On February 2, 2012, GEOS (OYOG) reported Q1 2012 earnings of $8.8mil (or $1.35 per share) on sales of $43.3mil exceeding analyst EPS and sales consensus of $1.22 and $39mil respectively by 10%. The stock closed at $91.46 on February 2, 2012 before the release and closed at $113.06 (or 24% higher) within 3 days.
Yesterday, GEOS reported Q1 2013 EPS of $1.70 vs. consensus of $1.21 and Q1 revenue $77.8M vs. consensus of $65.44M, beating estimates by 40% and 19% respectively.
GEOS shares closed at $93.82 before the earnings report. Near-term PPS target = $116 based on Q1 2012 post-earnings price action. Note that there is further risk to the upside based on the earnings beat for Q1 2013 which is 30% higher than the beat for Q1 2012 on a stock with a PEG of only .42