Can Oclaro (OCLR) Run Higher on Strong Earnings Estimate Revisions?
Oclaro, Inc.OCLR is a company designing, manufacturing, and marketing fibre optics that could be an interesting play for investors. That is because, not only does the stock have decent short-term momentum, but it is seeing solid activity on the earnings estimate revision front as well.
These positive earnings estimate revisions suggest that analysts are becoming more optimistic on OCLR's earnings for the coming quarter and year. In fact, consensus estimates have moved sharply higher for both of these time frames over the past four weeks, suggesting that Oclaro could be a solid choice for investors.
Current Quarter Estimates for OCLR
In the past 30 days, 1 estimate has gone higher for Oclaro while none has gone lower in the same time period. The trend has been pretty favorable too, with estimates narrowing from a loss of 7 cents a share 30 days ago, to a loss of 2 cents today, a move of 71.4%.
Current Year Estimates for OCLR
Meanwhile, Oclaro's current year figures are also looking quite promising, with 1 estimate moving higher in the past month, compared to none lower. The consensus estimate trend has also seen a boost for this time frame, narrowing from a loss of 29 cents per share 30 days ago to a loss of 9 cents per share today, an increase of almost 69%.
The stock has also started to move higher lately, adding 37.5% over the past four weeks, suggesting that investors are starting to take note of this impressive story. So investors may definitely want to consider this Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stock to profit in the near future.
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