Trane Technologies Plc TT The results for the first quarter of 2023 have been better than expected.
Adjusted EPS of $1.41 is 6% above Zacks consensus estimates and 7.6% above our estimates. The bottom line grew 25.9% year over year.
Revenue of $3.7 billion beat the consensus mark by 0.8% and our estimate by 1.1%. The top line grew 9.3% year over year on a reported basis and 9% organically. Bookings decreased 1% year-over-year on a reported basis as well as organically.
Shares of Trance are up 28.8% against a fall of 28% over the past year Industry It is related to this.
Revenue & Bookings
Americas segment revenue of $2.9 billion grew 9% year over year on a reported basis and grew 8% organically. Bookings were down 4% as well as $3.3 billion on a reported basis.
Europe, Middle East and Africa segment revenue came in at $510.5 million, up 16% year-over-year on a reported basis and 15% organically. Bookings grew 10% year over year to $591.7 million on a reported basis as well as organically.
Asia Pacific segment revenue grew 5% year over year and 8% on an organic basis to $294.3 million on a reported basis. Bookings of $390.1 million grew 11% on a reported basis and 13% organic.
Adjusted EBITDA came in at $542 million, up 17% year over year. Adjusted EBITDA margin improved by 100 basis points (bps) to 14.8%. Adjusted operating income of $472 million increased 23% year over year, with adjusted operating margin improving 140 bps to 12.9%.
Key Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Figures
Tran ended the quarter with a cash balance of $693 million compared to $1.2 billion in the previous quarter. Loan balances were $4.8 billion, flat compared to the prior quarter. This generated $17 million of cash from operating activities and $52 million of free cash outflow in the quarter.
Trance Technologies plc Price, Consensus and EPS Surprises
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raised 2023 guidance
The company currently expects revenue to grow by 9-10% on a reported basis, compared to a previous expectation of 7-9% growth. It now expects revenue growth on an organic basis to be 7-8%, compared to the earlier expectation of 6-8% growth.
Adjusted EPS is expected to be between $8.3 and $8.5, compared to a previous expectation of $8.2 to $8.5. The midpoint of the revised guided range ($8.4) is above the current Zacks consensus estimate of $8.33.
Tran currently holds a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
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MAN’s adjusted earnings per share of $1.61 was 0.6% below the consensus mark but matched our estimates. Revenue of $4.8 billion missed the consensus mark by 1.3% and our estimates by a narrow margin. The top line decreased 7.6% year over year.
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