C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

October 20, 2009 09:30 ET

C-COM Reports Continued Profitabilty in Its Third Quarter

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 20, 2009) - C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CMI) today reported revenues of $2,058,613 for its third quarter ended August 31, 2009 and a net income of $358,460 or $0.011 per share compared with results from the same quarter last year, when total revenues were $2,395,134 and net income was $780,622, or $0.024 per share.

Sales this quarter have decreased by 14%, while net income has decreased 54% over the same period last year. This is the company's 22nd consecutive profitable quarter.

For the three quarters ended August 31, 2009 the company increased sales by 17.7% over the same period last year, achieving year to date sales of $6,778,091 compared with year to date sales for the three quarters ended August 31, 2008 of $5,759,423. Net Income has decreased 16.7% to $860,036 year to date compared to $1,032,344 for the same period last year.

Net Ordinary Income for the three quarters ended August 31, 2009 has increased by 98.5% to $1,215,729 from $612,485 for the same period last year.

"The sales and profitability this quarter have been impacted by delayed orders. In addition to this, the weakening of the US currency against the Canadian dollar has negatively impacted the net profit this quarter to the tune of $306,798 over the same period last year. The company continues to remain debt free with a significantly increased cash position." said Leslie Klein, President and CEO of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

About C-COM Satellite Systems, Inc.

C-COM Satellite Systems, Inc. is a leader in the development and deployment of mobile satellite-based technology for the delivery of two-way high-speed Internet services into vehicles and mobile structures. The C-COM developed proprietary auto-deploy (iNetVu™) Antenna Systems deliver satellite broadband Internet services into mobile environments, while stationary; virtually anywhere where one can drive. The iNetVu Mobile antennas can also be deployed from transportable platforms.

The iNetVu Mobile uses a standard 12 Volt DC power source. It can be activated with a simple push of a button or with a click of the mouse, deploys automatically, locks on to the selected satellite in a few minutes and delivers 2 way broadband Internet access, VoIP and Video services virtually anywhere in the world. For additional information please visit www.c-comsat.com

iNetVu™ is a registered trademark of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

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Forward Looking Statements

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Contact Information

  • C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.
    Investor Relations
    613-745-4110 ext. 4950
    613-745-7144 (FAX)