On a non-GAAP basis, gross margin was 30.7 percent of revenue in the second quarter of 2012, compared to 28.0 percent of revenue in the second quarter of 2011. Operating expenses were $38.8 million and earnings from operations were $12.7 million in the second quarter of 2012, compared to operating expenses of $40.0 million and a loss from operations of $0.8 million in the second quarter of 2011. Net earnings were $9.3 million, or $0.30 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2012 compared to a net loss of $1.0 million, or $0.03 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2011.The cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments balance at the end of the second quarter of 2012 was $125.3 million, up $18.5 million from the end of the first quarter of 2012. During the second quarter of 2012, we purchased and cancelled 400,000 common shares in the open market for $3.3 million in connection with our normal course issuer bid.
|Q3 2012 Guidance||Consolidated Non-GAAP|
|Revenue||$157.0 to $162.0 million|
|Earnings from operations||$6.0 to $8.0 million|
|Net earnings||$4.3 to $5.7 million|
|Earnings per share||$0.14 to $0.19 per share|