Sphere 3D Reports Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results
“2018 was a year of transition with a number of challenges that needed to be overcome in order to complete the divestiture of Overland-Tandberg and restructuring of our credit facilities,” said
Fiscal Year Financial Results:
- Net revenue for 2018 was
$9.0 million, compared to $12.6 millionfor 2017.
- Product revenue for 2018 was
$6.1 million, compared to $9.7 millionfor 2017. The overall decrease in revenue was partially due to our divestiture of Overland and our limited liquidity which delayed shipments. In addition, in 2017 there was a significant product transaction related to a one-time opportunity resulting in $2.2 millionof product revenue that did not reoccur in 2018.
- Service revenue was
$2.9 millionin each of the years 2018 and 2017.
- Gross margin for 2018 was 18.6%, compared to 25.0% for 2017.
- Operating expenses for 2018 were
$14.3 million, compared to $21.2 millionfor 2017. In 2017 we recorded an impairment charge of $2.3 million.
- Share-based compensation expense for 2018 was
$1.6 million, compared to $7.8 millionfor 2017. Depreciation and amortization was $1.7 millionfor 2018, compared to $3.4 millionfor 2017.
- Net loss from continuing operations for 2018 was
$12.7 million, or a net loss of $7.65per share, compared to a net loss from continuing operations of $15.4 million, or a net loss of $24.78per share, for 2017.
- Net loss from discontinued operations for 2018 was
$13.5 million, or a net loss of $8.15per share, compared to a net loss from discontinued operations of $10.8 million, or a net loss of $17.30per share, for 2017.
Grant of Inducement Award:
Investor Conference Call:
Sphere 3D will not be hosting a fiscal year 2018 earnings conference call.
About Sphere 3D
Sphere 3D Corp. (NASDAQ: ANY) delivers containerization, virtualization, and data management solutions via hybrid cloud, cloud and on-premise implementations through its global reseller network and professional services organization. Sphere 3D has a portfolio of brands, including HVE ConneXions, UCX ConneXions, and SnapServer® dedicated to helping customers achieve their IT goals. For more information, visit www.sphere3d.com. Follow us on Twitter @Sphere3D and @HVEconneXions
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|SPHERE 3D CORP.|
|CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS|
|(In thousands, except per share data)|
|Cost of revenue||7,351||9,454|
|Sales and marketing||3,375||3,402|
|Research and development||3,425||5,867|
|General and administrative||7,499||9,653|
|Impairment of acquired intangible assets||-||2,294|
|Loss from operations||(12,620||)||(18,071||)|
|Interest expense - related party||(76||)||-|
|Other income, net||10||1,799|
|Loss before income taxes||(12,686||)||(16,272||)|
|Benefit from income taxes||-||(852||)|
|Net loss from continuing operations||(12,686||)||(15,420||)|
|Net loss from discontinued operations||(13,522||)||(10,764||)|
|Net loss per share:|
|Net loss per share basic and diluted||$||(15.80||)||$||(42.08||)|
|Shares used in computing net loss per share:|
|Basic and diluted||1,658,862||622,203|
|SPHERE 3D CORP.|
|CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS|
|December 31,||December 31,|
|Cash and cash equivalents||$||341||$||600|
|Accounts receivable, net||1,142||1,911|
|Other current assets||784||418|
|Assets of discontinued operations||-||72,009|
|Total current assets||3,497||76,387|
|Intangible assets, net||3,348||5,198|
|LIABILITIES AND (DEFICIT) EQUITY|
|Liabilities of discontinued operations||-||63,780|
|Series A redeemable preferred shares||6,571||-|
|Other long-term liabilities||683||2,237|
|Total shareholders' (deficit) equity||(5,607||)||10,463|
|Total liabilities and shareholders' (deficit) equity||$||11,286||$||83,280|
Source: Sphere 3D Corp