TSR, Inc. Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended November 30, 2018.
HAUPPAUGE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 11, 2019--TSR, Inc. (Nasdaq:TSRI), a provider of computer programming consulting services, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended November 30, 2018.
For the quarter ended November 30, 2018, revenue decreased 0.7% from the same quarter last year to $16.4 million. Net loss attributable to TSR for the current quarter was $97,000 as compared to net income attributable to TSR of $227,000 in the prior year quarter. Additionally, net loss per share for the current quarter was $0.05 compared to net income per share of $0.12 per share in the prior year quarter.
Christopher Hughes, CEO, stated, “Although our revenue decreased 0.7% for the second quarter reflecting a decrease in average billing rates for consultants on billing with customers and a higher discount plan put in place for a major customer, cost of sales decreased at a greater rate yielding a slightly improved gross margin. However, an increase in selling, general and administrative expenses of $594,000 created the swing from profit to loss for the quarter. The increase in SG&A was due to a significant increase in professional and advisory fees in connection with various stockholder lawsuits and our on-going contested proxy solicitation relating to our annual meeting, which we postponed to a date to be determined as a result of these lawsuits and the shareholder proposals to be brought before the annual meeting.”
Certain statements contained herein, including statements as to the Company’s plans, future prospects and future cash flow requirements are forward-looking statements, as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Actual results may differ materially from those set forth in the forward-looking statements due to known and unknown risks and uncertainties, including but not limited to, the following: the success of the Company’s plan for growth, both internal and through the previously announced pursuit of suitable acquisition candidates; impact of adverse economic conditions on client spending which has a negative impact on the Company’s business; risks relating to the competitive nature of the markets for contract computer programming services; the extent to which market conditions for the Company’s contract computer programming services will continue to adversely affect the Company’s business; the concentration of the Company’s business with certain customers; uncertainty as to the Company’s ability to maintain its relations with existing customers and expand its business; the impact of changes in the industry such as the use of vendor management companies in connection with the consultant procurement process; the increase in customers moving IT operations offshore and the Company’s ability to adapt to changing market conditions and other risks and uncertainties described in the Company’s filings under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. The Company is under no obligation to publicly update or revise forward-looking statements.
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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSULTING HUMAN RESOURCES
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