Competitive Technologies Announces Financial Results for Quarter Ended March 31, 2013

FAIRFIELD, Conn., June 19, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Competitive Technologies, Inc. (OTCQX:CTTC) announced today its financial results for the first quarter 2013. Revenues for the quarter were $0.06 million and expenses were $0.8 million producing a net loss for the quarter of $0.8 million.

About Competitive Technologies, Inc.

Competitive Technologies is a global leader in developing and commercializing innovative products and technologies. CTTC is multifaceted, providing distribution, patent and technology transfer, sales and licensing services.

CTTC is the licensed distributor of the non-invasive Calmare® pain therapy medical device, which incorporates the biophysical Scrambler Therapy® system developed in Italy by CTTC's client, Professor Giuseppe Marineo to treat neuropathic pain, including cancer pain. (The official Scrambler Therapy® scientific and clinical information website is at For more information on the device, visit Visit CTTC's website:

Statements made about our future expectations are forward-looking statements and subject to risks and uncertainties as described in our most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2012, filed with the SEC on May 31, 2013, and other filings with the SEC, and are subject to change at any time. Our actual results could differ materially from these forward-looking statements. We undertake no obligation to update publicly any forward-looking statement.

(dollars in thousands, except per share amounts)
Three months ended Three months ended
March 31, 2013 March 31, 2012
Product sales $ -- $330
Cost of product sales 19 151
Gross profit from product sales $ (19) $179
Other revenue $62 $29
Total expenses 825 1,003
Net income (loss) $ (782) $ (795)
Net income (loss) per share Basic $ (0.05) $ (0.05)
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding, basic (000) 15,589 14,752
Net income (loss) per share Diluted $ (0.05) $ (0.05)
Weighted average number of common shares outstanding, Diluted (000) 15,589 14,752
(dollars in thousands)
At March 31, 2013 At December 31, 2012
Current Assets $4,572 $4,730
Total Assets $4,603 $4,771
Total liabilities $9,253 $8,800
Shareholders' interest (deficit) $ (4,649) $ (4,029)

CONTACT: Jean Wilczynski IR Services, LLC 860.434.2465 info@corpirservices.comSource:Competitive Technologies, Inc.