Selling, general and administrative (SG&A) expenses for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013 were 18.2% of net sales compared to 18.4% in the prior fiscal year. The current year includes executive transition costs of $1.3 million or $0.11 per share. Excluding these costs, primarily incurred through the third quarter, SG&A was 17.8% of net sales for the current year. SG&A expenses were 17.0% and 18.1% of net sales for the quarter ended June 30, 2013 and 2012, respectively. The improvement for the quarter reflects better absorption of indirect costs on higher sales volume.
During the fiscal year and quarter ended June 30, 2013, the number of outstanding fully diluted shares increased by 318,126 and 211,836, respectively. This is a result of shares issued on the exercise of stock options and the impact of a 23% stock trading price increase on the outstanding options.
Based on the above factors, earnings per share were $1.80 and $1.86 per share for the fiscal years ended June 30, 2013 and 2012, respectively. Earnings per share for the quarters ended June 30, 2013 and 2012 were $0.57 per share and $0.61 per share, respectively. All earnings per share amounts are on a diluted basis.
Working capital (current assets less current liabilities) at June 30, 2013 was $113.7 million compared to $103.7 million at June 30, 2012. Significant changes in working capital from June 30, 2012 to June 30, 2013 included increases in inventories of $9.7 million, other current assets of $4.4 million and accounts receivable of $2.5 million. The increases were offset by a decrease in cash of $3.0 million, increased other current liabilities of $2.7 and increased accounts payable of $1.0 million. The higher inventory levels support the increases in residential sales volume and expanded product offerings.The decrease in cash of $3.0 million during fiscal year 2013 reflects net cash provided by operating activities of $5.9 million offset by capital expenditures of $6.2 million, including $2.7 million to complete the $11.8 million corporate office building, and payment of dividends totaling $4.2 million. The Company expects that capital expenditures for fiscal year 2014 will be approximately $4.5 million, primarily for manufacturing, delivery and information technology equipment.