Support.com Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results
LOS ANGELES, CA / ACCESSWIRE / August 13, 2021 / Support.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPRT), a leader in customer and technical support solutions delivered by home-based employees, today reported unaudited financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2021.
For the second quarter of 2021, total revenue was $8.5 million, a decrease of $2.5 million or 23 percent compared to revenues of $11.0 million in the second quarter of 2020 and $1.1 million or 12 percent compared to revenues of $9.6 million in the first quarter of 2021.
We recorded net loss $0.8 million, or ($0.03) per share, in the second quarter of 2021, compared to net income of $0.6 million, or $0.03 per share, in the second quarter of 2020 and a loss of $2.0 million, or ($0.10) per share, in the first quarter of 2021.
Key changes in our net income (loss) included the following:
- Gross profit was $3.0 million in the second quarter of 2021, compared to $3.9 million in the second quarter of 2020 and $3.5 million in the first quarter of 2021
- Gross profit margin was 35% in the second quarter of 2021, compared to 35% in the second quarter of 2020 and 37% in the first quarter of 2021.
- Operating expenses were $3.9 million in the second quarter of 2021, compared to $3.4 million in the second quarter of 2020 and $5.6 million in the first quarter of 2021.
- Merger related expenses, which are included in the operating expenses, were $0.7 million in the second quarter of 2021 and $1.5 million in the first quarter of 2021.
Balance Sheet Information
At June 30, 2021, cash, cash equivalents and short-term investments were $38.5 million, compared with $29.7 million at June 30, 2020 and $30.0 million at December 31, 2020. As previously announced, and in connection with the proposed merger transaction with Greenidge, 210 Capital, LLC acquired approximately 3.9 million shares of Support.com in a private placement in March 2021.
Total assets as of June 30, 2021 were $46.0 million and total stockholders’ equity was $40.2 million.
Support.com will not host a conference call discussing the Company’s second quarter results. For more information, please visit the Investor Relations section of the Support.com website at Support.com/about-us/investor-relations/.
Support.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPRT) is a leading provider of customer and technical support solutions and security software delivered by home-based employees. For more than twenty years, the company has achieved stellar results for enterprise clients, leading businesses, and consumers. Support.com efficiently meets rapidly-changing market needs with a highly-scalable homesourcing model, IoT expertise, omnichannel solutions, and proprietary software. With no bricks and mortar facilities, no commuting, and a secure cloud-based infrastructure, Support.com is a global leader in sustainability. For more information, please visit www.support.com.Support.com, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, visit www.support.com.Support.com, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information, visit http://www.support.com/about-us/careers.
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