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OmniVision Reports Financial Results For the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2013

Thursday, November 29, 2012

OmniVision Reports Financial Results For the Second Quarter of Fiscal 201316:18 EST Thursday, November 29, 2012~ Second Quarter Revenues Grow 79% Year-Over-YearSANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OmniVision Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OVTI), a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, today reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2013 that ended on October 31, 2012.Revenues for the second quarter of fiscal 2013 were $390.1 million, as compared to $258.1 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2013, and $217.9 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2012. GAAP net income in the second quarter of fiscal 2013 was $10.3 million, or $0.19 per diluted share, as compared to net income of $2.3 million, or $0.04 per diluted share in the first quarter of fiscal 2013, and $21.1 million, or $0.35 per diluted share in the second quarter of fiscal 2012.Non-GAAP net income in the second quarter of fiscal 2013 was $18.6 million, or $0.33 per diluted share. Non-GAAP net income in the first quarter of fiscal 2013 was $11.6 million, or $0.21 per diluted share. Non-GAAP net income in the second quarter of fiscal 2012 was $30.1 million, or $0.48 per diluted share. Non-GAAP net income excludes stock-based compensation expenses and the related tax effects. Please refer to the attached schedule for a reconciliation of GAAP net income to non-GAAP net income for the three and six months ended October 31, 2012 and 2011 and for the three months ended July 31, 2012.GAAP gross margin for the second quarter of fiscal 2013 was 16.6%, as compared to 19.1% for the first quarter of fiscal 2013 and 30.6% for the second quarter of fiscal 2012. The sequential decrease in second quarter gross margin reflected an increase in shipment mix of our advanced products that carried high manufacturing costs.The Company ended the period with cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments totaling $139.6 million, a decrease of $97.0 million from the previous quarter. The decrease was caused by a $106.6 million increase in accounts receivable, the result of a significant sequential increase in revenues."Once again, I am pleased to report that OmniVision has achieved the high end of its revenues guidance, and that the company remains well-positioned to maintain its sales momentum into the third fiscal quarter," said Shaw Hong, chief executive officer of OmniVision Technologies, Inc. "We have taken, and will continue to take, actions to improve our corporate gross margins.""In addition, I am pleased to announce the addition of Raymond Wu to OmniVision's management team," continued Hong. "Raymond, one of our co-founders, has agreed to re-join us as our President, effective December 1, 2012. During his previous tenure, Raymond's intellect, experience and influence extended to market development, engineering and sales. We are enthused by his return, and with his knowledge of our company and the industry, I expect Raymond to make significant contributions to OmniVision's continued growth in the years to come."OutlookBased on current trends, the Company expects revenues for the third quarter of fiscal 2013 will be in the range of $390 million to $425 million and GAAP net income per share will be between $0.17 and $0.30 per diluted share. Excluding the estimated expense and related tax effects associated with stock-based compensation, the Company expects its non-GAAP net income per share will be between $0.33 and $0.46 per diluted share. Refer to the table below for a reconciliation of GAAP to non-GAAP net income. Conference CallOmniVision Technologies, Inc. will host a conference call today at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss these results further. This conference call can be accessed via a webcast at www.ovt.com. The call can also be accessed by dialing 866-202-4683 (domestic) or 617-213-8846 (international) and entering passcode 90641132.A replay of the call will remain available at www.ovt.com for approximately twelve months. A replay of the call will also be available for one week beginning approximately one hour after the conclusion of the call. To access the replay, dial 888-286-8010 (domestic) or 617-801-6888 (international) and enter passcode 13057519.About OmniVisionOmniVision Technologies, Inc. is a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions. Its CameraChip? and CameraCubeChip? products using CameraCubeChip?, OmniBSI?, OmniBSI+?, OmniBSI-2?, OmniPixel®, OmniPixel2?, OmniPixel3? and OmniPixel3-HS? technologies are highly integrated, single-chip CMOS image sensors for consumer and commercial applications including mobile phones, notebooks, tablets and webcams, entertainment devices, security and surveillance systems, digital still and video cameras, automotive and medical imaging systems. Additional information is available at www.ovt.com. Safe Harbor Statement Certain statements in this press release, including statements relating to our expectations regarding revenues and earnings per share for the three months ending January 31, 2013 are forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on management's current expectations, and certain factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements. These factors include, without limitation, our ability to maintain and increase sales to current key customers and end-users of our products; fluctuations of wafer manufacturing costs, manufacturing yields, manufacturing capacity and other manufacturing processes and the impact on gross margins; the potential loss or reduction of orders from one or more key customers or distributors; the continued growth and development of current markets and the emergence of new markets in which the Company sells, or may sell, its products; fluctuations in sales mix and average selling prices; our ability to timely complete the product development cycle for new sensors; the Company's ability to obtain design wins from various image sensor device manufacturers including manufacturers of mobile phones, tablets and other entertainment devices, laptops and personal computers, digital still cameras and automobile manufacturers; competition in current and emerging markets for image sensor products, including pricing pressures that could result from competition; the impact of general economic conditions on orders from the end-user customers of our products; the Company's ability to accurately forecast customer demand for its products; the market acceptance of products into which the Company's products are designed; the development, production, introduction and marketing of new products and technology; the acceptance of the Company's products in such current and new markets; the Company's strategic investments and relationships, and other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's Securities and Exchange Commission filings and reports, including, but not limited to, the Company's most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and recent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. The Company expressly disclaims any obligation to update information contained in any forward-looking statement.Use of Non-GAAP Financial InformationTo supplement the reader's overall understanding of both its reported results presented in accordance with U.S. generally accepted accounting principles ("GAAP") and its outlook, the Company also presents non-GAAP measures of net income and net income per share which are adjusted from results based on GAAP. In particular, the Company excludes stock-based compensation expenses and the related tax effects. The non-GAAP financial measures which the Company discloses also exclude the effects of stock-based compensation on the number of basic and diluted common shares used in calculating non-GAAP basic and diluted net income per share. The Company provides these non-GAAP financial measures to enhance an investor's overall understanding of its current financial performance and to assess its prospects for the future. These non-GAAP financial measures reflect an additional way of viewing aspects of the Company's operations that, when viewed with its GAAP results and the accompanying reconciliations to the corresponding GAAP financial measures, provide a more complete understanding of factors and trends affecting the Company's business. The economic basis for the Company's decision to use non-GAAP financial measures is that the adjustments to net income did not reflect the on-going relative strength of the Company's performance. The Company's objective is to minimize any confusion in the financial markets by providing non-GAAP net income and non-GAAP net income per share measurements and disclosing the related components. These non-GAAP financial measures should be considered as a supplement to, and not as a substitute for, or superior to, the financial measures prepared in accordance with GAAP.The Company uses non-GAAP financial measures for internal management purposes to conduct and evaluate its business, when publicly providing its business outlook and to facilitate period-to-period comparisons. The Company views non-GAAP net income per share as a primary indicator of the profitability of its underlying business. In addition, because stock-based compensation is a non-cash expense and is offset in full by a credit to paid-in capital, it has no effect on total stockholders' equity. As the calculation of non-GAAP financial measures differs between companies, the non-GAAP financial measures used by the Company may not be comparable to similarly titled measures used by other companies. Other than stock-based compensation and the related tax effects, these differences may cause the Company's non-GAAP measures to not be directly comparable to other companies' non-GAAP measures. Although these non-GAAP financial measures adjust cost, expenses and basic and diluted share items to exclude the accounting treatment of stock-based compensation, they should not be viewed as a non-GAAP presentation reflecting the elimination of the underlying stock-based compensation programs. Thus, the Company's non-GAAP presentations are not intended to present, and should not be used, as a basis for assessing what its operating results might be if it were to eliminate its stock-based compensation programs. The Company compensates for these limitations by providing full disclosure of the net income and net income per share on a basis prepared in accordance with GAAP to enable investors to consider net income and net income per share determined under GAAP as well as on an adjusted basis, and perform their own analysis, as appropriate. As a result of the foregoing limitations, the Company does not use, nor does the Company intend to use, the non-GAAP financial measures when assessing the Company's performance against that of other companies.Estimating stock-based compensation expenses and the related tax effects for a future period is subject to inherent risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to the price of the Company's stock, stock market volatility, expected option life, risk-free interest rates, and the number of option exercises and sales during the quarter.OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.RECONCILIATION OF GUIDANCE FOR GAAP NET INCOME PER DILUTED SHARE TO PROJECTED NON-GAAP NET INCOME PER DILUTED SHARE(unaudited)Three Months Ending January 31, 2013GAAPRange of EstimatesNon-GAAPRange of EstimatesFromToAdjustmentFromToNet income per share$    0.17$    0.30       $    0.16   (1)$    0.33$    0.46 (1) Reflects estimated adjustment for expense and related tax effects associated with stock-based compensation.OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS(in thousands, except per share amounts)(unaudited)October 31,April 30,20122012ASSETSCurrent assets:      Cash and cash equivalents$       115,511$       290,492      Short-term investments24,09640,515      Accounts receivable, net of allowances for doubtful accounts and sales returns249,283107,793      Inventories398,694291,340      Prepaid and deferred income taxes4,7174,083      Prepaid expenses and other current assets9,4058,542            Total current assets801,706742,765Property, plant and equipment, net154,045144,792Long-term investments127,178128,940Goodwill      10,22710,227Intangibles, net63,30069,028Other long-term assets16,9517,205                  Total assets$    1,173,407$    1,102,957LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITYCurrent liabilities:      Accounts payable$       193,608$       159,860      Accrued expenses and other current liabilities40,36735,416      Income tax payable?987      Deferred revenues, less cost of revenues14,09410,115      Current portion of long-term debt2,1413,146            Total current liabilities250,210209,524Long-term liabilities:      Long-term income taxes payable85,14388,159      Non-current portion of long-term debt39,00839,337      Other long-term liabilities5,0035,058            Total long-term liabilities129,154132,554            Total liabilities379,364342,078Stockholders' equity:      Common stock, $0.001 par value; 100,000 shares authorized; 74,141 shares issued and 53,542 outstanding at October 31, 2012 and 72,964 shares issued and 52,365 outstanding at April 30, 2012, respectively7473      Additional paid-in capital596,643575,935      Accumulated other comprehensive income2,7532,970      Treasury stock, 20,599 at October 31, 2012 and April 30, 2012, respectively(278,683)(278,683)      Retained earnings473,256460,584            Total stockholders' equity794,043760,879            Total liabilities and stockholders' equity$    1,173,407$    1,102,957OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF INCOME(in thousands, except per share amounts)(unaudited)Three Months EndedSix Months EndedOctober 31,October 31,2012201120122011Revenues$   390,137$   217,919$   648,201$   493,990Cost of revenues325,453151,258534,302339,936      Gross profit64,68466,661113,899154,054Operating expenses:      Research, development and related30,36129,02759,20957,372      Selling, general and administrative18,13115,77136,85931,874      Amortization of acquired patent portfolio2,3222,3224,6434,643            Total operating expenses50,81447,120100,71193,889Income from operations13,87019,54113,18860,165Benefit from acquisition of production operationsfrom VisEra?8,626?8,626Equity in earnings of investees, net1,1926772,3321,694Interest expense, net(728)(247)(1,486)(469)Other income (expense), net222(888)316(1,138)Income before income taxes14,55627,70914,35068,878Provision for income taxes4,2116,6241,6785,821Net income$     10,345$     21,085$     12,672$     63,057Net income per share:      Basic$      0.19$      0.35$      0.24$      1.07      Diluted     $      0.19$      0.35$      0.24$      1.03Shares used in computing net income per share:      Basic53,51459,61253,17259,131      Diluted     53,67560,20753,31060,984OMNIVISION TECHNOLOGIES, INC.RECONCILIATION OF GAAP NET INCOME TO NON-GAAP NET INCOME(in thousands, except per share amounts)(unaudited)Three Months EndedSix Months EndedThree Months EndedOctober 31,October 31,July 31,20122011201220112012GAAP net income$  10,345$   21,085$   12,672$   63,057$       2,327Add:      Stock-based compensation in cost of revenues9777122,0371,1761,060      Stock-based compensation in research, development and related expenses4,1133,2498,8655,8534,752      Stock-based compensation in selling, general and administrative expenses3,3442,7887,0605,0053,716(Increase) decrease in provision for income taxes without the effect of stock-based compensation(228)2,224(522)2,154(294)Non-GAAP net income$   18,551$   30,058$   30,112$   77,245$     11,561GAAP provision for income taxes$     4,211$     6,624$     1,678$     5,821$      (2,533)(Increase) decrease in provision for income taxes without the effect of stock-based compensation(228)2,224(522)2,154(294)Non-GAAP provision for income taxes$     4,439$     4,400$     2,200$     3,667$      (2,239)Non-GAAP net income per share:            Basic$      0.35$      0.50$      0.57$      1.31$         0.22            Diluted$      0.33$      0.48$      0.54$      1.24$         0.21Shares used in computing non-GAAP net income per share:            Basic53,51459,61253,17259,13152,830            Diluted56,21162,54455,69562,46955,186SOURCE OmniVision Technologies, Inc.For further information: Investor Relations, Mary McGowan, Blackburn Communications, +1-408-653-3263, invest@ovt.com