Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:IRWD) will report earnings before markets open on Tuesday, July 23rd. Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company. The Company discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes marketed drugs. Ironwood products used in treatments of cholesterol, gastrointestinal and cardiovascular diseases, pain, inflammation, and others.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Ironwood Pharmaceuticals Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $-0.68 per share on revenues of $6.48 million.

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 loss of $0.55 to a loss $0.65. For the current year, the average estimate is a loss of $2.78, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Ironwood Pharmaceuticals has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 22 36 44 66 150
Diluted EPS ($) NA NA -0.59 -0.65 -0.68

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 ($) in millions 14.60 96.41 26.98 3.26
Diluted EPS ($) -0.38 0.42 -0.41 -0.87

Past Performance:
Ironwood Pharmaceuticals has beat analyst estimates 2 times in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.

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