Mattson Technology Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?
Mattson Technology (NASDAQ:MTSN) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, April 24th. Mattson Technology, Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets advanced fabrication equipment. The Company’s semiconductor process equipment is used in photoresist strip/etch, chemical vapor, deposition, epitaxial, and rapid thermal processing. Mattson maintains sales and supports centers throughout the United States, Europe, Asia/Pacific, and Japan.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Mattson Technology Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $-0.13 per share on revenues of $20.55 million.
Analysts have a more positive outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings has risen from a loss of $0.09 to a loss $0.05. For the current year, the average estimate is a loss of $0.17, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Mattson Technology has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||133.55||42.75||138.34||184.95||126.53|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-1.86||-1.35||-0.67||-0.32||-0.33|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||41.69||50.50||34.88||20.40||20.74|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-0.06||-0.02||-0.06||-0.10||-0.15|
Mattson Technology has beat analyst estimates 4 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)