SOURCE: TexCom, Inc.

TexCom, Inc.

November 02, 2011 13:50 ET

TexCom, Inc. Announces Record Third Quarter 2011 Results

Nine Month Revenues Increase 22% to $8.1 Million and Net Income More Than Doubles to $2.1 Million

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - Nov 2, 2011) - TexCom, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TEXC), an environmental services company serving the oil and gas industry, today announced its third quarter 2011 financial results for the nine months ended September 30, 2011.

Financial Highlights for Nine Months Ended September 30, 2011 Compared to Nine Months Ended September 30, 2010, (as restated1):

  • Revenues climbed 21.5% to $8.11 million from $6.68 million.
  • Gross profit margin improved, rising to 59% from 57% of revenues.
  • Operating income totaled $3.47 million, up 19.7% from $2.90 million.
  • Net income available to shareholders increased 142.3% to $2.08 million from $859,000.
  • Earnings per share on a fully diluted basis rose to $0.03 from $0.01.

Net cash provided by the Company's operating activities during the first nine months of 2011 was $2.22 million. Total stockholders' deficit declined to $1.32 million from a deficit of $3.80 million reported as of December 31, 2010 (as restated1).

Commenting on the results, Lou Ross, Chairman, President and CEO of TexCom, stated, "We are particularly proud of the fact that despite higher general and administrative expenses related to new business development and preparations for an SEC registration, we generated a 142% increase in net income compared to the first nine months of the previous year. Given our high level of confidence that TexCom will extend its record revenue and earnings performance through the fourth quarter, we look forward to delivering a full year of exceptional organic growth to our shareholders."

Concluding, Ross added, "With construction of our new Class II NOW (non-hazardous oilfield waste) disposal site in the Eagle Ford Shale on pace to be completed and commercial operations launched prior to year end, we should be well positioned to greet 2012 on very strong footing and be poised to maintain the strong growth momentum we've enjoyed over the past several years."

As previously announced, TexCom will host its 2011 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on Wednesday, November 16, 2011, beginning at 10:00 AM Central Time, at the Hilton Houston Post Oak in Houston, Texas.

1 Pursuant to its plans to become an SEC fully reporting company, TexCom is currently engaged in having its operations fully audited by an independent accounting firm. During the course of the ongoing audit, it was determined that certain reclassifications and accounting adjustments to the Company's 2010 balance sheet and its statements of operations for the nine months ended September 30, 2010 were necessary. For more detailed information, please refer to Note 2 in the Company's Interim Financial Statements posted to


September 30, 2011 and December 31, 2010
September 30,
December 31,
Current assets:
Cash and cash equivalents $ 638,141 $ 190,155
Restricted cash 575,404 -
Accounts receivable, net of allowance for doubtful accounts of $165,838 and $82,668, respectively

Prepaid expenses and other current assets 85,801 50,372
Total current assets 3,569,862 1,949,344
Property and equipment, net 2,713,344 950,517
Equity in net assets of affiliate 768,456 817,310
Intangible assets, net 218,934 237,331
Goodwill 396,722 396,722
Other assets 602,891 449,957
Total assets $ 8,270,209 $ 4,801,181
Liabilities and Stockholders' Deficit
Current liabilities:
Current portion of long-term debt $ 1,836,645 $ 1,483,086
Current portion of long-term debt, related party 189,829 163,885
Accounts payable and accrued liabilities 841,377 595,658
Derivative liability 106,288 -
Accrued officer salaries - related parties 523,500 472,500
Total current liabilities 3,497,639 2,715,129
Long-term debt, net of current portion 5,758,258 5,476,754
Long-term debt, related party, net of current portion 331,018 410,488
Total liabilities 9,586,915 8,602,371
Stockholders' deficit:
Series A convertible preferred stock, $1.00 par value, 5,000,000 shares authorized, 2,028,750 shares issued and outstanding 2,028,750 2,028,750
Common stock, $.001 par value, 100,000,000 shares authorized, - -
59,163,447 and 58,361,507 shares issued and outstanding, respectively 59,164 58,362
Additional paid-in capital 10,794,519 10,669,820
Accumulated deficit (14,946,554 ) (17,026,748 )
Noncontrolling interest 747,415 468,626
Total stockholders' deficit (1,316,706 ) (3,801,190 )
Total liabilities and stockholders' deficit $ 8,270,209 $ 4,801,181

For the nine months ended September 30, 2011 and 2010
September 30,
September 30,
Revenues $ 8,112,363 $ 6,678,222
Cost of revenues, excluding royalties 1,330,390 1,581,570
Royalties 2,008,926 1,274,927
Total cost of revenues 3,339,316 2,856,497
Gross profit 4,773,047 3,821,725
Selling, general, and administrative expenses 1,300,663 921,483
Operating income 3,472,384 2,900,242
Other income (expense)
Interest expense (945,847 ) (1,122,398 )
Enhanced payments to stockholders - (124,950 )
Equity in loss of affiliate (48,854 ) (569,408 )
Gain on derivative liability 5,732 -
Other income 2,258 23,837
Income before provision for income taxes and noncontrolling interest 2,485,673 1,107,323
Provision for income taxes - -
Net income 2,485,673 1,107,323
Income attributable to noncontrolling interest (405,479 ) (248,784 )
Net income available to common stockholders $ 2,080,194 $ 858,539
Income per share - basic $ 0.04 $ 0.02
Income per share - diluted $ 0.03 $ 0.01
Weighted average common shares outstanding - basic 58,398,299 46,011,593
Weighted average common shares outstanding - diluted 70,451,399 57,964,693

About TexCom, Inc.
TexCom, headquartered in Houston, Texas, is a growth-oriented environmental services company with a primary focus on the disposal of nonhazardous wastes generated by the oil & gas industry. TexCom is expanding its interests to disposal of nonhazardous industrial wastewater, serving the refining and petrochemical industries. For more information, please visit

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