Pandora Media Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Pandora Media (NYSE:P) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, August 22nd. Pandora Media Inc. provides radio services through the internet. The Company offers radio stations available to stream on computers and mobile phones. Pandora’s services allow users to search on their favorite artists, genres, and songs while Pandora selects “stations” that match or are similar to their search.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Pandora Media Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.02 per share on revenues of $156.24 million.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.07 to a profit $0.08. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.04, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Pandora Media has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 19 55 138 274 427
Diluted EPS ($) NA NA -1.03 -0.19 -0.23

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

Quarter Jul. 31, 2012 Oct. 31, 2012 Jan. 31, 2013 Apr. 30, 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 101.27 120.00 125.09 125.51
Diluted EPS ($) -0.03 0.01 -0.09 -0.16

Past Performance:
Pandora Media has beat analyst estimates 3 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a boost if the company beats estimates.

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