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Infinera Corporation Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Financial Results

Sunnyvale, Calif., February 21, 2019
- Infinera Corporation, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, today released financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 29, 2018.

GAAP revenue for the quarter was $332.1 million compared to $200.4 million in the third quarter of 2018 and $195.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2017.

GAAP gross margin for the quarter was 25.5% compared to 35.0% in the third quarter of 2018 and 24.1% in the fourth quarter of 2017. GAAP operating margin for the quarter was (33.3)% compared to (12.6)% in the third quarter of 2018 and (36.0)% in the fourth quarter of 2017.

GAAP net loss for the quarter was $(130.5) million, or $(0.75) per share, compared to $(32.6) million, or $(0.21) per share, in the third quarter of 2018 and $(74.0) million, or $(0.50) per share, in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Non-GAAP revenue for the quarter was $336.6 million compared to $200.4 million in the third quarter of 2018 and $195.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Non-GAAP gross margin for the quarter was 31.9% compared to 38.4% in the third quarter of 2018 and 37.5% in the fourth quarter of 2017. Non-GAAP operating margin for the quarter was (10.2)% compared to (2.6)% in the third quarter of 2018 and (9.3)% in the fourth quarter of 2017.

Non-GAAP net loss for the quarter was $(43.8) million, or $(0.25) per share, compared to $(6.7) million, or $(0.04) per share, in the third quarter of 2018, and $(18.6) million, or $(0.12) per share, in the fourth quarter of 2017.

GAAP revenue for the year was $943.4 million compared to $740.7 million in 2017. GAAP gross margin for the year was 34.1% compared to 32.9% in 2017. GAAP operating margin for the year was (19.3)% compared to (24.7)% in 2017. GAAP net loss for the year was $(211.4) million, or $(1.34) per share, compared to $(194.5) million, or $(1.32) per share, in 2017.

Non-GAAP revenue for the year was $948.0 million compared to $740.7 million in 2017. Non-GAAP gross margin for the year was 38.4% compared to 39.3% in 2017. Non-GAAP operating margin for the year was (5.0)% compared to (10.1)% in 2017. Non-GAAP net loss for the year was $(59.1) million, or $(0.37) per share, compared to net loss of $(80.0) million, or $(0.54) per share, in 2017.

A further explanation of the use of non-GAAP financial information and a reconciliation of the non-GAAP financial measures to the GAAP equivalents can be found at the end of this release.

“In the fourth quarter we got off to a fast start on the integration of the combined company and delivered financial results that exceeded our guidance,” said Tom Fallon, Infinera CEO. “We have already taken substantial costs out of the business, are seeing a significant uptick in opportunities from Tier-1 and ICP customers, have announced our Infinite Network Architecture, and are on track to begin driving vertical integration across the combined company portfolio in 2020. As we progress on our acquisition integration plan, we remain committed to returning to non-GAAP profitability in Q4 of this year.”

Financial Outlook
Infinera's outlook for the quarter ending March 30, 2019 is as follows:
GAAP revenue is expected to be $308 million +/- $10 million. Non-GAAP revenue is expected to be $310 million +/- $10 million.
GAAP gross margin is expected to be 27% +/- 200 bps. Non-GAAP gross margin is expected to be 31% +/- 200 bps.



The following information was filed by Infinera Corp (INFN) on Thursday, February 21, 2019 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.

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