Intermolecular Earnings: What Investors Should Watch
Intermolecular (NASDAQ:IMI) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, July 25th. Intermolecular Inc. has developed a proprietary approach to accelerate research and development, innovation and time-to-market for the semiconductor and clean-energy industries. The Company currently targets the semiconductor and emerging clean-energy markets, including DRAM, flash memory, complex logic, flat glass, solar cells, LEDs and other energy-efficient technologies.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $-0.01 per share on revenues of $16.54 million.
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 $0.05 to a profit $0.03. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.06, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||23||27||43||54||67|
|Diluted EPS ($)||NA||NA||-2.86||-3.99||-0.02|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||16.51||16.49||17.44||17.43|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-0.02||0.00||0.01||-0.03|
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)