Qiwi plc (NASDAQ:QIWI) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. The revenue beat is a positive sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company.
Qiwi plc Earnings Cheat Sheet
Revenue: Was the same at $47.7 million as the year-earlier quarter.
Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: Qiwi plc reported adjusted EPS income of $0.32 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.22. It beat the average revenue estimate of $39.33 million.
Quoting Management: “Our second quarter results reflect strong performance across our business,” said Sergey Solonin, QIWI’s chief executive officer. “During the quarter, we continued to execute on a number of our growth strategies including expanding the number of participants in our payments network, increasing the utilization of our service offerings, and driving the adoption of Visa QIWI Wallet.”
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EPS increased 14.29% from $0.28 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 $0 to a profit $0.26. For the current year, the average estimate has moved up from $0 to a profit of $1.06 over the last ninety days.
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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)