After falling short of analyst expectations last quarter, Domino's Pizza (DPZ) will try to redeem itself when it reports again on Tuesday.

Expectations

Analysts currently expect Domino's Pizza to come in with earnings of 46 cents per share on revenues of $387.9 million. Analysts gave estimates ranging from 44 cents per share to 49 cents per share. Over the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from 47 cents.

Stock Movement

The stock fell $3.69 per share between May 11, 2012 and May 18, 2012.

Company Fundamental Trends

While last quarter's drop snapped a string of revenue increases, the company will look to right itself during the upcoming earnings period. Revenue rose 6.2% in the second quarter of the last fiscal year, 8.3% in the third quarter of the last fiscal year and 4.5%in the fourth quarter of the last fiscal year before dropping in the first quarter. This earnings announcement is definitely a chance to return to form after last quarter's profit drop broke a streak of income increases. Before falling in the first quarter, revenue rose 11.6% in the second quarter of the last fiscal year, 33.1% in the third quarter of the last fiscal year and 27.9% in the fourth quarter of the last fiscal year. Stock Ratings

Analysts think investors should stand pat on Domino's Pizza with seven of 11 analysts rating it hold. Analyst sentiment has been waning recently, as the average rating has dropped slightly over the past three months.

Last Quarter's Results

In the first quarter, profit fell 23.5% to $20.7 million (35 cents a share) from $27.1 million (43 cents a share) the year earlier, missing analyst expectations. Revenue fell 1.2% to $384.6 million from $389.2 million.

Summary

Reporting Period: 2Q

Date of Release: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 before market open

EPS: 46 cents

Revenue Estimate: $387.9 million

(Company fundamentals by Xignite Financials. Earnings estimates provided by Zacks)