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WidePoint Corporation Reports Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- WidePoint Corporation (NYSE: WYY), a leading provider of Trusted Mobility Management (TM2) specializing in Telecommunication Lifecycle Management (TLM) and Cybersecurity solutions, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2017.

Third Quarter 2017 Highlights

  • Appointed Kito Mussa Interim Chief Financial Officer
  • FEMA Task Order awarded under DHS CWMS BPA to deliver TLM services
  • Coast Guard Pilot Task Order award for TLM services
  • Secured new contracts and expanded scope of services with several existing customers
  • Restructured credentialing service team which reduced operating expenses by 12%

Jin Kang, WidePoint's CEO stated, "I'm pleased with the progress we made on our business initiatives to grow our pipeline of new business, the numerous contract awards announced, and reduction of our operating costs since the end of the prior quarter.  Additionally, the launch of our TM2 framework and solutions were well received, and we were able to continue building our business pipeline during the third quarter. As we exit the fourth quarter of 2017, we want to ensure that we have the right mixture of clients and services to drive higher margin revenue growth, a solid pipeline of internal and external revenue growth opportunities and an effective strategy to close on these opportunities in 2018.  The entire WidePoint team is committed to continue progress towards our 2018 goals of top line growth and improving profitability."

Kito Mussa, WidePoint's Interim Chief Financial Officer, added, "Our revenues declined in the third quarter due to a combination of fewer task orders for carrier services, carrier service optimizations implemented that lowered the amount of carrier services required by our customers, and timing related delays that pushed recognition of mobile accessory and reselling orders into the fourth quarter. We took additional action during the third quarter to improve our financial model by restructuring our credentialing service team, which we anticipate will reduce our annual costs significantly and help WidePoint to achieve our goal of returning to profitability."

Third Quarter 2017 Financial Highlights versus Comparative Period in Prior Year


(in millions, except per share amounts)

September 30, 2017

September 30, 2016

Revenues

$18.5

$22.1

Gross Profit (% of Revenue)

$3.4 (18%)

$4.0 (18%)

Operating Expenses

$3.7

$4.2

Loss from Operations

$(0.3)

$(0.1)

Net Loss

$(0.3)

$(0.1)

Basic and Diluted Earnings per Share (EPS)

$(0.00)

$(0.00)

Adjusted EBITDA

$0.03

$0.34

 

  • Cash and cash equivalents was approximately $6.4 million as of September 30, 2017.
  • The outstanding balance on the credit facility was approximately $0.6 million, an increase from last quarter due to short term receivable collection timing differences.

 

Nine Months 2017 Financial Highlights versus Comparative Period in Prior Year


(in millions, except per share amounts)

September 30, 2017

September 30, 2016

Net Revenue

$56.0

$60.2

Gross Profit (% of Revenue)

$10.1 (18%)

$11.6 (19%)

Operating Expenses

$12.8

$13.2

Loss From Operations

$(2.7)

$(1.6)

Net Loss

$(2.8)

$(1.7)

Basic and Diluted EPS

$(0.03)

$(0.02)

Adjusted EBITDA Loss

$(1.13)

$(0.29)

Non-GAAP Financial Measures
WidePoint uses a variety of operational and financial metrics, including non-GAAP financial measures such as Adjusted EBITDA, to enable it to analyze its performance and financial condition. The presentation of non-GAAP financial information should not be considered in isolation or as a substitute for, or superior to, the financial information prepared and presented in accordance with GAAP. A reconciliation of GAAP Net loss to Adjusted EBITDA is included on the schedules attached hereto.

Conference Call Information
A conference call and live webcast will take place at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time today, Tuesday, November 14, 2017. Interested parties can join the live call from the United States by dialing 1-877-451-6152, or 1-201-389-0879 for international. There will be a playback available until November 28, 2017. To listen to the playback, please call 1‑844-512-2921 if calling within the United States or 1-412-317-6671 if calling internationally. Please use PIN code 13673221 for the replay.

The call will also be accompanied live by webcast over the Internet and accessible at http://public.viavid.com/index.php?id=127197.

About WidePoint
WidePoint Corporation (NYSE: WYY) is a leading provider of technology-based management solutions. For more information, visit www.widepoint.com

Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This press release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), including all statements that are not statements of historical fact regarding the intent, belief or current expectations of the company, its directors or its officers with respect to, among other things: (i) the Company's financing plans; (ii) trends affecting the Company's financial condition or results of operations; (iii) the company's growth strategy and operating strategy; (iv) the Company's ability to achieve profitability and positive cash flows; (v) the Company's ability to raise additional capital on favorable terms or at all; (vii) the Company's ability to gain market acceptance for its products and (viii) the risk factors disclosed in the Company's periodic reports filed with the SEC. The words "may," "would," "will," "expect," "estimate," "anticipate," "believe," "intend" and similar expressions and variations thereof are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond the company's ability to control, and that actual results may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements as a result of various factors including the risk factors disclosed in the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2016 filed with the SEC on March 30, 2017.

For More Information:
Brett Mass or Dave Fore
Hayden IR
(206) 395-2711
[email protected]

WIDEPOINT CORPORATION

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS



SEPTEMBER 30,


DECEMBER 31,


2017


2016


(Unaudited)

ASSETS

CURRENT ASSETS




Cash and cash equivalents

$          6,423,974


$        9,123,498

Accounts receivable, net of allowance for doubtful accounts of $78,230 and $344,411 in 2017 and 2016, respectively

7,942,035


5,153,093

Unbilled accounts receivable

6,132,753


8,112,690

Inventories

313,538


123,287

Prepaid expenses and other assets

576,402


385,388

Income taxes receivable

-


42,896





Total current assets

21,388,702


22,940,852





NONCURRENT ASSETS




Land and building held for sale

-


594,376

Property and equipment, net

969,651


736,678

Intangibles, net

3,900,433


4,298,902

Goodwill

18,555,578


18,555,578

Deposits and other assets

85,094


52,456





TOTAL ASSETS

$        44,899,458


$      47,178,842





LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY





CURRENT LIABILITIES




Line of credit advance

$             552,739


$                       -

Short term note payable

53,650


131,761

Accounts payable

7,826,706


8,665,449

Accrued expenses

8,506,206


7,872,557

Deferred revenue

1,506,010


1,190,558

Income taxes payable

58,258


5,141

Current portion of long-term debt

-


94,868

Current portion of deferred rent

56,894


40,397

Current portion of capital lease obligations

20,216


4,097





Total current liabilities

18,580,679


18,004,828





NONCURRENT LIABILITIES




Long-term debt related to assets held for sale, net of current portion

-


412,180

Capital lease obligation, net of current portion

56,547


-

Deferred rent, net of current portion

100,380


86,198

Deferred revenue

13,333


-

Deferred income taxes

379,894


398,985





Total liabilities

19,130,833


18,902,191





STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY




Preferred stock, $0.001 par value; 10,000,000 shares authorized; 2,045,714 shares issued and none outstanding

-


-

Common stock, $0.001 par value; 110,000,000 shares authorized; 82,946,847 and 82,730,134 shares issued and outstanding, respectively

82,947


82,730

Additional paid-in capital

94,007,140


93,920,095

Accumulated other comprehensive loss

(135,664)


(309,369)

Accumulated deficit

(68,185,798)


(65,416,805)





Total stockholders' equity

25,768,625


28,276,651





Total liabilities and stockholders' equity

$        44,899,458


$      47,178,842

 

WIDEPOINT CORPORATION

CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS






THREE MONTHS ENDED


NINE MONTHS ENDED





SEPTEMBER 30,


SEPTEMBER 30,





2017


2016


2017


2016





(Unaudited)

REVENUES

$   18,463,872


$   22,114,839


$   55,956,617


$   60,163,145

COST OF REVENUES (including amortization and depreciation of $318,461, $307,235, $895,088, and $887,870, respectively)

15,087,567


18,076,810


45,859,532


48,559,591












GROSS PROFIT

3,376,305


4,038,029


10,097,085


11,603,554












OPERATING EXPENSES









Sales and Marketing

532,714


625,481


1,709,892


2,066,995


General and Administrative Expenses (including share-based compensation of -$81,043, $68,088, $138,036 and $204,414, respectively)

3,046,148


3,450,767


10,668,368


10,650,697


Product Development

11,342


2,648


219,141


261,031


Depreciation and Amortization

69,935


84,759


212,874


268,956














Total Operating Expenses

3,660,139


4,163,655


12,810,275


13,247,679












LOSS FROM OPERATIONS

(283,834)


(125,626)


(2,713,190)


(1,644,125)












OTHER INCOME (EXPENSE)









Interest Income

1,971


3,012


11,564


10,618


Interest Expense

(13,985)


(20,910)


(36,402)


(61,068)


Other (Expense) Income

(1,541)


3,779


1,758


11,124















Total Other Income (Expense)

(13,555)


(14,119)


(23,080)


(39,326)












LOSS BEFORE INCOME TAX PROVISION

(297,389)


(139,745)


(2,736,270)


(1,683,451)

INCOME TAX PROVISION

17,212


8,295


32,723


21,029












NET LOSS

$      (314,601)


$      (148,040)


$   (2,768,993)


$   (1,704,480)












BASIC EARNINGS PER SHARE

$            (0.00)


$            (0.00)


$            (0.03)


$            (0.02)












BASIC WEIGHTED-AVERAGE SHARES OUTSTANDING

82,946,847


82,730,134


82,878,287


82,673,570












DILUTED EARNINGS PER SHARE

$            (0.00)


$            (0.00)


$            (0.03)


$            (0.02)












DILUTED WEIGHTED-AVERAGE SHARES OUTSTANDING

82,946,847


82,730,134


82,878,287


82,673,570

 

WIDEPOINT CORPORATION

RECONCILIATION OF GAAP NET LOSS TO 

ADJUSTED EARNINGS BEFORE INTEREST, TAXES,

DEPRECIATION AND AMORTIZATION




THREE MONTHS ENDED


NINE MONTHS ENDED



SEPTEMBER 30,


SEPTEMBER 30,



2017


2016


2017


2016



(Unaudited)

NET LOSS

$  (314,600)


$  (148,100)


$  (2,769,000)


$  (1,704,500)

Adjustments to GAAP net income (loss):









Depreciation and amortization

388,400


392,000


1,108,000


1,156,600


Amortization of deferred financing costs

9,500


-


9,500


-


Income tax provision (benefit)

17,200


8,300


32,700


21,000


Interest income

(2,000)


(3,000)


(11,600)


(10,600)


Interest expense

14,000


20,900


36,400


61,100


Other (expense) income

1,500


(3,800)


(1,800)


(11,100)


Provision for doubtful accounts

-


5,500


31,200


(7,900)


Gain on sale of assets held for sale

-


-


(66,700)


-


Loss on disposal of leasehold improvements

-


-


172,500


-


Severance and exit costs

-


-


187,500


-


Stock-based compensation expense

(81,400)


68,100


138,000


204,400










Adjusted EBITDA

$      32,600


$    339,900


$  (1,133,300)


$     (291,000)

 

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