Sirona Dental Systems Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Sirona Dental Systems (NASDAQ:SIRO) will report earnings before markets open on Friday, May 10th. Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets a complete line of dental equipment. The Company’s products include CAD/CAM restoration equipment (CEREC), digital and film-based intra-oral, panoramic and cephalometric X-ray imaging systems, dental treatment centers and handpieces.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Sirona Dental Systems Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.72 per share on revenues of $255.81 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 31.03.

Analyst Trends:

Analysts have a more negative outlook for the company’s next-quarter performance. Over the past three months, the average estimate for next quarter’s earnings has fallen from a profit of $0.93 to a profit $0.92. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $3.45, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Sirona Dental Systems has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 757.11 713.29 770.28 913.87 979.35
Diluted EPS ($) 0.53 0.96 1.59 2.13 2.36

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 ($) in millions 258.12 231.86 242.01 247.36 272.40
Diluted EPS ($) 0.67 0.54 0.53 0.6180 0.68

Past Performance:
Sirona Dental Systems 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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