UTStarcom Releases Financial Results for the Second Quarter of 2008
ALAMEDA, Calif., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- UTStarcom, Inc.
(Nasdaq: UTSI), today reported financial results for the second quarter of
2008. Net sales for the second quarter of 2008 were $633 million as compared
to $538 million in the second quarter of 2007 representing an 18% increase.
The Personal Communications Division ('PCD') revenues for the second quarter
of 2008 were $449 million as compared to $358 million in the second quarter of
2007. Gross margins for the second quarter of 2008 were 13.0% as compared to
14.8% in the second quarter of 2007. The operating loss for the second
quarter of 2008 was $31.1 million as compared to an operating loss of $55.3
million in the second quarter of 2007. This improvement was primarily due to
a $22 million reduction in operating expenses. The net loss for the second
quarter of 2008 was $38.8 million, or ($0.31) per share, as compared to a net
loss of $61.7 million, or ($0.51) per share in the second quarter of 2007.
Second Quarter 2008 Total Revenues of $633 Million
Cash, cash equivalents and short term investments were
quarter end, while the total debt was
do not include the proceeds received from completing the divestiture of PCD on
expected proceeds of approximately
adjustments. Of this amount, the company received approximately
in cash with the balance of approximately
'In the second quarter we continued to execute on the strategic plan laid
out in late 2007. We recently closed a significant divestiture which provides
us with the liquidity to execute the next phase of that plan. Strategically,
we are now focused primarily on delivering IP-based products to the world's
fastest growing economies,' said
officer and president. 'We are also taking further action to adjust the
operating model of the company consistent with our new structure. The results
of these efforts will become evident as we move forward in late 2008 and into
Q3 2008 Guidance
Given the recent changes to the company's structure, management will
provide third quarter financial guidance during the conference call.
The company will host a conference call to discuss the results. The call
will take place at
conference call dial-in numbers are as follows:
405-9548; International -- 706-679-7496. The conference ID number is 5823-
A replay of the call will be available for 30 days. The conference call
replay numbers are as follows:
International -- 706-645-9291. The Access Code is 5823-3299.
Investors will also have the opportunity to listen to the conference call
and the replay over the Internet through the investor relations section of
UTStarcom's Web site at: http://www.utstar.com.
To listen to the live call, please go to the Web site at least 15 minutes
early to register, and to download and install any necessary audio software.
For those who cannot listen to the live broadcast, a replay will also be
available on this site.
About UTStarcom, Inc.
UTStarcom is a global leader in IP-based, end-to-end networking solutions
and international service and support. The company develops, manufactures and
markets its broadband, wireless, and terminal solutions to network operators
in both emerging and established telecommunications markets worldwide.
UTStarcom enables its customers to rapidly deploy revenue-generating access
services using their existing infrastructure, while providing a migration path
to cost-efficient, end-to-end IP networks. UTStarcom was founded in 1991 and
is headquartered in
development centers in the
For more information about UTStarcom, please visit the UTStarcom Web site
This release includes forward-looking statements, including the foregoing
statements regarding the company's plans to adjust its operating model and
expectations with respect to anticipated future results. These statements are
forward-looking in nature and subject to risks and uncertainties that may
cause actual results to differ materially. These risks include the ability of
the company to realize anticipated results of operational improvements and
execute on its liquidity plans as well as risk factors identified in its
latest Annual Report on Form 10-K, Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and Current
Reports on Form 8-K, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
UTStarcom, Inc. Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets (in thousands) (Unaudited) June 30, December 31, 2008 2007 ASSETS Current assets: Cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments $254,790 $503,078 Accounts and notes receivable, net 153,445 343,525 Inventories and deferred costs 342,958 524,727 Assets held for sale 373,929 - Prepaids and other current assets 139,187 121,636 Total current assets 1,264,309 1,492,966 Long-term assets: Property, plant and equipment, net 207,259 209,094 Long-term deferred costs 161,919 164,766 Other long-term assets 102,089 117,762 Total assets $1,735,576 $1,984,588 LIABILITIES, MINORITY INTEREST AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY Current liabilities: Accounts payable $179,984 $148,440 Short-term debt 29,158 322,829 Customer advances 192,331 229,050 Deferred revenue 111,219 100,502 Liabilities held for sale 154,953 - Other current liabilities 230,933 302,395 Total current liabilities 898,578 1,103,216 Long-term liabilities: Long-term debt - 333 Long-term deferred revenue and other liabilities 248,365 259,358 Total liabilities 1,146,943 1,362,907 Minority interest in consolidated subsidiaries 796 3,705 Total stockholders' equity 587,837 617,976 Total liabilities, minority interest and stockholders' equity $1,735,576 $1,984,588 UTStarcom, Inc. Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations (in thousands, except per share amounts) (Unaudited) Three months ended Six months ended June 30, June 30, 2008 2007 2008 2007 Net sales $632,756 $538,245 $1,218,745 $1,014,146 Cost of net sales 550,808 458,515 1,044,718 859,132 Gross profit 81,948 79,730 174,027 155,014 Operating expenses: Selling, general and administrative 72,010 88,865 151,754 168,701 Research and development 39,286 42,158 80,686 85,819 Amortization of intangible assets 1,730 4,046 3,554 8,092 Total operating expenses 113,026 135,069 235,994 262,612 Operating loss (31,078) (55,339) (61,967) (107,598) Interest expense, net (2,167) (3,926) (5,421) (5,742) Other income (expense), net (920) 158 53,050 4,129 Loss before income taxes and minority interest (34,165) (59,107) (14,338) (109,211) Income taxes (4,625) (3,298) 395 (7,640) Minority interest in losses of consolidated subsidiaries 10 698 520 1,161 Net loss $(38,780) $(61,707) $(13,423) $(115,690) Loss per share - Basic and diluted $(0.31) $(0.51) $(0.11) $(0.96) Weighted average shares used in per share calculation: - Basic and diluted 123,119 120,982 122,608 120,941 UTStarcom, Inc. Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows (in thousands) (Unaudited) Six months ended June 30, 2008 2007 CASH FLOWS FROM OPERATING ACTIVITIES: Net loss $(13,423) $(115,690) Adjustments to reconcile net loss to net cash provided by (used in) operating activities: Depreciation and amortization 19,904 29,737 Gain on sale of investments and liquidation of ownership interest in a variable interest entity (48,375) (366) Net gain on sale of fixed assets (85) (2,629) Stock-based compensation expense 9,844 4,939 Provision for doubtful accounts 2,722 2,370 Provision for (recovery of) deferred costs 9,089 (8,136) Deferred income taxes (11,541) 1,267 Other 2,185 (366) Changes in operating assets and liabilities: Accounts receivable 65,081 84,696 Inventories (69,513) (19,369) Deferred costs 42,747 31,563 Other assets (5,513) (28,637) Accounts payable 116,453 (89,502) Income taxes payable 3,800 6,801 Customer advances (16,503) 27,141 Deferred revenue (7,025) (23,982) Other current liabilities (39,986) (49,135) Net cash provided by (used in) operating activities 59,861 (149,298) CASH FLOWS FROM INVESTING ACTIVITIES: Additions to property, plant and equipment (10,271) (15,425) (Purchase of) proceeds from the disposition of an investment interest (2,244) 1,800 Proceeds from repayment of loan by a variable interest entity 7,728 - Change in restricted cash (6,506) 6,615 Purchase of short-term investments (8,567) (21,735) Proceeds from sale of short-term investments 66,580 13,484 Other 143 (230) Net cash provided by (used in) investing activities 46,863 (15,491) CASH FLOWS FROM FINANCING ACTIVITIES: Proceeds from borrowings 50,000 64,621 Payments on borrowings (346,017) (64,732) Other (3,637) 4,728 Net cash (used in) provided by financing activities (299,654) 4,617 Effect of exchange rate changes on cash and cash equivalents 9,382 7,972 Net decrease in cash and cash equivalents (183,548) (152,200) Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of period 437,449 661,623 Cash and cash equivalents at end of period $253,901 $509,423
SOURCE UTStarcom, Inc.