Cirrus Logic Updates Third Quarter Fiscal 2019 Outlook
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 3, 2018--Cirrus Logic, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRUS), a leader in high performance, low-power ICs for audio and voice signal processing applications, today announced it expects revenue for the third quarter fiscal 2019 to be in the range of $300 million and $340 million, compared to its previous forecast of $360 million and $400 million, due to recent weaknesses in the smartphone market.
Updated Business Outlook – Third Quarter FY19Revenue is expected to range between $300 million and $340 million; GAAP gross margin is expected to be between 49 percent and 51 percent; and Combined GAAP R&D and SG&A expenses are expected to range between $118 million and $124 million, which includes approximately $11 million in share-based compensation and $8 million in amortization of acquired intangibles.
Jason Rhode, president and chief executive officer, will present at the NASDAQ 39th Investor Conference at The May Fair Hotel in London at 3:30 p.m. GMT on Tuesday, Dec. 4. A live webcast of the presentation will be available on the company’s investor relations website. An archived replay of the webcast will be available on the website following the event.
Cirrus Logic, Inc.
Cirrus Logic is a leader in high performance, low-power ICs for audio and voice signal processing applications. Cirrus Logic’s products span the entire audio signal chain, from capture to playback, providing innovative products for the world’s top smartphones, tablets, digital headsets, wearables and emerging smart home applications. With headquarters in Austin, Texas, Cirrus Logic is recognized globally for its award-winning corporate culture. Check us out at www.cirrus.com.
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CONTACT: Thurman K. Case
Chief Financial Officer
Cirrus Logic, Inc.
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY HARDWARE AUDIO/VIDEO SEMICONDUCTOR
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