Ruth’s Hospitality Group Earnings: What Investors Should Watch
Ruth’s Hospitality Group (NASDAQ:RUTH) will report earnings before markets open on Friday, May 3rd. Ruth’s Hospitality Group Inc. operates a chain of upscale steak houses. The Company’s restaurants are located throughout the United States and in several international locations.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Ruth’s Hospitality Group Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.19 per share on revenues of $105.97 million.
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 $0.17 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.57, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Ruth’s Hospitality Group has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||393.65||344.63||352.98||369.57||398.59|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-2.31||0.10||0.34||0.39||-0.58|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||99.64||101.03||97.71||84.80||115.08|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.0440||-0.89||0.17||0.02||0.1061|
Ruth’s Hospitality Group 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)