CIEN
$21.77
Ciena
($.11)
(.50%)

Earnings History

Earnings
Revenue
Reaction
Drift
In-line Guidance
Q 07/2012
5/31/2012
7:00:01 AM
14.1%
13.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
CIENA Guides In-line

CIENA Corp. said it expects third quarter on revenue of $455.0 million to $485.0 million. The current consensus estimate is revenue of $472.0 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2012.
Revenue Below Estimates
Q 10/2012
8/30/2012
7:00:01 AM
-19.5%
-3.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
CIENA Sees Revenue Below Estimates

CIENA Corp. said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $455.0 million to $480.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $499.7 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2012.
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2013
12/13/2012
7:00:01 AM
1.5%
-0.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
CIENA Guides In-line

CIENA Corp. said it expects first quarter revenue of $435.0 million to $460.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $458.3 million for the quarter ending January 31, 2013.
In-line Guidance
Q 04/2013
3/7/2013
7:00:02 AM
17.3%
0.0%
Guidance:
Consensus:
CIENA Guides In-line

CIENA Corp. said it expects second quarter revenue of $465.0 million to $495.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $481.8 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2013.
Revenue Above Estimates
Q 07/2013
6/6/2013
7:00:03 AM
17.4%
11.2%
Guidance:
Consensus:
CIENA Sees Revenue Above Estimates

CIENA Corp. said it expects third quarter revenue of $515.0 million to $545.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $508.3 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2013.
In-line Revenue Guidance
Q 10/2013
9/4/2013
7:00:02 AM
13.8%
10.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Provides Revenue Guidance In-line with Estimates

Ciena Corporation said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $550.0 million to $580.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $552.0 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2013.
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2014
12/12/2013
7:00:01 AM
-6.9%
0.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects first quarter revenue of $515.0 million to $545.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $538.6 million for the quarter ending January 31, 2014.
In-line Revenue Guidance
Q 04/2014
3/6/2014
7:00:45 AM
$540.0 mil to $570.0 mil
$561.8 mil
-3.5%
-10.3%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Provides In-line Revenue Guidance

Ciena Corporation said it expects second quarter revenue of $540.0 million to $570.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $561.8 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2014.
In-line Revenue Guidance
Q 07/2014
6/5/2014
7:00:11 AM
$585.0 mil to $615.0 mil
$585.4 mil
18.4%
0.9%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Provides Revenue Guidance

Ciena Corporation said it expects third quarter revenue of $585.0 million to $615.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $585.4 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2014.
Revenue Below Estimates
Q 10/2014
9/4/2014
7:00:23 AM
$570.0 mil to $610.0 mil
$629.7 mil
-9.5%
2.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides Below Estimates

Ciena Corporation said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $570.0 million to $610.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $629.7 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2014.
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2015
12/11/2014
7:00:31 AM
$540.0 mil to $570.0 mil
$568.3 mil
7.0%
7.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects first quarter revenue of $540.0 million to $570.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $568.3 million for the quarter ending January 31, 2015.
In-line Guidance
Q 04/2015
3/5/2015
7:00:02 AM
$585.0 mil to $615.0 mil
$596.9 mil
0.2%
-0.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects second quarter revenue of $585.0 million to $615.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $596.9 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2015.
In-line Revenue Guidance
Q 07/2015
6/4/2015
7:00:02 AM
$610.0 mil to $640.0 mil
$631.1 mil
0.8%
0.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects third quarter revenue of $610.0 million to $640.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $631.1 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2015.
Revenue Above Estimates
Q 10/2015
9/3/2015
7:00:02 AM
$665.0 mil to $700.0 mil
$662.8 mil
2.2%
4.7%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides Revenue Above Estimates

Ciena Corporation said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $665.0 million to $700.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $662.8 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2015.
Revenue Below Estimates
FY 2016
12/10/2015
7:00:00 AM
-16.9%
-2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides Revenue Below Estimates

Ciena Corporation said it expects first quarter revenue of $555.0 million to $590.0 million and fiscal 2016 revenue of $2.64 billion to $2.66 billion. The current consensus revenue estimate is $641.9 million for the quarter ending January 31, 2016 and revenue of $2.78 billion for the year ending October 31, 2016.
In-line Revenue Guidance
Q 04/2016
3/3/2016
7:00:04 AM
$615.0 mil to $645.0 mil
$644.6 mil
-18.0%
1.1%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Provides In-line Revenue Guidance

Ciena Corporation said it expects second quarter revenue of $615.0 million to $645.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $644.6 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2016.
In-line Revenue Guidance
Q 07/2016
6/2/2016
7:00:02 AM
$655.0 mil to $685.0 mil
$664.3 mil
12.8%
10.4%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects third quarter revenue of $655.0 million to $685.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $664.3 million for the quarter ending July 31, 2016.
In-line Guidance
Q 10/2016
9/1/2016
7:00:01 AM
$700.0 mil to $730.0 mil
$717.6 mil
8.0%
-0.6%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects fourth quarter revenue of $700.0 million to $730.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $717.6 million for the quarter ending October 31, 2016.
In-line Guidance
Q 01/2017
12/8/2016
7:00:01 AM
$615.0 mil to $645.0 mil
$637.9 mil
15.1%
2.8%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects first quarter revenue of $615.0 million to $645.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $637.9 million for the quarter ending January 31, 2017.
In-line Guidance
Q 04/2017
3/8/2017
7:00:01 AM
$680.0 mil to $710.0 mil
$692.5 mil
-8.4%
-4.5%
Guidance:
Consensus:
Ciena Guides In-line

Ciena Corporation said it expects second quarter revenue of $680.0 million to $710.0 million. The current consensus revenue estimate is $692.5 million for the quarter ending April 30, 2017.
Date
Grade
Actual
Earnings
Whisper
Consensus
Estimate
Surprise
Growth
Gap
Drift
5/31/2012
7:00:01 AM
Apr '12
Q2 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A+
EPS
Rev
($0.04)
$477.62 Mil
-
($0.14)
$447.37 Mil
71.4%
6.8%
-
14.3%
5.3%
13.7%
8/30/2012
7:00:01 AM
Jul '12
Q3 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A
EPS
Rev
($0.11)
$474.09 Mil
-
($0.13)
$473.45 Mil
15.4%
0.1%
-
8.9%
-11.2%
-3.2%
12/13/2012
7:00:01 AM
Oct '12
Q4 '12
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
($0.16)
$465.53 Mil
-
($0.14)
$468.43 Mil
-14.3%
-0.6%
-
2.2%
2.9%
-0.7%
3/7/2013
7:00:02 AM
Jan '13
Q1 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B+
EPS
Rev
$0.15
$453.09 Mil
-
($0.14)
$449.23 Mil
207.1%
0.9%
-
8.7%
14.5%
0.0%
6/6/2013
7:00:03 AM
Apr '13
Q2 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
($0.08)
$507.71 Mil
-
($0.10)
$482.82 Mil
20.0%
5.2%
-
6.3%
13.1%
11.2%
9/4/2013
7:00:02 AM
Jul '13
Q3 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.23
$538.36 Mil
$0.20
$0.17
$532.28 Mil
15.0%
1.1%
-
13.6%
8.1%
10.8%
12/12/2013
7:00:01 AM
Oct '13
Q4 '13
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.15
$583.39 Mil
$0.26
$0.24
$567.77 Mil
-42.3%
2.8%
-
25.3%
-3.1%
0.1%
3/6/2014
7:00:45 AM
Jan '14
Q1 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$0.09
$533.70 Mil
$0.07
$0.06
$533.75 Mil
28.6%
0.0%
-38.1%
17.8%
2.9%
-10.3%
6/5/2014
7:00:11 AM
Apr '14
Q2 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.16
$560.06 Mil
$0.15
$0.13
$559.32 Mil
6.7%
0.1%
-
10.3%
15.9%
0.9%
9/4/2014
7:00:23 AM
Jul '14
Q3 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.34
$603.56 Mil
$0.32
$0.29
$600.81 Mil
6.3%
0.5%
84.1%
12.1%
-5.9%
2.1%
12/11/2014
7:00:31 AM
Oct '14
Q4 '14
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
($0.08)
$590.96 Mil
$0.16
$0.13
$589.44 Mil
-150.0%
0.3%
-
1.3%
6.1%
7.1%
3/5/2015
7:00:02 AM
Jan '15
Q1 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B+
EPS
Rev
$0.11
$529.16 Mil
$0.05
$0.02
$558.28 Mil
120.0%
-5.2%
17.7%
-0.9%
1.8%
-0.7%
6/4/2015
7:00:02 AM
Apr '15
Q2 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.36
$621.60 Mil
$0.26
$0.24
$604.44 Mil
38.5%
2.8%
385.1%
11.0%
3.8%
0.5%
9/3/2015
7:00:02 AM
Jul '15
Q3 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B-
EPS
Rev
$0.36
$602.93 Mil
$0.37
$0.34
$629.87 Mil
-2.7%
-4.3%
34.7%
-0.1%
-4.4%
4.7%
12/10/2015
7:00:00 AM
Oct '15
Q4 '15
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B+
EPS
Rev
$0.30
$691.97 Mil
$0.36
$0.38
$683.56 Mil
-16.7%
1.2%
-
17.1%
-15.8%
-2.8%
3/3/2016
7:00:04 AM
Jan '16
Q1 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A
EPS
Rev
$0.16
$573.12 Mil
$0.16
$0.14
$576.30 Mil
-
-0.6%
273.3%
8.3%
-18.2%
1.1%
6/2/2016
7:00:02 AM
Apr '16
Q2 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.31
$640.72 Mil
$0.29
$0.27
$630.74 Mil
6.9%
1.6%
4.6%
3.1%
10.2%
10.4%
9/1/2016
7:00:01 AM
Jul '16
Q3 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G A-
EPS
Rev
$0.42
$670.55 Mil
$0.40
$0.38
$674.29 Mil
5.0%
-0.6%
36.3%
11.2%
4.1%
-0.6%
12/8/2016
7:00:01 AM
Oct '16
Q4 '16
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G B
EPS
Rev
$0.45
$716.19 Mil
$0.45
$0.46
$715.88 Mil
-
0.0%
33.5%
3.5%
7.1%
2.8%
3/8/2017
7:00:01 AM
Jan '17
Q1 '17
Earnings Whisper GradeE a rn in gs Wh is pe r® ed ar G C+
EPS
Rev
$0.27
$621.50 Mil
$0.31
$0.29
$632.60 Mil
-12.9%
-1.8%
138.3%
8.4%
-5.0%
-4.5%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.29
$692.93 Mil
-
-
-6.5%
8.1%
EPS
Rev
-
-
-
$0.40
$724.01 Mil
-
-
-4.8%
8.0%
12/8/2011
$12.03
($0.49)
$1.74 Bil
-
-
-
12/13/2012
$15.80
($0.57)
$1.83 Bil
-
5.3%
31.3%
12/12/2013
$21.31
$0.18
$2.08 Bil
-
13.6%
34.9%
12/11/2014
$18.14
$0.20
$2.29 Bil
11.1%
9.9%
-14.9%
12/10/2015
$20.04
$0.92
$2.45 Bil
360.0%
6.9%
10.5%
12/8/2016
$24.87
$1.11
$2.60 Bil
20.7%
6.3%
24.1%
12/8/2017
$21.77
$1.36
$2.81 Bil
22.5%
8.1%
-12.5%
12/8/2018
-
$1.62
$2.99 Bil
19.1%
6.4%
-
12/8/2019
-
-
-
-
-
-

Price Projection

Current Value
$42
92%
Projected Price
-
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