Analysts Expect JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (JAKK) to Announce -$0.42 EPS

Equities analysts expect JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAKK) to announce earnings of ($0.42) per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Two analysts have made estimates for JAKKS Pacific’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at ($0.38) and the lowest estimate coming in at ($0.46). JAKKS Pacific posted earnings of ($0.61) per share in the same quarter last year, which suggests a positive year-over-year growth rate of 31.1%. The business is scheduled to report its next quarterly earnings report on Thursday, February 28th.

On average, analysts expect that JAKKS Pacific will report full year earnings of ($1.47) per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from ($1.58) to ($1.35). For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the firm will post earnings of ($0.40) per share, with EPS estimates ranging from ($0.68) to ($0.12). Zacks’ earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of analysts that that provide coverage for JAKKS Pacific.

JAKKS Pacific (NASDAQ:JAKK) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, October 25th. The company reported $0.38 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.61 by ($0.23). JAKKS Pacific had a negative net margin of 12.15% and a negative return on equity of 56.08%. The firm had revenue of $236.70 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $255.75 million.

A number of analysts have recently commented on JAKK shares. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of JAKKS Pacific from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, September 26th. DA Davidson boosted their target price on shares of JAKKS Pacific from $2.50 to $2.75 and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, October 26th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of $2.88.

An institutional investor recently raised its position in JAKKS Pacific stock. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. increased its holdings in JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAKK) by 17.6% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 173,000 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 25,900 shares during the period. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc. owned approximately 0.59% of JAKKS Pacific worth $441,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. Institutional investors own 40.29% of the company’s stock.

JAKK stock opened at $2.38 on Friday. JAKKS Pacific has a 1-year low of $1.95 and a 1-year high of $3.33. The company has a market capitalization of $69.42 million, a PE ratio of -2.33 and a beta of 0.88. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.61, a quick ratio of 1.20 and a current ratio of 1.47.

JAKKS Pacific Company Profile

JAKKS Pacific, Inc develops, produces, and markets consumer products worldwide. The company operates in three segments: U.S. and Canada, International, and Halloween. It offers action figures and accessories, such as licensed characters; toy vehicles and accessories; dolls and accessories, including small, large, fashion, and baby dolls based on licenses, as well as infant and pre-school toys; private label products; and foot-to-floor ride-on toys, inflatable environments, tents, and wagons.

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