“This quarter was the first full quarter since the divestiture of Overland in Q4 of 2018. We were able to reduce our operating expense in Q1 2019 vs Q1 2018 by just over 50%, and saw an increase in gross margins as well,” said
First Quarter 2019 Financial Results:
- Revenue for the first quarter of 2019 was
$2.1 million, compared to $2.4 millionfor the first quarter 2018.
- Gross margin for the first quarter of 2019 was 32.6%, compared to 18.7% for the first quarter of 2018.
- Operating expenses for the first quarter of 2019 were
$2.4 million, compared to $4.9 millionfor the first quarter of 2018.
- Share-based compensation expense for the first quarter of 2019 was
$124,000, compared to $821,000for the first quarter of 2018. Depreciation and amortization was $267,000in the first quarter of 2019, compared to $1.5 millionfor the first quarter of 2018.
- Net loss from continuing operations for the first quarter of 2019 was
$1.8 million, or a net loss of $0.82per share, compared to a net loss from continuing operations of $5.1 million, or a net loss of $5.35per share, for the first quarter of 2018.
- Net loss from discontinued operations for the first quarter of 2018 was
$1.7 million, or a net loss of $1.76per share.
Investor Conference Call:
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This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks, uncertainties, and assumptions that are difficult to predict. Actual results and the timing of events could differ materially from those anticipated in such forward-looking statements as a result of risks and uncertainties including, without limitation, our inability to obtain additional debt or equity financing; any increase in our cash needs; the Company’s ability to maintain listing with the NASDAQ Capital Market; market adoption and performance of our products; the level of success of our collaborations and business partnerships; possible actions by customers, partners, suppliers, competitors or regulatory authorities; and other risks detailed from time to time in our periodic reports contained in our Annual Information Form and other filings with Canadian securities regulators (www.sedar.com) and in prior periodic reports filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (www.sec.gov). Sphere 3D undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement, whether written or oral, that may be made from time to time, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as required by law.
|SPHERE 3D CORP.|
|CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS|
|(In thousands, except share and per share data)|
|Three Months Ended|
|Cost of revenue||1,435||1,930|
|Sales and marketing||453||781|
|Research and development||697||1,111|
|General and administrative||1,252||3,000|
|Loss from operations||(1,707||)||(4,449||)|
|Interest expense - related party||(142||)||(558||)|
|Other income (expense), net||8||(126||)|
|Net loss from continuing operations||(1,844||)||(5,133||)|
|Net loss from discontinued operations||-||(1,690||)|
|Net loss per share:|
|Net loss per share basic and diluted||$||(0.82||)||$||(7.11||)|
|Shares used in computing net loss per share:|
|Basic and diluted||2,236,590||959,828|
|SPHERE 3D CORP.|
|CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS|
|March 31,||December 31,|
|Cash and cash equivalents||$||139||$||341|
|Accounts receivable, net||859||1,142|
|Other current assets||596||784|
|Total current assets||2,841||3,497|
|Investment in affiliate||2,100||2,100|
|Property and equipment, net||5||6|
|Intangible assets, net||3,101||3,348|
|LIABILITIES AND SHAREHOLDERS' DEFICIT|
|Series A redeemable preferred shares||6,701||6,571|
|Other long-term liabilities||1,433||683|
|Total shareholders' deficit||(7,182||)||(5,607||)|
|Total liabilities and shareholders' deficit||$||10,546||$||11,286|
Source: Sphere 3D Corp