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  • Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results
    GlobeNewswire

    Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2021 Financial Results

    NEWTOWN, Pa., May 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSDT) (TSX:HSM) (“Helius” or the “Company”), a neurotech company focused on neurological wellness, today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2021. First Quarter Business Updates Its wholly owned subsidiary, Helius Medical, Inc., received marketing authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) for the Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS™) device. The PoNS device is indicated for use as a short term treatment of gait deficit due to mild-to-moderate symptoms from multiple sclerosis (“MS”) and is to be used as an adjunct to a supervised therapeutic exercise program in patients 22 years of age and over by prescription only. The Company closed an underwritten public offering of common stock and warrants for net proceeds of approximately $9.6 million.The Company received written notice from The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC in January 2021 that the Company’s minimum bid price deficiency has been cured and Helius was in compliance with all applicable listing standards.The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) announced that it is finalizing a new coverage pathway, Medicare Coverage for Innovative Technology, or “MCIT,” for FDA-designated breakthrough medical devices cleared by FDA. The MCIT rule will provide national Medicare coverage as early as the same day as FDA market authorization for breakthrough devices and coverage would last up to four years.On May 14, 2021, CMS delayed the effective date of the final rule until December 15, 2021. The Company is still evaluating the recent announcement and its implications for Helius’ reimbursement strategy. The Company expanded its Board of Directors with the appointment of Sherrie Perkins, effective March 15, 2021. First Quarter 2021 Financial Summary Revenue of $84 thousand, compared to revenue of $207 thousand in first quarter of 2020.Operating loss of $3.5 million, compared to operating loss of $4.0 million in first quarter of 2020.Net loss of $3.4 million, compared to net loss of $4.8 million in first quarter of 2020.As of March 31, 2021, the Company had cash of $11.4 million, compared to $3.3 million at December 31, 2020. The Company had no debt outstanding as of March 31, 2021. “We made strong progress on our U.S. regulatory strategy during the first quarter and were ultimately proud to secure U.S. marketing authorization of our PoNS device for MS in March, approximately one year since we first announced our strategic focus on pursuing this indication,” said Dane Andreeff, Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Helius. “Obtaining U.S. marketing authorization is the most important milestone in our Company’s history, one that reflects both the safety and efficacy profile of our innovative PoNS technology as well as the capabilities of our regulatory and clinical affairs team. In addition to our regulatory progress, we raised $11 million in net proceeds through our February Public Offering and the exercise of warrants to strengthen our balance sheet and support our operations while continuing to control our discretionary expenses. In Canada, while our commercialization efforts continued to be impacted by the recent spike in COVID-19 cases and its effects on clinics and patients, our commercial team expanded our network of authorized PoNS clinics to a total of 33 locations as of March 31, 2021, leaving us incrementally better positioned to drive adoption once the environment normalizes.” Mr. Andreeff continued: “Looking ahead to the rest of the year, we are intently focused on preparing to commercialize our PoNS Treatment in the U.S., which we expect to begin in the first quarter of 2022. As part of our U.S. pre-commercial activities, we are securing our state distribution licenses, establishing the dedicated team to lead our commercialization efforts and building relationships to target and educate neurorehabilitation centers focused on the treatment of MS patients. While we expect our initial U.S. customers to be cash pay, we remain focused on working with CMS to obtain Medicare coverage as part of our reimbursement strategy. Given our rapid pace of progress in recent months, we remain convinced that we are pursuing the most effective and efficient strategy to facilitate the widespread adoption of our PoNS technology, bring relief to patients in need and create value for our shareholders.” First Quarter 2021 Financial Results Total revenue for the first quarter of 2021 was $84 thousand, compared to $207 thousand in the first quarter of 2020. Product sales represented approximately 92% of total revenue in the first quarter of 2021 consistent with the prior year period. Product sales in both periods were generated through sales of the PoNS device pursuant to supply agreements with PoNS Authorized clinic locations in Canada. License and fee revenue represented 8% of sales in the first quarter of 2021, consistent with the prior year period. Gross profit for the first quarter of 2021 was $69 thousand, compared to gross profit of $106 thousand in the first quarter of 2020. Operating expenses for the first quarter of 2021 decreased $0.5 million, or 13% year-over-year, to $3.6 million, compared to $4.1 million in the first quarter of 2020. Operating loss for the first quarter of 2021 decreased $0.5 million, or 13% year-over-year, to $3.5 million, compared to $4.0 million in the first quarter of 2020. Total other income for the first quarter of 2021 was $139 thousand, compared to total other expense of $755 thousand in the first quarter of 2020. Net loss for the first quarter of 2021 was $3.4 million, or $(1.65) per basic and diluted common share, compared to a net loss of $4.8 million, or $(5.38) per basic and diluted common share, in the first quarter of 2020. Weighted average shares used to compute basic and diluted net loss per common share were 2.0 million and 0.9 million for the first quarter of 2021 and 2020, respectively. Net cash provided by financing activities during the three months ended March 31, 2021 was $11.0 million. As of March 31, 2021, the Company had cash of $11.4 million, compared to $3.3 million at December 31, 2020. The Company had no debt outstanding at March 31, 2021. Full Year 2021 Outlook The Company is not providing a formal financial outlook for the full year 2021 at this time, given the continued uncertainty related to the duration and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on its financial and operating results. Conference Call Management will host a conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on May 17, 2021 to discuss the results of the quarter and business outlook. Those who would like to participate may dial 877-407-2988 (201-389-0923 for international callers) and provide access code 13718676. A live webcast of the call will also be provided on the Events section of the Company's investor relations website at: https://heliusmedical.com/index.php/investor-relations/events/upcoming-events. For those unable to participate, a replay of the call will be available for two weeks at 877-660-6853 (201-612-7415 for international callers); access code 13718676. The webcast will be archived on the Events section of the Company’s investor relations website. About Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. Helius Medical Technologies is a neurotech company focused on neurological wellness. The Company’s purpose is to develop, license and acquire unique and non-invasive platform technologies that amplify the brain’s ability to heal itself. The Company’s first commercial product is the Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS™). For more information, visit www.heliusmedical.com. About the PoNS™ Device and PoNS Treatment™ The Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS™) is an innovative non-surgical device, inclusive of a controller and mouthpiece, which delivers electrical stimulation to the surface of the tongue to provide treatment of gait deficit. The PoNS device is indicated for use in the United States as a short term treatment of gait deficit due to mild-to-moderate symptoms from multiple sclerosis (“MS”) and is to be used as an adjunct to a supervised therapeutic exercise program in patients 22 years of age and over by prescription only. It is authorized for sale in Canada as a class II, non-implantable, medical device intended as a short term treatment (14 weeks) of gait deficit due to mild and moderate symptoms from MS, and chronic balance deficit due to mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury (“mmTBI”) and is to be used in conjunction with physical therapy. The PoNS™ is an investigational medical device in the European Union (“EU”) and Australia (“AUS”). It is currently under premarket review by the AUS Therapeutic Goods Administration. Cautionary Disclaimer Statement: Certain statements in this news release are not based on historical facts and constitute forward-looking statements or forward-looking information within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and Canadian securities laws. All statements other than statements of historical fact included in this news release are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Forward-looking statements are often identified by terms such as “believe,” “continue,” “expect,” “looking ahead,” “will” and similar expressions. Such forward-looking statements include, among others, statements regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, including its impact on the Company, the Company’s future growth and operational progress, including clinical and regulatory development plans for the PoNS device, the Company’s expectations regarding the sufficiency of funds for anticipated future operations, expected time to commercialization, the Company’s ability to obtain four years of Medicare coverage under the MCIT pathway, the Company’s ability to secure state distribution licenses and build relationships with target neurorehabilitation centers, the Company’s ability to facilitate the widespread adoption of the PoNS technology, the success of the Company’s business and commercialization initiatives and objectives. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company’s expectations include uncertainties associated with the Company’s capital requirements to achieve its business objectives, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Company’s ability to train physical therapists in the supervision of the use of the PoNS Treatment, the Company’s ability to secure contracts with rehabilitation clinics, the Company’s ability to obtain national Medicare coverage and to obtain a reimbursement code so that the PoNS device is covered by Medicare and Medicaid, the Company’s ability to build internal commercial infrastructure, market awareness of the PoNS device, future clinical trials and the clinical development process, manufacturing and supply chain risks, potential changes to the MCIT program resulting from the 60-day deferral of the program implementation, the product development process and FDA regulatory submission review and approval process, other development activities, ongoing government regulation, and other risks detailed from time to time in the “Risk Factors” section of the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2020, its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2021 and its other filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and the Canadian securities regulators, which can be obtained from either at www.sec.gov or www.sedar.com. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statement. The forward-looking statements contained in this news release are made as of the date of this news release and the Company assumes no obligation to update any forward-looking statement or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from such statements except to the extent required by law. The Toronto Stock Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the content of this news release. Helius Medical Technologies, Inc.Unaudited Consolidated Balance Sheets(Except for share data, amounts in thousands) March 31, 2021 December 31, 2020 ASSETS Current assets Cash $11,397 $3,331 Accounts receivable, net 49 74 Other receivables 154 156 Inventory, net 484 389 Prepaid expenses 779 735 Total current assets 12,863 4,685 Property and equipment, net 477 486 Other assets Goodwill 769 759 Intangible assets, net 479 527 Operating lease right-of-use asset, net 76 90 Total other assets 1,324 1,376 TOTAL ASSETS $14,664 $6,547 LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS' EQUITY Current liabilities Accounts payable $1,093 $747 Accrued liabilities 1,096 1,337 Operating lease liability 61 59 Deferred revenue 284 281 Total current liabilities 2,534 2,424 Non-current liabilities Operating lease liability 16 32 Deferred revenue 216 220 TOTAL LIABILITIES 2,766 2,676 STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY Preferred stock, $0.001 par value; 10,000,000 shares authorized; no shares issued and outstanding as of March 31, 2021 and December 31, 2020 — — Class A Common stock, $0.001 par value; 150,000,000 shares authorized; 2,311,868 and 1,484,362 shares issued and outstanding as of March 31, 2021 and December 31, 2020, respectively 2 1 Additional paid-in capital 135,388 123,872 Accumulated other comprehensive loss (1,227) (1,099)Accumulated deficit (122,265) (118,903)TOTAL STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY 11,898 3,871 TOTAL LIABILITIES AND STOCKHOLDERS’ EQUITY $14,664 $6,547 Helius Medical Technologies, Inc.Unaudited Consolidated Statements of Operations and Comprehensive Loss (Amounts in thousands except share and per share data) Three Months Ended March 31, 2021 2020 Revenue: Product sales $77 $191 Fee revenue — 9 License revenue 7 7 Total operating revenue 84 207 Cost of sales: Cost of product sales 15 101 Gross profit 69 106 Operating expenses: Research and development 1,316 1,120 Selling, general and administrative 2,197 2,862 Amortization expense 57 126 Total operating expenses 3,570 4,108 Operating loss (3,501) (4,002)Other income (expense): Other income — 6 Change in fair value of derivative financial instruments — 4 Foreign exchange gain (loss) 139 (765)Total other income (expense) 139 (755)Net loss (3,362) (4,757)Other comprehensive loss: Foreign currency translation adjustments (128) 636 Comprehensive loss $(3,490) $(4,121)Net loss per share Basic $(1.65) $(5.38)Diluted $(1.65) $(5.38)Weighted average shares outstanding Basic 2,040,839 884,915 Diluted 2,040,839 884,915 Helius Medical Technologies, Inc.Unaudited Condensed Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows(Amounts in thousands) March 31, 2021 2020 Cash flows from operating activities: Net loss $(3,362) $(4,757)Adjustments to reconcile net loss to net cash used in operating activities: Change in fair value of derivative financial instruments — (4)Stock-based compensation expense 527 842 Unrealized foreign exchange (gain) loss (132) 738 Depreciation expense 28 37 Amortization expense 57 126 (Recovery of) provision for doubtful accounts (11) 139 Amortization of ROU asset 15 35 Intangible asset impairment — 174 Changes in operating assets and liabilities: Accounts receivable 36 (39)Other receivables 2 240 Inventory (95) 4 Prepaid expenses (44) (77)Operating lease liability (15) (40)Accounts payable 234 (626)Accrued liabilities (160) (459)Deferred revenue (1) (84)Net cash used in operating activities (2,921) (3,751)Cash flows from investing activities: Purchase of property and equipment (19) (3)Internally developed software (2) (7)Net cash used in investing activities (21) (10)Cash flows from financing activities: Proceeds from the issuance of common stock and accompanying warrants 11,037 2,992 Share issuance costs (1,331) (340)Proceeds from the exercise of warrants 1,314 — Net cash provided by financing activities 11,020 2,652 Effect of foreign exchange rate changes on cash (12) 10 Net increase (decrease) in cash 8,066 (1,099)Cash at beginning of year 3,331 5,459 Cash at end of year $11,397 $4,360 CONTACT: Investor Relations Contact: Westwicke Partners on behalf of Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. Jack Powell, Vice President investorrelations@heliusmedical.com

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    Keynotes, Educational Panels and 66 Companies to Present at the Planet MicroCap Showcase: VIRTUAL on April 20-22, 2021

    LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / April 19, 2021 / The Planet MicroCap Showcase will take place on April 20-22, 2021, where 66 SmallCap, MicroCap and NanoCap public and private companies will be presenting via virtual webcast to a global investor audience.The Planet MicroCap Showcase: VIRTUAL begins on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 with the "MicroCap Investing Workshop" starting at 8:00am EST and featuring well-known financial influencers, investors, fund managers, and key opinion leaders on current hot themes, including: SPACs, Cryptocurrency, Digital Assets, Cannabis, Psychedelics, and of course, Small-, Micro- and Nano-Cap investing.

  • Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. to Present at the Planet MicroCap Showcase on April 21st
    GlobeNewswire

    Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. to Present at the Planet MicroCap Showcase on April 21st

    NEWTOWN, Pa., April 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSDT) (TSX:HSM) (“Helius” or the “Company”), a neurotech company focused on neurological wellness, today announced that management will participate in the Planet MicroCap Showcase, which is being held virtually from April 20th-22nd. Management will present on Wednesday, April 21st at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. A live audio webcast of the conference presentation will be available under the ‘Events’ section of the Helius Medical Technologies investor relations website at https://heliusmedical.com/index.php/investor-relations/events/upcoming-events. An archive of the webcast will be available following the conference. About Helius Medical Technologies, Inc. Helius Medical Technologies is a neurotech company focused on neurological wellness. The Company’s purpose is to develop, license and acquire unique and non-invasive platform technologies that amplify the brain’s ability to heal itself. The Company’s first commercial product is the Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS™). For more information, visit www.heliusmedical.com. About the PoNS™ Device and PoNS Treatment™ The Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS™) is an innovative non-surgical medical device, inclusive of a controller and mouthpiece, which delivers mild electrical stimulation to the surface of the tongue to provide treatment of gait deficit and is indicated for use in the United States as a short term treatment of gait deficit due to mild-to-moderate symptoms from multiple sclerosis (MS) and is to be used as an adjunct to a supervised therapeutic exercise program in patients 22 years of age and over by prescription only. The PoNS device is authorized for sale in Canada as a class II, non-implantable, medical device intended as a short term treatment (14 weeks) of gait deficit due to mild and moderate symptoms from MS, and chronic balance deficit due to mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury (mmTBI) and is to be used in conjunction with physical therapy. The PoNS device is an investigational medical device in the European Union (“EU”) and Australia (“AUS”). It is currently under premarket review by the AUS Therapeutic Goods Administration. Investor Relations Contact: Westwicke on behalf of Helius Medical Technologies, Inc.Jack Powell, Vice Presidentinvestorrelations@heliusmedical.com