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Manhattan Associates Reports Record First Quarter 2019 Performance

24-Apr-2019
Manhattan Associates Reports Record First Quarter 2019 Performance
Leading Supply Chain and Omnichannel Commerce Solutions provider Manhattan Associates Inc. (NASDAQ: MANH) reported record total revenue of $148.4 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2019, applying the new revenue recognition standard retrospectively. GAAP diluted earnings per share for Q1 2019 was $0.32 compared to $0.33 in Q1 2018. Non-GAAP adjusted diluted earnings per share for Q1 2019 was $0.41 compared to $0.37 in Q1 2018.

“We’re very pleased with our start to 2019, delivering record Q1 total revenue and solid earnings per share growth on strong software and global services revenue. Market leading investments in our suite of Manhattan Active™ omnichannel, inventory and supply chain solutions are fueling demand and revenue growth,” said Eddie Capel, Manhattan Associates President and CEO. “Omnichannel, inventory management and supply chain evolution in our target markets have created an acute need for Manhattan’s software, enabling our clients to accelerate growth and Push Possible®. We remain committed to investing in innovation and are bullish on our growth opportunity in 2019 and beyond,” added Mr. Capel.

FIRST QUARTER 2019 FINANCIAL SUMMARY:
  • Consolidated total revenue was $148.4 million in Q1 2019, compared to $130.6 million in Q1 2018. License revenue was $12.4 million in Q1 2019, compared to $7.6 million in Q1 2018. Cloud subscription revenue was $7.9 million in Q1 2019, compared to $4.5 million in Q1 2018. Service revenue was $88.6 million in in Q1 2019, compared to $78.8 million in Q1 2018.
  • GAAP diluted earnings per share was $0.32 in Q1 2019 compared to $0.33 in Q1 2018.
  • Adjusted diluted earnings per share, a non-GAAP measure, was $0.41 in Q1 2019, compared to $0.37 in Q1 2018.
  • GAAP operating income was $28.3 million in Q1 2019, compared to $27.8 million in Q1 2018.
  • Adjusted operating income, a non-GAAP measure, was $35.6 million in Q1 2019, compared to $32.3 million in Q1 2018.
  • Cash flow from operations was $35.2 million in Q1 2019, compared to $51.3 million in Q1 2018. Days Sales Outstanding was 65 days at March 31, 2019, compared to 64 days at December 31, 2018.
  • Cash and investments totaled $104.9 million at March 31, 2019, compared to $100.6 million at December 31, 2018.
  • During the three months ended March 31, 2019, the Company repurchased 463,680 shares of Manhattan Associates common stock under the share repurchase program authorized by our Board of Directors for a total investment of $24.9 million. In April 2019, our Board authorized the Company to repurchase up to an aggregate of $50 million of the Company’s common stock. 


2019 GUIDANCE
Manhattan Associates provides the following updated revenue, operating margin and diluted earnings per share guidance for the full year 2019: view here

Manhattan Associates currently intends to publish in each quarterly earnings release certain expectations with respect to future financial performance. Those statements, including the guidance provided above, are forward looking. Actual results may differ materially. Those statements, including the guidance provided above, do not reflect the potential impact of mergers, acquisitions or other business combinations that may be completed after the date of the release.

Manhattan Associates will make its earnings release and published expectations available on its website (www.manh.com). Following publication of this earnings release, any expectations with respect to future financial performance contained in this release, including the guidance above, should be considered historical only, and Manhattan Associates disclaims any obligation to update them.



FULL REPORT



Contact:
Dennis Story
Chief Financial Officer, Manhattan Associates, Inc.
Tel.: 770-955-7070, Email: dstory@manh.com


Rick Fernandez
Senior Manager, Corporate Communications, Manhattan Associates, Inc.
Tel.:678-597-6988, Email: rfernandez@manh.com


This press release contains “forward-looking statements” relating to Manhattan Associates, Inc. Forward-looking statements in this press release include, without limitation, the information set forth under “2019 Guidance,” statements we make about market adoption of our cloud-based solution and other statements identified by words such as “may,” “expect,” “forecast,” “anticipate,” “intend,” “plan,” “believe,” “could,” “seek,” “project,” “estimate,” and similar expressions. Prospective investors are cautioned that any such forward-looking statements are not guarantees of future performance and involve risks and uncertainties, and that actual results may differ materially from those contemplated by such forward-looking statements. Among the important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by such forward-looking statements are: uncertainty about the global economy, risks related from transitioning our business from a traditional perpetual license software company (generally hosted by our customers on their own premises and equipment) to a subscription-based software-as-a service/cloud-based model, disruption in the retail sector, the possible effect of new U.S. tariffs on imports from other countries (and possible responsive tariffs on U.S. exports by other countries) on international commerce, delays in product development, competitive pressures, software errors, information security breaches and the risk factors set forth in Item 1A of the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2018 and in Item 1A of Part II in subsequent Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q. Manhattan Associates undertakes no obligation to update or revise forward-looking statements to reflect changed assumptions, the occurrence of unanticipated events or changes in future operating results.