Oshkosh (NYSE:OSK) is set to give its latest quarterly earnings report on Wednesday, 2022-01-26. Here’s what investors need to know before the announcement.
Analysts estimate that Oshkosh will likely report an Earnings Per Share (EPS) of $0.49.
Oshkosh bulls will hope to hear the company to announce they’ve not only beaten that estimate, but also to provide positive guidance, or forecasted growth, for the next quarter.
New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).
Historical Earnings Performance
Last quarter the company beat EPS by $0.31, which was followed by a 0.85% drop in the share price the next day.
Here’s a look at Oshkosh’s past performance and the resulting price change:
|Quarter||Q4 2021||Q3 2021||Q2 2021||Q1 2021|
|Price Change %||-0.85%||0.29%||0.06%||5.78%|
Shares of Oshkosh were trading at $116.76 as of January 24. Over the last 52-week period, shares are up 26.6%. Given that these returns are generally positive, long-term shareholders are likely bullish going into this earnings release.
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