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Sanmina's Q2 Fiscal 2023 Financial ResultsMay 12, 2023 | PRNewswire
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Sanmina Corporation, a leading integrated manufacturing solutions company, reported preliminary financial results for the fiscal second quarter ended April 1, 2023 and outlook for its fiscal third quarter ending July 1, 2023.
Second Quarter Fiscal 2023 Financial Highlights
- Revenue: $2.32 billion
- GAAP operating margin: 5.2%
- GAAP diluted EPS: $1.33
- Non-GAAP(1) operating margin: 5.8%
- Non-GAAP diluted EPS: $1.59
Additional Second Quarter Highlights
- Cash flow from operations: $65 million
- Ending cash and cash equivalents: $718 million
- Non-GAAP pre-tax ROIC: 33.9%
(1)Non-GAAP financial measures exclude charges or gains relating to: stock-based compensation expenses; restructuring costs (including employee severance costs, environmental investigation, remediation and related costs and other charges related to excess facilities and assets); acquisition and integration costs (consisting of costs associated with the acquisition and integration of acquired businesses into our operations); impairment charges for goodwill and other assets; amortization expense; and other unusual or infrequent items (e.g. charges or benefits associated with distressed customers, expenses, charges and recoveries relating to certain legal matters, gains and losses on sales of assets, deferred tax adjustments and discrete tax items). See Schedule 1 below for more information regarding our use of non-GAAP financial measures, including the economic substance behind each exclusion, the manner in which management uses non-GAAP measures to conduct and evaluate the business, the material limitations associated with using such measures and the manner in which management compensates for such limitations. A reconciliation of the non-GAAP financial information contained in this release to their most directly comparable GAAP measures is included in the financial statements furnished with this release.
"We delivered strong top and bottom line results for the second quarter reflecting continued improvement in the supply chain environment coupled with excellent operational execution by our team to support customer demand. The team continues to demonstrate remarkable resilience in this dynamic market," stated Jure Sola, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "We are focused on the fundamentals and confident in our business model. Based on our results for the first half of the fiscal year and outlook for the third quarter, our fiscal 2023 is shaping up to be a healthy growth year."
Expanded Share Repurchase Program
Sanmina's Board of Directors has authorized the repurchase of up to an additional $200 million of Sanmina's common stock. The stock repurchase program has no expiration date. As of April 1, 2023 approximately $164 million remained available under a previously authorized program. The expansion of this program is consistent with Sanmina's capital allocation priorities.
Third Quarter Fiscal 2023 Outlook
The following outlook is for the fiscal third quarter ending July 1, 2023. These statements are forward-looking and actual results may differ materially.
- Revenue between $2.2 billion to $2.3 billion
- GAAP diluted earnings per share between $1.29 to $1.39
- Non-GAAP diluted earnings per share between $1.50 to $1.60
Materials Costs Continue to Improve but Labor Costs Remain a Pain Point for Electronics Manufacturers12/05/2023 | IPC
Electronics industry sentiment improved during November with demand sentiment also taking a solid step up over the last 30 days per IPC’s November 2023 Global Sentiment of the Electronics Supply Chain Report.
With no major trend shifts over the last month, electronics industry sentiment was relatively unchanged from September. Product demand has held steady, with costs continuing to improve per IPC’s October 2023 Global Sentiment of the Electronics Supply Chain Report.
Though product demand weakened this month with Orders and Backlog Indexes slipping, overall electronics industry operations remain healthy per IPC’s September 2023 Global Sentiment of the Electronics Supply Chain Report.
The problem at the moment is that sensors are currently manufactured on a tiny sliver of silicon, or die, by a small number of specialist companies with each sensor type being produced on a dedicated production line so it is hard to ramp up production.
Though cost pressures continue to impact the electronics industry, product demand and inventories remain positive, leading to a healthy supply chain per IPC’s August 2023 Global Sentiment of the Electronics Supply Chain Report.