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FREMONT, Calif., Jan. 30, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq: EFII), a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced its results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2018.
For the three months ended December 31, 2018, the Company reported revenue of $256.9 million, down 5% compared to $269.2 million for the same period in 2017. GAAP net loss was $3.1 million compared to GAAP net loss of $26.3 million for the same period in 2017 or $(0.07) per diluted share compared to $(0.58) per diluted share for the same period in 2017. Non-GAAP net income was $20.5 million, down 14% compared to $24.0 million for the same period in 2017 or $0.46 per diluted share, down 12% compared to $0.52 per diluted share for the same period in 2017. Cash flow from operating activities was $33.4 million, 162% of non-GAAP net income compared to $8.9 million, 37% of non-GAAP net income during the same period in 2017.
For the year ended December 31, 2018, the Company reported revenue of $1.02 billion, up 2% compared to $993.3 million in for the year ended December 31, 2017. GAAP net loss was $1.0 million compared to GAAP net loss of $15.3 million for 2017 or $(0.02) per diluted share compared to $(0.33) per diluted share for 2017. Non-GAAP net income was $82.9 million, down 18% compared to $100.7 million or $1.83 per diluted share, down 14% compared to $2.14 per diluted share for 2017. Cash flow from operating activities for the year ended December 31, 2018 was $83.5 million, 101% of non-GAAP net income compared to $51.3 million, 51% of non-GAAP net income for 2017.
“After spending last week at our Connect User Conference meeting passionate customers who shared how critical our products are in enabling their businesses, my enthusiasm regarding EFI’s opportunity has only increased,” said Bill Muir, CEO of EFI. “At the same time, these conversations reinforce the need to improve execution, evolve our go-to-market strategy and accelerate innovation to help drive our customers’ success. To that end, we have recently launched initiatives that will create value for both our customers and EFI. These steps include a thorough supply chain review to identify cost savings, value stream mapping exercises to analyze our R&D process and identify waste, and a comprehensive assessment of our go-to-market approach. These are just the first in a series of initiatives we will implement over the coming months. While the benefits won’t be reflected in our results until late in the year, I am confident we have the right strategy in place to match EFI’s technological expertise with the superior execution that will delight our customers,” concluded Muir.
EFI will discuss the Company’s financial results by conference call at 5:00 pm ET/2:00 pm PT today. Instructions for listening to the conference call over the Web are available on the Investor Relations portion of EFI’s website at www.efi.com.
EFI™ is a global technology company, based in Silicon Valley, and is leading the worldwide transformation from analog to digital imaging. We are passionate about fueling customer success with products that increase competitiveness and boost productivity. To do that, we develop breakthrough technologies for the manufacturing of signage, packaging, textiles, ceramic tiles, and personalized documents, with a wide range of printers, inks, digital front ends, and a comprehensive business and production workflow suite that transforms and streamlines the entire production process. (www.efi.com)
Safe Harbor for Forward Looking Statements
Certain statements in this press release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Statements other than statements of historical fact including words such as “accelerate”, “address”, “ahead”, “anticipate”, “believe”, “consider”, “continue”, “develop”, "drive", “estimate”, “expect”, “further”, "initiative", "intend", “look”, “plan”, “progress” and "will" and statements in the future tense are forward looking statements. The statements in this press release that could be deemed forward-looking statements include statements regarding EFI’s strategy, plans, expectations regarding its revenue growth, introduction of new products, product portfolio, productivity, future opportunities for EFI and its customers, demand for products, the CEO transition, and any statements or assumptions underlying any of the foregoing.
Forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual future results to differ materially, or cause a material adverse impact on our results. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not necessarily limited to, intense competition in each of our businesses, including competition from products developed by EFI’s customers; our ability to remediate the material weaknesses identified in EFI’s internal control over financial reporting; the uncertainty of the outcome of the pending securities lawsuits against EFI; unforeseen expenses; fluctuations in currency exchange rates; the difficulty of aligning expense levels with revenue; management’s ability to forecast revenues, expenses and earnings; our ability to successfully integrate acquired businesses; changes in the mix of products sold; the uncertainty of market acceptance of new product introductions; challenge of managing asset levels, including inventory and variations in inventory levels; the uncertainty of continued success in technological advances; the challenges of obtaining timely, efficient and quality product manufacturing and supply of components; any world-wide financial and economic difficulties and downturns; adverse tax-related matters such as tax audits, changes in our effective tax rate or new tax legislative proposals; the unpredictability of development schedules and commercialization of products by the leading printer manufacturers and declines or delays in demand for our related products; the impact of changing consumer preferences on demand for our textile products; litigation involving intellectual property rights or other related matters; the uncertainty regarding the amount and timing of future share repurchases by EFI and the origin of funds used for such repurchases; the market prices of EFI's common stock prior to, during and after the share repurchases; and any other risk factors that may be included from time to time in the Company’s SEC reports.
The statements in this press release are made as of the date of this press release and are subject to revision until the Company will have filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2018. EFI undertakes no obligation to update information contained in this press release. Amounts are subject to rounding.
For further information regarding risks and uncertainties associated with EFI’s businesses, please refer to the section entitled “Risk Factors” in the Company’s SEC filings, including, but not limited to, its annual report on Form 10-K and its quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, copies of which may be obtained by contacting EFI’s Investor Relations Department by phone at 650-357-3828 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or EFI’s Investor Relations website at www.efi.com.
Impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017
In December 2017, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which has wide-ranging impacts on EFI including, but not limited to, a Deemed Repatriation Transition Tax and the revaluation of U.S. deferred tax assets and liabilities, was enacted. We recorded a $27.4 million charge in the fourth quarter of 2017 as a provisional estimate related to the aforementioned items. In the first quarter of 2018, we also recorded an additional $1.2 million charge related to the state tax impact associated with the Deemed Repatriation Transition Tax. In the third quarter of 2018, we recorded a benefit of $0.7 million, consisting of an additional U.S. tax charge of $0.4 million and a reduction of the anticipated state tax charge of $1.1 million. In the fourth quarter of 2018, we have recorded a benefit of $0.3 million related to the remeasurement of our U.S. deferred tax assets and liabilities as a result of the filing of our 2017 U.S. federal tax return. The SEC staff issued Staff Accounting Bulletin (“SAB”) 118, which allows companies to record a provisional estimate of the income tax effects in the quarter in which it can make reasonable estimates of the effects of the new law, and our adjustments will be finalized with the filing of our Form 10-K.
Use of Non-GAAP Financial Information
To supplement our condensed consolidated financial results prepared under generally accepted accounting principles, or GAAP, we use non-GAAP measures of net income, operating income, and earnings per diluted share that are GAAP net income or GAAP net loss, GAAP operating income, and GAAP earnings per diluted share adjusted to exclude certain costs, expenses, and gains. A reconciliation of the adjustments to GAAP results for the three months and year ended December 31, 2018 and 2017 is provided below. In addition, an explanation of how management uses non-GAAP financial information to evaluate its business, the substance behind management's decision to use this non-GAAP financial information, the material limitations associated with the use of non-GAAP financial information, the manner in which management compensates for those limitations, and the substantive reasons management believes that this non-GAAP financial information provides useful information to investors is included under "About our Non-GAAP Net Income and Adjustments" after the tables below.
Our non-GAAP measures, including ex-currency are not in accordance with or an alternative to GAAP and may be materially different from other non-GAAP measures, including similarly titled non-GAAP measures, used by other companies. The presentation of this additional information should not be considered in isolation from, as a substitute for, or superior to, revenue, gross profit, operating expenses, net income or earnings per diluted share prepared in accordance with GAAP. Non-GAAP financial measures have limitations in that they do not reflect certain items that may have a material impact upon our reported financial results. We expect to continue to incur expenses of a nature similar to the non-GAAP adjustments described above, and exclusion of these items from our non-GAAP net income and non-GAAP earnings per diluted share should not be construed as an inference that these costs are unusual, infrequent, or non-recurring.
|Electronics For Imaging, Inc.|
|Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations|
|(in thousands, except per share data)|
Three Months Ended
|Cost of revenue||131,590||140,946||516,448||486,804|
|Research and development||40,240||39,157||159,941||157,358|
|Sales and marketing||46,050||44,679||183,498||173,697|
|General and administrative||19,483||25,714||76,576||92,953|
|Amortization of identified intangibles||10,490||12,510||45,291||47,339|
|Restructuring and other||3,104||2,141||13,581||7,562|
|Total operating expenses||119,367||124,201||478,887||478,909|
|Income from operations||5,992||4,016||19,686||27,547|
|Interest income and other income, net||334||1,286||1,604||4,088|
|Income before income taxes||896||335||1,121||12,130|
|Provision for income taxes||3,960||26,680||2,092||27,475|
|Diluted Earnings Per Share|
|Net loss per diluted common share||$||(0.07||)||$||(0.58||)||$||(0.02||)||$||(0.33||)|
|Shares used in diluted per-share calculation||43,583||45,805||44,429||46,281|
|Electronics For Imaging, Inc.|
|Reconciliation of GAAP Net Loss to Non-GAAP Net Income|
|(in thousands, except per share data)|
|Three Months Ended December 31,||Year Ended December 31,|
|Cost of revenue related to fair value inventory adjustments||19||123||19||50||1,383||50|
|Stock based compensation – Cost of revenue||1,055||576||1,055||3,770||2,561||3,770|
|Stock based compensation – Research and development||3,520||1,621||3,520||13,037||9,177||13,037|
|Stock based compensation – Sales and marketing||2,193||1,407||2,193||8,960||6,583||8,960|
|Stock based compensation – General and administrative||8,035||387||8,035||19,514||8,211||19,514|
|Amortization of intangible assets||10,490||12,510||10,490||45,291||47,339||45,291|
|Restructuring and other||3,104||2,140||3,104||13,581||7,562||13,581|
|General and administrative:|
|Acquisition-related transaction costs||262||237||262||1,193||2,057||1,193|
|Changes in fair value of contingent consideration||(9,626||)||4,285||(9,626||)||(21,486||)||6,472||(21,486||)|
|Revenue recognition accounting review costs and litigation and other settlements||316||1,776||316||1,987||6,878||1,987|
|Asset impairment charges||527||880||527||527||880||527|
|Interest income and other income (expense), net:|
|Non-cash interest expense related to our convertible notes||3,914||3,338||3,914||14,203||13,051||14,203|
|Foreign exchange fluctuation related to contingent consideration||—||4||—||8||49||8|
|Loss on investments||634||—||634||634||—||634|
|Balance sheet currency remeasurement impact||—||—||(65||)||—||—||(1,710||)|
|Tax effect of non-GAAP adjustments||(854||)||21,054||(961||)||(17,362||)||3,853||(17,268||)|
|Non-GAAP net income||$||20,525||$||23,993||$||20,984||$||82,936||$||100,711||$||82,529|
|Non-GAAP net income per diluted common share||$||0.46||$||0.52||$||0.47||$||1.83||$||2.14||$||1.82|
|Shares used in diluted per share calculation||44,528||46,345||44,528||45,307||47,066||45,307|
|Electronics For Imaging, Inc.|
|Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets|
|December 31, 2018||December 31, 2017|
|Cash and cash equivalents||$||309,052||$||170,345|
|Accounts receivable, net of allowances of $32.3 million and $32.2 million, respectively||241,841||244,416|
|Income taxes receivable||4,926||4,565|
|Assets held for sale||2,800||4,200|
|Other current assets||44,623||41,799|
|Total current assets||839,939||739,835|
|Property and equipment, net||77,613||98,762|
|Restricted cash equivalents||39,809||32,531|
|Intangible assets, net||74,722||123,008|
|Deferred tax assets||39,449||45,083|
|Liabilities and Stockholders’ Equity|
|Accrued and other liabilities||79,323||98,090|
|Convertible senior notes, net – current||334,274||—|
|Income taxes payable||5,077||5,309|
|Total current liabilities||627,808||283,167|
|Convertible senior notes, net – non-current||118,688||318,957|
|Imputed financing obligation related to build-to-suit lease||—||13,944|
|Noncurrent contingent and other liabilities||7,179||28,801|
|Deferred tax liabilities||3,770||11,652|
|Noncurrent income taxes payable||15,481||20,169|
|Total stockholders’ equity||726,108||781,311|
|Total liabilities and stockholders’ equity||$||1,499,034||$||1,458,001|
|Electronics For Imaging, Inc.|
|Condensed Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows|
|Cash flows from operating activities:|
|Adjustments to reconcile net income (loss) to net cash provided by operating activities:|
|Depreciation and amortization||65,557||65,647|
|Provision for bad debts and sales-related allowances||7,034||12,416|
|Provision for inventory obsolescence||6,016||6,312|
|Stock-based compensation, net of cash settlements||45,281||26,532|
|Contingent consideration payments related to businesses acquired||(22,185||)||(5,906||)|
|Non-cash accretion of interest expense on convertible notes and imputed financing obligation||15,239||14,981|
|Other non-cash charges and credits||1,230||9,598|
|Net change in derivative assets and liabilities||(2,286||)||2,938|
|Changes in operating assets and liabilities, net of effect of acquired business||(20,029||)||(74,631||)|
|Net cash provided by operating activities||83,505||51,295|
|Cash flows from investing activities:|
|Purchases of short-term investments||—||(87,623||)|
|Proceeds from sales and maturities of short-term investments||46,624||233,633|
|Purchases of restricted cash investments*||—||5,115|
|Purchases, net of proceeds from sales, of property and equipment||(12,290||)||(13,754||)|
|Proceeds from sale of held-for-sale building and land||1,130||—|
|Businesses and technology purchased, net of cash acquired and dispositions||697||(29,559||)|
|Net cash provided by investing activities*||36,161||107,812|
|Cash flows from financing activities:|
|Proceeds from issuance of convertible senior notes||150,000||—|
|Debt issuance costs||(3,750||)||—|
|Proceeds from issuance of common stock||10,522||12,074|
|Purchases of treasury stock and net share settlements||(113,510||)||(101,844||)|
|Repayment of acquisition-related debt||(11,209||)||(11,094||)|
|Contingent consideration payments related to businesses acquired||(2,503||)||(25,018||)|
|Repayment of short-term obligations||(754||)||—|
|Net cash provided by (used for) financing activities||28,796||(125,882||)|
|Effect of foreign exchange rate changes on cash and cash equivalents||(2,477||)||4,196|
|Increase (decrease) in cash and cash equivalents*||145,985||37,421|
|Cash, cash equivalents, and restricted cash at beginning of year*||202,876||165,455|
|Cash, cash equivalents, and restricted cash at end of year*||$||348,861||$||202,876|
*Restricted Cash. ASU 2016-18, Statement of Cash Flows: Restricted Cash, which we adopted in Q1 2018, requires that the statement of cash flows explain the change in cash, cash equivalents, and restricted cash equivalents. Therefore, restricted cash equivalents are included with cash and cash equivalents when reconciling the beginning-of-period and end-of-period total amounts shown above. This presentation is required to be presented retrospectively to prior periods.
|Electronics For Imaging, Inc.|
|Revenue by Operating Segment and Geographic Area|
Three Months Ended
|Revenue by Operating Segment|
|Revenue by Geographic Area|
|Revenue Ex-Currency Adjustment||$||4,288||$||(7,346||)||$||(11,579||)||$||(5,694||)|
About our Non-GAAP Net Income and Adjustments
Use of Non-GAAP Financial Information
To supplement our condensed consolidated financial results prepared in accordance with GAAP, we use non-GAAP measures of net income and earnings per diluted share that are GAAP net income or GAAP net loss, and GAAP earnings per diluted share adjusted to exclude certain costs, expenses, gains, and losses.
We believe that the presentation of non-GAAP net income, non-GAAP operating income, and non-GAAP earnings per diluted share provides important supplemental information regarding certain costs, expenses, gains, and significant items that we believe are important to understanding financial and business trends relating to our financial condition and results of operations. Non-GAAP net income, non-GAAP operating income, and non-GAAP earnings per diluted share are among the primary indicators used by management as a basis for planning and forecasting future periods and by management and our Board of Directors to determine whether our operating performance has met specified targets and thresholds. Management uses non-GAAP net income, non-GAAP operating income, and non-GAAP earnings per diluted share when evaluating operating performance because it believes the exclusion of the items described below, for which the amounts and/or timing may vary significantly depending on our activities and other factors, facilitates comparability of our operating performance from period to period. We have chosen to provide this information to investors so they can analyze our operating results in the same way that management does and use this information in their assessment of our business and the valuation of our Company.
Use and Economic Substance of Non-GAAP Financial Measures
We compute non-GAAP net income, non-GAAP operating income, and non-GAAP earnings per diluted share by adjusting GAAP net income or GAAP net loss, non-GAAP operating income, and GAAP earnings per diluted share to remove the impact of amortization of intangible assets, stock-based compensation expense, restructuring and other expenses, acquisition-related transaction costs, costs to integrate such acquisitions into our business, incremental cost of revenue due to the fair value adjustment to inventories acquired in business acquisitions, changes in the fair value of contingent consideration including the related foreign exchange fluctuation impact, revenue recognition and accounting review costs, litigation and other settlements and non-cash interest expense related to our $345 million of 0.75% convertible senior notes and $150 million of 2.25% convertible senior notes (“Notes”). We use a constant non-GAAP tax rate of 19%, which we believe reflects the long-term average tax rate based on our international structure and geographic distribution of revenue and profit.
Ex-Currency. To better understand trends in our business, we believe it is helpful to adjust our statement of operations to exclude the impact of year-over-year changes in the translation of foreign currencies into U.S. dollars. This is a non-GAAP measure that is calculated by adjusting revenue, gross profit, and operating expenses by using historical exchange rates in effect during the comparable prior year period and removing the balance sheet currency re-measurement impact from interest income and other income, net of expenses, including removal of any hedging gains and losses. We refer to these adjustments as “ex-currency”. Management believes the ex-currency measures provide investors with an additional perspective on year-over-year financial trends and enables investors to analyze our operating results in the same way management does. The year-over-year currency impact can be determined as the difference between year-over-year actual growth rates and year-over-year ex-currency growth rates.
These excluded items are described below:
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