IBES

Last updated: 4/26/05

This source provides consensus estimates, averages, means, medians, analyst earning details and analyst forecasts. I/B/E/S Summary and Detail Estimate coverage for over 18,000 companies. 

 Overview

Source Name:                 IBES4

Update Frequency:         Daily (M-F) by 9 AM

Supported Symbols:        Ticker, CUSIP, SEDOL, ISIN

Permissioning:                 Dataworks Enterprise login required 

Request Syntax

TICKER=XXX SEDOL=XXX ISIN=XXX CUSIP=XXXX (in any combination)

Note: ticker is not advised to be used alone as duplicate tickers are possible. To make sure you are getting the right company, please use a unique identifier such as CUSIP, SEDOL or ISIN.

Examples:

   TICKER=MSFT
 
TICKER=AOL SEDOL= 2588173
 
CUSIP=594918104 ISN=US00184A1051 SEDOL= 2588173
 
TICKER=AOL ISN= US5949181045
 
CUSIP=00184A105 SEDOL=2712165

Sample Response

Please note that the output below is a small sample cut from the overall response. So it doesn�t provide all items that came back in the response.

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<Record xmlns="http://xml.thomson.com/financial/v1/tools/distribution/dataworks/enterprise/2003-07/">
<Source>IBES4</Source>
<Instrument>TICKER=MSFT</Instrument>
<Tag />
<StatusType>Connected</StatusType>
<StatusCode>0</StatusCode>
<StatusMessage />
- <Fields>
<Source>IBES4</Source>
<Instrument>TICKER=MSFT</Instrument>
<Tag />
<StatusType>Connected</StatusType>
<StatusCode>0</StatusCode>
<StatusMessage />
- <Fields>
<ActualDateCPS_AFYR0>2004-06-30T00:00:00</ActualDateCPS_AFYR0>
<ActualDateDPS_AFYR0>2004-06-30T00:00:00</ActualDateDPS_AFYR0>
<ActualDateEBIT_AFYR0>2004-07-22T00:00:00</ActualDateEBIT_AFYR0>
<ActualDateEBITDA_AFYR0>2004-07-22T00:00:00</ActualDateEBITDA_AFYR0>
<ActualDateEPS_AFYR0>2004-06-30T00:00:00</ActualDateEPS_AFYR0>
<ActualDateNAV_AFYR0>2004-07-22T00:00:00</ActualDateNAV_AFYR0>
<ActualDateNET_AFYR0>2004-07-22T00:00:00</ActualDateNET_AFYR0>
<ActualDateOPR_AFYR0>2004-07-22T00:00:00</ActualDateOPR_AFYR0>
<ActualDatePretax_AFYR0>2004-06-30T00:00:00</ActualDatePretax_AFYR0>
<ActualDateSales_AFYR0>2004-06-30T00:00:00</ActualDateSales_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrCPS_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrCPS_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrDPS_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrDPS_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrEBIT_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrEBIT_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrEBITDA_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrEBITDA_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrEPS_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrEPS_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrNAV_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrNAV_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrNET_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrNET_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrOPR_AFYR0>17298</ActualPeriodCurrOPR_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrPretax_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrPretax_AFYR0>
<ActualPeriodCurrSales_AFYR0>Jun2004</ActualPeriodCurrSales_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrCPS_AFYR0>1.162</ActualValueCurrCPS_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrDPS_AFYR0>0.16</ActualValueCurrDPS_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrEBIT_AFYR0>0</ActualValueCurrEBIT_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrEBITDA_AFYR0>18484</ActualValueCurrEBITDA_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrEPS_AFYR0>1.26</ActualValueCurrEPS_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrNAV_AFYR0>74825</ActualValueCurrNAV_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrNET_AFYR0>13726.44</ActualValueCurrNET_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrOPR_AFYR0>17298</ActualValueCurrOPR_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrPretax_AFYR0>20487.22</ActualValueCurrPretax_AFYR0>
<ActualValueCurrSales_AFYR0>36835</ActualValueCurrSales_AFYR0>
<HighEstCurrCPS_FYR1>1.86</HighEstCurrCPS_FYR1>
<HighEstCurrCPS_FYR2>0</HighEstCurrCPS_FYR2>
<HighEstCurrCPS_FYR3>1.77</HighEstCurrCPS_FYR3>
<HighEstCurrDPS_FYR1>3.3</HighEstCurrDPS_FYR1>
<HighEstCurrDPS_FYR2>0.32</HighEstCurrDPS_FYR2>
<HighEstCurrDPS_FYR3>0</HighEstCurrDPS_FYR3>
<HighEstCurrEBIT_FYR1>19787.47</HighEstCurrEBIT_FYR1>
<HighEstCurrEBIT_FYR2>21290.86</HighEstCurrEBIT_FYR2>
<HighEstCurrEBIT_FYR3>0</HighEstCurrEBIT_FYR3>
<HighEstCurrEBITDA_FYR1>20785.59</HighEstCurrEBITDA_FYR1>
<HighEstCurrEBITDA_FYR2>22708.7</HighEstCurrEBITDA_FYR2>
<HighEstCurrEBITDA_FYR3>0</HighEstCurrEBITDA_FYR3>
<HighEstCurrEPS_FYR1>1.33</HighEstCurrEPS_FYR1>
<HighEstCurrEPS_FYR2>1.5</HighEstCurrEPS_FYR2>
<HighEstCurrEPS_FYR3>1.62</HighEstCurrEPS_FYR3>
<LowEstCurrCPS_FYR1>1.73</LowEstCurrCPS_FYR1>
<LowEstCurrCPS_FYR2>0</LowEstCurrCPS_FYR2>
<LowEstCurrCPS_FYR3>1.72</LowEstCurrCPS_FYR3>
<LowEstCurrDPS_FYR1>3.3</LowEstCurrDPS_FYR1>
<LowEstCurrDPS_FYR2>0.32</LowEstCurrDPS_FYR2>
<LowEstCurrDPS_FYR3>0</LowEstCurrDPS_FYR3>
<LowEstCurrEBIT_FYR1>19571</LowEstCurrEBIT_FYR1>
<LowEstCurrEBIT_FYR2>21044</LowEstCurrEBIT_FYR2>
<LowEstCurrEBIT_FYR3>0</LowEstCurrEBIT_FYR3>
<LowEstCurrEBITDA_FYR1>19571</LowEstCurrEBITDA_FYR1>
<LowEstCurrEBITDA_FYR2>22708.7</LowEstCurrEBITDA_FYR2>
<LowEstCurrEBITDA_FYR3>0</LowEstCurrEBITDA_FYR3>
<LowEstCurrEPS_FYR1>1.25</LowEstCurrEPS_FYR1>
<LowEstCurrEPS_FYR2>1.35</LowEstCurrEPS_FYR2>
<LowEstCurrEPS_FYR3>1.62</LowEstCurrEPS_FYR3>
<LowEstCurrNAV_FYR1>47380.6</LowEstCurrNAV_FYR1>
<LowEstCurrNAV_FYR2>59966.42</LowEstCurrNAV_FYR2>
<LowEstCurrNAV_FYR3>0</LowEstCurrNAV_FYR3>
<LowEstCurrNET_FYR1>13720.7</LowEstCurrNET_FYR1>
<LowEstCurrNET_FYR2>14802.809</LowEstCurrNET_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrCPS_FYR1>2</NbrEstCurrCPS_FYR1>
<NbrEstCurrCPS_FYR2>0</NbrEstCurrCPS_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrCPS_FYR3>2</NbrEstCurrCPS_FYR3>
<NbrEstCurrDPS_FYR1>1</NbrEstCurrDPS_FYR1>
<NbrEstCurrDPS_FYR2>2</NbrEstCurrDPS_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrDPS_FYR3>0</NbrEstCurrDPS_FYR3>
<NbrEstCurrEBIT_FYR1>2</NbrEstCurrEBIT_FYR1>
<NbrEstCurrEBIT_FYR2>2</NbrEstCurrEBIT_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrEBIT_FYR3>0</NbrEstCurrEBIT_FYR3>
<NbrEstCurrEBITDA_FYR1>1</NbrEstCurrEBITDA_FYR1>
<NbrEstCurrEBITDA_FYR2>1</NbrEstCurrEBITDA_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrEBITDA_FYR3>0</NbrEstCurrEBITDA_FYR3>
<NbrEstCurrEPS_FYR1>28</NbrEstCurrEPS_FYR1>
<NbrEstCurrEPS_FYR2>27</NbrEstCurrEPS_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrEPS_FYR3>1</NbrEstCurrEPS_FYR3>
<NbrEstCurrNAV_FYR1>1</NbrEstCurrNAV_FYR1>
<NbrEstCurrNAV_FYR2>1</NbrEstCurrNAV_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrNAV_FYR3>0</NbrEstCurrNAV_FYR3>
<NbrEstCurrNET_FYR1>10</NbrEstCurrNET_FYR1>
<NbrEstCurrNET_FYR2>11</NbrEstCurrNET_FYR2>
<NbrEstCurrNET_FYR3>0</NbrEstCurrNET_FYR3>
<NbrPriceTargetsLoweredCurr>0</NbrPriceTargetsLoweredCurr>
<NbrPriceTargetsRaisedCurr>0</NbrPriceTargetsRaisedCurr>
<NbrRecommendationsBuy>16</NbrRecommendationsBuy>
<NbrRecommendationsCurr>30</NbrRecommendationsCurr>
<NbrRecommendationsDown1MonthCurr>0</NbrRecommendationsDown1MonthCurr>
<NbrRecommendationsHold>1</NbrRecommendationsHold>
<NbrRecommendationsNone>30</NbrRecommendationsNone>
<NbrRecommendationsSell>1</NbrRecommendationsSell>
<NbrRecommendationsStrongBuy>12</NbrRecommendationsStrongBuy>
<NbrRecommendationsTotal>30</NbrRecommendationsTotal>
<NbrRecommendationsUnderPerf>0</NbrRecommendationsUnderPerf>
<NbrRecommendationsUp1MonthCurr>0</NbrRecommendationsUp1MonthCurr>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_1>WILLIAMS B</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_1>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_10>FRIEDMAN J</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_10>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_11>KIM Y</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_11>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_12>REBACK B</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_12>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_13>MISEK P</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_13>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_14>HILAL D</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_14>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_15>MURPHY M</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_15>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_16>STAHLMAN M</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_16>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_17>GEURKINK J</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_17>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_18>RUSS C</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_18>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_19>GAY R</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_19>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_2>BELLINI H</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_2>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_20>JOHNSTONE D</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_20>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_21>KRAFT/KWAK</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_21>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_22>BERQUIST T</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_22>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_23>KIARASH K</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_23>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_24>MEEKER M</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_24>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_25>MUNSTER G</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_25>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_26>BECKER R</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_26>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_27>HICKEY C</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_27>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_28>THILL B</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_28>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_29>DI BONA C</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_29>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_3>DAVIS A</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_3>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_30>LEDERMAN L</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_30>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_31>BARNICLE B</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_31>
<estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_9>SHERLUND R</estimatorcalc_AnalystNameCurr_9>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_1>MSFT - KEYBANC CAPITAL MKTS/MCDONALD</estimatorcalc_entityName_1>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_10>MSFT - FULCRUM GLOBAL PARTNERS LLC</estimatorcalc_entityName_10>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_11>MSFT - A. G. EDWARDS & SONS, INC.</estimatorcalc_entityName_11>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_12>MSFT - CIBC WORLD MARKETS CORP.</estimatorcalc_entityName_12>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_13>MSFT - CANACCORD CAPITAL</estimatorcalc_entityName_13>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_14>MSFT - FRIEDMAN, BILLINGS, RAMSEY & CO.</estimatorcalc_entityName_14>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_15>MSFT - FIRST ALBANY CORP.</estimatorcalc_entityName_15>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_16>MSFT - CARIS & COMPANY</estimatorcalc_entityName_16>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_17>MSFT - RAGEN MACKENZIE, A DIVSN OF WELLS</estimatorcalc_entityName_17>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_18>MSFT - WACHOVIA SECURITIES</estimatorcalc_entityName_18>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_19>MSFT - THOMAS WEISEL PARTNERS</estimatorcalc_entityName_19>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_2>MSFT - UBS (US)</estimatorcalc_entityName_2>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_20>MSFT - DAVENPORT & CO. OF VIRGINIA, INC.</estimatorcalc_entityName_20>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_21>MSFT - SUSQUEHANNA FINANCIAL GROUP</estimatorcalc_entityName_21>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_22>MSFT - SMITH BARNEY CITIGROUP</estimatorcalc_entityName_22>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_23>MSFT - BUCKINGHAM RESEARCH</estimatorcalc_entityName_23>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_24>MSFT - MORGAN STANLEY</estimatorcalc_entityName_24>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_25>MSFT - PIPER JAFFRAY</estimatorcalc_entityName_25>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_26>MSFT - ARGUS RESEARCH CORP.</estimatorcalc_entityName_26>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_27>MSFT - ATLANTIC EQUITIES</estimatorcalc_entityName_27>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_28>MSFT - PRUDENTIAL EQUITY GROUP, LLC</estimatorcalc_entityName_28>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_29>MSFT - BERNSTEIN & CO. INC.</estimatorcalc_entityName_29>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_3>MSFT - MCADAMS WRIGHT RAGEN</estimatorcalc_entityName_3>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_30>MSFT - WILLIAM BLAIR & COMPANY, L.L.C.</estimatorcalc_entityName_30>
<estimatorcalc_entityName_31>MSFT - PACIFIC CREST SECURITIES</estimatorcalc_entityName_31>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_1>2001-08-02T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_1>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_10>2003-05-21T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_10>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_11>2004-09-10T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_11>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_12>2002-10-04T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_12>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_13>2005-03-17T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_13>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_14>2003-05-16T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_14>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_15>2003-04-11T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_15>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_16>2005-01-31T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_16>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_17>2004-06-28T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_17>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_18>2003-09-17T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_18>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_19>2003-09-18T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_19>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_2>2003-04-01T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_2>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_20>2002-11-12T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_20>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_21>2004-08-03T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_21>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_22>2003-09-14T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_22>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_23>2002-10-21T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_23>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_24>2002-03-17T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_24>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_25>2004-01-13T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_25>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_26>2003-05-01T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_26>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_27>2005-01-28T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_27>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_28>2003-09-26T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_28>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_29>2001-09-25T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_29>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_3>2004-07-20T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_3>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_30>2003-01-13T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_30>
<estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_31>2004-06-04T00:00:00</estimatorcalc_RecommendationEntryDateCurr_31>