Wall Street analysts expect Camping World Holdings Inc (NYSE:CWH) to report earnings per share (EPS) of $1.02 for the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Five analysts have issued estimates for Camping World’s earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.90 to $1.16. Camping World posted earnings per share of $0.84 in the same quarter last year, which would indicate a positive year over year growth rate of 21.4%. The company is scheduled to report its next earnings results on Thursday, August 9th.

On average, analysts expect that Camping World will report full-year earnings of $2.79 per share for the current year, with EPS estimates ranging from $2.54 to $2.98. For the next financial year, analysts forecast that the firm will report earnings of $3.26 per share, with EPS estimates ranging from $3.05 to $3.37. Zacks Investment Research’s EPS calculations are an average based on a survey of sell-side analysts that that provide coverage for Camping World.

Camping World (NYSE:CWH) last issued its earnings results on Tuesday, May 8th. The company reported $0.41 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $0.42 by ($0.01). Camping World had a positive return on equity of 165.19% and a negative net margin of 0.50%. The company had revenue of $1.06 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.06 billion. During the same quarter last year, the business posted $0.38 EPS. Camping World’s quarterly revenue was up 20.4% on a year-over-year basis.

A number of brokerages have issued reports on CWH. Credit Suisse Group set a $52.00 target price on Camping World and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 28th. BMO Capital Markets raised their target price on Camping World from $53.00 to $62.00 and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, March 1st. ValuEngine upgraded Camping World from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Thursday, March 1st. KeyCorp set a $52.00 target price on Camping World and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, February 28th. Finally, Wells Fargo & Co reduced their target price on Camping World from $52.00 to $43.00 and set an “outperform” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, April 10th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of $43.67.

In other Camping World news, Director Andris A. Baltins acquired 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 16th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $21.70 per share, for a total transaction of $108,500.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link. Also, insider Marcus Lemonis acquired 8,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 16th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $22.11 per share, for a total transaction of $176,880.00. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. Insiders have bought a total of 48,000 shares of company stock worth $997,280 in the last quarter. 49.20% of the stock is currently owned by company insiders.

Several large investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Bamco Inc. NY lifted its holdings in shares of Camping World by 3.2% during the 4th quarter. Bamco Inc. NY now owns 2,410,600 shares of the company’s stock valued at $107,826,000 after purchasing an additional 75,000 shares in the last quarter. BlackRock Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Camping World by 1.7% during the 1st quarter. BlackRock Inc. now owns 1,917,203 shares of the company’s stock valued at $61,830,000 after purchasing an additional 31,594 shares in the last quarter. Millennium Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Camping World by 62.0% during the 1st quarter. Millennium Management LLC now owns 1,510,351 shares of the company’s stock valued at $48,709,000 after purchasing an additional 578,046 shares in the last quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Camping World by 1,380.3% during the 4th quarter. Citadel Advisors LLC now owns 1,343,779 shares of the company’s stock valued at $60,107,000 after purchasing an additional 1,253,001 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd. lifted its holdings in shares of Camping World by 26.4% during the 1st quarter. Waratah Capital Advisors Ltd. now owns 1,304,222 shares of the company’s stock valued at $42,061,000 after purchasing an additional 272,019 shares in the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 44.69% of the company’s stock.

Camping World traded down $0.22, reaching $26.44, during midday trading on Friday, according to Marketbeat. 2,030,508 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,595,222. The company has a current ratio of 1.47, a quick ratio of 0.38 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 13.09. Camping World has a one year low of $18.16 and a one year high of $47.62. The stock has a market cap of $2.29 billion, a P/E ratio of 11.55, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 0.73 and a beta of 2.53.

The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 29th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.08 per share. This represents a $0.32 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th. Camping World’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 13.97%.

Camping World Company Profile

Camping World Holdings, Inc, through its subsidiaries, provides a portfolio of services, protection plans, products, and resources for recreational vehicle (RV) owners and camping enthusiasts. The company operates through Consumer Services and Plans, and Retail segments. It provides emergency roadside assistance; property and casualty insurance programs; travel assist programs; extended vehicle service contracts; co-branded credit cards; vehicle financing and refinancing; club memberships; and publications and directories.

Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Camping World (CWH)

For more information about research offerings from Zacks Investment Research, visit Zacks.com

Earnings History and Estimates for Camping World (NYSE:CWH)

Receive News & Ratings for Camping World Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Camping World and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.