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Under Armour Has Only Missed Earnings Once In A Decade As Public Company

Under Armour Has Only Missed Earnings Once In A Decade As Public Company

Quarterly earnings reports are often nerve-wracking events for shareholders as they wait and see if their companies beat or missed consensus EPS expectations. However, Under Armour Inc (NYSE: UA) shareholders are certainly not sweating the company’s Q1 earnings report on April 21.

Under Armour has now been a public company for a decade, and in 10 years (40 quarters) of earnings reports, the company has only had a single EPS miss—a $0.01 miss in its first year on Wall Street back in Q4 of 2006.

Since then, Under Armour’s earnings have been the model of consistency: rarely surprising much to the upside, but always meeting or exceeding expectations. Since the beginning of 2012, Under Armour has only one EPS beat greater than $0.02.

Related Link: Under Armour Just Got A Huge Promo From Its Two Biggest Clients

As shareholders look forward to what they hope will be yet another solid earnings report in two weeks, the month of April could be a critical time for Under Armour. Sponsored athlete Jordan Spieth finished day one of the Masters with the lead, and Stephan Curry’s Golden State Warriors will begin their playoff run in a matter of days. First the Warriors have a chance to make history by notching the best regular-season record ever if they win all of their remaining games.

In addition, Under Armour issued new Class C stock starting on April 8 as part of a 2-for-1 split.

Disclosure: The author holds no position in the stocks mentioned.

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