RiT Technologies Reports Second Quarter and Six Month 2015 Results

-Q2 2015 Revenue Increased 172% Year-Over-Year to $4.5 Million

-Q2 2015 Gross Margin Increased to 47% Compared to 31% in Q2 2014

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RiT Technologies (NASDAQ:RITT), a leading provider of Converged Infrastructure Management Solutions that enable companies to maximize utilization and security of their network infrastructure announced today its results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2015.

Financial Highlights for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2015

  • Revenue for Q2 2015 increased 172% to $4.5 million, compared to $1.7 million in Q2 2014
  • Gross margin for Q2 2015 improved to 47%, compared to 31% in Q2 2014
  • Net Income for Q2 2015 was $0.1 million, or $0.01 per (basic and diluted) share, compared to a net loss of $(2.6) million or $(0.20) per (basic and diluted) share in Q2 2014
  • Cash and cash equivalents as of June 30, 2015 was $1.2 million
  • Shareholders' equity as of June 30, 2015, increased to $5.2 million, compared to $3.9 million on December 31, 2014

Financial Highlight for the Six Month Period Ended June 30, 2015

  • Revenue for the first six months of 2015 increased 115% to $7.9 million, compared to $3.7 million in the same period of 2014
  • Gross margin for the first six months of 2015 improved to 46%, compared to 36% in the same period of 2014
  • Net profit for the first six months of 2015 was $0.1 million, or $0.01 per (basic and diluted) share, compared to a net loss of $(4.5) million, or $(0.35) loss per (basic and diluted) share recorded in the first six months of 2014

"Throughout the first half of 2015, RiT continued to capitalize on the combined strength of our improved operational platform and product/service offering, which resulted in favorable revenue growth and increased profitability," noted Yossi Ben-Harosh President and Chief Executive Officer of RiT Technologies. "With a robust and growing pipeline of opportunities, supported by a focused business strategy and commitment to superior execution, I am confident RiT is positioned to deliver increasingly strong results during the second half of 2015 and beyond."

"In addition to my joining in July, RiT has added proven, seasoned professionals to the sales and senior management teams to further strengthen the Company's position in the market. I am encouraged by what I've seen to date and look forward to the increasing contribution of these key individuals," concluded Mr. Ben-Harosh.

To more effectively define its service offering, RiT launched a new subsidiary RiT Wireless - focusing on global market penetration of RiT's advanced Indoor Wireless Optical Networks technology, Beamcaster 2.0.

And in addition two distinct lines of business as part of its strategy to focus on new opportunities with specific technologies and deployment models that address unique challenges and application needs:

  • RiT Connectivity – a line of business that includes RiT's flagship products of SCS (smart cabling systems) and IIM (intelligent infrastructure management); with a commitment to maintaining its market leadership as the premium IIM solution in the market.
  • RiT Software – a line of business promoting RiT's growth engine software product Converged Infrastructure Management System, CM 3.0, a platform that provides a unified way to manage converged systems and services to improve network utilization, streamline infrastructure operations, reduce costs and enhance data security.

About RiT Technologies

RiT Technologies (NASDAQ:RITT) is a leading provider of converged IT infrastructure management and connectivity solutions that improve network utilization, streamline infrastructure operations and enhance data security reduce network operation cost and optimize future investments.

RiT offers a platform that provides a unified way to manage converged systems and services to improve network utilization, streamline infrastructure operations, reduce cost and enhance data security. RiT's platform includes connectivity solutions such as IIM, (Intelligent Infrastructure Management), converged infrastructure management software, and indoor optical wireless technology.

Deployed around the world in data centers, large corporations, government agencies, financial institutions, telecommunications, airport authorities, healthcare organizations and educational facilities. RiT's shares are traded on the NASDAQ Capital Market under the symbol RITT.

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(U.S dollars in thousands, except per share data)
Three Six
Months Ended Months Ended
June 30 June 30
2015 2014 2015 2014
Sales 4,549 1,674 7,936 3,690
Cost of sales 2,428 1,151 4,307 2,355
Gross profit 2,121 523 3,629 1,335
Operating expenses
Research and development, net 450 786 825 1,473
Sales and marketing, net 740 1,007 1,483 2,163
General and administrative 789 1,298 1,145 2,133
Total operating expenses 1,979 3,091 3,453 5,769
Operating margin / (loss) 142 (2,568) 176 (4,434)
Financing loss, net (28) (23) (44) (49)
Other income (expenses), net
Loss before income tax expense 114 (2,591) 132 (4,483)
Taxes on income
Net Profit / (Loss) 114 (2,591) 132 (4,483)
Net Profit (Loss) Per Share -Basic and diluted 0.01 (0.20) 0.01 (0.35)
Weighted average number of ordinary shares Outstanding- basic and diluted 15,541,306 12,763,218 15,541,306 12,763,218
(U.S dollars in thousands, except per share data)
June 30,
2015 US$
December 31,
2014 US$
Current Assets:
Cash and cash equivalents 1,232 1,604
Trade receivables, net 5,951 1,680
Other current assets 431 335
Inventories 3,495 3,617
Total Current Assets 11,109 7,236
Assets held for severance benefits 893 967
Capitalized software development costs, net 193 0
Property and equipment, net 445 471
Total non-Current Assets 1,531 1,438
Total Assets 12,640 8,674
Liabilities and Shareholders' Equity
Current Liabilities:
Trade payables 1,755 967
Other payables and accrued liabilities 1,515 1,554
Total Current Liabilities 3,270 2,521
Principal shareholder convertible loan 3,000 1,000
Liability in respect of employees' severance benefits 1,168 1,224
Total of non-Current Liabilities 4,168 2,224
Total Liabilities 7,438 4,745
Shareholders' Equity:
Share capital 3,384 3,384
Treasury stock (27) (27)
Additional paid-in capital 73,380 72,239
Accumulated deficit (71,535) (71,667)
Total Shareholders' Equity 5,202 3,929
Total Liabilities and Shareholders' Equity 12,640 8,674

CONTACT: Amit Mantsur CFO M: +972. 55.882.3734 amitm@rittech.com www.rittech.comSource:RiT Technologies