Maidenform Brands: Here’s What Investors Need to Know Before Earnings
Maidenform Brands (NYSE:MFB) will report earnings before markets open on Wednesday, May 8th. Maidenform Brands, Inc. is a global intimate apparel company with a portfolio of brands and products. The Company designs, sources, and markets a range of intimate apparel products, including bras, panties, and shapewear. Maidenform sells its products through multiple distribution channels, including stores, mass merchants, off-price retailers, Company-operated outlets, and its Web site.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Maidenform Brands Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $-0.07 per share on revenues of $136.90 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 12.16.
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 $0.46 to a profit $0.43. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.24, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Maidenform Brands has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||413.54||466.26||556.71||606.33||600.28|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.05||1.56||1.94||1.42||1.43|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||124.52||157.55||157.48||150.12||135.12|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-0.1342||0.25||0.49||0.46||0.2356|
Maidenform Brands has beat analyst estimates 3 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a boost if the company beats estimates.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)