Susquehanna Bancshares Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?
Susquehanna Bancshares (NASDAQ:SUSQ) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, April 24th. Susquehanna Bancshares, Inc. is a financial holding company, operating in multiple states. The Bank provides financial services through its affiliate banks at locations in the mid-Atlantic region. Susquehanna Bancshares also operates a trust and investment company, an asset management company, a property and casualty insurance brokerage company, and a leasing company.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Susquehanna Bancshares Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.23 per share on revenues of $196.41 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 14.77.
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 $0.23 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.94, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Susquehanna Bancshares has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||839.38||807.52||765.84||777.44||877.39|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.95||-0.05||0.13||0.40||0.77|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||224.15||205.45||223.67||224.73||223.54|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.11||0.14||0.20||0.20||0.23|
Susquehanna Bancshares 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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(Company fundamentals provided by Xignite Financials. Email any earnings discrepancies to earnings [at] wallstcheatsheet.com)