Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide (NYSE:HOT) will report earnings before markets open on Tuesday, April 30th. Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. owns, manages, and franchises luxury and upscale hotels throughout the world. The Company also develops and operates vacation interval ownership resorts.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.53 per share on revenues of $1.47 billion. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 21.70.
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 $0.73 to a profit $0.72. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $2.66, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||5,754||4,696||5,071||5,624||6,321|
|Diluted EPS ($)||1.77||0.41||2.51||2.51||2.86|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,531||1,715||1,618||1,455||1,533|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.8564||0.65||0.62||0.87||0.7208|
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has beat analyst estimates 4 times in the past four quarters. Shareholders could expect a boost if the company beats estimates.
“E = Earnings Are Increasing Quarter-Over-Quarter” is a core component of our successful CHEAT SHEET investing framework. Don’t waste another minute – click here to discover our CHEAT SHEET stock picks now!
(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)