B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Reports Financial Results for the Third Quarter ended September 30, 2017
Updated projection: Net Income in 2017 to exceed $500,000
RISHON LEZION, Israel, November 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. (the "Company", "BOS") (Nasdaq: BOSC), a leading Israeli provider of RFID and Mobile solutions and a global provider of Supply Chain solutions to enterprises, today reported its financial results for the third quarter of the fiscal year 2017.
Revenues for the third quarter of 2017 grew by 15% to $7.2 million from $6.3 million in the comparable period last year.
Net income for the third quarter of 2017 amounted to $132,000 compared to a net loss of $205,000 in the comparable quarter last year.
Net income for the first nine months of 2017 amounted to $445,000 compared to net income of $141,000 in the comparable period last year.
Yuval Viner, BOS' Co-CEO, stated: "We are pleased with the results of the first nine months of 2017, and especially with the results of the third quarter of 2017. At the beginning of 2017 we provided an outlook of $500,000 net income for the year 2017. We are now confident that the net income in 2017 will exceed $500,000."
Eyal Cohen, BOS' Co-CEO and CFO, stated: "Since 2010, we have continuously presented an improvement in our annual results. Our financial position is also stronger, with $1.3 million EBITDA for the last twelve months and a net bank debt of $1.1 million. We will announce our outlook for the year 2018 in the first quarter of 2018."
BOS will host a conference call on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. EST - 6:00 p.m., Israel Time. A question-and-answer session will follow management’s presentation. To access the conference call, please dial one of the following numbers:
US: +1-888-281-1167, International: +972-3-9180644.
For those unable to listen to the live call, a script of the call will be available the next day after the call on BOS’s website, at: http://www.boscorporate.com
B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. (BOSC) is a leading Israeli provider of RFID and Mobile solutions and a global provider of Supply Chain solutions to enterprises. BOS' RFID and Mobile division offers both turnkey integration services as well as stand-alone products, including best-of-breed RFID and AIDC hardware and communications equipment, BOS middleware and industry-specific software applications. The Company's Supply Chain division provides electronic components consolidation services to the aerospace, defense, medical and telecommunications industries as well as to enterprise customers worldwide. For more information, please visit: www.boscorporate.com.
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Use of Non-GAAP Financial Information
BOS reports financial results in accordance with U.S. GAAP and herein provides some non-GAAP measures. These non-GAAP measures are not in accordance with, nor are they a substitute for, GAAP measures. These non-GAAP measures are intended to supplement the Company’s presentation of its financial results that are prepared in accordance with GAAP. The Company uses the non-GAAP measures presented to evaluate and manage the Company’s operations internally. The Company is also providing this information to assist investors in performing additional financial analysis that is consistent with financial models developed by research analysts who follow the Company. The reconciliation set forth below is provided in accordance with Regulation G and reconciles the non-GAAP financial measures with the most directly comparable GAAP financial measures.
Safe Harbor Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
The forward-looking statements contained herein reflect management's current views with respect to future events and financial performance. These forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements, all of which are difficult to predict and many of which are beyond the control of BOS. These risk factors and uncertainties include, amongst others, the dependency of sales being generated from one or few major customers, the uncertainty of BOS being able to maintain current gross profit margins, inability to keep up or ahead of technology and to succeed in a highly competitive industry, inability to maintain marketing and distribution arrangements and to expand our overseas markets, uncertainty with respect to the prospects of legal claims against BOS, the effect of exchange rate fluctuations, general worldwide economic conditions and continued availability of financing for working capital purposes and to refinance outstanding indebtedness ; and additional risks and uncertainties detailed in BOS' periodic reports and registration statements filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. BOS undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any such forward-looking statements to reflect any change in its expectations or in events, conditions or circumstances on which any such statements may be based, or that may affect the likelihood that actual results will differ from those set forth in the forward-looking statements.
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