Last quarter Steven Madden (SHOO) met Wall Street estimates, and it is scheduled to report again on Thursday.

Expectations

Analysts currently expect Steven Madden to come in with earnings of 63 cents per share on revenues of $281.7 million. Analyst estimates range from earnings per share to earnings per share. Over the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from 66 cents.

Stock Movement

The stock fell $2.63 per share between May 10, 2012 and June 15, 2012. Looking at change over the last three months, April 25, 2012 and July 20, 2012, the stock price fell $8.81 (-20.5%), from $42.99 to $34.18.

Company Fundamental Trends

With double-digit revenue growth the past four quarters, this earnings release is a chance to keep that positive trend going. The company has averaged year-over-year revenue growth of 58.4% over the last four quarters. The impending earnings announcement offers the opportunity expand on positive earnings momentum gained over last three quarters. Net income rose 39.3% in the third quarter of the last fiscal year and 34.9% in the fourth quarter of the last fiscal year before increasing again in the first quarter. Stock Ratings

Analysts are bullish on the stock as four analysts rate it as a buy and there are no sell ratings. Analyst sentiment has been improving recently, as the average rating risen slightly over the past three months.

Last Quarter's Results

In the first quarter, profit rose 22.5% to $21.9 million (50 cents a share) from $17.9 million (42 cents a share) the year earlier, meeting analyst expectations. Revenue rose 56.2% to $266 million from $170.3 million.

Summary

Reporting Period: 2Q

Date of Release: Thursday, July 26, 2012 before market open

EPS: 63 cents

Revenue Estimate: $281.7 million

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