Having hit Wall Street expectations last quarter, Woodward (NASDAQ:WWD) is scheduled to report again on Monday.
Analysts currently expect Woodward to come in with earnings of 40 cents per share on revenues of $468.7 million. Over the past three months, the average estimate has moved down from 61 cents.
The stock fell $4.15 per share between July 9, 2012 and July 12, 2012. Looking at change over the last three months, April 19, 2012 and July 16, 2012, the stock price fell $6.17 (-15.2%), from $40.71 to $34.54.
Company Fundamental Trends
Analyst sentiment has been improving recently, as the average rating risen slightly over the past three months.
Last Quarter's Results
In the second quarter, profit rose 20.8% to $38.8 million (55 cents a share) from $32.1 million (46 cents a share) the year earlier, meeting analyst expectations. Revenue rose 11.9% to $468.8 million from $418.9 million.
Reporting Period: 3Q
Date of Release: Monday, July 23, 2012
EPS: 40 cents
Revenue Estimate: $468.7 million
(Company fundamentals by Xignite Financials. Earnings estimates provided by Zacks)