Volterra Semiconductor Earnings Preview: Get Ahead of the Analysts
Volterra Semiconductor (NASDAQ:VLTR) will report earnings after markets close on Monday, July 22nd. Volterra Semiconductor Corp. designs, develops, and markets proprietary, high performance analog and mixed-signal power management semiconductors for the computing, storage, networking and consumer markets. The Company’s core products are integrated-voltage regulator semiconductors and scalable voltage semiconductor chipsets.
Here is your Cheat Sheet to Volterra Semiconductor Earnings:
Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.16 per share on revenues of $35.61 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 21.20.
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 $0.32 to a profit $0.22. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $0.86, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.
Here’s how Volterra Semiconductor has been performing on an annual basis:
|Revenue ($) in millions||104||105||154||156||168|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.57||0.45||1.10||0.79||0.86|
Next, our CHEAT SHEET investing framework asks us to drill down to the recent quarterly data:
|Quarter||Jun. 30, 2012||Sep. 30, 2012||Dec. 31, 2012||Mar. 31, 2013|
|Revenue ($) in millions||43.57||42.15||40.26||39.92|
|Diluted EPS ($)||0.22||0.23||0.18||0.12|
Volterra Semiconductor 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)