NorthStar Realty Finance Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
NorthStar Realty Finance (NYSE:NRF) will report earnings before markets open on Friday, May 3rd. NorthStar Realty Finance Corp. is an internally-managed real estate company. The Company makes investments in real estate debt, real estate securities, and net lease properties.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Northstar Realty Finance Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.35 per share on revenues of $153.02 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 $0.34 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.39, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Northstar Realty Finance has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||364.68||266.08||396.39||482.53||504.68|
|Diluted EPS ($)||9.65||-2.16||-5.17||-2.94||-2.31|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||390.12||117.27||122.17||44.05||382.01|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-0.8606||-0.33||-0.62||-1.11||-0.1980|
Northstar Realty Finance has beat analyst estimates 2 times in the past four quarters. This is not consistent enough to get bullish yet.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)