Hill-Rom Holdings Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Hill-Rom Holdings (NYSE:HRC) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, July 24th. Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. manufactures equipment for the healthcare industry, and provides wound care and pulmonary/trauma management services. The Company produces hospital beds, mattresses, stretchers, furniture and hospital information technology systems; and offers wound, circulatory and pulmonary therapies.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Hill-rom Holdings Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.50 per share on revenues of $425.80 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 19.53.
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 $0.61 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.06, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Hill-rom Holdings has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,508||1,387||1,470||1,592||1,634|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.07||-6.47||1.97||2.09||1.94|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||406.50||431.60||428.40||425.70|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.37||0.63||0.39||0.37|
Hill-rom Holdings has beat analyst estimates 2 times 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)