SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD) today reported revenues for the second quarter of 2013 of $96.0 million, representing growth of 19% from $81.0 million for the second quarter of 2012. Net loss in the second quarter of 2013 was $6.6 million, or $(0.10) per share, which compares to net income of $1.1 million, or $0.02 per share, in the second quarter of 2012.
Excluding employee stock-based compensation and amortization of purchased intangible assets, non-GAAP net income for the second quarter of 2013 was $1.2 million, or $0.02 per share. This compares to non-GAAP net income of $7.9 million, or $0.11 per share, in the second quarter of 2012.
As discussed in Cepheid's press release dated July 11, 2013, second quarter results reflect an unanticipated inventory reserve of approximately $3.0 million, which impacted earnings per share by approximately $0.04.
"With a record 435 systems placed in the second quarter, it is clear that the GeneXpert® system is gaining momentum in both commercial and HBDC markets as the molecular platform of choice," said John Bishop, Cepheid's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "With backorders of Xpert® test cartridges now behind us, and with new leadership and a new organizational structure in manufacturing operations, we are investing aggressively and driving across-the-board improvements to ensure that Cepheid is well prepared to effectively manage the growing demand for our rapidly expanding Xpert test menu."
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