The average EPS estimate for CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) for the three months ending 2016-12-31 is given as $0.48.
You find that 7 days ago, the average EPS estimate on the stock was $0.48, while for the 30 days ago the average EPS estimate stood at $0.48.
If you look back further, you see that the average EPS estimate for CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) 60 days ago was given as 0.48, while EPS estimate 90 days ago was quoted at $0.48.
The change in the stock’s EPS estimate over the last 7 days works out to 0%.
EPS estimate revisions
Over the last 7 days, EPS estimates for CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) have been revised up 1 times. In the same period, the EPS estimate has been revised down 0 times.
In the last 30 days, the stock has had its EPS estimate revised up 1 and it has been revised up 2 times over the last 60 days.
Up revisions in the last 90 days are 2 and up revisions in the last 120 days are 2.
But for the last 18 days, the company has seen its EPS revised up 2 times, offset by 5 down revisions in the same period.
The down revisions of EPS in last 30, 60, 90 and 120 days were 0, 5, 3 and 3.
What About EPS Surprises
Analysts predicted EPS of $0.48 for CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) for the period ended 2. But the company ended up posting actual EPS of $0.47 on 2016-07-13. The EPS estimate cited was worked out based on 14 estimates that analysts had issued on the stock.
Therefore, CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) posted EPS surprise of $0.03 per share in dollar terms, which works out to 6.82%. The standard deviation of the actual EPS reported by the company and the average EPS estimate immediately before the earnings were released works out to $0.02.
Quarterly Sales Estimates
For the fiscal year 2017, the mean and median annual sales estimates for the company are given as $2829.333 and $2829. The estimates are based on the projections of 3 analysts.
So far, the highest annual sales estimate for CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX) stands at$2855. That compares with the lowest annual sales estimate of $2804. Calculating the standard deviation of the extreme annual sales estimates leads you to 25.501%.
Annual sales estimate adjustments
In the last 7 days, 3 analysts have raised their annual sales estimates for the company. But over the same period, 3 analysts have trimmed their annual sales estimates.
With that, you find that the percentage change in mean annual sales estimate in the last 7 days works out to 0.141%.
Over the last one month, though, 3 analysts moved to raise their sales estimates for CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX). That compares with 3 analysts who cut their sales estimate for the company in the same period. That leads you to 0.141% as the mean sales estimate change over the last one month.
If you look back further, you see that over the last three months, 3 analysts have moved raise their sales estimates CSX Corporation (NYSE:CSX). That offset by 3 analysts who in the same period lowered their sales estimates for the stock. That works out to percentage change in mean sales estimate of -0.252% over a period of three months.
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