US Physical Therapy Earnings: Everything You Must Know Now
US Physical Therapy Inc. (NASDAQ:USPH) delivered a profit and missed Wall Street’s expectations, BUT beat the revenue expectation. The revenue beat is a positive sign to shareholders seeking high growth out of the company.
US Physical Therapy Inc. Earnings Cheat Sheet
Results: Adjusted Earnings Per Share decreased 18.42% to $0.31 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.38 in the year-earlier quarter.
Revenue: Rose 0.83% to $63.1 million from the year-earlier quarter.
Actual vs. Wall St. Expectations: US Physical Therapy Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.31 per share. By that measure, the company missed the mean analyst estimate of $0.33. It beat the average revenue estimate of $62.26 million.
Quoting Management: Chris Reading, Chief Executive Officer, said, “After a rough start, thanks to the focused efforts of our partners and our dedicated team, the Company’s operations improved significantly by the end of the quarter. Additionally, we have been able to complete two nice acquisitions so far in 2013 and expect a continued active development program the balance of the year.”
Key Stats (on next page)…
Revenue increased 0.65% from $62.69 million in the previous quarter. EPS decreased 8.82% from $0.34 in the previous quarter.
Looking Forward: 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 $0.43 to a profit $0.41. For the current year, the average estimate has moved down from a profit of $1.59 to a profit of $1.51 over the last ninety days.
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