Couchbase (BASE) To Report Earnings Tomorrow: Here Is What To Expect

Petr Huřťák /
2022/12/05 4:46 am EST

Database as a service company Couchbase (NASDAQ: BASE) will be announcing earnings results tomorrow before the bell. Here's what investors should know.

Last quarter Couchbase reported revenues of $39.7 million, up 33.9% year on year, beating analyst revenue expectations by 10.9%. It was a strong quarter for the company, with an impressive beat of analyst estimates and solid top line growth.

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This quarter analysts are expecting Couchbase's revenue to grow 18.7% year on year to $36.5 million, in line with the 20.1% year-over-year increase in revenue the company had recorded in the same quarter last year. Adjusted loss is expected to come in at -$0.33 per share.

Couchbase Total Revenue

Majority of analysts covering the company have reconfirmed their estimates over the last thirty days, suggesting they are expecting the business to stay the course heading into the earnings. The company has a history of exceeding Wall St's expectations, beating revenue estimates every single time over the past two years on average by 6.21%.

Looking at Couchbase's peers in the data storage segment, some of them have already reported Q3 earnings results, giving us a hint what we can expect. DigitalOcean delivered top-line growth of 36.5% year on year, beating analyst estimates by 2.81% and Snowflake reported revenues up 66.5% year on year, exceeding estimates by 3.36%. DigitalOcean traded up 3.83% on the results, Snowflake was down 11.9%. Read our full analysis of DigitalOcean's results here and Snowflake's results here.

There has been positive sentiment among investors in the software segment, with the stocks up on average 14.1% over the last month. Couchbase is up 37.5% during the same time, and is heading into the earnings with analyst price target of $20.00, compared to share price of $14.50.

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