Teradyne Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?
Teradyne (NYSE:TER) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, April 24th. Teradyne, Inc. designs, manufactures, sells, and supports semiconductor test products and services on a world wide basis. The Company’s test equipment products and services include: semiconductor test systems, military/aerospace test instrumentation and systems, circuit-board test and inspection systems and automotive diagnostic and test systems.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Teradyne Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.03 per share on revenues of $274.59 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 15.21.
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 $0.53 to a profit $0.44. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.42, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Teradyne has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||1,107||777.42||1,566||1,429||1,657|
|Diluted EPS ($)||-2.31||-0.77||1.75||1.63||0.94|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Dec. 31, 2011||Mar. 31, 2012||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012|
|Revenue ($) in millions||296.99||396.67||548.28||463.39||248.40|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.57||0.15||0.49||0.39||-0.09|
Teradyne 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)