Commvault Systems Earnings: What To Look For From CVLT

Radek Strnad /
2024/04/29 3:01 am EDT

Data backup provider Commvault (NASDAQ:CVLT) will be reporting earnings tomorrow before the bell. Here's what to look for.

Commvault Systems beat analysts' revenue expectations by 4.1% last quarter, reporting revenues of $216.8 million, up 11.1% year on year. It was a very strong quarter for the company, with an impressive beat of analysts' billings and EPS estimates.

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This quarter, analysts are expecting Commvault Systems's revenue to grow 4.4% year on year to $212.5 million, a reversal from the 1.2% decrease it recorded in the same quarter last year. Adjusted earnings are expected to come in at $0.73 per share.

Commvault Systems Total Revenue

The majority of analysts covering the company have reconfirmed their estimates over the last 30 days, suggesting they are expecting the business to stay the course heading into earnings. Commvault Systems has only missed Wall Street's revenue estimates once over the last two years, exceeding top-line expectations by 1.7% on average.

With Commvault Systems being the first among its peers to report earnings this season, we don't have anywhere else to look to get a hint at how this quarter will unravel for data and analytics software stocks. What we do know, however, is that the segment has faced declining investor sentiment as Commvault Systems's peer group is down 3.7% on average over the last month. Commvault Systems is down 2.1% during the same time and is heading into earnings with an average analyst price target of $98.65 (compared to share price of $98.3).

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