Ambarella, Inc. (AMBA) is set to announce its Q216 earnings today after the close. Analysts expect the developer of semiconductor processing solutions for video that enable HD video capture to report earnings per share of $0.81 and revenue of $81.73 million. That would be $0.10 higher the $0.71 per share posted last quarter and $0.44 higher the $0.37 posted in the Q215. Revenue is projected to be $34.73 million higher than the $47 million posted in the same period a year earlier. Meanwhile, EarningsWhisper.com reports a whisper number of $0.86 per share.
As a quick reminder, AMBA reported Q116 EPS of $0.71, $0.13 better than the Street’s consensus estimate of $0.58. Revs increased 73.59% year-over-year to $71 million versus the $66.68 million consensus.
On valuation measures, Ambarella Inc. shares are currently priced at 48.94x this year’s forecasted earnings, which makes them expensive compared to the industry’s 14.55x earnings multiple. Ticker has a forward P/E of 26.27 and t-12 price-to-sales ratio of 12.15. EPS for the same period is $1.95.
In the past 52 weeks, shares of Santa Clara, Calif.-based company have traded between a low of $33.35 and a high of $129.19 and are now at $95.63.
Shares are up 179.21% year-over-year and 88.54% year-to-date.
The chart below shows where the equity has traded over the last 52 weeks.