Orchids Paper Products Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Orchids Paper Products (AMEX:TIS) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, July 24th. Orchids Paper Products Company manufactures bulk tissue paper, known as parent rolls, and converts parent rolls into a full line of tissue products. The Company markets paper towels, bathroom tissue, paper napkins, and other products to the private label segment of the consumer tissue market, and focuses on serving value retailers. Orchids Paper serves customers in the United States.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Orchids Paper Products Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.36 per share on revenues of $27.45 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 21.56.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.42 to a profit $0.4. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.58, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Orchids Paper Products has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 90 96 93 98 101
Diluted EPS ($) 0.79 1.89 0.76 0.80 1.18

Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:

Quarter Jun. 30, 2012 Sep. 30, 2012 Dec. 31, 2012 Mar. 31, 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 25.28 25.78 24.03 26.61
Diluted EPS ($) 0.29 0.29 0.28 0.39

Past Performance:
Orchids Paper Products 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)