Brokerages expect Teradata Co. (NYSE:TDC) to announce earnings per share (EPS) of $0.29 for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Five analysts have provided estimates for Teradata’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.28 to $0.30. Teradata posted earnings of $0.26 per share in the same quarter last year, which indicates a positive year-over-year growth rate of 11.5%. The firm is expected to report its next quarterly earnings report after the market closes on Thursday, August 1st.

On average, analysts expect that Teradata will report full year earnings of $1.48 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.45 to $1.53. For the next fiscal year, analysts anticipate that the company will report earnings of $2.01 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $1.84 to $2.23. Zacks’ earnings per share averages are an average based on a survey of research firms that follow Teradata.

Teradata (NYSE:TDC) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May 2nd. The technology company reported $0.22 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.20 by $0.02. The business had revenue of $468.00 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $487.57 million. Teradata had a net margin of 1.27% and a return on equity of 20.91%. The company’s quarterly revenue was down 7.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm posted $0.19 earnings per share.

Several brokerages recently issued reports on TDC. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of GALP ENERGIA SG/ADR from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, May 27th. Barclays reissued a “buy” rating on shares of NXP Semiconductors in a research note on Sunday, May 5th. TheStreet downgraded shares of Viewray from a “c-” rating to a “d” rating in a research note on Friday, May 3rd. Finally, ValuEngine downgraded shares of Vereit from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $45.50.

In related news, CFO Mark Culhane purchased 1,400 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, May 6th. The shares were bought at an average price of $39.35 per share, with a total value of $55,090.00. Following the completion of the purchase, the chief financial officer now directly owns 57,485 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,262,034.75. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link. Company insiders own 1.12% of the company’s stock.

A number of large investors have recently bought and sold shares of TDC. Macquarie Group Ltd. purchased a new position in Teradata during the fourth quarter worth approximately $32,000. Tortoise Index Solutions LLC acquired a new stake in shares of Teradata in the first quarter worth $36,000. Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. acquired a new stake in shares of Teradata in the first quarter worth $44,000. Penserra Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Teradata by 71.6% in the first quarter. Penserra Capital Management LLC now owns 2,085 shares of the technology company’s stock worth $91,000 after acquiring an additional 870 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Investors Research Corp acquired a new stake in shares of Teradata in the first quarter worth $170,000. 96.75% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

Shares of TDC traded down $0.37 on Monday, hitting $35.15. 772,695 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,051,905. The company has a quick ratio of 1.37, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.19. The stock has a market cap of $4.16 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 39.94, a P/E/G ratio of 1.90 and a beta of 1.16. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of $35.74. Teradata has a 1 year low of $33.83 and a 1 year high of $49.42.

About Teradata

Teradata Corporation provides hybrid cloud analytics software. Its solutions and services comprise software, hardware, and related business consulting and support services to deliver analytics in company's analytical ecosystem. It operates through three segments: North America and Latin America region; Europe, Middle East and Africa region; and Asia Pacific and Japan region.

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