MAXIMUS (NYSE: MMS), a leading provider of government services worldwide, today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2013.
Highlights for the fourth quarter and the full fiscal year include:
- Fourth quarter revenue grew 28% to $384.3 million; GAAP diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased 50% to $0.51; and adjusted diluted earnings per share increased 38% to $0.51.
- Fiscal 2013 revenue grew 27% to $1.33 billion; GAAP diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased 54% to $1.68; and adjusted diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased 36% to $1.60.
- Cash and cash equivalents totaled $125.6 million at September 30, 2013.
- Signed contract awards reached a record level at $1.9 billion for fiscal 2013 and the sales pipeline remained strong at $2.4 billion at September 30, 2013.
For the fourth quarter of fiscal 2013, revenue increased 28% (30% on a constant currency basis) to $384.3 million, compared to revenue of $300.7 million reported for the same period last year, driven by growth in the Health Segment. Organic revenue growth was 23%. Fiscal 2013 fourth quarter income from continuing operations, net of taxes, totaled $35.6 million, or $0.51 per diluted share. This represents a 50% increase compared to $0.34 reported, on a GAAP basis, for the same period last year.
Revenue for fiscal year 2013 increased 27% (28% on a constant currency basis) to $1.33 billion compared to $1.05 billion reported for fiscal 2012. Fiscal 2013 included approximately $16.0 million in revenue from a terminated contract that the Company excluded from its fiscal 2013 guidance. Fiscal 2013 revenue grew 19% organically compared to the same period last year. Revenue increases for the fiscal year were driven by new work, the expansion of existing contracts, and the acquisition of PSI and Health Management.