FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 31, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Oplink Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:OPLK), a leading provider of optical communication components, intelligent modules and subsystems, today reported its financial results for its first quarter of fiscal year 2014, ended September 29, 2013.
Revenue for the quarter was $54.8 million, an increase of 11% over prior quarter revenue of $49.3 million and a 22% increase over first quarter fiscal 2013 revenue of $44.9 million. GAAP net income was $2.2 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, down from $4.5 million, or $0.23 per diluted share, in the prior quarter and $3.4 million, or $0.17 per diluted share, reported for the first quarter of fiscal 2013.
Non-GAAP net income for the first quarter was $4.0 million, or $0.21 per diluted share, compared to $4.7 million, or $0.24 per diluted share, reported in the prior quarter, and $5.0 million, or $0.26 per diluted share, reported for the first quarter of fiscal 2013. A reconciliation of the non-GAAP financial measures to their GAAP equivalents is included in the financial tables accompanying this press release.
"The September quarter was a solid start to the 2014 fiscal year," said Joe Liu, Chairman and CEO of Oplink. "Looking ahead, we see long-term growth in both the telecom and datacom markets, driven by ever-increasing demand for bandwidth. We believe that we are well positioned to benefit from this growth with our broad portfolio of advanced technologies and long-established manufacturing capabilities. We are also making good progress in our new cloud-based home security service business, which we believe will prove to be an additional growth driver in the future."
Business Outlook for the Quarter Ending December 29, 2013
For the quarter ending December 29, 2013, the Company expects to report revenue of $47 to $51 million and GAAP net income of $0.00 to $0.06 per diluted share. On a non-GAAP basis, excluding stock-based compensation, amortization of intangible assets and any other non-cash or non-recurring charges, the Company expects earnings per diluted share of $0.06 to $0.12. GAAP and non-GAAP net income per diluted share for the quarter ending December 29, 2013 assume an effective tax rate of 20%.
Conference Call Information
Oplink will host a corresponding conference call and live webcast at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time on October 31, 2013. The conference call can be accessed by dialing 1-877-941-8631, or 1-480-629-9867 (outside the U.S. and Canada). A live webcast will be available on the Investors section of Oplink's corporate website at www.oplink.com and via replay beginning approximately two hours after the completion of the call until Oplink's announcement of its financial results for the next quarter. An audio replay of the call will also be available to investors beginning at approximately 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time on October 31, 2013 until 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time on November 7, 2013, by dialing 1-800-406-7325 or 1-303-590-3030 (outside the U.S. and Canada) and entering pass code 4647028#.