Earnings Overview for Photronics, Inc. (PLAB) upcoming performance release
Photronics, Inc. (PLAB) is due to report earnings after the closing bell on December 7, 2011. Below you can see the results of PLAB over the last few earnings periods.
52 Week High: $10.15
52 Week Low: $4.58
Book Value: $8.70
Float Short: 12.14%
On average, analysts are expecting a drop of $-0.11 in earnings per share compared to last quarter's results of $0.23. The reporting quarter's estimated mean earnings are $0.12 per share .
Revenue year-over-year has increased to $425.55 million for 2010 vs. $361.35 million for 2009. The bottom line has rising earnings year-over-year of $23.92 million for 2010 vs. $-41.91 million for 2009.The company's earnings before interest and taxes are rising with an EBIT year-over-year of $39.48 million for 2010 vs. $-12.50 million for 2009.Rising revenue along with rising earnings is a very good sign and what we want to see with our companies. Be sure to check the margins to make sure that the bottom line is keeping up with the top line.
Here is a look at the fiscal year revenue.
Gross reported revenue compared to the mean estimate (rounded).
|Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year||Revenue Estimates||Actual||$ Difference||Difference %|
|Jul-11||$ 131.78 M||$ 135.93 M||$ 4.15 M||3.15%|
|Apr-11||$ 119.66 M||$ 133.10 M||$ 13.44 M||11.23%|
|Jan-11||$ 119.45 M||$ 120.82 M||$ 1.37 M||1.15%|
|Oct-10||$ 114.47 M||$ 110.04 M||$ -4.43 M||-3.87%|
|Jul-10||$ 108.05 M||$ 112.25 M||$ 4.20 M||3.89%|
M = millions, B = billions
Differences are rounded. (Some onetime items are often excluded in reported EPS)
Reported earnings per share compared to the mean estimate. Differences are rounded.
The total short interest number of shares for PLAB
The number of days to cover short interest based on average daily trading volume for PLAB.
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