In its first quarter of fiscal year 2015, Learning Tree reported revenues of $27.2 million, loss from operations of $1.2 million, and net loss of $1.2 million, or ($0.09) per share. These results compare with revenues of $32.0 million, income from operations of $0.9 million, and net income of $0.7 million, or $0.06 per share in its first quarter of fiscal year 2014. See Table 1 below for full results.
An investor conference call to discuss first quarter of fiscal year 2015 results is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. (ET) February 10, 2015. Interested parties may access the conference call via live webcast at: www.learningtree.com/investor. The webcast will also be available for replay at: www.learningtree.com/investor.
About Learning Tree International
Established in 1974, Learning Tree International is a global provider of hands-on IT and management training. Learning Tree develops, markets, and delivers a broad, proprietary library of instructor-led courses focused on: web development, IT security, project management, operating systems, databases, networking, software development, leadership, and management and business skills. Courses are offered at Learning Tree Education Centers and training locations around the world, on-site at client facilities, or via the Internet with Learning Tree AnyWare™, our web-based, remote-attendance platform. For more information about Learning Tree and its products and services, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733), or visit the Learning Tree Web site at www.learningtree.com.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Statements
The statements contained herein that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements based on management's current expectations and beliefs concerning future developments and their potential effects on Learning Tree. Such statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties, many of which are difficult to predict and are generally beyond the control of Learning Tree. There can be no assurance that future developments affecting Learning Tree will be the same as those anticipated. Learning Tree cautions readers that a number of important factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied or projected by, such forward-looking statements. Investors should not put undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, since they are based on key assumptions about future risks and uncertainties. Some of these risks and uncertainties that could affect Learning Tree and its business include, but are not limited to the following: risks associated with the timely development, introduction, and customer acceptance of Learning Tree's courses; competition; international operations, including currency fluctuations; changing economic and market conditions; technology development and new technology introduction; efficient delivery and scheduling of Learning Tree's courses; intellectual property, including having to defend potential infringement claims; risks associated with cyber security; adverse weather conditions, strikes, acts of war or terrorism and other external events; and attracting and retaining qualified personnel. Learning Tree is not undertaking any obligation to update forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect future events, developments or changed circumstances.
In order to help the reader assess the factors and risks in Learning Tree's business that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward looking statements, Learning Tree discusses in its 2014 Annual Report on Form 10-K (“Form 10-K”), those risks in Item 1A, “Risk Factors”. Please read the Form 10-K, including Item 1A, which is filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and available at the SEC's Internet site (http://www.sec.gov).
LEARNING TREE INTERNATIONAL, INC. AND SUBSIDIARIES
|CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF OPERATIONS|
(all amounts in thousands, except per share data)
|Three Months Ended|
|January 2,||January 3,|
|Cost of revenues||15,290||17,348|
|Sales and marketing||6,038||6,156|
|General and administrative||5,324||5,633|
|Total operating expenses||13,138||13,726|
|(Loss) income from operations||(1,200||)||948|
|Other income (expense), net||210||(36||)|
|(Loss) income before income taxes||(990||)||912|
|Provision for income tax||161||183|
|Net (Loss) income||$||(1,151||)||$||729|
|(Loss) income per share--diluted||$||(0.09||)||$||0.06|
|LEARNING TREE INTERNATIONAL, INC. AND SUBSIDIARIES|
|CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS|
|(all amounts in thousands)|
|January 2,||October 3,|
|Cash and cash equivalents||$||29,232||$||31,078|
|Trade accounts receivable, net||12,496||16,223|
|Prepaid expenses and other||5,963||5,543|
|Total current assets||47,691||52,844|
|Depreciable assets, net and other||12,724||13,356|
|Accounts payable and accrued liabilities||$||15,251||$||16,557|
|Total current liabilities||39,658||43,356|
|Total liabilities and stockholders' equity||$||60,415||$||66,200|