Application performance monitoring software provider Dynatrace (NYSE:DT) will be announcing earnings results tomorrow before the bell. Here's what to look for.
Last quarter Dynatrace reported revenues of $314.5 million, up 24.5% year on year, beating analyst revenue expectations by 3.23%. It was a strong quarter for the company, with revenue guidance for the next quarter and full-year beating analysts' expectations.
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This quarter analysts are expecting Dynatrace's revenue to grow 22.4% year on year to $327.3 million, slowing down from the 27.4% year-over-year increase in revenue the company had recorded in the same quarter last year. Adjusted earnings are expected to come in at $0.22 per share.
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 2.85%.
With Dynatrace being the first among its peers to report earnings this season, we don't have anywhere else to look at to get a hint at how this quarter will unravel for software development stocks, but there has been positive sentiment among investors in the segment, with the stocks up on average 9.05% over the last month. Dynatrace is up 7.56% during the same time, and is heading into the earnings with analyst price target of $53.32, compared to share price of $55.20.
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