The Medicines Company Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2013 Financial Results

24 Jul 2013

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Jul 24, 2013) - The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO), a global biopharmaceutical company focused on saving lives, alleviating suffering and improving the economic efficiency of the world's leading hospitals, today announced second quarter and first half financial results for 2013.

Financial highlights for the second quarter of 2013 were as follows:

  • Net revenue increased by 27% to $172.8 million for the second quarter of 2013 from $135.7 million in the second quarter of 2012.
    • Angiomax US sales increased by 14% to $137.9 million in the second quarter of 2013 compared to $121.2 million in the second quarter of 2012.
    • Recothrom US sales were $17.9 million for the second quarter of 2013.
    • Angiomax/Angiox international net revenue in the second quarter of 2013 increased by 11% to $13.2 million compared with $11.9 million in the second quarter of 2012.

  • Net income for the second quarter of 2013 was $18.1 million, or $0.30 per share, compared with net income of $13.8 million, or $0.25 per share, for the second quarter of 2012. The second quarter of 2013 includes a one-time expense for an arbitration award in the amount of $5.0 million.
  • Adjusted net income for the second quarter of 2013 increased 62% to $29.2 million, or $0.50 per share, compared to adjusted net income of $18.0 million, or $0.32 per share, for the second quarter 2012. Adjusted net income excludes amortization of acquired intangible assets, deal related charges, stock-based compensation expense, arbitration award, changes in contingent consideration, non-cash interest and net income tax adjustments.

Financial highlights for the first half of 2013 were as follows:

  • Net revenue increased by 25% to $328.6 million for the first half of 2013 from $262.3 million in the first half of 2012.
    • Angiomax US sales increased by 14% to $269.3 million in the first half of 2013 compared to $236.7 million in the first half of 2012.
    • Recothrom US sales were $26.5 million for the first half of 2013.
    • Angiomax/Angiox international net revenue in the first half of 2013 increased by 10% to $24.8 million compared with $22.6 million in the first half of 2012.

  • Net income for the first half of 2013 was $6.5 million, or $0.11 per share, compared with net income of $21.3 million, or $0.38 per share, for the first half of 2012. The first half of 2013 includes one-time costs in the amount of $40.6 million including licensing costs of $25 million for a transaction with Alnylam on the PCSK9 RNAi hypercholesterolemia program, a restructuring charge of $6.4 million, $4.2 million of deal costs and an arbitration award in the amount of $5.0 million.

  • Adjusted net income for the first half of 2013 increased 64% to $47.2 million, or $0.82 per share, compared to adjusted net income of $28.7 million, or $0.52 per share, for the first half of 2012. Adjusted net income excludes upfront collaboration payments, amortization of acquired intangible assets, acquisition related charges, restructuring charges, stock-based compensation expense, arbitration award, changes in contingent consideration, non-cash interest and net income tax adjustments.

Glenn Sblendorio, President and Chief Financial Officer of The Medicines Company, stated, "Our first half 2013 revenues show a continued diversification of growth sources, as our hospital portfolio and global geographies expand. Additionally, our near term anticipated growth drivers advanced significantly in the second quarter, as we reported positive Phase 3 results of the oritavancin Phase 3 SOLO II trial, filed for US approval for cangrelor, and completed clinical work toward filings for IONSYS."

In addition to financial information prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP, this press release also contains adjusted financial measures that we believe provide investors and management with supplemental information relating to operating performance and trends that facilitate comparisons between periods and with respect to projected information. These adjusted measures are non-GAAP and should be considered in addition to, but not as a substitute for, the information prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP. We typically exclude certain GAAP items that management does not believe affect our basic operations and that do not meet the GAAP definition of unusual or non-recurring items. Other companies may define these measures in different ways. See the attached Reconciliations of GAAP to Adjusted Net Income for explanations of the amounts excluded and included to arrive at adjusted net income and adjusted earnings per share amounts for the three- month periods and year to date periods ended June 30, 2013 and June 30, 2012.

There will be a conference call with management today at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss first half 2013 financial results, operational developments and outlook. The conference call will be available via phone and webcast. The webcast can be accessed at The Medicines Company website at www.themedicinescompany.com.

The conference call will be available via phone and webcast. The dial in information is listed below:
Domestic Dial In: 866 515 2913
International Dial In: +617 399 5127
Passcode for both dial in numbers: 42165066
Replay is available from 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time following the conference call through August 8, 2013. To hear a replay of the call dial 888 286.8010 (domestic) and 617 801 6888 (international). Passcode for both dial in numbers is 40760900.

This call is being webcast and can be accessed via The Medicines Company website at www.themedicinescompany.com.

About The Medicines Company
The Medicines Company (NASDAQ: MDCO) provides medical solutions to improve health outcomes for patients in acute and intensive care hospitals worldwide. These solutions comprise medicines and knowledge that directly impact the survival and well being of critically ill patients. The Medicines Company's website is www.themedicinescompany.com.

Statements contained in this press release about The Medicines Company that are not purely historical, and all other statements that are not purely historical, may be deemed to be forward-looking statements for purposes of the safe harbor provisions under The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Without limiting the foregoing, the words "believes," "anticipates" and "expects" and similar expressions, including the Company's preliminary revenue results, are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause the Company's actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements to be materially different from those expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. Important factors that may cause or contribute to such differences include the extent of the commercial success of Angiomax, the Company's ability to develop its global operations and penetrate foreign markets, whether the Company's products will advance in the clinical trials process on a timely basis or at all, whether the Company will make regulatory submissions for product candidates on a timely basis, whether its regulatory submissions will receive approvals from regulatory agencies on a timely basis or at all, whether physicians, patients and other key decision makers will accept clinical trial results, and such other factors as are set forth in the risk factors detailed from time to time in the Company's periodic reports and registration statements filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission including, without limitation, the risk factors detailed in the Company's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q filed on May 9, 2013, which are incorporated herein by reference. The Company specifically disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

   
   
The Medicines Company  
Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations  
(unaudited)  
   
(in thousands, except per share data)   Three months ended June 30,  
    2013     2012  
         
Net revenue   $ 172,826     $ 135,702  
Operating expenses:                
  Cost of revenue     63,938       42,681  
  Research and development     27,025       32,962  
  Selling, general and administrative     52,944       40,467  
    Total operating expenses     143,907       116,110  
Income from operations     28,919       19,592  
  Co-promotion income     4,068       2,500  
  Interest expense     (3,704 )     (784 )
  Other income     605       697  
Income before income taxes     29,888       22,005  
Provision for income taxes     (11,854 )     (8,251 )
                 
Net income     18,034       13,754  
Net loss attributable to non-controlling interest     60       1  
Net income attributable to The Medicines Company   $ 18,094     $ 13,755  
                 
Basic earnings per common share attributable to The Medicines Company   $ 0.33     $ 0.25  
Shares used in computing basic earnings per common share     55,553       54,035  
                 
Diluted earnings per common share attributable to The Medicines Company   $ 0.30     $ 0.25  
Shares used in computing diluted earnings per common share     60,261       55,556  
                 
                 
             
             
The Medicines Company  
Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations  
(unaudited)  
             
(in thousands, except per share data)   Six months ended June 30,  
    2013     2012  
Net revenue   $ 328,579     $ 262,312  
Operating expenses:                
  Cost of revenue     120,653       81,344  
  Research and development     85,221       65,740  
  Selling, general and administrative     116,426       83,653  
    Total operating expenses     322,300       230,737  
Income from operations     6,279       31,575  
  Co-promotion income     7,818       2,500  
  Interest expense     (7,377 )     (784 )
  Other income     803       759  
Income before income taxes     7,523       34,050  
Provision for income taxes     (1,095 )     (12,725 )
Net income     6,428       21,325  
Net loss attributable to non-controlling interest     93       1  
Net income attributable to The Medicines Company   $ 6,521     $ 21,326  
                 
Basic earnings per common share attributable to The Medicines Company   $ 0.12     $ 0.39  
Shares used in computing basic earnings per common share     54,804       54,036  
                 
Diluted earnings per common share attributable to The Medicines Company   $ 0.11     $ 0.38  
Shares used in computing diluted earnings per common share     59,154       55,614  
                 
   
   
 
         
Balance Sheet Items        
(in thousands)   June 30, 2013   December 31, 2012
    (unaudited)    
             
Cash, cash equivalents and available for sales securities   $ 301,003   $ 570,321
Total assets   $ 1,149,923   $ 972,182
Convertible senior notes (due 2017)   $ 231,025   $ 226,109
Stockholders' equity   $ 657,611   $ 586,306
             
             
   
   
The Medicines Company  
Reconciliation of GAAP to Adjusted Net Income  
(unaudited)  
(in thousands)  
   
  Three months ended June 30,   Six months ended June 30,  
  2013   2012   2013   2012  
         
Net income attributable to The Medicines Company - GAAP $ 18,094   $ 13,755   $ 6,521   $ 21,326  
Before tax adjustments:                        
Cost of revenue: (excluding amortization of acquired intangible assets)                        
  Stock based compensation expense (1)   67     38     105     73  
  Restructuring charges (2)   -           581        
Research and development:                        
  Stock based compensation expense (1)   966     480     1,738     1,026  
  Restructuring charges (2)   -           1,252        
  Upfront collaboration payments (3)   -           25,000        
Selling, general and administrative: (excluding amortization of acquired intangible assets)                        
  Stock based compensation expense (1)   4,813     3,663     8,360     6,196  
  Restructuring charges (2)   -           4,525        
  Expenses incurred for certain transactions (4)   581           4,169        
  Arbitration award (5)   5,000           5,000        
Amortization of acquired intangible assets (6)   6,137     1,133     11,075     2,172  
Change in contingent value rights (7)   (5,283 )   573     (5,648 )   1,137  
Other:                        
  Non-cash interest expense (8)   2,759     577     5,487     577  
Net income tax adjustments (9)   (3,900 )   (2,192 )   (20,938 )   (3,796 )
Net income attributable to The Medicines Company - Adjusted $ 29,234   $ 18,027   $ 47,227   $ 28,711  
                         
Net income per share attributable to The Medicines Company - Adjusted                        
                         
Basic $ 0.53   $ 0.33   $ 0.86   $ 0.53  
Diluted (10) $ 0.50   $ 0.32   $ 0.82   $ 0.52  
   
   
Note: Amounts may not sum due to rounding  
   
Explanation of Adjustments:  
(1) Exclude share based compensation of $5,846 and $4,181 for three months ended June 30, 2013 and June 30, 2012 and $10,203 and $7,295 for the six months ended June 30, 2013 and June 30, 2012.  
(2) Exclude restructuring charges relating to headcount reduction of $6,358 for six months, June 30, 2013.  
(3) Exclude upfront payments for research and development collaboration arrangements.  
(4) Exclude charges related to the acquisition of Incline, license of Recothrom and acquiring option for ProFibrix.  
(5) Exclude one time arbitration award to Eagle.  
(6) Exclude amortization of intangible assets resulting from transactions with Nycomed, CSL, APP, Teva, and BMS.  
(7) Exclude changes in contingent value rights due to shareholders of Targanta Therapeutics and Incline Therapeutics.  
(8) Exclude non-cash interest expense related to convertible senior notes.  
(9) Net income tax adjustments reflect the estimated tax effect of the above adjustments and the impact of certain other non-operating tax adjustments.  
(10) Reflects impact of note hedge transactions on outstanding diluted share amounts associated with convertible senior notes.  
   
In addition to the financial information prepared in accordance with U.S. GAAP, this press release also contains adjusted financial measures that we believe provide investors and management with supplemental information relating to operating performance and trends that facilitate comparisons between periods and with respect to projected information. These adjusted measures should be considered in addition to, but not as a substitute for, the information prepared in accordancewith U.S. GAAP. We typically exclude certain GAAP items that management does not believe affect our basic operationsand that do not meet the GAAP definition of unusual or non-recurring items. Other companies may define these measuresin different ways.  
   
   

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