NVIDIA Earnings: Here’s Why Shares are Up Now

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. The revenue beat is a positive sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company. Shares are up 0.01%.

NVIDIA Corporation Earnings Cheat Sheet

Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 15.79% to $0.16 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.19 in the year-earlier quarter.

Revenue: Decreased 6.42% to $977.2 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: NVIDIA Corporation reported adjusted EPS income of $0.16 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.13. It beat the average revenue estimate of $976.43 million.

Quoting Management: “The GPU business continued to grow, driving our fourth consecutive quarter of record margins,” said Jen-Hsun Huang, president and chief executive officer of NVIDIA. “We also began shipping GRID virtualized graphics, which puts the power of NVIDIA GPUs into the datacenter. We look forward to a strong second half, with new Tegra 4 devices coming to market, SHIELD moving beyond the U.S. and broader sampling of Project Logan, our next-generation Tegra processor, which brings Kepler, the world’s most advanced GPU, to mobile.”

Key Stats (on next page)…

Revenue increased 2.35% from $954.74 million in the previous quarter. EPS increased 23.08% from $0.13 in the previous quarter.

Looking Forward: 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 $0.22 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.72, which is the same with that ninety days ago.

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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)

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