RiT Technologies Reports Third Quarter and Nine Months 2015 Results

-Q3 2015 Revenue Increased 115% Year-Over-Year to $4.3 Million

-Q3 2015 Gross Margin Increased to 46% Compared to 42% in Q3 2014

TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 24, 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 third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2015.

Financial Highlights for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2015

  • Revenue for Q3 2015 increased 115% to $4.3 million, compared to $2.0 million in Q3 2014
  • Revenue for the first nine months of 2015 increased 115% to $12.3 million, compared to $5.7 million in the same period of 2014
  • Gross margin for Q3 2015 improved to 46%, compared to 42% in Q3 2014
  • Gross margin for the first nine months of 2015 improved to 46%, compared to 38% in the same period of 2014
  • Net Profit for Q3 2015 was $0.04 million, or $0.00 per (basic and diluted) share, compared to a net loss of $(1.8) million or $(0.14) per (basic and diluted) share in Q3 2014
  • The Net Profit for the third quarter, $0.04 million, was comprised of:
    • Net Profit of $0.42 million for RiT (not including RiT Wireless)
    • RiT Technologies share in its subsidiary RiT Wireless's net loss $(0.37) million.
  • Net profit for the first nine months of 2015 was $0.2 million, or $0.01 per (basic and diluted) share, compared to a net loss of $(6.2) million, or $(0.49) loss per (basic and diluted) share recorded in the first nine months of 2014
  • Cash and cash equivalents as of September 30, 2015 was $1.8 million
  • Shareholders' equity as of September 30, 2015, increased to $6.5 million, compared to $3.9 million on December 31, 2014

"We are pleased to report that our strong third quarter results are the product of continued growth in revenues and net profit as compared to the same period last year. During the third quarter, we established our subsidiary, RiT Wireless, for which we raised $5 million specifically to support its growth objectives," commented Yossi Ben Harosh, President and CEO of RiT Technologies Ltd.

Mr. Ben Harosh continued, "We are breaking out our net profit for RiT at 10% on a stand alone basis, and continue to invest in RiT Wireless's disruptive technology as we aim to accelerate the launch of Beamcaster 2.0. We continue to experience strong momentum in the CIS segment of our business, and we anticipate an increase in sales in India and China, thanks in large part to the recent signing of a strategic alliance with Yoga Automation in India."

"We also see increasing backlog of Connectivity and Software solutions that will enable us to achieve our Q4 targets and provides us with a good foundation for fiscal 2016. We are investing further in the development of our Converged Infrastructure Management System (CM 3.0) as RiT's market-leading SW solution and services offering for the IT Infrastructure management segment of our business. The CM 3.0 Software offering will enable us to provide a horizontal solution for IT network management, in turn providing a higher level of functionality, integration and efficiency for our customers," Mr. Ben Harosh concluded.

About RiT Technologies

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

RiT's connectivity solutions includes IIM - Intelligent Infrastructure Management, high performance end-to-end structured cabling solutions.

RiT Technologies' subsidiary RiT Wireless Ltd. produces a range of optical wireless solutions under the Beamcaster brand, which provide high speed, highly secure data communications across indoor open spaces.

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 Nine
  Months Ended Months Ended
  September 30 September 30
  2015 2014 2015 2014
Sales 4,322 2,006 12,258 5,696
Cost of sales 2,314 1,169 6,621 3,524
Gross profit 2,008 837 5,637 2,172
Operating expenses
Research and development, net 458 671 1,283 2,144
Sales and marketing, net 751 844 2,234 3,007
General and administrative 916 1,070 2,061 3,203
Total operating expenses 2,125 2,585 5,578 8,354
Operating margin / (loss) (117) (1,748) 59 (6,182)
Financing expenses, net (24) (2) (68) (51)
Other income (expenses), net        
Loss before income tax expense (141) (1,751) (9) (6,234)
Taxes on income -- -- -- --
Net Profit / (Loss) (141) (1,751) (9) (6,234)
Net profit / (loss) attributable to non-controlling interest (185)   (185)  
Net Profit / (Loss) attributable to RiT Technologies 44 (1,751) 176 (6,234)
Net Profit (Loss) Per Share -Basic and diluted 0.003 (0.14) 0.01 (0.49)
Weighted average number of ordinary shares Outstanding- basic and diluted 15,541,306 12,793,415 15,541,306 12,773,394
(U.S dollars in thousands, except per share data)
Three Months Ended September 30, 2015
Adjustments Consolidated
Sales 4,517 50 (245) 4,322
Cost of sales 2,288 26 2,314
Gross profit 2,229 24 2,008
Operating expenses
Research and development, net 327 146 (15) 458
Sales and marketing, net 643 127 (19) 751
General and administrative 817 310 (211) 916
Total operating expenses 1,787 583   2,125
Operating margin / (loss) 442 (559)   (117)
Financing expenses, net 24 --   24
Other income (expenses), net -- --   --
Profit before income tax expense 418 (559)   (141)
Taxes on income -- -- -- --
Net Profit / (loss) 418 (559)   (141)
Equity loss 374 (559) (185)
Net profit / (loss) attributable to RiT Technologies 44 (559) 44
*This is RiT Technologies consolidated with RiT Inc. excluding RiT Wireless
(U.S dollars in thousands, except per share data)
September 30,
2015 US$
December 31,
2014 US$
Current Assets:
Cash and cash equivalents 1,769 1,604
Trade receivables, net 7,118 1,680
Other current assets 394 335
Inventories 3,194 3,617
Total Current Assets 12,475 7,236
Assets held for severance benefits 706 967
In Process R&D (IPR&D) 237 --
Property and equipment, net 494 471
Total non-Current Assets 1,437 1,438
Total Assets 13,912 8,674
Liabilities and Shareholders' Equity
Current Liabilities:
Trade payables 1,504 967
Other payables and accrued liabilities 2,127 1,554
Total Current Liabilities 3,631 2,521
Principal shareholder convertible loan 3,000 1,000
Liability in respect of employees' severance benefits 830 1,224
Total of non-Current Liabilities 3,830 2,224
Total Liabilities 7,461 4,745
Shareholders' Equity:
Share capital 3,384 3,384
Treasury stock (27) (27)
Additional paid-in capital 73,471 72,239
Non-controlling interest 1,115 --
Accumulated deficit (71,492) (71,667)
Total Shareholders' Equity 6,451 3,929
Total Liabilities and Shareholders' Equity 13,912 8,674

CONTACT: INVESTOR CONTACTS: Amit Mantsur CFO M: +972. 55.882.3734 amitm@rittech.com www.rittech.com Jeffrey Goldberger KCSA Strategic Communications O: 212.896.1249 jgoldberger@kcsa.comSource:RiT Technologies