Novell Reports Financial Results for First Fiscal Quarter 2011
WALTHAM, Mass. – March 3, 2011 - Novell, Inc. (NASDAQ: NOVL) today announced financial results for its first fiscal quarter ended January 31, 2011. For the quarter, Novell reported net revenue of $191 million. This compares to net revenue of $202 million for the first fiscal quarter of 2010. GAAP income from operations for the first fiscal quarter of 2011 was $12 million. This compares to GAAP income from operations of $21 million for the first fiscal quarter of 2010. GAAP net loss in the first fiscal quarter of 2011 was $18 million, or a $0.05 loss per share, which included a $31 million net tax charge in connection with the planned repatriation of a majority of non-U.S. cash. This compares to GAAP net income of $20 million, or $0.06 per share, for the first fiscal quarter of 2010. Foreign currency exchange rates negatively impacted revenue and positively impacted operating expenses by $1 million and did not materially impact income from operations year-over-year.
On a non-GAAP basis, income from operations for the first fiscal quarter of 2011 was $31 million. This compares to non-GAAP income from operations of $33 million in the same period last year. Non-GAAP net income for the first fiscal quarter of 2011 was $26 million, or $0.07 per share. This compares to non-GAAP net income of $25 million, or $0.07 per share, for the first fiscal quarter of 2010. A reconciliation of GAAP to non-GAAP results is provided in the financial schedules as part of this press release. An explanation of these measures is also included below under the heading “Non-GAAP Financial Measures.”
Cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments were $1.1 billion at January 31, 2011, consistent with last quarter. Days sales outstanding in accounts receivable was 42 days at the end of the first fiscal quarter of 2011, down from 50 days at the end of the year-ago quarter. Total deferred revenue was $593 million at the end of the first fiscal quarter of 2011, down from $646 million at the end of the year-ago quarter. For the first fiscal quarter of 2011, cash flow from operations was $9 million. This compares to cash flow from operations of $5 million for the first fiscal quarter of 2010.
Further details on Novell's reported results are included in the financial schedules that are a part of this release.
The following information was filed by Novell Inc (NOVL) on Thursday, March 3, 2011 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.
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Ticker: NOVL CIK: 758004 Form Type:10-Q Quarterly Report Accession Number: 0001193125-11-065601 Submitted to the SEC: Mon Mar 14 2011 3:12:02 PM EST Accepted by the SEC: Mon Mar 14 2011 Period: Monday, January 31, 2011 Industry: Prepackaged Software