Cogentix Medical Announces Preliminary Resultsfor the Quarter Ended December 31

Revenue Expected to be Approximately $13.6 Million

Company Expects to Report Positive Cash Operating Profit

Feb 02, 2016, 06:00 ET from Cogentix Medical, Inc.

MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Cogentix Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: CGNT), a global medical device company with innovative and proprietary products serving urology and airway management markets, today announced preliminary unaudited revenue for the quarter ended December 31, 2015.

Overview of Quarter Ended December 31, 2015

  • Revenue is expected to be approximately $13.6 million, representing a 104% increase from the year ago period and an 18% increase from the pro forma combined revenue of Uroplasty and Vision-Sciences in the same period last year.
  • U.S. Urgent® PC revenue is expected to increase approximately 30% and revenue from U.S endoscopy technologies is expected to increase approximately 26% from the pro forma revenue in the year ago period.
  • Cash operating profit (excluding all non-cash items and merger related costs) is expected to be positive in the quarter.
  • Final results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2015 are scheduled to be released after market close on March 3, 2016.

"Our U.S. sales organization continued to execute during our most recent quarter as we generated solid growth from our Urgent PC and endoscopy product lines," said Rob Kill, President and CEO of Cogentix Medical. "At the same time, we effectively managed our operations during the quarter and expect to generate a cash operating profit for the first time in the company's history. We expect to issue full financial results for the quarter and the year on March 3, 2016, as well as provide our outlook for calendar year 2016, including an update on the PTNS competitive environment."

These statements about estimated results are preliminary as Cogentix Medical's fourth quarter and fiscal year-end books are not yet closed.

About Cogentix Medical
Cogentix Medical, Inc., headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, with additional operations in New York, Massachusetts, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom, is a global medical device company.  We design, develop, manufacture and market products for flexible endoscopy with our unique product lines featuring a streamlined visualization system and proprietary sterile disposable microbial barrier, known as EndoSheath technology, providing users with efficient and cost effective endoscope turnover while enhancing patient safety.  We also commercialize the Urgent® PC Neuromodulation System, an FDA-cleared device that delivers percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation (PTNS) for the office-based treatment of overactive bladder (OAB).  OAB is a chronic condition that affects approximately 42 million U.S. adults.  The symptoms include urinary urgency, frequency and urge incontinence.  We also offer Macroplastique®, an injectable urethral bulking agent for the treatment of adult female stress urinary incontinence primarily due to intrinsic sphincter deficiency.  For more information on Cogentix Medical and our products, please visit us at www.cogentixmedical.com. 'CGNT-G'

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