Medical Action Industries Earnings: What Investors Should Watch
Medical Action Industries (NASDAQ:MDCI) will report earnings before markets open on Tuesday, June 11th. Medical Action Industries Inc. develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes a variety of disposable surgical related products. The Company’s products include disposable laparotomy sponges, operating room towels, burn dressings, kit and tray products, and surgical marking pens, among others.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Medical Action Industries Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.10 per share on revenues of $110.03 million.
Analysts have a neutral outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings is a profit of $0.12 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.23, which is the same as the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Medical Action Industries has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||296||290||362||437|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.31||1.03||0.27||0.01|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||108.22||112.24||112.10||109.40|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-0.15||-0.01||0.00||-3.39|
Medical Action Industries has missed analyst estimates 3 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a bust if the company misses estimates.
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