Analysts expect DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc (NASDAQ:XRAY) to announce $0.76 earnings per share for the current quarter, according to Zacks. Seven analysts have issued estimates for DENTSPLY SIRONA’s earnings, with the highest EPS estimate coming in at $0.78 and the lowest estimate coming in at $0.74. DENTSPLY SIRONA posted earnings of $0.58 per share during the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year-over-year growth rate of 31%. The company is scheduled to issue its next earnings report on Friday, March 6th.
According to Zacks, analysts expect that DENTSPLY SIRONA will report full-year earnings of $2.44 per share for the current financial year, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.35 to $2.48. For the next fiscal year, analysts expect that the company will report earnings of $2.69 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.60 to $2.82. Zacks’ EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side research firms that cover DENTSPLY SIRONA.
DENTSPLY SIRONA (NASDAQ:XRAY) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, November 7th. The medical instruments supplier reported $0.57 earnings per share for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of $0.50 by $0.07. The business had revenue of $962.10 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $940.38 million. DENTSPLY SIRONA had a return on equity of 9.19% and a net margin of 2.67%. The company’s quarterly revenue was up 3.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.38 EPS.
Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Altshuler Shaham Ltd raised its position in shares of DENTSPLY SIRONA by 209.8% in the 2nd quarter. Altshuler Shaham Ltd now owns 505 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock worth $30,000 after acquiring an additional 342 shares in the last quarter. Quest Capital Management Inc. ADV bought a new position in shares of DENTSPLY SIRONA in the 3rd quarter worth approximately $30,000. Rational Advisors LLC raised its position in shares of DENTSPLY SIRONA by 102.7% in the 3rd quarter. Rational Advisors LLC now owns 675 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock worth $36,000 after acquiring an additional 342 shares in the last quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. raised its position in shares of DENTSPLY SIRONA by 62.0% in the 2nd quarter. Cornerstone Advisors Inc. now owns 904 shares of the medical instruments supplier’s stock worth $53,000 after acquiring an additional 346 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Van ECK Associates Corp bought a new position in shares of DENTSPLY SIRONA in the 2nd quarter worth approximately $54,000. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 93.46% of the company’s stock.
Shares of NASDAQ XRAY opened at $57.42 on Friday. The firm has a market capitalization of $12.31 billion, a P/E ratio of 28.57, a P/E/G ratio of 1.97 and a beta of 0.96. DENTSPLY SIRONA has a twelve month low of $34.93 and a twelve month high of $60.15. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $53.88 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is $54.19. The company has a quick ratio of 1.39, a current ratio of 2.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.30.
About DENTSPLY SIRONA
DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc designs, develops, manufactures, and markets various dental and oral health products, and other consumable healthcare products primarily for the professional dental market worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Technologies & Equipment; and Consumables. Its dental supplies include endodontic instruments and materials, dental anesthetics, prophylaxis pastes, dental sealants, impression materials, restorative materials, tooth whiteners, and topical fluoride products; and small equipment products comprise dental hand pieces, intraoral curing light systems, dental diagnostic systems, and ultrasonic scalers and polishers.
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