What to Expect From Clean Energy Fuels Corp's Earnings Report Monday

| About: Clean Energy (CLNE)

Clean Energy Fuels Corp. (NASDAQ:CLNE) is a $1.07 billion market cap company that trades an average of 2.31 million shares per day. The company was incorporated in 2001 and is headquartered in Seal Beach, California.

  • Industry: Natural Gas Utilities

  • Recent Price: $15.20

  • 52 Week High: $17.85

  • 52 Week Low: $11.75

  • Book Value: $5.90

  • Time Released: At Close

The number to beat is $-0.09 per share, based on the estimated mean earnings. Analyst estimates range between $-0.12 and $-0.05 per share.

Investors have been somewhat rewarded with an increase of year-over-year revenue. Revenue reported was $211.83 million for 2010 vs. $131.50 million for 2009. The bottom line has rising earnings year-over-year of $-2.52 million for 2010 vs. $-33.25 million for 2009. The company's earnings before income and taxes are rising with an EBIT year-over-year of $-5.52 million for 2010 vs. $-33.29 million for 2009.

It is a very nice looking bar chart for investors looking for growth. If the company beats and actually goes postive with earnings, look out-- the stock could really fly.

Gross revenue is growing at an annual rate of 61.09%.

Gross reported revenue compared to the mean estimate (rounded).

Fiscal Quarter Ending Month-Year Revenue Estimates Actual $ Difference Difference %
Mar-11 $ 65.83M $ 65.34M $ -0.49M -0.74%
Dec-10 $ 69.16M $ 83.16M $ 14.00M 20.24%
Sep-10 $ 50.82M $ 45.65M $ -5.17M -10.17%
Jun-10 $ 40.73M $ 44.03M $ 3.30M 8.1%
Mar-10 $ 43.82M $ 38.99M $ -4.83M -11.02%

M = millions, B = billions

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