Revenue in the first quarter was $226,000 compared with $313,000 in the fourth quarter and $92,000 in the same period last year.
Net loss in the first quarter was $5,393,000 or $0.12 per share, compared with a net loss of $5,447,000 or $0.26 per share, in the same period last year.
The company has scheduled its first quarter 2008 financial results conference call for Thursday, May 8, 2008 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific time. To listen to the call, please dial 303-205-0055 or 800-257-2182. A replay of the call will be made available on the company's website at http://www.mathstar.com.
About MathStar, Inc.
MathStar is a fabless semiconductor company offering best-in-class, high performance programmable logic solutions. MathStar's Field Programmable Object Array (FPOA) can process arithmetic and logic operations at clock rates at 1 gigahertz, which is up to four times faster than even the most advanced FPGA architectures in many applications. MathStar's Arrix family of FPOAs are high-performance programmable solutions that enable customers in the machine vision, high-performance video, medical imaging, security and surveillance and military markets to rapidly and cost effectively innovate and differentiate their products. FPOAs are available now and are supported by development tools, IP libraries, application notes and technical documentation. For more information, please visit http://www.mathstar.com.
Statements in this press release, other than historical information, may be "forward-looking" in nature within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and are subject to various risks, uncertainties and assumptions. These statements are based on management's current expectations, estimates and projections about MathStar and its industry and include, but are not limited to, those set forth in the section of MathStar's Annual Report on Form 10-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 14, 2008 under the heading "Risk Factors." MathStar undertakes no obligation to update any forward-looking statements in order to reflect events or circumstances that may arise after the date of this release.
MathStar, Inc. Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets (Unaudited) (in thousands, except per share data) December 31, March 31, 2007 2008 Assets Current assets Cash and cash equivalents $4,339 $3,021 Restricted cash 107 109 Investments in marketable securities - short term 22,200 20,568 Accounts receivable 271 106 Inventory 623 883 Prepaid expenses and other current assets 1,326 1,056 Total current assets 28,866 25,743 Property and equipment, net 557 533 Investments in marketable securities - long term 2,599 Other assets 435 380 Total assets $32,457 $26,656 Liabilities and Stockholders' Equity Current liabilities Accounts payable $930 $670 Deferred revenue 162 33 Accrued expenses 1,416 1,356 Total current liabilities 2,508 2,059 Other long term liabilities 453 453 Total liabilities 2,961 2,512 Stockholders' equity Preferred stock, $0.01 par value; 10,000 shares authorized; no shares issued and outstanding - - Common stock, $0.01 par value; 90,000 shares authorized; 45,907 and 45,907 shares issued and outstanding at December 31, 2007 and March 31, 2008, respectively 459 459 Additional paid-in capital 155,539 155,673 Accumulated deficit (126,502) (131,895) Accumulated other comprehensive loss - (93) Total stockholders' equity 29,496 24,144 Total liabilities and stockholders' equity $32,457 $26,656 MathStar, Inc. Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations (Unaudited) (in thousands, except per share data) Three Months Ended March 31, 2007 2008 Revenue $92 $226 Cost of sales 69 291 Gross profit (loss) 23 (65) Operating expenses: Research and development 3,125 3,552 Selling, general and administrative 2,462 2,093 5,587 5,645 Operating loss (5,564) (5,710) Interest income 119 280 Other income, net (2) 37 Net loss $(5,447) $(5,393) Basic and diluted loss per share $(0.26) $(0.12) Weighted average basic and diluted shares outstanding 20,897 45,907
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