ABOUT BOOKS-A-MILLION, INC.
Books-A-Million, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading book retailers and also sells on the Internet at www.booksamillion.com. The Company presently operates 258 stores in 31 states and the District of Columbia. The Company operates large superstores under the names Books-A-Million (BAM!), Books & Co. and 2nd & Charles and traditional bookstores operating under the names Bookland and Books-A-Million. The common stock of Books-A-Million, Inc. is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol BAMM. For more information, visit the Company’s corporate website at www.booksamillioninc.com.
Unaudited Consolidated Financial Highlights
(In thousands, except per share data)
|Thirteen Weeks Ended||Twenty-Six Weeks Ended|
|July 28, 2012||July 30, 2011||July 28, 2012||July 30, 2011|
Cost of products sold, including warehouse distribution and store occupancy costs
Operating, selling and administrative expenses
|Depreciation and amortization||4,121||3,854||8,275||7,766|
|Operating loss from continuing operations||(1,071||)||(3,136||)||(3,317||)||(7,949||)|
|Interest expense, net||452||356||890||575|
Loss from continuing operations, before income taxes
|Income tax benefit||(621||)||(378||)||(1,465||)||(1,934||)|
Net loss from continuing operations before equity method investment
|Net income (loss) on equity method investment||21||240||(81||)||286|
|Net loss from continuing operations||(881||)||(2,874||)||(2,823||)||(6,304||)|
|Loss from discontinued operations||- -||
|Net loss per share:|
|Basic and Diluted|
|Net loss from continuing operations||$||(0.06||)||$||(0.18||)||$||(0.18||)||$||(0.40||)|
|Net loss from discontinued operations||- -||- -||- -||(0.01||)|
|Net loss per common share||$||(0.06||)||$||(0.18||)||$||(0.18||)||$||(0.41||)|
Weighted average number of shares outstanding – basic and diluted
The results for 13-weeks and 26-weeks ended July 30, 2011, contain certain insignificant reclassifications necessary to conform to the presentation of the 13-weeks and 26-weeks ended July 28, 2012 due to discontinued operations.
Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995:This document contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that involve a number of risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results, performance, achievements of the Company or industry results to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These factors include, but are not limited to, the competitive environment in the book retail industry in general and in the Company's specific market area; inflation; economic conditions in general and in the Company's specific market areas; the number of store openings and closings; the profitability of certain product lines, capital expenditures and future liquidity; liability and other claims asserted against the Company; uncertainties related to the Internet and the Company's Internet initiative; and the impact of the availability of e-content and the e-reader market. In addition, such forward-looking statements are necessarily dependent upon assumptions, estimates and dates that may be incorrect or imprecise and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors. Accordingly, any forward-looking statements included herein do not purport to be predictions of future events or circumstances and may not be realized. Given these uncertainties, stockholders and prospective investors are cautioned not to place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements. Please refer to the Company’s annual, quarterly and periodic reports on file with the SEC for a more detailed discussion of these and other risks that could cause results to differ materially. The Company disclaims any obligations to update any such factors or to publicly announce the results of any revisions to any of the forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect future events or developments.