QAD Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement
QAD (NASDAQ:QADA) will report earnings after markets close on Thursday, May 30th. QAD Inc. provides supply-chain-enabled enterprise resource planning software for mid-range and large multinational manufacturing companies. The Company’s software solutions facilitate global management of resources and information to allow manufacturers to reduce order fulfillment cycle times and inventories, improve operating efficiencies, and measure company performance criteria.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Qad Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.15 per share on revenues of $64.75 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 30.74.
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 $0.18 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.76, which is the same as the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Qad has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||263||215||220||247||252|
|Diluted EPS ($)||NA||0.03||0.25||0.67||0.42|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Apr. 30, 2012||Jul. 31, 2012||Oct. 31, 2012||Jan. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||63.71||60.97||61.71||65.79|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.12||0.06||0.12||0.13|
Qad 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)