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Cisco annonce les résultats de son deuxième trimestre

Cisco annonce les résultats de son deuxième trimestre

Glattzentrum , 14 février 2006 - Cisco Systems, Inc. annonce ses résultats pour le deuxième trimestre, clos au 28 janvier 2006.

  • Chiffre d'affaires : 6,6 milliards de dollars (+ 9,3 % par rapport au 2 ème trimestre de l'année précédente).
  • Bénéfices nets : 1,4 milliard de dollars comprenant une charge exceptionnelle de 188 millions de dollars, liée au changement de comptabilisation des rémunérations en stock-options. Il est à rapprocher d'un profit net de 1,1 milliard de dollars pour le deuxième trimestre de l'année fiscale 2005.

Net sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2006 were $6.6 billion, compared with $6.1 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2005, an increase of 9.3 percent, and compared with $6.5 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2006, an increase of 1.2 percent.

Net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2006, on a generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) basis, was $1.4 billion or $0.22 per share, which includes stock-based compensation expense related to employee stock options and employee stock purchases of $188 million, net of tax, or $0.03 per share. Net income prior to fiscal 2006 did not include stock-based compensation expense related to employee stock options and employee stock purchases. Including the pro forma stock-based compensation expense previously disclosed in Cisco's financial statements footnotes, net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2005 was $1.1 billion or $0.17 per share. Net income for the first quarter of fiscal 2006, on a GAAP basis, was $1.3 billion or $0.20 per share, which includes stock-based compensation expense related to employee stock options and employee stock purchases of $228 million, net of tax, or $0.04 per share. Please refer to the table on page 7 for a comparison of net income, including the effect of stock-based compensation expense. Net income on a GAAP basis, which does not include the effect of stock-based compensation expense, for the second quarter of fiscal 2005 was $1.4 billion or $0.21 per share.

Non-GAAP (pro forma) net income for the second quarter of fiscal 2006 was $1.6 billion or $0.26 per share, compared with $1.5 billion or $0.22 per share for the second quarter of fiscal 2005, and compared with $1.6 billion or $0.25 per share for the first quarter of fiscal 2006. A reconciliation between net income on a GAAP basis and non-GAAP (pro forma) net income is provided in a table on page 7.

Net sales for the first six months of fiscal 2006 were $13.2 billion, compared with $12.0 billion for the first six months of fiscal 2005, an increase of 9.5 percent.

Net income for the first six months of fiscal 2006, on a GAAP basis, was $2.6 billion or $0.42 per share, which includes stock-based compensation related to employee stock options and employee stock purchases of $416 million, net of tax, or $0.07 per share. Including the pro forma stock-based compensation expense previously disclosed in Cisco's financial statements footnotes, net income for the first six months of fiscal 2005 was $2.3 billion or $0.34 per share. Net income on a GAAP basis, which does not include the effect of stock-based compensation expense, for the first six months of fiscal 2005 was $2.8 billion or $0.42 per share.

Non-GAAP (pro forma) net income for the first six months of fiscal 2006 was $3.2 billion or $0.51 per share, compared with $2.9 billion or $0.44 per share for the first six months of fiscal 2005.

During the second quarter of fiscal 2006, Cisco completed the purchase of Cybertrust's Intellishield Alert Manager and the purchase of selected assets of Digital Fairway Corporation.

"We're pleased with the solid revenue and earnings per share results Cisco delivered during its second quarter, but also especially pleased with our strong order momentum," said John Chambers , Cisco president and CEO. "This proves our strategy is working in terms of the convergence of voice, video and data along with our balanced approach to our customer segments, core and advanced technologies, business and technology architecture and key geographic theaters."

"The network is enabling the next generation of IT," Chambers continued. "As all forms of communications are migrating into the network, it is transforming the way our customers create business models and design new forms of communication-based services for their customers, employees and citizens. Cisco anticipated the need for intelligence throughout the network five years ago, and today, those dividends are beginning to pay off."

Cisco will discuss second quarter 2006 results and business outlook on a conference call and Webcast at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time today. Call information and related charts are available at http://investor.cisco.com.

Financial Highlights

  • Cash flows from operations were $1.9 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2006, compared with $1.8 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2005, and compared with $1.4 billion for the first quarter of fiscal 2006.
  • Cash and cash equivalents and investments were $15.0 billion at the end of the second quarter of fiscal 2006, compared with $16.1 billion at the end of the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005, and compared with $13.5 billion at the end of the first quarter of fiscal 2006.
  • During the second quarter of fiscal 2006, Cisco repurchased 42 million shares of common stock at an average price of $17.87 per share for an aggregate purchase price of $748 million. As of January 28, 2006, Cisco had repurchased and retired 1.7 billion shares of Cisco common stock at an average price of $18.13 per share for an aggregate purchase price of approximately $31.4 billion since the inception of the stock repurchase program.
  • Days sales outstanding (DSO) in accounts receivable at the end of the second quarter of fiscal 2006 were 35 days, compared with 31 days at the end of the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005, and compared with 33 days at the end of the first quarter of fiscal 2006.
  • Inventory turns on a GAAP basis were 6.5 in the second quarter of fiscal 2006, compared with 6.6 in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2005, and compared with 6.5 in the first quarter of fiscal 2006. Non-GAAP (pro-forma) inventory turns were 6.4 in the second quarter of fiscal 2006, compared with 6.4 in the first quarter of fiscal 2006.

"Our second quarter results demonstrate solid financial execution and profitable growth," said Dennis Powell, Cisco chief financial officer. "As we manage the business for the long term, we have seen strength in many aspects of our business, particularly cash flow from operations of $1.9 billion, non-GAAP (pro forma) net income of $1.6 billion and an 18 percent year-over-year increase in non-GAAP (pro forma) earnings per share to $0.26."

Business Highlights

  • Cisco announced a definitive agreement to acquire Scientific-Atlanta, Inc.
  • Comcast selected the Cisco CRS-1 Carrier Routing System for its integrated national delivery platform for broadband, communications, video entertainment and future cross-platform services.
  • Shanghai Telecom is expected to become the first telecommunications carrier in China to deploy the Cisco CRS-1 as part of its Cisco Internet Protocol Next-Generation Network (IP NGN).
  • Telstra, one of Australia 's principal telecommunications companies, selected the Cisco CRS-1 to provide a carrier-class foundation for a converged "triple play" network.
  • Both Virgin Entertainment Group and Hannaford Bros. Co. selected the Cisco Intelligent Retail Network to increase store-level productivity and simplify operations.
  • The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services selected Cisco to work with other technology firms to develop prototypes for a Nationwide Health Information Network (NHIN) architecture.
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation teamed with Cisco to provide IP-based rich-media communications to the U.S. Department of Defense through the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA).
  • During the second quarter, Cisco announced three planned additions to the advanced technology portfolio: 1) hosted small business systems, or Linksys One; 2) application networking services for enterprise customers; and 3) digital video, representing a significant amount of the company's planned acquisition of Scientific Atlanta for the consumer and service provider market segments. The first two are included in Cisco's Advanced Technologies revenue category this quarter.

Editor's Note:

  • Q2 FY'06 conference call to discuss Cisco's results along with its business outlook to be held at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time, Tuesday, February 7, 2006. Conference call number is 888-848-6507 (United States); 212-519-0847 (international).
  • Conference call replay will be available from 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time, February 7, 2006 to 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time, February 14, 2006 at 866-357-4205 (United States); 203-369-0122 (international). The replay is also available from February 7, 2006 through April 21, 2006 on the Cisco Investor Relations Website at http://www.cisco.com/go/investors.
  • Additional information regarding Cisco's financials as well as a Webcast of the conference call with visuals designed to guide participants through the call will be available at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time, February 7, 2006. Text of the conference call's prepared remarks will be available within 24 hours of completion of the call. The Webcast will include both the prepared remarks and the question-and-answer session. This information, along with GAAP reconciliation information, will be available on the Cisco Investor Relations Website at http://www.cisco.com/go/investors.
  • A Q&A with Cisco's CEO and CFO on Q2 FY'06 results will be available at http://newsroom.cisco.co

A propos de Cisco Systems:

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ : CSCO), dont le siège est situé à San José (CA), est à l'échelle mondiale le premier fournisseur de technologies de réseau pour Internet avec un chiffre d'affaires de 22,0 milliards de dollars américains (31 juillet 2004) . La filiale suisse Cisco Systems (Switzerland) GmbH a son siège principal à Glattzentrum dans les environs de Zurich avec des succursales à Gland et à Berne . Vous trouverez des informations sur Cisco à l'adresse http://www.cisco.com . Les communiqués actuels sont disponibles à l'adresse http://newsroom.cisco.com .

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