Interval Leisure Group Earnings: Here’s Why the Stock is Up Now

Interval Leisure Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IILG) 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. Shares are up 0.51%.

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Interval Leisure Group, Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet

Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 62.96% to $0.44 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.27 in the year-earlier quarter.

Revenue: Rose 6.44% to $134.9 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: Interval Leisure Group, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.44 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.4. It beat the average revenue estimate of $133.83 million.

Quoting Management: “The first quarter brought positive results from our ongoing strategic initiatives. Primarily driven by the contribution of the management and rental segment, Interval Leisure Group increased top line results,” said Craig M. Nash, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Interval Leisure Group. “The membership and exchange segment drove the increase in adjusted EBITDA and showed improvements in membership fee revenue and average revenue per member. We are committed to growing ILG and believe that a meaningful number of opportunities exist to further expand ILG’s role in non-traditional lodging.”

Key Stats (on next page)…

Revenue increased 21.82% from $110.74 million in the previous quarter. EPS increased 62.96% from $0.27 in the previous quarter.

Looking Forward: 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 $0.29 to a profit $0.28. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.24, 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)