Werner Enterprises Earnings: Your Sneak Peek to the Big Announcement

Werner Enterprises (NASDAQ:WERN) will report earnings after markets close on Monday, July 22nd. Werner Enterprises, Inc. is a transportation company that primarily hauls truckload shipments of general commodities in both interstate and intrastate commerce. The Company operates in the continental United States, as well as in Canada and Mexico.

Here is your Cheat Sheet to Werner Enterprises Earnings:

Earnings Expectations: Analysts expect earnings of $0.37 per share on revenues of $519.14 million. Currently, the company’s P/E ratio stands at 18.49.

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 $0.41 to a profit $0.39. For the current year, the average estimate is a profit of $1.4, which is worse than the estimate ninety days ago.

Earnings Trends:

Here’s how Werner Enterprises has been performing on an annual basis:

Fiscal Year 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Revenue ($) in millions 2,166 1,666 1,815 2,003 2,036
Diluted EPS ($) 0.94 0.79 1.10 1.40 1.40

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 ($) in millions 521.81 506.50 509.69 492.89
Diluted EPS ($) 0.42 0.34 0.35 0.24

Past Performance:
Werner Enterprises has beat analyst estimates time 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)