Wall Street analysts forecast that Attunity Ltd (NASDAQ:ATTU) will announce earnings per share of $0.09 for the current quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Two analysts have made estimates for Attunity’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.10 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.07. Attunity posted earnings per share of $0.07 during the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year over year growth rate of 28.6%. The business is expected to announce its next quarterly earnings results on Thursday, May 2nd.

On average, analysts expect that Attunity will report full year earnings of $0.60 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $0.58 to $0.63. For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of $0.74 per share. Zacks’ earnings per share calculations are a mean average based on a survey of sell-side research analysts that follow Attunity.

Attunity (NASDAQ:ATTU) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January 31st. The technology company reported $0.12 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.10. The company had revenue of $25.98 million during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $23.70 million. Attunity had a return on equity of 11.23% and a net margin of 6.95%.

Several brokerages recently commented on ATTU. Zacks Investment Research lowered Attunity from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, November 5th. BidaskClub upgraded Attunity from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 17th. Craig Hallum lowered Attunity from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, January 31st. Finally, TheStreet upgraded Attunity from a “c” rating to a “b-” rating in a research report on Friday, November 2nd. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating, three have issued a buy rating and two have assigned a strong buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of $24.50.

Shares of ATTU stock opened at $20.17 on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $431.29 million, a PE ratio of 63.03 and a beta of 1.99. Attunity has a 1-year low of $6.62 and a 1-year high of $27.32.

Several institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in ATTU. Renaissance Technologies LLC boosted its position in shares of Attunity by 125.2% during the 2nd quarter. Renaissance Technologies LLC now owns 416,100 shares of the technology company’s stock valued at $4,831,000 after purchasing an additional 231,320 shares in the last quarter. Millennium Management LLC bought a new position in Attunity in the second quarter worth approximately $950,000. United Services Automobile Association bought a new position in Attunity in the second quarter worth approximately $531,000. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D bought a new position in Attunity in the third quarter worth approximately $550,000. Finally, First Manhattan Co. bought a new position in Attunity in the third quarter worth approximately $113,000. Institutional investors own 48.98% of the company’s stock.

About Attunity

Attunity Ltd., together with its subsidiaries, develops, markets, sells, and supports data integration and Big Data management software solutions worldwide. It offers Attunity Replicate, a data replication software for delivering, sharing, and ensuring the availability of data for meeting business operations, analytics, and business intelligence needs; Attunity Gold Client, a replication software for data management within SAP environments; and Attunity Visibility, a software for data usage analytics in Big Data environments.

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