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Harley-Davidson (HOG) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates, Revenues Miss

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Milwaukee, WI-based Harley-Davidson, Inc. HOG is a leading manufacturer and seller of custom, cruiser and touring motorcycles.

Earnings

In the first-quarter, Harley-Davidson reported earnings of 80 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 67 cents. The earnings in the year-ago quarter was $1.03.

Revenues

Harley-Davidson reported motorcycle and related products revenue to $1.2 billion, lower than $1.36 billion recorded in the year-ago quarter. Further, the figure slightly missed the Zacks Consensus Estimate.

Harley-Davidson, Inc. Price and EPS Surprise

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Estimate Trend & Surprise History

Investors should note that stock has not witnessed any change in the Zacks Consensus Estimate for quarter and annual earnings over the last 30 days.

Of the trailing four quarters, the company surpassed estimates in three while missing in one. The average positive surprise was 8.7%.

Key Stats/Developments to Note

For 2019, Harley-Davidson reiterated the full-year motorcycle shipments projection of 217,000-222,000 motorcycles. Further, for second-quarter 2019, it expects motorcycle shipments to be approximately 65,500-70,500.

Zacks Rank

Harley-Davidson holds a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold), but that could change following its earnings report which has just released. Meanwhile, you can see the complete list of today’s Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) stocks here.

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