Valuevision Media Earnings Preview: Can This Streak Continue?

Valuevision Media (NASDAQ:VVTV) will report earnings after markets close on Wednesday, May 22nd. ValueVision Media, Inc. is an integrated direct marketing company that markets its products directly to consumers through various forms of electronic media. The Company’s operating strategy incorporates television home shopping, Internet electronic commerce (e-commerce), vendor programming sales, fulfillment services, and outsourced e-commerce and fulfillment solutions.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Valuevision Media Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.01 per share on revenues of $146.77 million.

Analyst Trends:

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 $0.03 to a profit $0.02. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.06, which is better than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Valuevision Media has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 567.51 527.87 562.27 558.39 586.82
Diluted EPS ($) -2.92 -0.45 -0.78 -1.03 -0.57

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

Quarter Jan. 31, 2012 Apr. 30, 2012 Jul. 31, 2012 Oct. 31, 2012 Jan. 31, 2013
Revenue ($) in millions 147.54 136.55 135.18 137.59 177.50
Diluted EPS ($) -0.1715 -0.18 -0.08 -0.08 -0.2326

Past Performance:
Valuevision Media 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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