Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPAR) updated its FY17 earnings guidance on Wednesday. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $0.40-0.42 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.50. The company issued revenue guidance of $690-710 million, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $697.27 million.

Several research firms have weighed in on SPAR. BidaskClub lowered shares of Spartan Motors from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Spartan Motors from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Friday, August 25th. Roth Capital boosted their target price on shares of Spartan Motors from $12.00 to $20.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 17th. Finally, TheStreet lowered shares of Spartan Motors from a b- rating to a c+ rating in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of Buy and an average price target of $17.00.

Spartan Motors (NASDAQ:SPAR) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, November 1st. The company reported $0.21 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.24 by ($0.03). The firm had revenue of $189.22 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $185.30 million. Spartan Motors had a return on equity of 8.04% and a net margin of 2.15%. The firm’s revenue for the quarter was up 27.3% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned $0.10 earnings per share.

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Spartan Motors Company Profile

Spartan Motors, Inc is an engineer and manufacturer in the heavy-duty, custom vehicles marketplace. The Company operates through three segments: Emergency Response Vehicles, Delivery and Service Vehicles, and Specialty Chassis and Vehicles. The Company’s Emergency Response Vehicles segment engineers and manufactures emergency response chassis, emergency response bodies and aerial equipment.

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