Seagate Technology's Earnings Outlook

Seagate Technology's Earnings Outlook

Seagate Technology STX is set to give its latest quarterly earnings report on Thursday, 2022-07-21. Here's what investors need to know before the announcement.

Analysts estimate that Seagate Technology will report an earnings per share (EPS) of $1.92.

Seagate Technology bulls will hope to hear the company to announce they've not only beaten that estimate, but also to provide positive guidance, or forecasted growth, for the next quarter.

New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).

Past Earnings Performance

Last quarter the company missed EPS by $0.08, which was followed by a 0.64% increase in the share price the next day.

Here's a look at Seagate Technology's past performance and the resulting price change:

Quarter Q3 2022 Q2 2022 Q1 2022 Q4 2021
EPS Estimate 1.89 2.36 2.21 1.84
EPS Actual 1.81 2.41 2.35 2
Price Change % 0.64% 7.65% 6.07% 0.65%

Quarter Q3 2022 Q2 2022 Q1 2022 Q4 2021
EPS Estimate 1.89 2.36 2.21 1.84
EPS Actual 1.81 2.41 2.35 2
Price Change % 0.64% 7.65% 6.07% 0.65%

Stock Performance

Shares of Seagate Technology were trading at $80.79 as of July 19. Over the last 52-week period, shares are down 2.87%. Given that these returns are generally negative, long-term shareholders are likely unhappy going into this earnings release.

To track all earnings releases for Seagate Technology visit their earnings calendar on our site.

This article was generated by Benzinga's automated content engine and reviewed by an editor.

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