This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Powerwave Technologies Reports Third Quarter Results

Stocks in this article: PWAV

During the third quarter of 2012, the Company continued to implement its ongoing restructuring plan, and initiated personnel reductions in both its domestic US and foreign locations across all functions. The Company’s operating expenses for the third quarter of 2012 decreased by $3.8 million, on a GAAP basis, when compared to the third quarter of 2011. On a pro forma basis, excluding equity based compensation expense and restructuring and impairment charges, pro forma operating expenses decreased by $4.4 million to $28.4 million for the third quarter of 2012 when compared with the third quarter of 2011 with similar pro forma adjustments.

Third Quarter 2012 Revenue Summary

In the third quarter of 2012, total Americas revenue was $22.0 million or approximately 52 percent of revenue, compared with $32.5 million or approximately 42 percent of revenue in the third quarter of 2011. Total sales to customers based in the Asia Pacific region accounted for approximately 12 percent of revenue or $4.8 million in the third quarter of 2012, compared with 19 percent of revenue or $14.6 million in the third quarter of 2011. Total Europe, Africa and Middle East revenue in the third quarter of 2012 was $15.3 million or approximately 36 percent of revenue, compared with $30.0 million or approximately 39 percent of revenue in the third quarter of 2011.

Sales of products within the antenna systems group totaled $29.5 million or 70 percent of total revenue, sales of products in the base station systems group totaled $7.7 million or 18 percent of revenue and revenue from the coverage solutions group totaled $4.9 million or 12 percent of revenue in the third quarter of 2012.

In the third quarter of 2012, Powerwave’s largest customer was Samsung, which accounted for approximately 11 percent of revenue. In terms of customer profile, total OEM sales accounted for approximately 31 percent of total revenue, and total direct and operator sales accounted for approximately 69 percent of revenue. For the third quarter of 2012, we recorded approximately $0.8 million of revenue in the government, military and homeland security market.

3 of 5

Select the service that is right for you!

Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!


DOW 18,053.71 +23.50 0.13%
S&P 500 2,088.77 +6.89 0.33%
NASDAQ 4,806.8590 +33.3870 0.70%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs