NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- DreamWorks Animation (DWA) stock closed up by 3.51% to $21.51 on Monday, ahead of the company's 2015 fourth quarter results, due out after the market close on Tuesday.

Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters are projecting that the entertainment company will report earnings of 16 cents per share on revenue of $274.02 million. 

Last year, DreamWorks reported a loss of 75 cents per share on revenue of $234.2 million during the fourth quarter.

The company produced the movie "Kung Fu Panda 3," which has grossed more than $294 million worldwide since its release in January, according to BoxOffice.com.

Separately, recently, TheStreet Ratings objectively rated this stock according to its "risk-adjusted" total return prospect over a 12-month investment horizon. Not based on the news in any given day, the rating may differ from Jim Cramer's view or that of this articles's author.

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TheStreet Ratings rates this stock as a "hold" with a ratings score of C. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share.

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