WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Nov. 4, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I.D. Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:IDSY) today announced its financial results for the third quarter and nine-month period ended September 30, 2010.
- Revenue for the quarter increased 8% to $6.5 million, compared to $6.0 million for the second quarter of 2010, attributable primarily to increased sales of wireless vehicle management systems.
- Gross margin for the quarter was 52%.
- Selling, general and administrative ("SG&A") costs decreased 34% to $4.4 million, compared to $6.7 million for the second quarter of 2010.
- Net loss for the quarter was reduced by 54% to $1.9 million, or ($0.17) per basic and diluted share, compared to $4.0 million, or ($0.36) per basic and diluted share, for the second quarter of 2010.
- Cash, cash equivalents, and marketable securities as of September 30, 2010, increased $1.2 million to $28.3 million, compared to $27.1 million, net of a $1.1 million line of credit, as of June 30, 2010.
For the nine-month period ended September 30, 2010, revenues were $18.6 million, compared to $7.5 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2009. Gross margin for the nine-month period was 56%, compared to 53% for the corresponding period in 2009. Net loss for the period was $9.9 million, or ($0.89) per basic and diluted share, compared to net loss of $8.4 million, or ($0.77) per basic and diluted share, for the nine months ended September 30, 2009. The nine-month period ended September 30, 2010 includes the results of I.D. Systems' Asset Intelligence subsidiary acquired in January, 2010, which are not included in the 2009 period.Highlights for the third quarter ended September 30, 2010 included:
- Expansion of I.D. Systems' solutions with existing customers, including Ford, Nestle, and Walgreens.
- Initial implementations of I.D. Systems' PowerFleet® Wireless Vehicle Management System on the industrial truck fleets of Boar's Head and Campbell's Soup, among other new customers.
- Growing channel sales of PowerFleet® through I.D. Systems' marketing partner, The Raymond Corporation, a leading industrial truck manufacturer, with initial system deployments for a Fortune 500 retailer, a Fortune 500 healthcare supplier, and other new end-users.
- Initial deployments of the VeriWise™ Track & Trace product from I.D. Systems' Asset Intelligence subsidiary on the trailer fleets of new customers, including the Container Port Group.
- Expansion of I.D. Systems' intellectual property portfolio, including the award of new patents on mobile asset management and remote, automated asset maintenance activities.
Research and development ("R&D") expenses for the third quarter of 2010 were flat at $1.1 million compared to the second quarter of 2010. For the nine months ended September 30, 2010, R&D expenses were $3.4 million, compared to $2.0 million for the corresponding period in 2009, primarily reflecting investments in new Asset Intelligence products coming to market in 2010.Investor Conference Call I.D. Systems will hold a conference call for investors and analysts at 4:45 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, November 4, 2010. Jeffrey Jagid, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of I.D. Systems, will lead a discussion on the results of the quarter and recent developments. After opening remarks and a discussion of the quarter, there will be a question and answer period. The conference call will be broadcast live over the Internet via the Investors section of the Company's website at www.id-systems.com . To listen to the live call, go to the website at least 10 minutes early to download and install any necessary audio software. About I.D. Systems Based in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, with subsidiaries in Germany and the United Kingdom, I.D. Systems is a leading provider of wireless solutions for securing, controlling, tracking, and managing high-value enterprise assets, including vehicles, powered equipment, trailers, containers, and cargo. The Company's patented technologies address the needs of organizations to monitor and analyze their assets to improve safety, security, efficiency, and productivity. For more information, please visit www.id-systems.com . "Safe Harbor" Statement This press release contains forward looking statements within the meaning of federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements include statements with respect to I.D. Systems' beliefs, plans, goals, objectives, expectations, anticipations, assumptions, estimates, intentions, and future performance, and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors, which may be beyond I.D. Systems' control, and which may cause its actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. All statements other than statements of historical fact are statements that could be forward-looking statements. For example, forward-looking statements include: statements regarding prospects for additional customers; market forecasts; projections of earnings, revenues, synergies, accretion or other financial information; and plans, strategies and objectives of management for future operations, including integration plans in connection with acquisitions. The risks and uncertainties referred to above include, but are not limited to, future economic and business conditions, the loss of key customers or reduction in the purchase of products by any such customers, the failure of the market for I.D. Systems' products to continue to develop, the possibility that I.D. Systems may not be able to integrate successfully the business, operations and employees of acquired businesses, the inability to protect I.D. Systems' intellectual property, the inability to manage growth, the effects of competition from a variety of local, regional, national and other providers of wireless solutions, and other risks detailed from time to time in I.D. Systems' filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009. These risks could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in any forward-looking statements made by, or on behalf of, I.D. Systems. I.D. Systems assumes no obligation to update the information contained in this press release, and expressly disclaims any obligation to do so, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
|I.D. Systems, Inc. and Subsidiaries|
|Statement of Operations Data|
|Three months ended||Nine months ended|
|September 30,||September 30,|
|Products||$ 1,218,000||$ 2,542,000||$ 4,367,000||$ 6,394,000|
|Cost of revenue:|
|Cost of products||603,000||1,507,000||2,291,000||3,347,000|
|Cost of services||339,000||1,595,000||1,209,000||4,891,000|
|Selling, general and administrative||3,644,000||4,424,000||11,619,000||17,587,000|
|Research and development expenses||642,000||1,089,000||2,022,000||3,362,000|
|Loss from operations||(3,387,000)||(2,125,000)||(9,681,000)||(10,560,000)|
|Other income, net||110,000||89,000||422,000||94,000|
|Net loss||$ (3,037,000.00)||$ (1,858,000.00)||$ (8,433,000.00)||$ (9,947,000.00)|
|Net loss per share – basic and diluted||$ (0.27)||$ (0.17)||$ (0.77)||$ (0.89)|
|Weighted average common shares outstanding – basic and diluted||11,075,000||11,253,000||10,963,000||11,231,000|
|I.D. Systems, Inc. and Subsidiaries|
|Balance Sheet Data|
|December 31, 2009*||September 30, 2010|
|Cash and cash equivalents||$19,481,000||$16,049,000|
|Investments – short term||33,909,000||2,883,000|
|Accounts receivable, net||3,252,000||4,675,000|
|Note and lease receivable – current||--||77,000|
|Deferred costs – current||--||695,000|
|Prepaid expenses and other current assets||686,000||1,829,000|
|Total current assets||61,912,000||34,297,000|
|Investments – long term||6,752,000||9,344,000|
|Note and lease receivable – less current portion||--||1,088,000|
|Deferred costs – less current portion||--||2,028,000|
|Fixed assets, net||917,000||4,122,000|
|Intangible assets, net||375,000||5,451,000|
|Accounts payable and accrued expenses||$20,940,000||$6,641,000|
|Line of credit||11,638,000||--|
|Deferred revenue - current||501,000||877,000|
|Total current liabilities||14,233,000||7,518,000|
|Deferred revenue – less current portion||461,000||3,429,000|
|Commitments and contingencies|
|Preferred stock; authorized 5,000,000 shares, $0.01 par value; none issued||--||--|
|Common stock; authorized 50,000,000 shares, $0.01 par value; 12,284,000 and 12,466,000 shares issued at December 31, 2009 and September 30, 2010, respectively; shares outstanding, 11,075,000 and 11,253,000 at December 31, 2009 and September 30, 2010, respectively||120,000||121,000|
|Additional paid-in capital||103,596,000||104,780,000|
|Accumulated other comprehensive (loss) income||(60,000)||59,000|
|Treasury stock, at cost||(10,916,000)||(10,926,000)|
|Total stockholders' equity||55,881,000||47,228,000|
|Total liabilities and stockholders' equity||$70,575,000||$58,175,000|
|*Derived from audited balance sheet as of December 31, 2009 .|
|I.D. Systems, Inc. and Subsidiaries|
|Statement of Cash Flows Data|
|Nine months ended September 30,|
|Cash flows from operating activities:|
|Net loss||$ (8,433,000)||$ (9,947,000)|
|Adjustments to reconcile net loss to cash used in operating activities:|
|Bad debt expense||(132,000)||92,000|
|Re-measurement of contingent consideration||--||(110,000)|
|Accrued interest income||(28,000)||11,000|
|Stock-based compensation expense||1,617,000||1,182,000|
|Depreciation and amortization||404,000||1,447,000|
|Change in fair value of investments||(422,000)||--|
|Deferred rent expense||(16,000)||(4,000)|
|Note and lease receivable||---||224,000|
|Prepaid expenses and other assets||(243,000)||(336,000)|
|Accounts payable and accrued expenses||(1,641,000)||265,000|
|Net cash used in operating activities||(4,402,000)||(3,976,000)|
|Cash flows from investing activities:|
|Expenditures for fixed assets including website development||(354,000)||(1,406,000)|
|Purchase of investments||(46,134,000)||(10,284,000)|
|Proceeds from sales and maturities of investments||40,183,000||38,872,000|
|Net cash (used in) provided by investing activities||(6,305,000)||12,182,000|
|Cash flows from financing activities:|
|Proceeds from exercise of stock options||2,000||3,000|
|Borrowing on line of credit||12,900,000||--|
|Principal payments on line of credit||(257,000)||(11,638,000)|
|Net cash provided by (used in) financing activities||12,645,000||(11,635,000)|
|Effect of foreign exchange rate changes on cash and equivalents||--||(3,000)|
|Net increase (decrease) in cash and cash equivalents||1,938,000||(3,432,000)|
|Cash and cash equivalents - beginning of period||12,558,000||19,481,000|
|Cash and cash equivalents - end of period||$14,496,000||$16,049,000|
|Supplemental disclosure of cash flow information:|
|Cash paid for interest||$87,000||$56,000|
|Unrealized (loss) gain on investments||$ (28,000)||$154,000|
|Shares withheld pursuant to stock issuance||$65,000||$10,000|
|Fair value of assets acquired||--||$19,695,000|
|Net cash paid||--||$15,000,000|
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