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magicJack Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

August 9, 2016

  • Total net revenues of $25.3 million, access rights renewal revenues were $14.8 million
  • GAAP operating income of $4.2 million, Adjusted EBITDA of $7.1 million
  • GAAP diluted EPS of $0.18, non-GAAP diluted EPS of $0.27
  • Generated $1.3 million in free cash flow
  • Cash and cash equivalents of $46.7 million and no debt as of June 30, 2016

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. and NETANYA, Israel, Aug. 09, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- magicJack VocalTec Ltd. (Nasdaq:CALL), a leading VoIP cloud-based communications and UCaaS company, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016.

"We are pleased with our second quarter results," said Gerald Vento, President and CEO of magicJack VocalTec. "During the quarter, we continued to generate strong cash flow in our consumer business and experienced the lowest churn in our company's history.  We also made great progress with our growth initiatives, including the integration of Broadsmart, the launch of magicJack for Business targeting SMBs and the release of our magicJack Connect mobile app."

Second Quarter 2016 Financial Highlights:

  • Net revenues: Total net revenues for the second quarter of 2016 were $25.3 million. Net revenues from the sales of magicJack devices were $3.2 million and access rights renewal revenues were $14.8 million, and accounted for 59% of total net revenues. Prepaid minute revenues were $1.5 million and access and wholesale charges were $1.3 million during the quarter. Broadsmart Global, Inc. contributed $3.0 million in revenues to the second quarter of 2016. Other revenue items contributed the remaining $1.5 million of total net revenues during the second quarter of 2016.
  • Operating income: GAAP operating income for the second quarter of 2016 was $4.2 million.  
  • Adjusted EBITDA: Adjusted EBITDA for the second quarter of 2016 was $7.1 million.
  • Net income: GAAP net income attributable to common shareholders for the second quarter of 2016 was $2.8 million or $0.18 GAAP diluted net income per share based on 15.9 million weighted-average diluted ordinary shares outstanding.
  • Non-GAAP net income: Non-GAAP net income attributable to common shareholders for the second quarter of 2016 was $4.3 million or $0.27 non-GAAP net income per share based on 15.9 million weighted-average diluted ordinary shares outstanding.
  • Cash and free cash flow: As of June 30, 2016, magicJack VocalTec had cash and cash equivalents of $46.7 million and no debt. During the second quarter of 2016, the company generated $1.3 million in free cash flow.

A reconciliation of GAAP to non-GAAP measures, as well as the calculation of free cash flow has been provided in the tables included below in this press release. An explanation of these measures is also included below under the heading "Non-GAAP Measures."

Additional Second Quarter 2016 and Recent Highlights:

  • As of June 30, 2016, magicJack had an estimated 2.27 million active MJ subscribers, which are defined as device users that are under an active subscription contract.
  • magicJack activated 104,000 subscribers during the second quarter of 2016. Activations are defined as devices that become activated on to a subscription contract during a given period.
  • During the quarter ended June 30, 2016, magicJack's average monthly churn was 2.5%.

Quarterly Conference Call:

In conjunction with this announcement, magicJack VocalTec will host a conference call on Tuesday, August 9, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. EDT to review the company's financial results for the second quarter 2016. To access this call, dial 1-888-278-8469 (United States), or 1-913-312-1277 (international), with conference ID #9447773. A live webcast of the conference call will be accessible from the investor relations page of magicJack VocalTec's website at and a recording will be archived and accessible at A recording of this conference call will also be available through August 23, 2016, by dialing 1-877-870-5176 (United States), or 1-858-384-5517 (international). The recording access code is #9447773.

About magicJack VocalTec Ltd.

magicJack VocalTec Ltd. (Nasdaq:CALL), the inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in Voice over IP (VoIP) technology and services, is a leading cloud communications company. With its easy-to-use, low cost solution for telecommunications, the Company has sold more than 11 million award-winning magicJack devices, which is now in its fifth generation, has millions of downloads of its free calling apps, and holds more than 30 technology patents. magicJack is the largest-reaching CLEC (Competitive Local Exchange Carrier) in the United States in terms of area codes available and number of states in which it is certified.

In March 2016, magicJack VocalTec Ltd. acquired Broadsmart, a leading hosted UCaaS (Unified Communication as a Service) provider for medium-to-large multi-location enterprise customers. Broadsmart has a track record of designing, provisioning and delivering complex UCaaS solutions to blue chip corporate customers on a nationwide basis. Broadsmart has expertise in servicing enterprises with hundreds-to-thousands of locations.

Non-GAAP Measures

The GAAP measures shown in this release exclude various items detailed further below.

  • magicJack defines adjusted net revenues as net revenues minus the impact of certain tax matters.
  • magicJack defines adjusted EBITDA as GAAP operating income excluding: depreciation and amortization, share-based compensation, transaction related expenses, severance payments, transition costs related to introduction of a new device, the net change to provision for bad debt expense, a legal settlement and certain tax matters.
  • magicJack defines non-GAAP net income as GAAP net income attributable to common shareholders excluding: share-based compensation, transaction related expenses, severance payments, provision for device returns, transition costs related to introduction of a new device, the net change to provision for bad debt expense, a legal settlement, decrease in tax valuation allowance, foreign currency revaluations on tax assets, net uncertain tax positions, tax impact due to expiration of stock options and impact of income tax rate reduction in Israel.
  • magicJack defines free cash flow as net cash provided by operating activities minus capital expenditures.

Reconciliations of these non-GAAP measures to the most directly comparable GAAP measures are included with the financial information included in this press release. These measures are not in accordance with, or an alternative for, GAAP and may be different from non-GAAP measures used by other companies. Management believes that the presentation of non-GAAP results, when shown in conjunction with corresponding GAAP measures, provides useful information to management and investors regarding financial and business trends related to the company's results of operations. Further, management believes that these non-GAAP measures improve management's and investors' ability to compare the company's financial performance with other companies in the technology industry. Because these items vary significantly between companies, it is useful to compare results excluding these amounts as identified below.

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve substantial risks and uncertainties. All statements, other than statements of historical facts, contained in this press release, including statements about strategy, future operations, new product introductions and customer acceptance, future financial position, prospects, plans and objectives of management, are forward-looking statements. Many factors could cause our actual results, performance or achievements to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These factors include, among other things: changes to our business resulting from increased competition; our ability to develop, introduce and market innovative products, services and applications; our ability to expand our network of retail partners and to increase sales of magicJack devices; our ability to successfully monetize our products, services and applications and market them globally; delays in development we may experience with respect to magicJack devices, our mobile apps, our first SMB product and Broadsmart's products; our customer turnover rate and our customer acceptance rate; the risk that Broadsmart's assets will not be integrated successfully or that such integration may be more difficult, time consuming or costly than expected; the risk that expected increased revenues and EBITDA and expected synergies from the Broadsmart acquisition may not be fully realized or may take longer to realize than expected; the risk that magicJack will experience any difficulty maintaining relationships with Broadsmart's customers, employees or suppliers; our ability to expand our network of small, medium-sized and large businesses; changes in general economic, business, political and regulatory conditions; availability and costs associated with operating our network and business and our ability to control costs; potential liability resulting from pending or future litigation, or from changes in the laws, regulations or policies; the degree of legal protection afforded to our products; changes in the composition or restructuring of us or our subsidiaries and the successful completion of acquisitions, divestitures and joint venture activities; and the various other factors discussed in the "Risk Factors" section of our Annual Report on Form 10-K, our Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q and other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Such factors, among others, could have a material adverse effect upon our business, results of operations and financial condition. We do not assume any obligation to update any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.

magicJack® is a registered trademark of magicJack VocalTec Ltd. All other product or company names mentioned are the property of their respective owners.

Second quarter and six months 2016 financial tables follow:

(In thousands except per share data)           
(Unaudited)   Quarter Quarter Six Months Six Months 
    Ended Ended Ended Ended 
    30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 
Net revenues   $25,301  $25,410  $49,000  $50,922  
Cost of revenues    9,838   8,669   18,047   18,136  
Gross profit     15,463   16,741   30,953   32,786  
Operating expenses:           
Marketing    1,758   1,833   2,979   4,583  
General and administrative    8,252   7,311   17,187   15,011  
Research and development    1,247   1,168   2,347   2,330  
Total operating expenses    11,257   10,312   22,513   21,924  
Operating income    4,206   6,429   8,440   10,862  
Other income (expense):           
Interest and dividend income    9   6   16   17  
Interest expense    -    (23)  -   (57) 
Other expense    2   (6)  (5)  (6) 
Total other income (expense)    11   (23)  11   (46) 
Income before income taxes    4,217   6,406   8,451   10,816  
Income tax expense (benefit)    1,702   (546)  5,202   2,556  
Net income    2,515   6,952   3,249   8,260  
Net loss attributable to noncontrolling interest    304   -   304   -  
Net income attributable to common shareholders   $2,819  $6,952  $3,553   $8,260  
Earnings per ordinary share:           
  Basic $0.18  $0.39  $0.23  $0.46  
  Diluted $0.18  $0.39  $0.22  $0.46  
Weighted average ordinary shares outstanding:           
  Basic  15,853   17,694   15,750   17,781  
  Diluted  15,872   17,721   15,913   17,816  


(In thousands)    
  As of As of
ASSETS 30-Jun-16 31-Dec-15
Current Assets    
Cash and cash equivalents $46,681  $78,589 
Marketable securities, at fair value  447   367 
Accounts receivable, net of allowance for doubtful accounts and billing adjustments  2,627   2,925 
Inventories  4,430   5,723 
Deferred costs  1,822   2,097 
Prepaid income taxes  852   2,747 
Deposits and other current assets  2,752   2,655 
Total current assets  59,611   95,103 
Property and equipment, net  3,773   3,302 
Intangible assets, net  31,419   6,687 
Goodwill   47,485   32,304 
Deferred tax assets, non-current  29,829   30,689 
Deposits and other non-current assets  887   751 
Total Assets $173,004  $168,836 
Current Liabilities    
Accounts payable $1,549  $1,086 
Accrued expenses and other current liabilities  6,369   6,284 
Deferred revenue, current portion  50,389   52,554 
Total current liabilities  58,307   59,924 
Deferred revenue, net of current portion  47,484   50,146 
Other non-current liabilities  12,369   11,098 
Total Capital Equity   54,844   47,668 
Total Liabilities and Capital Equity $173,004  $168,836 


(In thousands)    
(Unaudited) Six Months Six Months
  Ended Ended
  30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15
Cash flows from operating activities:    
Net income $3,249  $8,260 
Provision for doubtful accounts and billing adjustments  152   71 
Share-based compensation  2,250   2,700 
Depreciation and amortization  2,182   2,024 
Increase (decrease) of uncertain tax position  1,187   (294)
Deferred income tax provision  935   2,999 
Interest expense - non-cash  -   57 
Changes in operating assets and liabilities  (1,606)  (2,142)
Net cash provided by operating activities  8,349   13,675 
Cash flows from investing activities:    
Purchases of investments  (80)  - 
Purchases of property and equipment  (159 )  (548)
Acquisition of Broadsmart  (40,019)   - 
Net cash used in investing activities  (40,258)  (548)
Cash flows from financing activities:    
Purchase of treasury stock  -   (5,151)
Payment of other current liabilities  -   (1,500)
Repurchase of shares to settle withholding liability  -   (94)
Proceeds from exercise of ordinary share options  1    - 
Net cash provided by financing activities  1   (6,745)
Net (decrease) increase in cash and cash equivalents  (31,908)  6,382 
Cash and cash equivalents, beginning of period  78,589   75,945 
Cash and cash equivalents, end of period $46,681  $82,327 


(In thousands)         
(Unaudited) Quarter Quarter Six Months Six Months 
  Ended Ended Ended Ended 
   30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 
Net revenues $25,301  $25,410  $49,000  $50,922  
Certain tax matters  -   -   57   -  
Non-GAAP net revenues $25,301  $25,410  $49,057  $50,922  
(In thousands)         
(Unaudited) Quarter Quarter Six Months Six Months 
  Ended Ended Ended Ended 
  30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 
GAAP Operating income $4,206  $6,429  $8,440  $10,862  
Depreciation and amortization   1,390   1,008   2,182   2,024  
Share-based compensation  1,248   1,417   2,250   2,700  
Transaction related expenses  62   33   861   584  
Severance payments  63   1,183   611   1,183  
Transition costs related to introduction of new device  -   -   -   5  
Net change to provision for bad debt expense  163   44   155   76  
Legal settlement  -   -   -   675  
Certain tax matters  -   -   57   -  
Adjusted EBITDA $7,132  $10,062  $14,556  $18,057  
(In thousands)          
(Unaudited) Quarter Quarter Six Months Six Months 
  Ended Ended Ended Ended 
  30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 
GAAP Net income attributable to common shareholders $2,819  $6,952  $3,553  $8,260  
Share-based compensation  1,248    1,417   2,250   2,700  
Transaction related expenses  62   33   861   584  
Severance payments  63   1,183   611   1,183  
Provision for device returns  -   (52)  -   (52) 
Transition costs related to introduction of new device  -   -   -   5  
Net change to provision for bad debt expense   163   44   155   76  
Legal settlement  -   -   -   675  
Decrease in tax valuation allowance  -   722   -   527  
Foreign currency revaluations on tax assets   (93)  (3,149)  (93)  (1,302) 
Uncertain tax positions, net  37   (400)  705   (295) 
Tax impact due to expiration of stock options  49   -    199   -  
Impact of income tax rate reduction in Israel  -   -   1,411   -  
Non-GAAP Net income $4,348  $6,750  $9,652  $12,361  
GAAP earnings (loss) per ordinary share - Diluted $0.18  $0.39  $0.22  $0.46  
Share-based compensation  0.08   0.08    0.14   0.15  
Transaction related expenses   0.00   0.00   0.05   0.03  
Severance payments  0.00   0.07   0.04   0.07  
Provision for device returns  -   (0.00)  -   (0.00) 
Transition costs related to introduction of new device  -   -   -   0.00  
Net change to provision for bad debt expense  0.01   0.00   0.01   0.00  
Legal settlement  -   -   -   0.04  
Release of tax valuation allowance  -   0.04   -   0.03  
Foreign currency revaluations on tax assets  (0.01)  (0.18)  (0.01)  (0.07) 
Uncertain tax positions, net  0.00   (0.02)  0.04   (0.02) 
Tax impact due to expiration of stock options   0.00   -   0.01   -  
Impact of income tax rate reduction in Israel  -   -   0.09   -  
Non-GAAP Net income per share - Diluted $0.27  $0.38  $0.61   $0.69  
Weighted average ordinary shares outstanding - Diluted:  15,872   17,721   15,913   17,816  
(In thousands)         
(Unaudited) Quarter Quarter Six Months Six Months 
  Ended Ended Ended Ended 
  30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 30-Jun-16 30-Jun-15 
Net cash provided by operating activities $1,415  $6,142  $8,349  $13,675  
Less: Capital expenditures  (154)  (5)  (159)  (548) 
Free cash flow $1,261  $6,137  $8,190  $13,127  




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