Semtech Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement
Semtech (NASDAQ:SMTC) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, May 22nd. Semtech Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets a wide range of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, including integrated circuits, discrete circuits, and assembly products. The Company’s devices are used in computer, communications, industrial, military-aerospace, and automotive applications.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Semtech Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.46 per share on revenues of $158.73 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 57.94.
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 $0.51 to a profit $0.53. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.18, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Semtech has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||294.82||286.56||454.50||480.60||578.83|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.61||0.02||1.12||1.32||0.62|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jan. 31, 2012||Apr. 30, 2012||Jul. 31, 2012||Oct. 31, 2012||Jan. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||104.03||116.64||150.70||160.88||150.60|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.1855||0.03||0.15||0.25||0.1930|
Semtech 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)