BRCD
$12.15
Brocade Comm Sys
$.01
.08%

Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
In-line Guidance
Q 04/2013
2/14/2013
4:05:25 PM
$0.14 to $0.16
$0.15
$563.4 mill
-2.3%
-2.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Communications Guides In-line

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said in its earnings presentation it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.14 to $0.16 per share on revenue of $555.0 million to $575.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.15 per share on revenue of $563.4 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2013.
Revenue Below Estimates
Q 04/2013
5/1/2013
4:05:56 PM
$0.15 to $0.16
$0.15
-5.7%
1.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Communications Sees Revenue Below Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.15 to $0.16 per share on revenue of $536.0 million to $541.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.14 to $0.16 per share on revenue of $555.0 million to $575.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.15 per share for the quarter ending April 30, 2013.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 07/2013
5/16/2013
4:05:29 PM
$0.10 to $0.13
$0.15
$569.1 mill
-3.5%
-0.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Communications Guides Below Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said in its earnings presentation it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.10 to $0.13 per share on revenue of $510.0 million to $530.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.15 per share on revenue of $569.1 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2013.
EPS Above Estimates
Q 10/2013
8/13/2013
4:05:27 PM
$0.17 to $0.19
$0.15
$549.1 mill
15.8%
-1.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides Earnings Above Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said in its earnings presentation it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.17 to $0.19 per share on revenue of $545.0 million to $565.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.15 per share on revenue of $549.1 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2013.
EPS In-line/Revenue Below
Q 01/2014
11/18/2013
4:00:17 PM
$0.19 to $0.21
$0.20
$561.5 mill
8.3%
4.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Sees Revenue Below Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said in its earnings presentation it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.19 to $0.21 per share on revenue of $540.0 million to $560.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.20 per share on revenue of $561.5 million for the quarter ending January 31, 2014.
EPS In-line/Revenue Below
Q 04/2014
2/13/2014
4:00:39 PM
$0.17 to $0.19
$0.19
$541.7 mill
2.0%
-1.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Sees Revenue Below Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said in its earnings presentation it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.17 to $0.19 per share on revenue of $520.0 million to $540.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.19 per share on revenue of $541.7 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2014.
In-line Guidance
Q 07/2014
5/22/2014
4:00:58 PM
$0.18 to $0.20
$0.19
$532.3 mill
-2.2%
0.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides In-line

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said during its conference call it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.18 to $0.20 per share on revenue of $525.0 million to $545.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.19 per share on revenue of $532.3 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2014.
In-line Guidance
Q 10/2014
8/21/2014
4:01:16 PM
$0.21 to $0.23
$0.22
$561.3 mill
3.5%
10.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides In-line

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.21 to $0.23 per share on revenue of $550.0 million to $570.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.22 per share on revenue of $561.3 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2014.
EPS In-line/Revenue Below
Q 07/2015
5/21/2015
4:00:33 PM
$0.21 to $0.23
$0.22
$561.4 mill
4.3%
4.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Communications Systems Provides Guidance

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.21 to $0.23 per share on revenue of $540.0 million to $560.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.22 per share on revenue of $561.4 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2015.
In-line Guidance
Q 10/2015
8/20/2015
4:00:18 PM
$0.23 to $0.25
$0.25
$575.2 mill
9.0%
2.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides In-line

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.23 to $0.25 per share on revenue of $565.0 million to $585.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.25 per share on revenue of $575.2 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2015.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 01/2016
11/23/2015
4:00:27 PM
$0.23 to $0.25
$0.26
$582.2 mill
-7.7%
2.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides Below Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects first quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.23 to $0.25 per share on revenue of $550.0 million to $570.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.26 per share on revenue of $582.2 million for the quarter ending January 31, 2016.
In-line Guidance
Q 04/2016
2/17/2016
4:00:15 PM
$0.22 to $0.24
$0.22
$551.5 mill
13.5%
6.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides In-line

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said during its conference call it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.22 to $0.24 per share on revenue of $542.0 million to $562.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.22 per share on revenue of $551.5 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2016.
Lowers Guidance In-line with Estimates
Q 04/2016
5/2/2016
8:30:44 AM
$0.21 to $0.23
$0.23
$551.8 mill
-11.4%
-7.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Lowers Guidance, but Earnings Remain In-line with Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects second quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.21 to $0.23 per share on revenue of $518.0 million to $528.0 million. The company's previous guidance was earnings of $0.22 to $0.24 per share on revenue of $542.0 million to $562.0 million and the current consensus earnings estimate is $0.23 per share on revenue of $551.8 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2016.
EPS & Revenue Below Estimates
Q 07/2016
5/19/2016
4:00:32 PM
$0.19 to $0.21
$0.24
$546.5 mill
0.0%
12.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides Below Estimates

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects third quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.19 to $0.21 per share on revenue of $510.0 million to $530.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.24 per share on revenue of $546.5 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2016.
In-line Guidance
Q 10/2016
8/25/2016
4:00:20 PM
$0.21 to $0.23
$0.23
$632.3 mill
-11.7%
-12.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Brocade Guides In-line

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. said it expects fourth quarter non-GAAP earnings of $0.21 to $0.23 per share on revenue of $630.0 million to $650.0 million. The current consensus earnings estimate is $0.23 per share on revenue of $632.3 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2016.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
11/19/2012
4:05:24 PM
Oct '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.15
$578.36 Mil
$0.17
$0.14
$566.85 Mil
-11.8%
2.0%
165.8%
5.1%
-2.5%
6.3%
2/14/2013
4:05:25 PM
Jan '13
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$0.20
$588.73 Mil
$0.17
$0.16
$575.84 Mil
17.6%
2.2%
12.1%
5.0%
-1.7%
-2.9%
5/16/2013
4:05:29 PM
Apr '13
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.17
$538.78 Mil
$0.16
$0.15
$565.36 Mil
6.3%
-4.7%
15.8%
-0.9%
-4.2%
-0.9%
8/13/2013
4:05:27 PM
Jul '13
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$0.18
$536.55 Mil
$0.14
$0.12
$518.89 Mil
28.6%
3.4%
14.8%
-3.4%
13.9%
-1.1%
11/18/2013
4:00:17 PM
Oct '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$0.25
$558.80 Mil
$0.20
$0.18
$555.59 Mil
25.0%
0.6%
63.3%
-3.4%
2.5%
4.1%
2/13/2014
4:00:39 PM
Jan '14
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.23
$564.54 Mil
$0.22
$0.20
$550.78 Mil
4.5%
2.5%
18.7%
-4.1%
2.3%
-1.2%
5/22/2014
4:00:58 PM
Apr '14
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.22
$536.91 Mil
$0.21
$0.22
$531.94 Mil
4.8%
0.9%
28.7%
-0.3%
5.4%
0.0%
8/21/2014
4:01:16 PM
Jul '14
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.22
$545.46 Mil
$0.21
$0.19
$534.71 Mil
4.8%
2.0%
18.4%
1.7%
1.9%
10.0%
11/24/2014
4:10:21 PM
Oct '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.22
$564.36 Mil
$0.25
$0.23
$562.43 Mil
-12.0%
0.3%
-14.0%
1.0%
-2.9%
-1.4%
2/19/2015
4:01:44 PM
Jan '15
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.27
$576.24 Mil
$0.26
$0.24
$569.75 Mil
3.8%
1.1%
5.8%
2.1%
1.0%
-2.4%
5/21/2015
4:00:33 PM
Apr '15
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.25
$546.58 Mil
$0.22
$0.20
$551.33 Mil
13.6%
-0.9%
-0.3%
1.8%
-1.1%
4.0%
8/20/2015
4:00:18 PM
Jul '15
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.25
$551.82 Mil
$0.23
$0.22
$551.01 Mil
8.7%
0.1%
21.9%
1.2%
7.9%
2.1%
11/23/2015
4:00:27 PM
Oct '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C
EPS
Rev
$0.24
$588.83 Mil
$0.26
$0.24
$575.10 Mil
-7.7%
2.4%
7.2%
4.3%
-8.2%
2.2%
5/19/2016
4:00:32 PM
Apr '16
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G -
EPS
Rev
$0.22
$523.31 Mil
$0.23
$0.23
$530.93 Mil
-4.3%
-1.4%
-10.9%
-4.3%
-4.1%
12.6%
8/25/2016
4:00:20 PM
Jul '16
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.20
$590.72 Mil
$0.21
$0.19
$575.38 Mil
-4.8%
2.7%
-41.5%
7.0%
-2.0%
-12.0%
11/21/2016
6:15:00 PM
Oct '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C-
EPS
Rev
$0.30
$657.30 Mil
$0.23
$0.22
$640.39 Mil
30.4%
2.6%
16.4%
11.6%
0.1%
-0.2%
2/23/2017
4:06:37 PM
Jan '17
Q1 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D+
EPS
Rev
$0.13
$581.46 Mil
$0.28
$0.26
$650.83 Mil
-53.6%
-10.7%
-
-
-0.6%
0.3%
5/25/2017
4:00:22 PM
Apr '17
Q2 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G D-
EPS
Rev
$0.24
$552.75 Mil
$0.22
$0.20
$575.45 Mil
9.1%
-3.9%
-70.3%
5.6%
-0.2%
0.4%
8/24/2017
4:00:29 PM
Jul '17
Q3 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G F
EPS
Rev
($0.05)
$549.27 Mil
-
$0.04
$590.06 Mil
-225.0%
-6.9%
-
-7.0%
0.6%
1.1%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.13
$578.19 Mil
-
-
-56.7%
-12.0%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.16
$543.00 Mil
-
-
23.1%
-6.6%
11/21/2011
$4.48
$0.31
$2.15 Bil
-
-
-
11/19/2012
$5.54
$0.49
$2.24 Bil
58.1%
4.2%
23.7%
11/18/2013
$8.10
$0.68
$2.22 Bil
38.8%
-0.7%
46.2%
11/24/2014
$11.69
$0.73
$2.21 Bil
7.4%
-0.5%
44.3%
11/23/2015
$10.09
$0.86
$2.26 Bil
17.8%
2.4%
-13.7%
11/21/2016
$12.37
$0.79
$2.35 Bil
-8.1%
3.6%
22.6%
11/21/2017
$12.15
$0.36
$2.26 Bil
-54.4%
-3.6%
-1.8%
11/21/2018
-
$0.58
$2.10 Bil
61.1%
-7.1%
-
11/21/2019
-
-
-
-
-
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Price Projection

Current Value
$11
-10%
Projected Price
-
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