BigBand Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:BBND), a leader in digital video networking, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011.
For the third quarter, total revenues were $22.5 million as compared to $26.8 million reported in the third quarter of 2010. GAAP net loss for the third quarter of 2011 was $8.3 million, or ($0.12) per share, compared to GAAP net loss of $7.3 million, or ($0.11) per share, reported in the third quarter of 2010.
On a non-GAAP basis, the Company reported a net loss of $5.9 million, or ($0.08) per share, in the third quarter of 2011, which compares to a non-GAAP net loss of $4.0 million, or ($0.06) per share, reported in the third quarter of 2010. These non-GAAP results exclude $2.4 million of stock compensation expense and related income taxes as compared to $3.2 million of stock compensation expense, restructuring credits and related income taxes in the third quarter of 2010.
The GAAP to non-GAAP reconciling items, for the quarters ended September 30, 2011 and 2010 can be found in “The Reconciliations of GAAP to Non-GAAP Financial Measures” attached to this press release.The third quarter of 2011 GAAP and non-GAAP results include $1.6 million in charges related to inventory reserve taken against legacy products, as the Company transitions to its newer MSP products. In addition, these GAAP and Non-GAAP results include approximately $0.5 million in general and administrative expenses related to the acquisition of the Company by ARRIS. The Company closed the third quarter of 2011 with $119.8 million in cash, cash equivalents and marketable securities. On October 11, 2011, BigBand announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by ARRIS for a purchase price of $2.24 per share in cash. The acquisition will be conducted by means of a tender offer for all of the outstanding shares of BigBand. The tender offer was filed with the SEC on October 21, 2011.