$0.19 Earnings Per Share Expected for Teradata Co. (TDC) This Quarter

Equities analysts expect that Teradata Co. (NYSE:TDC) will post $0.19 earnings per share for the current quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have made estimates for Teradata’s earnings, with the lowest EPS estimate coming in at $0.17 and the highest estimate coming in at $0.21. Teradata posted earnings per share of $0.22 in the same quarter last year, which suggests a negative year over year growth rate of 13.6%. The company is expected to issue its next quarterly earnings results on Thursday, July 26th.

According to Zacks, analysts expect that Teradata will report full-year earnings of $1.43 per share for the current fiscal year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.40 to $1.53. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the business will post earnings of $1.79 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.53 to $2.16. Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share calculations are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that follow Teradata.

Teradata (NYSE:TDC) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 3rd. The technology company reported $0.19 EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.03. The business had revenue of $506.00 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $495.95 million. Teradata had a negative net margin of 3.32% and a positive return on equity of 14.76%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was up 3.1% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the company posted $0.28 earnings per share.



TDC has been the subject of several research reports. Cowen upgraded shares of Teradata from a “market perform” rating to an “outperform” rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. BMO Capital Markets raised their price target on shares of Teradata from $40.00 to $42.00 and gave the stock a “market perform” rating in a report on Friday, February 9th. Wells Fargo & Co raised their price target on shares of Teradata from $27.50 to $30.00 and gave the stock an “underperform” rating in a report on Friday, February 9th. Bank of America decreased their price target on shares of Teradata from $48.00 to $45.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Friday, February 9th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Teradata from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, February 12th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Teradata presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $36.64.

In other news, Director James M. Ringler sold 7,496 shares of Teradata stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.85, for a total value of $313,707.60. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Also, General Counsel Laura K. Nyquist sold 52,379 shares of Teradata stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, March 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of $41.52, for a total transaction of $2,174,776.08. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. 1.22% of the stock is owned by insiders.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. IFP Advisors Inc raised its position in shares of Teradata by 81.5% in the first quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 3,101 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $123,000 after purchasing an additional 1,392 shares during the period. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC raised its position in shares of Teradata by 64.9% in the first quarter. Barrow Hanley Mewhinney & Strauss LLC now owns 3,714 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $148,000 after purchasing an additional 1,462 shares during the period. Mason Street Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Teradata by 2.8% in the first quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC now owns 61,276 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $2,431,000 after purchasing an additional 1,663 shares during the period. Atlantic Trust Group LLC raised its position in shares of Teradata by 18.3% in the first quarter. Atlantic Trust Group LLC now owns 12,870 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $509,000 after purchasing an additional 1,995 shares during the period. Finally, Profund Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of Teradata by 14.9% in the first quarter. Profund Advisors LLC now owns 16,564 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $657,000 after purchasing an additional 2,145 shares during the period. 98.06% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Shares of TDC stock traded down $0.03 during trading on Friday, hitting $38.77. 370,286 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,264,829. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.71, a quick ratio of 1.63 and a current ratio of 1.68. The stock has a market cap of $4.71 billion, a P/E ratio of 47.86, a P/E/G ratio of 13.39 and a beta of 1.20. Teradata has a twelve month low of $27.05 and a twelve month high of $42.84.

Teradata announced that its board has initiated a share buyback plan on Thursday, February 8th that allows the company to repurchase $310.00 million in shares. This repurchase authorization allows the technology company to purchase shares of its stock through open market purchases. Stock repurchase plans are usually a sign that the company’s leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

Teradata Company Profile

Teradata Corporation provides analytic data solutions and related services worldwide. The company operates through Americas Data and Analytics, and International Data and Analytics segments. Its analytic data solutions comprise software, hardware, and related business consulting and support services.

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