1.24 0.42 -1.90 0.34

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 ($) in millions 134.18 112.32 121.76 122.34 108.66
Diluted EPS ($) -0.2290 0.04 0.10 0.23 -0.0224

Past Performance:
Heidrick & Struggles International has beat analyst estimates 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)