Comment
0
Tweet
0
Print
RSS Feeds

Charting Dr Pepper Snapple Group's Latest Earnings Release

Wednesday - 7/24/2013, 2:00am  ET

Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported earnings on July 24. Here are the numbers you need to know.

The 10-second takeaway
For the quarter ended June 30 (Q2), Dr Pepper Snapple Group missed estimates on revenues and met expectations on earnings per share.

Compared to the prior-year quarter, revenue dropped slightly. Non-GAAP earnings per share dropped. GAAP earnings per share shrank.

Gross margins increased, operating margins shrank, net margins contracted.

Revenue details
Dr Pepper Snapple Group reported revenue of $1.61 billion. The 10 analysts polled by S&P Capital IQ anticipated revenue of $1.64 billion on the same basis. GAAP reported sales were the same as the prior-year quarter's.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Dollar amounts in millions. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

EPS details
EPS came in at $0.84. The 14 earnings estimates compiled by S&P Capital IQ averaged $0.84 per share. Non-GAAP EPS of $0.84 for Q2 were 1.2% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.85 per share. GAAP EPS of $0.76 for Q2 were 8.4% lower than the prior-year quarter's $0.83 per share.

Source: S&P Capital IQ. Quarterly periods. Non-GAAP figures may vary to maintain comparability with estimates.

Margin details
For the quarter, gross margin was 58.0%, 30 basis points better than the prior-year quarter. Operating margin was 17.7%, 80 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. Net margin was 9.6%, 140 basis points worse than the prior-year quarter. (Margins calculated in GAAP terms.)

Looking ahead
Next quarter's average estimate for revenue is $1.58 billion. On the bottom line, the average EPS estimate is $0.84.

Next year's average estimate for revenue is $6.14 billion. The average EPS estimate is $3.09.

Investor sentiment
The stock has a three-star rating (out of five) at Motley Fool CAPS, with 400 members out of 431 rating the stock outperform, and 31 members rating it underperform. Among 162 CAPS All-Star picks (recommendations by the highest-ranked CAPS members), 154 give Dr Pepper Snapple Group a green thumbs-up, and eight give it a red thumbs-down.

Of Wall Street recommendations tracked by S&P Capital IQ, the average opinion on Dr Pepper Snapple Group is hold, with an average price target of $48.69.

Can your portfolio provide you with enough income to last through retirement? You'll need more than Dr Pepper Snapple Group. Learn how to maximize your investment income and "Secure Your Future With 9 Rock-Solid Dividend Stocks." Click here for instant access to this free report.

This article was originally published as Charting Dr Pepper Snapple Group's Latest Earnings Releaseon Fool.com

Copyright © 2009 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved.