Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?

Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) will report earnings after markets close on Tuesday, July 23rd. Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust owns, develops, acquires, manages and leases regional malls, community shopping centers and single tenant properties, nationally. The REIT’S portfolio consists of properties located in Michigan, Ohio, Florida, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Georgia and Wisconsin, North Carolina. South Carolina, Tennessee and Alabama.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Ramco-gershenson Properties Trust Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.27 per share on revenues of $38.74 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 170.21.

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 $0.27 to a profit $0.28. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.13, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Ramco-gershenson Properties Trust has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 142 124 120 121 129
Diluted EPS ($) 1.27 0.62 -0.57 -0.84 0.00

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 ($) in millions 30.97 32.69 34.14 34.52
Diluted EPS ($) 0.00 0.03 -0.01 0.06

Past Performance:
Ramco-gershenson Properties Trust has beat analyst estimates 4 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)