Equities research analysts expect Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. (NYSE:LGF.A) to post $0.20 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Four analysts have made estimates for Lions Gate Entertainment’s earnings. The highest EPS estimate is $0.25 and the lowest is $0.15. Lions Gate Entertainment reported earnings of $0.22 per share in the same quarter last year, which would suggest a negative year over year growth rate of 9.1%. The business is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings report on Thursday, November 14th.
On average, analysts expect that Lions Gate Entertainment will report full-year earnings of $1.00 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.89 to $1.10. For the next financial year, analysts expect that the business will report earnings of $1.13 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.65 to $1.60. Zacks Investment Research’s earnings per share averages are a mean average based on a survey of analysts that cover Lions Gate Entertainment.
Lions Gate Entertainment (NYSE:LGF.A) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, August 8th. The company reported ($0.05) EPS for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of ($0.08) by $0.03. Lions Gate Entertainment had a negative net margin of 8.90% and a positive return on equity of 3.74%. The company had revenue of $963.60 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $925.41 million.
Shares of LGF.A stock traded down $0.05 during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching $9.51. 1,024,133 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 962,804. Lions Gate Entertainment has a 12 month low of $8.63 and a 12 month high of $25.25. The company has a market cap of $2.07 billion, a P/E ratio of 14.19, a PEG ratio of 0.73 and a beta of 1.18. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $10.84 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $13.38. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.04, a quick ratio of 0.80 and a current ratio of 0.80.
About Lions Gate Entertainment
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. engages in motion picture production and distribution, television programming and syndication, home entertainment, interactive ventures and games, and location-based entertainment in Canada, the United States, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Motion Pictures, Television Production, and Media Networks.
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