Intel Corp.’s shares rose +5.7% in pre-market trading Friday, following the company’s third-quarter earnings beat.
The chip company’s earnings for the quarter came in at $1.01 billion, or 25 cents a share, compared with $6.82 billion, or $1.67 a share, in the year-ago quarter. After adjusting for restructuring charges and other items, earnings were 59 cents a share, compared with $1.45 a share from a year ago. Analysts polled by FactSet expected earnings of 34 cents a share
Revenue fell to $15.39 billion from $19.19 billion in the year-ago quarter. Analysts expected revenue of $15.31 billion (based on FactSet).
Intel’s Client-computing division sales decreased - 17% year-over-year to $8.1 billion. Sales in the data-center and AI group fell -27% to $4.2 billion. “Network and edge” sales climbed +14% to $2.3 billion, while Mobileye revenue was up +38% to $450 million.
Gross margins dropped to 45.9% from 58.3% in the year-ago period.
Intel lowered its full-year earnings outlook to $1.95 a share (vs. Wall Street expectation of of $2.20 a share). Its revenue guidance is $63 billion to $64 billion, (vs. the Street estimates of $65.3 billion.
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The Tickeron Valuation Rating of (best 1 - 100 worst) indicates that the company is seriously undervalued in the industry. This rating compares market capitalization estimated by our proprietary formula with the current market capitalization. This rating is based on the following metrics, as compared to industry averages: P/B Ratio (1.166) is normal, around the industry mean (6.817). P/E Ratio (16.010) is within average values for comparable stocks, (53.245). INTC's Projected Growth (PEG Ratio) (8.391) is very high in comparison to the industry average of (2.528). Dividend Yield (0.045) settles around the average of (0.025) among similar stocks. P/S Ratio (2.008) is also within normal values, averaging (11.226).
The Tickeron PE Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), pointing to outstanding earnings growth. The PE Growth rating is based on a comparative analysis of stock PE ratio increase over the last 12 months compared against S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron Price Growth Rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating fairly steady price growth. INTC’s price grows at a lower rate over the last 12 months as compared to S&P 500 index constituents.
The Tickeron SMR rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating weak sales and an unprofitable business model. SMR (Sales, Margin, Return on Equity) rating is based on comparative analysis of weighted Sales, Income Margin and Return on Equity values compared against S&P 500 index constituents. The weighted SMR value is a proprietary formula developed by Tickeron and represents an overall profitability measure for a stock.
The Tickeron Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for this company is (best 1 - 100 worst), indicating that the returns do not compensate for the risks. INTC’s unstable profits reported over time resulted in significant Drawdowns within these last five years. A stable profit reduces stock drawdown and volatility. The average Profit vs. Risk Rating rating for the industry is 64, placing this stock worse than average.
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows