In order to compensate for these limitations, management presents its non-GAAP financial measures in connection with its GAAP results. The company urges investors to review the reconciliation of its non-GAAP financial measures to the comparable GAAP financial measures, which it includes in press releases announcing earnings information, including this press release, and not to rely on any single financial measure to evaluate the company's business.
Reconciliation tables of the most comparable GAAP financial measures to the non-GAAP measures used in this press release are included at the end of this release.
This news release and the accompanying tables should be read in conjunction with the additional content that is available on the company’s website.In conjunction with this announcement, Rosetta Stone will host a webcast today at 4:30 p.m. eastern time (ET) to discuss the results and the company’s business outlook. The webcast will be available live on the Investor Relations page of the company’s website at http://investors.rosettastone.com. Investors may also dial in to the conference line using one of the following numbers: 1-877-407-4018 (toll-free) or 1-201-689-8471 (toll/international) A recorded replay of the webcast will be available on the “Investor Relations” page of the company’s web site http://investors.rosettastone.com after the live discussion. The replay will also be available beginning at 7:30PM ET until November 21, 2012 via telephone at the following numbers: 1-877-870-5176 (toll-free) or 1-858-384-5517 (toll/international) Pass Code: 403092 About Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone Inc. provides cutting-edge interactive technology that is changing the way the world learns languages. The company’s proprietary learning techniques—acclaimed for their power to unlock the natural language-learning ability in everyone—are used by schools, businesses, government organizations and millions of individuals around the world. Rosetta Stone offers courses in 30 languages, from the most commonly spoken (like English, Spanish and Mandarin) to the less prominent (including Swahili, Swedish and Tagalog). The company was founded in 1992 on the core beliefs that learning to speak a language should be a natural and instinctive process, and that interactive technology can activate the language immersion method powerfully for learners of any age. Rosetta Stone is based in Arlington, VA., and has offices in Harrisonburg, VA, Boulder, CO, Tokyo, Seoul, London, and Sao Paulo.