DFC Global Corp. (DLLR: Quote), formerly Dollar Financial Corp., reported fourth-quarter net loss of $3.3 million or $0.08 per share, compared to a net income of $17.5 million or $0.39 per share in the prior year quarter.
Pro forma net income for the quarter was $26.0 million, compared to $20.5 million last year.
Operating earnings for the quarter were $0.58 per share, up from $0.46 per share in the comparable quarter last year. On average, ten analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expected earnings of $0.56 per share for the quarter. Analysts' estimates typically exclude one-time items.
Total revenues for the quarter grew to $266.7 million from $233.9 million last year, while seven analysts estimated revenues of $281.18 million for the quarter.
Looking forward to fiscal 2013, the company is increasing its operating earnings guidance range to between $2.35 and $2.55 per share.
Analysts currently estimate earnings of $2.52 per share for the full year.
Click here to receive FREE breaking news email alerts for DFC Global Corp. and others in your portfolio
by RTT Staff Writer
For comments and feedback: email@example.com