CRAY INC. REPORTS SECOND QUARTER 2018 FINANCIAL RESULTS
Company expects 2018 revenue growth in the range of 15%
Seattle, WA - July 31, 2018 - Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (Nasdaq: CRAY) today announced financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2018.
All figures in this release are based on U.S. GAAP unless otherwise noted. A reconciliation of GAAP to non-GAAP measures is included in the financial tables in this press release.
Revenue for the second quarter of 2018 was $120.2 million, compared to $87.1 million in the second quarter of 2017. Net loss for the second quarter of 2018 was $11.0 million, or $0.27 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $6.8 million, or $0.17 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2017. Non-GAAP net loss was $8.1 million, or $0.20 per diluted share for the second quarter of 2018, compared to non-GAAP net loss of $8.0 million, or $0.20 per diluted share in the second quarter of 2017.
For the second quarter of 2018, overall gross profit margin on a GAAP and non-GAAP basis was 31% and 32%, respectively, compared to 33% on a GAAP and non-GAAP basis in the second quarter of 2017.
Operating expenses for the second quarter of 2018 were $50.2 million, compared to $39.8 million in the second quarter of 2017. Non-GAAP operating expenses for the second quarter of 2018 were $47.1 million, compared to $37.5 million in the second quarter of 2017. Operating expenses for the second quarter of 2018 were impacted by lower research and development credits compared to the second quarter of 2017.
As of June 30, 2018, cash, investments, and restricted cash totaled $144 million. Working capital at the end of the second quarter was $325 million, compared to $332 million at March 31, 2018.
“Our second quarter was highlighted by a number of new AI wins, several installations of supercomputers and storage systems around the world, and expanded storage and AI offerings,” said Peter Ungaro, president and CEO of Cray. “We continue to see signs of improvement in our target market and, although it is still early to predict the extent of the rebound, I remain confident that our market is returning to growth. While we have work left to do, we remain focused on executing on our outlook for the remainder of 2018 and setting the company up for strong long-term growth.”
For 2018, while a wide range of results remains possible, Cray expects revenue to be in the range of $450 million. For the third quarter of 2018, revenue is expected to be about $90 million. For 2018, GAAP and non-GAAP gross margins are expected to be in the low-30% range. Non-GAAP operating expenses for 2018 are expected to be in the range of $190 million. For 2018, non-GAAP adjustments are expected to total about $14 million, driven primarily by share-based compensation. For the year, GAAP operating
The following information was filed by Cray Inc (CRAY) on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 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-Q Quarterly Report statement of earnings and operation as management may choose to highlight particular information in the press release.