Ballantyne Strong, Inc. (NYSE MKT: BTN):
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Ballantyne Strong, Inc. (NYSE MKT: BTN), a provider of digital cinema projection equipment, screens and services as well as specialty lighting equipment, today reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012.
Second Quarter Highlights
- Net revenues increased 24% to $46.7 million, compared to $37.6 million in Q2 2011 including 13% growth in our Cinema service business
- Operating income was $2.5 million, which includes a $0.5 million gain from the sale of the Company’s manufacturing facility
- Achieved diluted earnings per share of $0.13, compared to $0.17 per share in Q2 2011
Second Quarter ResultsBallantyne Strong’s net revenues increased 24% to $46.7 million, led by a 42% year-over-year increase in digital product sales as the cinema industry digital roll-out continues. Cinema service revenues grew 13% to $3.3 million, compared to Q2 2011 levels, reflecting the Company’s continued focus on further expanding its after-sale maintenance and Network Operations Center 24/7 monitoring businesses, in addition to digital projection system installation and integration work.