O2Micro International Ltd. (NASDAQ:OIIM) had a loss and met 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.
O2Micro International Ltd. Earnings Cheat Sheet
Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased to $-0.15 in the quarter versus EPS of $-0.04 in the year-earlier quarter.
Revenue: Decreased 33.95% to $18.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.
Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: O2Micro International Ltd. reported adjusted EPS loss of $0.15 per share. By that measure, the company met the mean analyst estimate of $-0.15. It missed the average revenue estimate of $18.93 million.
Quoting Management: “Our second quarter results demonstrate our commitment to revenue growth and represent continued acceptance of our new products through solid design win activity and market share gains,” said Sterling Du, O2Micro’s Chairman and CEO. “Revenue grew 8% sequentially and we have great confidence in our carefully chosen growth drivers including LED general lighting, backlighting, battery management and power management. We continue to believe that these drivers will contribute to top-line growth in upcoming quarters and lead O2Micro back to profitability in the near future.”
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EPS were the same at $-0.15 in the quarter as EPS of $-0.15 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 loss of $0.10 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a loss of $0.51, which is the same with that ninety days ago.
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