Silicon Graphics International Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?

Silicon Graphics International (NASDAQ:SGI) will report earnings after markets close on Tuesday, April 30th. Silicon Graphics International Corporation manufactures large-scale clustered computing, clustered storage and high performance computing products, and offers data center services.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Silicon Graphics International Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.14 per share on revenues of $214.67 million.

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 $0.16 to a profit $0.17. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.31, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Silicon Graphics International has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 350.68 247.43 403.72 629.57 752.99
Diluted EPS ($) -2.42 -1.83 -2.94 -0.69 -0.77

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 ($) in millions 195.21 199.39 179.49 192.88 171.23
Diluted EPS ($) -0.07 -0.04 -0.5756 -0.27 0.03

Past Performance:
Silicon Graphics International 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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