BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON ANNOUNCES
FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL-YEAR FISCAL 2015 RESULTS
Annual results consistent with guidance
Full-year revenue of $5.27 billion
Full-year Adjusted EBITDA of $524 million
Full-year Adjusted Diluted Earnings per Share of $1.60
Quarterly dividend of $0.13 per share, payable on June 30, 2015
McLean, Virginia; May 21, 2015 - Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation (NYSE:BAH), the parent company of management consulting, technology and engineering services firm Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., today announced preliminary results for the fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2015. The Company’s full-year financial results were in line with its upwardly revised guidance, which was provided at the end of the third quarter. The revised guidance called for a low single-digit percentage decline in revenue, and Adjusted Diluted Earnings Per Share in the range of $1.58 and $1.62 per share. As a result of the Company’s effective management of the business, Adjusted EBITDA margins continued to expand and Adjusted Net Income declined at a lower rate than revenue. Additionally, the Company reported a second sequential quarter of headcount gains and year-end funded backlog is at its highest level since fiscal year 2012.
Revenue for fiscal year 2015 was $5.27 billion, compared with $5.48 billion in the prior year period. Revenue in the fourth quarter was $1.34 billion, compared with $1.40 billion in the prior year period. In fiscal year 2015, Adjusted EBITDA was $523.5 million compared to $534.0 million in the prior year period, and Adjusted EBITDA margins increased to 9.9 percent from 9.7 percent. Adjusted Net Income declined slightly to $240.3 million in fiscal 2015 from $241.9 million in the prior-year period, and Adjusted Diluted Earnings per Share was $1.60 for fiscal year 2015, compared with $1.63 in the prior fiscal year.
The Company authorized and declared a regular dividend of $0.13 per share, payable on June 30, 2015, to stockholders of record on June 10, 2015.
“Booz Allen is proud to once again deliver on our guidance, even as the government contracting market remained very competitive. These solid financial results truly reflect the strength of our leadership team and the high quality of our people,” said Horacio Rozanski, President and Chief Executive Officer. “As the year progressed, we were encouraged by signs that the market is improving due to a more stable budget environment that allows clients to plan and focus on mission. Throughout fiscal year 2015, Booz Allen continued investing in our people and in new markets and capabilities that will be engines for sustainable, quality growth and ensure that we continue to provide stockholders a strong return on their investment.”
The following information was filed by Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corp (BAH) on Thursday, May 21, 2015 as an 8K 2.02 statement, which is an earnings press release pertaining to results of operations and financial condition. It may be helpful to assess the quality of management by comparing the information in the press release to the information in the accompanying 10-K Annual Report statement of earnings and operation as management may choose to highlight particular information in the press release.