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Foraco International First Quarter 2024 Earnings: EPS Beats Expectations, Revenues Lag

Foraco International (TSE:FAR) First Quarter 2024 Results

Key Financial Results

  • Revenue: US$77.1m (down 13% from 1Q 2023).

  • Net income: US$8.85m (up 33% from 1Q 2023).

  • Profit margin: 12% (up from 7.5% in 1Q 2023). The increase in margin was driven by lower expenses.

  • EPS: US$0.09 (up from US$0.067 in 1Q 2023).

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All figures shown in the chart above are for the trailing 12 month (TTM) period

Foraco International EPS Beats Expectations, Revenues Fall Short

Revenue missed analyst estimates by 1.6%. Earnings per share (EPS) exceeded analyst estimates by 28%.

Looking ahead, revenue is forecast to grow 10% p.a. on average during the next 2 years, compared to a 15% growth forecast for the Metals and Mining industry in Canada.

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Performance of the Canadian Metals and Mining industry.

The company's shares are down 7.1% from a week ago.

Risk Analysis

You should always think about risks. Case in point, we've spotted 2 warning signs for Foraco International you should be aware of.

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