ENPH Stock: 9 Reasons Why Enphase Energy Investors Are Smiling Bright Today

Enphase Energy (NASDAQ:ENPH) stock is surging higher on Wednesday following the release of its earnings report for the third quarter of 2021.

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Let’s jump into that earnings report below to see why holders of ENPH stock are celebrating today!

  • Let’s start off with the company’s adjusted earnings per share of 60 cents.
  • That’s well above Wall Street’s estimate of 48 cents for the quarter.
  • It’s also a solid boost over the company’s adjusted EPS of 18 cents from the same time last year.
  • Next up is revenue, which came in at a record $351.5 million.
  • Yet again, that easily beats out analysts’ revenue estimate of $343.09 million.
  • It’s also another case of strong growth compared to the company’s revenue of $178.5 million in Q3 2020.
  • Enphase Energy earnings report also includes guidance for the fourth quarter of 2021.
  • That includes the company’s revenue outlook of $390 million to $410 million.
  • That’s looking incredibly good next to Wall Street’s revenue estimate of $373.01 million for the period.

Badri Kothandaraman, president and CEO of Enphase Energy, said the following in an earnings call transcribed by The Motely Fool.

“We reported record revenue of $351.5 million, shipped approximately 2.6 million microinverters and 65 megawatt hours of Enphase storage systems, achieved non-GAAP gross margin of 40.8% and generated strong free cash flow of $100.7 million. We exited the third quarter at approximately 41%, 16%, 24%. This means 41% gross margin, 16% operating expenses and 24% operating income, all as a percentage of revenue on a non-GAAP basis.”

ENPH stock experiencing heavy trading with news of its Q3 earnings. This has some 6.6 million shares changing hands as of this writing. That’s already a major boost over its daily average trading volume of 1.9 million shares.

ENPH stock was up 21.4% as of Wednesday morning.

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