Synopsys Report Q3 2012 Financial Results

August 27, 2012 — Synopsys

has today revealed results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2012. For the third quarter of fiscal year 2012, Synopsys reported revenue of $443.7 million, compared to $386.8 million for the third quarter of fiscal year 2011, an increase of 14.8 percent.

Our business is strong, reflected in the excellent results we delivered in the third quarter, said Aart de Geus, chairman and co-CEO of Synopsys. We see our customers continuing to drive design aggressively, even in the context of an uncertain economy. The and IP industries are increasing in importance, and Synopsys in particular is well-positioned to accelerate innovation due to its combination of financial strength, technology leadership, global support, and strategic vision.

 

GAAP Results

 

On a generally accepted accounting principles basis, net income for the third quarter of fiscal year 2012 was $75.7 million, or $0.50 per share, compared to $52.1 million, or $0.35 per share, for the third quarter of fiscal year 2011.

 

Non-GAAP Results

 

On a non-GAAP basis, net income for the third quarter of fiscal year 2012 was $82.3 million, or $0.55 per share, compared to non-GAAP net income of $68.1 million, or $0.46 per share, for the third quarter of fiscal year 2011.

 

Financial Targets

 

Synopsys also provided its financial targets for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2012. These targets do not include any impact from the pending acquisition of SpringSoft, or other future acquisition-related expenses that may be incurred in fiscal year 2012. These targets constitute forward-looking information and are based on current expectations. For a discussion of factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from these targets, see Forward-Looking Statements below.

Synopsys will hold a conference call for financial analysts and investors today at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time. A live webcast of the call will be available at Synopsys' corporate website. A webcast replay will also be available on the website from approximately 5:30 p.m. Pacific Time today through the time Synopsys announces its results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012 in December 2012. Synopsys will post copies of the prepared remarks of Aart de Geus, chairman and co-chief executive officer, and Brian Beattie, chief financial officer, on its website following the call. In addition, Synopsys makes additional financial information available in a financial supplement also posted on the corporate website.

 

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