Due to the Company’s limited visibility regarding the timing of improvements in growth, the Company has withdrawn its previously delivered full year 2015 financial guidance, and instead has provided financial guidance for the third quarter of 2015 as follows:
- Total revenue in the range of $175 to $190 million, with non-GAAP net income in the range of $1.5 to $7.0 million, or $0.03 to $0.13 per diluted share.
- GAAP net loss of $27.0 million to $22.5 million, or ($0.52) to ($0.43) per share.
- Non-GAAP earnings guidance excludes $18 million of projected amortization of intangible assets; $9.5 million to $10.0 million of share-based compensation expense; $7 million to $8 million in non-recurring expenses related to acquisitions; and includes $6.0 million to $6.5 million in tax expenses related to non-GAAP adjustments.
Stratasys Ltd. Q2-2015 Conference Call Details
Stratasys will hold a conference call to discuss its second quarter financial results on July 30, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. (ET).
The investor conference call will be available via live webcast on the Stratasys Web site at www.stratasys.com under the "Investors" tab; or directly at the following web address: http://edge.media-server.com/m/p/izi2aqma.
To participate by telephone, the domestic dial-in number is 800-901-5241 and the international dial-in is 617-786-2963. The access code is 55067799.
Investors are advised to dial into the call at least ten minutes prior to the call to register. The webcast will be available for 90 days on the "Investors" page of the Stratasys Web site or by accessing the provided web address.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements in this press are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements are characterized by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "continues," "believes," "should," "intended," "projected," “guidance,” “preliminary,” “future,” “planned,” “committed,” and other similar words. These forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements relating to the company's objectives, plans and strategies, statements of preliminary or projected results of operations or of financial condition and all statements that address activities, events or developments that the company intends, expects, projects, believes or anticipates will or may occur in the future. Forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to risks and uncertainties. The company has based these forward-looking statements on assumptions and assessments made by its management in light of their experience and their perception of historical trends, current conditions, expected future developments and other factors they believe to be appropriate. Important factors that could cause actual results, developments and business decisions to differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements include, among other things: the company's ability to efficiently and successfully integrate the operations of Stratasys, Inc. and Objet Ltd. after their merger as well as MakerBot, Solid Concepts, and Harvest Technologies after their acquisitions and to successfully put in place and execute an effective post-merger integration plans; the overall global economic environment; the impact of competition and new technologies; general market, political and economic conditions in the countries in which the company operates; projected capital expenditures and liquidity; changes in the company's strategy; government regulations and approvals; changes in customers' budgeting priorities; litigation and regulatory proceedings; the company's ability to satisfy the financial covenants under its revolving credit facility; and those factors referred to under "Risk Factors", "Information on the Company", "Operating and Financial Review and Prospects", and generally in the company's annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2014 filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), and in other reports that the company has filed with or furnished to the SEC on the date hereof. Readers are urged to carefully review and consider the various disclosures made in the company's SEC reports, which are designed to advise interested parties of the risks and factors that may affect its business, financial condition, results of operations and prospects. Any guidance and other forward-looking statements in this press release are made as of the date hereof, and the company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.
Non-GAAP Discussion Disclosure
The information discussed within this release includes financial results
and projections that are in accordance with accounting principles
generally accepted in the United States of America (GAAP). In addition,
certain non-GAAP financial measures have been provided excluding certain
charges, expenses and income. The non-GAAP measures should be read in
conjunction with the corresponding GAAP measures and should be
considered in addition to, and not as an alternative or substitute for,
the measures prepared in accordance with GAAP. The non-GAAP financial
measures are included in an effort to provide information that investors
may deem relevant to evaluate results from the company's core business
operations and to compare the company's performance with prior periods.
The non-GAAP financial measures primarily identify and exclude certain
discrete items, such as merger-related expenses, amortization of
intangible assets, one time write off of deferred tax assets, impairment
charges, reorganization and other related costs, and expenses associated
with share-based compensation required under ASC 718. The company uses
these non-GAAP financial measures for evaluating comparable financial
performance against prior periods.