Concurrent Reports Fiscal Year 2014 First Quarter Financial Results

Oct 29, 2013, 16:01 ET from Concurrent

ATLANTA, Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Concurrent (NASDAQ: CCUR), a global leader in video, media data intelligence and real-time Linux® solutions, today announced financial results for the first quarter of its fiscal 2014 ended September 30, 2013.

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Revenue for the first quarter of fiscal 2014 grew by 14% year over year to $17.2 million compared with $15.0 million for the same period in fiscal 2013, and $14.9 million in the preceding quarter. 

Gross margin for the first quarter of fiscal 2014 was 55.3% compared with 58.7% for the same period in fiscal 2013, and 56.8% in the preceding quarter, primarily reflecting the mix of products and customers.  Operating expenses were $8.7 million, compared with $8.4 million for the same period in fiscal 2013, and $6.0 million in the preceding quarter including $2.4 million in proceeds from the sale of non-strategic intellectual property.  

The company reported net income of $734 thousand, or $0.08 per diluted share, in the first quarter of fiscal 2014, compared with net income of $325 thousand, or $0.04 per diluted share, in the same period in fiscal 2013, and net income of $2.3 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, in the preceding quarter.

"We are pleased to announce another successful quarter, with double digit revenue growth and a doubling of net income over the same quarter last year.  The results for the quarter reaffirm the benefits of our strengthened operating model implemented and optimized over the last 18 months," said Dan Mondor, the company's president and CEO.  "We are encouraged by the market traction of our latest generation solutions and industry recognition of our market leadership position.  Our level of product innovation has never been stronger and we have recently brought CDN assisted VOD, Network DVR, CDN analytics, and new real time solutions to market.  I am also pleased to report new design wins, including a CDN assisted video-on-demand (VOD) deployment underway with a new top 5 North American MSO."

The company paid a quarterly dividend of $0.12 per share in the first three months of the fiscal year.  At September 30, 2013, Concurrent had cash and cash equivalents of $25.5 million.  The company has no debt.

Recent Company Highlights

Video Solutions:

  • ZON, Portugal's leading pay TV operator and the country's second largest Internet provider, launched network digital video recording (Network DVR) services to their 1.6 million customers using Concurrent's MediaHawk VX™ unified content delivery solution.
  • Concurrent's CDN assisted VOD solution was selected by a new top 5 North American MSO and deployment is underway.
  • Concurrent was awarded 2 U.S. Patents for video solutions technology. 
    • U.S. Patent No. 8,505,057 was granted for a method of caching video content at the edge of a content delivery network. 
    • U.S. Patent No. 8,522,268 was granted for a method of creating and incorporating personalized streaming video and images into a subscriber's electronic program guide (EPG) for the purposes of advertisement.
  • The company announced a new major release software upgrade for its flagship MediaHawk VX content delivery solution that enables service providers to launch over-the-top (OTT) video services to reach consumers beyond the boundaries of their own networks.
  • Independent research firm, Current Analysis, once again ranked Concurrent's MediaHawk VX as a leader in their On-Demand Video Server Product Assessment.

Real-Time:

  • Several leading automotive companies and Formula 1 racing teams have selected Concurrent's SIMulation Workbench and iHawk solutions to support their most demanding simulation applications.
  • Concurrent shipped its GPU Workbench solution to a government research center for design and analysis of their next generation torpedoes.
  • The company shipped RedHawk and iHawk systems to a major defense contractor for a foreign ballistic missile defense program.

Conference Call Information

Concurrent will hold a conference call today, Tuesday, October 29th, at 4:30 p.m. ET to review its first quarter of fiscal 2014 financial results.  The call will be broadcast live at www.ccur.com, on the "Investors" page, under the 'About' tab.  The call can be accessed live by dialing 1-877-260-8898 (U.S.) 612-332-0802 (international) and entering pass code 131029.  A replay will also be available at www.ccur.com.

To view Financial Results visit our Investors page here.

About Concurrent Concurrent (NASDAQ: CCUR) is a global leader in video, media data intelligence and real-time Linux® solutions.  Concurrent provides customers with transformative solutions to fuel their business beyond what was thought possible. Concurrent's unified video delivery and media data intelligence solutions support every screen simultaneously, making it easier for cable MSOs, fixed-line telecommunications providers, mobile operators, online media companies and satellite TV broadcasters to deliver revenue generating video services to consumers on any device, over any network. The world's leading multichannel video service providers have selected Concurrent to deliver the solutions and services required to support their next-generation multi-screen video initiatives. Concurrent's Emmy® award-winning video solutions are based upon a rich heritage of high-performance real-time technology.  Concurrent's real-time Linux solutions are used to support applications in the defense, aerospace, automotive and financial industries. Concurrent has offices in North America, Europe and Asia. Visit www.ccur.com for further information and follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/Concurrent_CCUR.

For more information, contact:

Media Relations: Concurrent Kristen Bryant (678) 258-4221 kristen.bryant@ccur.com 

Horn Group Erica McDonald (646) 202-9783 erica.mcdonald@horngroup.com 

Investor Relations Contact: Concurrent Sandra Dover (678) 258-4112 investor.relations@ccur.com 

Certain statements made or incorporated by reference in this release may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Statements regarding future events and developments and the company's future performance, including, but not limited to, management's expectations, beliefs, plans, estimates, or projections relating to the future, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of these laws. All forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events to differ materially from those projected.

The risks and uncertainties which could affect our financial condition or results of operations include, without limitation: United States government sequestration; European austerity measures; delays or cancellations of customer orders; changes in product demand; economic conditions; various inventory risks due to changes in market conditions; margins of video business to capture new business; fluctuations and timing of large video orders; doing business in the People's Republic of China; uncertainties relating to the development and ownership of intellectual property; uncertainties relating to our ability and the ability of other companies to enforce their intellectual property rights; the pricing and availability of equipment, materials and inventories; the concentration of our customers; failure to effectively manage change; delays in testing and introductions of new products;  the impact of reductions in force on our operations; rapid technology changes; system errors or failures; reliance on a limited number of suppliers and failure of components provided by those suppliers; uncertainties associated with international business activities, including foreign regulations, trade controls, taxes, and currency fluctuations; the impact of competition on the pricing of video solutions products; our ability to satisfy the financial covenants in the Revolver; failure to effectively service the installed base; the entry of new well-capitalized competitors into our markets; the success of new video solutions; the success of our relationships with technology and channel partners; capital spending patterns by a limited customer base; the current challenging macro-economic environment; continuing unevenness of the global economic recovery; privacy concerns over data collection; earthquakes, tsunamis, floods and other natural disasters in areas in which our customers and suppliers operate; and the availability of debt or equity financing to support our liquidity needs.

Other important risk factors are discussed in Concurrent's Form 10-K filed September 17, 2013 with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), and in subsequent filings of periodic reports with the SEC. The risk factors discussed in the Forms 10-K and subsequently filed periodic reports under the heading "Risk Factors" are specifically incorporated by reference in this press release. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and speak only as of the date of such statements. Concurrent undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of future events, new information, or otherwise.

Concurrent Computer Corporation and its logo are registered trademarks of Concurrent. All Concurrent product names are trademarks of Concurrent while all other product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

 

Concurrent Computer Corporation

Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations (Unaudited)

(In Thousands Except Per Share Data)

 Three Months Ended September 30, 

2013

2012

Revenues:

Product 

$          11,446

$            8,964

Service 

5,752

6,040

Total revenues

17,198

15,004

Cost of sales:

Product 

4,984

3,553

Service 

2,712

2,639

Total cost of sales

7,696

6,192

Gross margin

9,502

8,812

Operating expenses:

Sales and marketing

3,482

3,638

Research and development

3,173

2,847

General and administrative

2,047

1,914

Total operating expenses

8,702

8,399

Operating income 

800

413

Other (expense) income, net

(27)

19

Income before income taxes

773

432

Income tax provision

39

107

Net income 

$               734

$               325

Basic net income per share

$              0.08

$              0.04

Diluted net income per share

$              0.08

$              0.04

Basic weighted average shares outstanding

8,813

8,683

Diluted weighted average shares outstanding

9,049

8,801

Cash dividends declared per common share

$              0.12

$              0.12

 

Concurrent Computer Corporation

Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations (Unaudited)

(In Thousands Except Per Share Data)

 Three Months Ended  

 September 30, 

 June 30, 

2013

2013

Revenues:

Product 

$           11,446

$             8,637

Service 

5,752

6,287

Total revenues

17,198

14,924

Cost of sales:

Product 

4,984

3,935

Service 

2,712

2,507

Total cost of sales

7,696

6,442

Gross margin

9,502

8,482

Operating expenses:

Sales and marketing

3,482

3,550

Research and development

3,173

2,926

General and administrative

2,047

1,874

Gain on sale of intellectual property, net

-

(2,381)

Total operating expenses

8,702

5,969

Operating income

800

2,513

Other expense, net

(27)

(11)

Income before income taxes

773

2,502

Provision for income taxes

39

189

Net income

$                734

$             2,313

Basic net income per share

$               0.08

$               0.26

Diluted net income per share

$               0.08

$               0.26

Basic weighted average shares outstanding

8,813

8,764

Diluted weighted average shares outstanding

9,049

8,966

Cash dividends declared per common share

$               0.12

$               0.12

 

Concurrent Computer Corporation

Condensed Consolidated Statements of Comprehensive Income (Unaudited)

(In Thousands Except Per Share Data)

Three Months Ended

 Sept. 30, 

June 30,

Sept. 30,

2013

2013

2012

Net income 

$         734

$      2,313

$         325

Other comprehensive income (loss):

Foreign currency translation adjustment

(53)

(83)

(47)

Pension and post-retirement benefits, net of tax

5

(180)

2

Other comprehensive income (loss)

(48)

(263)

(45)

     Comprehensive income

$         686

$      2,050

$         280

 

Concurrent Computer Corporation

 Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets

(In Thousands)

September 30,

June 30,

2013

2013

(unaudited)

ASSETS

 Cash and cash equivalents 

$           25,533

$           27,927

 Trade accounts receivable, net 

9,645

10,701

 Inventories 

3,009

2,844

 Prepaid expenses and other current assets 

1,560

2,324

    Total current assets 

39,747

43,796

 Property, plant and equipment, net 

3,178

3,102

 Intangible assets, net 

617

834

 Other long-term assets 

911

737

 Total assets 

$           44,453

$           48,469

 LIABILITIES 

 Accounts payable and accrued expenses 

$             5,019

$             7,671

 Deferred revenue 

7,515

8,383

    Total current liabilities 

12,534

16,054

 Long-term deferred revenue 

1,529

1,924

 Revolving bank line of credit, non-current 

-

-

 Other long-term liabilities 

4,713

4,706

     Total liabilities 

18,776

22,684

 STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY 

 Common stock 

89

88

 Additional paid-in capital 

208,975

208,677

 Accumulated deficit 

(183,444)

(183,085)

 Treasury stock, at cost 

(255)

(255)

 Accumulated other comprehensive income  

312

360

    Total stockholders' equity 

25,677

25,785

 Total liabilities and stockholders' equity 

$           44,453

$           48,469

 

SOURCE Concurrent



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