Taomee Holdings Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts

Taomee Holdings (NYSE:TAOM) will report earnings before markets open on Thursday, August 22nd. Taomee Holdings Ltd. produces children’s entertainment. The Company produces content for the Internet, print media, television, motion pictures, and live performances. Taomee also publishes children’s books and magazines.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Taomee Holdings Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.03 per share on revenues of $9.35 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 33.39.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.04 and has not changed. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.12, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Taomee Holdings has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 36 45 40
Diluted EPS ($) 0.92 0.56 0.24

Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:

Quarter Jun. 30, 2012 Sep. 30, 2012 Dec. 31, 2012 Mar. 31, 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 10.47 11.84 7.47 9.60
Diluted EPS ($) 0.08 0.05 0.06 0.03

Past Performance:
Taomee Holdings 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)