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STAAR Surgical Generates Cash From Operations During Second Quarter
Date:8/3/2009

of operating profitability because it excludes non-operating expenses and noncash charges that can mask trends in core performance. STAAR's management uses EBITDA to track the company's progress toward profitability and measure its core performance. The Company believes this measure of performance might also be useful to investors for the same reasons. The table below presents EBITDA and reconciles it to net earnings (loss).

When reviewing financial information to assess the effectiveness of initiatives to enhance long-term performance by reducing expenses, management may eliminate the effect of significant non-recurring expenses in order to discern underlying trends. In the 2008 fiscal year, the Company's results were significantly affected by the following non-recurring expenses classified in the GAAP reconciliation table as "purchase A/C [accounting] charges": a $1.5 million purchase accounting charge related to inventory purchased in the acquisition of STAAR Japan, Inc. and a $3.8 million charge for the settlement of a pre-existing distribution arrangement in connection with the STAAR Japan, Inc. acquisition. Because the effect of purchase accounting charges can overwhelm the effect of meaningful trends in the Company's business performance, management evaluates its performance excluding these non-recurring items. The Company believes that this non-GAAP measure is also helpful to investors in discerning underlying trends. The table below shows the effects of the excluded non-recurring items.

The Company conducts a significant part of its activities outside the U.S. It receives sales revenue and pays expenses principally in U.S. dollars, Swiss francs, Japanese yen and Euros. The exchange rates between dollars and non-U.S. currencies can fluctuate greatly and can have a significant effect on our results when reported in U.S. dollars. When preparing its financial statements in conformance with GAAP, the Company tran
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