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Earnings Highlights and Summary

For the three months ended October 27, 2017, SeaChange's total revenues increased 17% to $23.43 million from $19.96 million in Q3 FY17. The Company's revenue numbers surpassed analysts' expectations of $19.51 million.

For the reported quarter, the Company's gross profit increased 57.6% to $16.36 million from $10.38 million in Q3 FY17. During Q3 FY18, SeaChange's gross margin increased 1,780 basis points to 69.8% of revenue from 52% of revenue in Q3 FY17. For the reported quarter, the Company's adjusted gross margin increased 1,750 basis points to 70.9% of revenue from 53.4% of revenue in Q3 FY17.

For the reported quarter, the Company's operating income was $920,000 compared to an operating loss of $8.44 million in Q3 FY17. For the reported quarter, the Company's adjusted operating income was $3.20 million compared to an adjusted operating loss of $4.32 million in Q3 FY17. During Q3 FY18, the Company's adjusted operating income per share was positive $0.09 compared to negative $0.13 in Q3 FY17, surpassing analysts' expectations of $0.0.

During Q3 FY18, the Company's earnings before tax (EBT) was positive $934,000 compared to negative $8.50 million in the same period of last year.

For the reported quarter, SeaChange's net loss was $220,000 compared to a net loss of $8.08 million in Q3 FY17. During Q3 FY18, the Company's diluted earnings per share (EPS) was positive $0.0 versus negative $0.23 in the comparable period of last year.

Segment Details

Product - During Q3 FY18, the Company's Product segment's revenue increased 196.5% to $11.12 million from $3.75 million in the corresponding period of last year. For the reported quarter, the segment's adjusted gross margin increased 3,790 basis points to 89.2% of revenue from 51.3% of revenue in Q3 FY17.

Service - During Q3 FY18, the Company's Service segment's revenue decreased 24.1% to $12.31 million from $16.22 million in the same period of last year. For the reported quarter, the segment's adjusted gross margin increased 50 basis points to 54.4% of revenue from 53.9% of revenue in Q3 FY17.

Balance Sheet

As on October 31, 2017, SeaChange's cash and cash equivalents decreased 4% $27.16 million compared to $28.30 million as on January 31, 2017.

For the reported quarter, the Company's net accounts and other receivable increased 9.4% to $28.44 million from $25.99 million in Q4 FY17. For the reported quarter, the Company's accounts payable and other current liabilities decreased 3.3% to $14.42 million from $14.91 million in Q4 FY17.

In the first nine months of 2017, the Company's net cash provided by operating activities was negative $908,000 compared to negative $26.88 million in the corresponding period of last year.

Outlook

For Q4 FY18, the Company expects revenue to be in the range of $20 million - $24 million, and operating income per share to be $0.5. The Company estimates adjusted operating income per share to be in the band of $0.02 - $0.10 for the fourth quarter of 2018.

For FY18, the Company expects revenue to be in the range of $77 million - $81 million, and adjusted operating income per share to be in the band of $0.04 - $0.12.

Stock Performance Snapshot

January 05, 2018 - At Friday's closing bell, SeaChange International's stock dropped 1.30%, ending the trading session at $3.79.

Volume traded for the day: 834.00 thousand shares, which was above the 3-month average volume of 273.83 thousand shares.

Stock performance in the last month – up 38.32%; previous three-month period – up 45.77%; last six-month period – up 43.02%; and past twelve-month period – up 57.92%

After last Friday's close, SeaChange International's market cap was at $135.19 million.

The stock is part of the Technology sector, categorized under the Application Software industry. This sector was up 1.0% at the end of the session.

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