National Financial Partners Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?
National Financial Partners (NYSE:NFP) will report earnings before markets open on Friday, May 3rd. National Financial Partners Corporation is an independent distributor of financial services products to high-net worth individuals and small to medium-sized companies.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to National Financial Partners Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.55 per share on revenues of $268.87 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 35.63.
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 $0.61 to a profit $0.58. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.43, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how National Financial Partners has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,150||948.28||981.92||1,013||1,062|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.21||-12.02||0.96||0.84||0.71|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||289.16||254.13||255.44||252.04||300.14|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.2657||0.13||0.12||0.00||0.4521|
National Financial Partners 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)