NVR Earnings: Here’s Why Shares are Down Now

NVR Inc. (NYSE:NVR) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, AND came up short on beating the revenue expectation. The revenue miss is a negative sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company. Shares are down 0.07%.

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NVR Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet

Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 75.38% to $6.84 in the quarter versus EPS of $3.90 in the year-earlier quarter.

Revenue: Rose 27.71% to $770.3 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: NVR Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $6.84 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $8.05. It missed the average revenue estimate of $840.94 million.

Quoting Management: There was no comment from the management.

Key Stats (on next page)…

Revenue decreased 18.6% from $946.37 million in the previous quarter. EPS decreased 42.9% from $11.98 in the previous quarter.

Looking Forward: 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 profit of $11.9 to a profit $13.57. For the current year, the average estimate has moved up from a profit of $48.72 to a profit of $54.43 over the last ninety days.

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