Priceline.com (PCLN) is scheduled to report earnings results for the second quarter of fiscal 2015 today before the open. The Street is looking for revenues of $2.26 billion, a 6.60% increase from $2.12 billion in the same period a year earlier. As far as EPS is concerned, analysts expect Priceline’s year-over-year profit to decline by 5.27% from $12.51 per share to $11.85 per share. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $12.47 per share.
As a quick reminder, Priceline reported 1Q/15 EPS of $8.12, $0.38 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $7.74. Revs came in at $1.84 billion versus the $1.80 billion consensus.
On trading measures, The Priceline Group Inc., currently valued at $66.42 billion, has a median Wall Street price target of $1,367.50 with a high target of $1,835.00. In the past 52 weeks, shares of Norwalk, Connecticut-based provider of online travel services have traded between a low of $990.69 and a high of $1,329.90 with the 50-day MA and 200-day MA located at $1,177.05 and $1,168.63 levels, respectively. Additionally, shares of PCLN trade at a P/E ratio of 1.19 and have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) and MACD indicator of 69.78 and +29.02, respectively.
PCLN currently prints a one year loss of 0.44% and a year-to-date return of around 9%.