IAC/InterActiveCorp (IACI) Earnings Preview For Upcoming Quarterly Earnings Release Date
IAC/InterActiveCorp (NASDAQ:IACI) is expected to report earnings for last fiscal quarter before the opening bell on February 01, 2012.
IAC/InterActiveCorp engages in the Internet business in the United States and internationally. The company operates in four segments: Search, Match, ServiceMagic, and Media and Other. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
52 Week High: $43.89
52 Week Low: $28.25
Book Value: $28.14
Float Short:   6.13%
On average, 7 analysts are expecting a drop of $-0.14 in earnings per share compared to last quarter's results of $0.56. The reporting quarter's estimated mean earnings are $0.42 per share . Analyst estimates range between $0.36 and $0.55 per share.
The P/E ratio has dropped, as the current trailing twelve months P/E ratio is 36.4, while the forward P/E ratio is now 21.59.
In the last month, the stock has decreased in price -1.20%, and changing from last year at this time 47.53%.
For the same fiscal period year-over-year, revenue has improved to $1.64 billion for 2010 vs. $1.35 billion for 2009. The bottom line has rising earnings year-over-year of $99.36 million for 2010 vs. $-978.82 million for 2009.The company's earnings before interest and taxes are rising with an EBIT year-over-year of $49.80 million for 2010 vs. $-1.04 billion for 2009. Rising revenue along with rising earnings is a very good sign and what we want to see with our companies. Be sure to check the margins in the earnings release to make sure that the bottom line is keeping up with the top line.
Here is a look at the fiscal year revenue.
Here is the last few quarters to get an idea how well they perform compared to estimates
Reported earnings per share compared to the mean estimate. Differences are rounded.
The total short interest number of shares for IACI
The number of days to cover short interest based on average daily trading volume for IACI
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