Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) reported total revenue of $1,367 million for the second quarter of 2012, a 16 percent increase from the same period in 2011. Non-GAAP net income for the second quarter of 2012 increased 31 percent to $545 million compared to $417 million in the second quarter of 2011. For the same periods, non-GAAP diluted earnings per share increased 37 percent to $1.22 from $0.89.
Based on U.S. GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles), Celgene reported second quarter 2012 net income of $367 million or $0.82 per diluted share. For the second quarter of 2011, net income was $279 million or $0.59 per diluted share.
“The second quarter financial results were very strong and provide significant momentum for the second half of the year,” said Bob Hugin, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Celgene Corporation. “The recent positive apremilast phase III data is the first of multiple pivotal trial results and regulatory actions across our portfolio anticipated through early 2013. We have never been in a better position to deliver on our promise of helping to improve patients’ lives and provide value for our shareholders.”
Raising 2012 Earnings Outlook; Revenue Guidance Reaffirmed
- Non-GAAP diluted EPS is expected to increase approximately 27 percent year-over-year to a range of $4.80 to $4.85, up from a previous range of $4.70 to $4.80.
- GAAP diluted EPS is expected to increase approximately 31 percent year-over-year to a range of $3.69 to $3.80, up from the previous range of $3.52 to $3.67.
- Non-GAAP total revenue is expected to increase approximately 15 percent year-over-year to a range of $5,400 to $5,600 million.
- REVLIMID net product sales are expected to increase approximately 19 percent year-over-year to a range of $3,750 to $3,850 million.