Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ: MGIC), a global provider of mobile and cloud-enabled application and business integration platforms, announced today its financial resultsfor the first quarter of 2012.
Financial Highlights for the First Quarter, 2012
Comments of Management
Commenting on the results, Guy Bernstein, Chief Executive Officer of Magic Software Enterprises, said: “I am pleased to report that in the first quarter of 2012, Magic continued its success from 2011, with double-digit growth and very strong performance across the board in all our regional centers of activity. These results reflect continued high demand in the market for our products and professional services. Moving forward, we plan to build on this success by further enhancing our product offerings, in particular our enterprise mobile and cloud-based technology. In May 2012, we will extend our mobile offering to include support for the iOS and Android mobile platforms for smartphones and tablets.»
Non-GAAP Financial Measures
This release includes non-GAAP operating income, net income, basic and diluted earnings per share and other non-GAAP financial measures. These non-GAAP measures exclude the following items:
Magic’s management believes that the presentation of non-GAAP measures provides useful information to investors and management regarding financial and business trends relating to the Company’s financial condition and results of operations as well as the net amount of cash generated by its business operations after taking into account capital spending required to maintain or expand the business.
These non-GAAP financial measures are not in accordance with, or an alternative for, generally accepted accounting principles and may be different from non-GAAP financial measures used by other companies. In addition, these non-GAAP financial measures are not based on any comprehensive set of accounting rules or principles. Magic believes that non-GAAP financial measures have limitations in that they do not reflect all of the amounts associated with Magic’s results of operations as determined in accordance with GAAP and that these measures should only be used to evaluate Magic’s results of operations in conjunction with the corresponding GAAP measures. Please refer to the Reconciliation of Selected Financial Metrics from GAAP to Non-GAAP tables below
About Magic Software Enterprises
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Except for any historical information contained herein, the matters discussed in this press release include forward-looking statements that might involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results might vary significantly based upon a number of factors including, but not limited to, risks in product and technology development, market acceptance of new products and continuing product conditions, both locally and abroad, release and sales of new products by strategic resellers and customers, and other risk factors detailed in Magic’s most recent annual report and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Magic is a registered trademark of Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. All other product and company names mentioned herein are for identification purposes only and are the property of, and might be trademarks of, their respective owners.
Tania Amar, VP Global Marketing
Magic Software Enterprises