Green Dot Corp. (GDOT) Releases FY14 Earnings Guidance
Green Dot Corp. (NASDAQ:GDOT) issued an update on its FY14 earnings guidance on Monday morning. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.22-1.28 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $1.27, American Banking News reports. The company issued revenue guidance of $640-650 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $636.07 million.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on GDOT shares. Analysts at Zacks downgraded shares of Green Dot Corp. from a neutral rating to an underperform rating in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a $21.10 price target on the stock. On a related note, analysts at Janney Montgomery Scott upgraded shares of Green Dot Corp. from a sell rating to a neutral rating in a research note to investors on Thursday. Finally, analysts at Jefferies Group cut their price target on shares of Green Dot Corp. from $29.00 to $25.00 in a research note to investors on Wednesday, February 5th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. Green Dot Corp. has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of $21.94.
Green Dot Corp. (NASDAQ:GDOT) traded up 0.05% on Monday, hitting $21.64. The stock had a trading volume of 358,280 shares. Green Dot Corp. has a one year low of $13.84 and a one year high of $26.87. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $24.42 and a 200-day moving average of $23.78. The company has a market cap of $816.5 million and a P/E ratio of 28.02.
Green Dot Corp. (NASDAQ:GDOT) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, January 30th. The company reported $0.18 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.21 by $0.03. The company had revenue of $142.30 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $142.48 million. Analysts expect that Green Dot Corp. will post $1.27 EPS for the current fiscal year.
Green Dot Corporation (NASDAQ:GDOT) is a bank holding company.
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