In June 2018, Baby Bunting Group Limited (ASX:BBN) released its latest earnings announcement, which suggested Below, I’ve presented key growth figures on how market analysts perceive Baby Bunting Group’s earnings growth trajectory over the next couple of years and Note that I will be looking at net income excluding extraordinary items to get a better understanding of the underlying drivers of earnings.
While it’s useful to be aware of the growth year by year relative to today’s level, it may be more insightful determining the rate at which the earnings are rising or falling every year, on average. The pro of this method is that it ignores near term flucuations and accounts for the overarching direction of Baby Bunting Group’s earnings trajectory over time, which may be more relevant for long term investors. To compute this rate, I put a line of best fit through analyst consensus of forecasted earnings. The slope of this line is the rate of earnings growth, which in this case is 28%. This means, we can anticipate Baby Bunting Group will grow its earnings by 28% every year for the next few years.
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