the Analysts have lowered their estimates for the Fingerprint Cards turnover and gross, operating and net income in the coming years, with about 2-3 per cent, after last week’s quarterly report. It is clear from an updated prognossammanställning from SME direkt on Tuesday, based on nine analytikerbidrag.
the Estimate for earnings per share in 2016 has been dragged down by 2.2 per cent to 7:45 sek (2015: 12:62, or 2:52, adjusted for a stock split of 5:1 in 2016), while the forecasts for by 2017-2018 has been reduced by 1.9 and 2.3 per cent.
the Net at the 7:76 and 7:sek 91 per share are now expected for these years, with large differences in the estimates: for by 2017-2018 span, for example from 1:56 to 14:90 kronor.
Estimatsänkningarna on sales and earnings is despite the fact that both gross and operating margins are now expected to be slightly higher than what the expectations low in the face of the report.
Ahead of the report has estimates for revenue in the fourth quarter has been lowered by 6.5% to sek 2.31 billion. A net profit of 2:29 per share are expected after the consensus of this been reduced by 5.7 percent.
Fingerprint Cards reported Thursday a net income that was only 1 percent below expectations, but lowered its sales forecast for 2016 to 7.2-7.5 billion crowns from 7.2-8.3 billion.
the Company adjusted down its assessment of the market share in 2016, to “the middle of the range of 50 to 70 percent” from the “upper part” of this range.