DoubleVerify (DV) Q2 Earnings: What To Expect

Adam Hejl /
2023/07/30 7:22 am EDT

Digital media measurement and analytics provider DoubleVerify (NYSE:DV) will be reporting earnings tomorrow afternoon. Here's what you need to know.

Last quarter DoubleVerify reported revenues of $122.6 million, up 26.7% year on year, beating analyst revenue expectations by 3.78%. It was a good quarter for the company, with a decent beat of analysts' revenue estimates but a decline in gross margin.

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This quarter analysts are expecting DoubleVerify's revenue to grow 21.4% year on year to $133.3 million, slowing down from the 43.5% year-over-year increase in revenue the company had recorded in the same quarter last year. Adjusted earnings are expected to come in at $0.14 per share.

DoubleVerify 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 4.11%.

Looking at DoubleVerify's peers in the sales and marketing software segment, only VeriSign has so far reported results, delivering top-line growth of 5.71% year on year, missing analyst estimates by 0.29%. The stock was down 2.09% on the results. Read our full analysis of VeriSign's earnings results here.

There has been positive sentiment among investors in the software segment, with the stocks up on average 6.45% over the last month. DoubleVerify is up 7.15% during the same time, and is heading into the earnings with analysts' average price target of $43.20, compared to share price of $41.51.

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The author has no position in any of the stocks mentioned.