MagneGas Reports Financial Results For 2nd Quarter 2013 PR Newswire TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 14, 2013 TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), the developer of a technology that converts liquid waste into a hydrogen-based metal working fuel, today announced its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2013. During the period, the Company refocused its domestic business development strategy on expanding gas sales through regional distributors. Internationally, the Company continued to pursue ongoing opportunities for the sales of equipment for liquid sterilization and fuel production. Additionally, MagneGas added new independent board members with specific industry experience in relevant market sectors. The Company developed a new strategic plan with a focus on generating revenue in several key areas. This plan includes securing recurring revenue through gas sales to regional distributors, producing revenue through large equipment sales to customers in international markets and the development of key strategic relationships for long-term growth. To that end, the Company pursued several regional distributors for gas sales in the metal working market, focusingon those distributors with existing prior relationships with its new Senior Vice President of Industrial Gas Sales, Bryan George. The Company also signed several new independent brokers in international markets where it believes there is the most potential for sales, and it recruited a new executive consultant with experience in plasma technology to develop new strategic relationships domestically. June 30, 2013 Highlights: oOperating expenses decreased for the quarter to $1,504,497 versus $2,238,087 for the same period prior year oThe Company added a new Chairman and new members to the Board of Directors. It also recruited a new Chief Scientist; oStrategic partnerships with General Motors, the US Navy, and two metropolitan fire departments progressed while new strategic relationship were pursued; and oThe Company completed an underwritten public offering for $2,455,325. June 30, 2013 Financial Results For the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2013, revenues were $133,475, as compared to $188,973 for the same period in 2012. Metal cutting revenue was down at $110,142 for the quarter ended June 30, 2013, as compared to $165,640 for the quarter ended June 30, 2012. This was primarily due to the change in the Company's sales strategy and larger one-time sales in the prior period. Operating expenses decreased 33% from $2,238,087 for the quarter ended June 30, 2012 to $1,504,497 for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. This decrease was attributed to cost savings implemented in this quarter. In addition, stock based compensation decreased from $1,021,525 for the quarter ended June 30, 2012 to $384,700 for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. The Company had an operating loss of $2,166,253 for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, as compared to an operating loss of $1,451,908 for the quarter ended June 30, 2013. The Company continued to show progress in various strategic and sales relationships as previously announced in its Annual Report on Form 10-K. An update to these relationships is as follows: oThe Company is working with General Motors to test various liquid wastes for processing and conversion to MagneGas in order to fuel several possible internal projects. This testing continued and several liquids were analyzed and tested. oThe US Navy continues to be interested in MagneGas fuel for metal cutting applications such as in the decommissioning of ships and the Company has provided further testing data as requested. The Navy has added a requirement that the fuel must not contain carbon monoxide. To that end the Company is in the process of developing this new fuel and is currently testing various methods to achieve the required results. oThe Company is working with two major metropolitan fire departments to test MagneGas as a replacement to acetylene and other cutting systems used by firefighters. This project is continuing with positive results to date. The MagneGas IR App is now available for free in Apple's App Store for the iPhone or iPad http://bit.ly/AfLYww and at Google Play http://bit.ly/Km2iyk for Android mobile devices. To be added to the MagneGas investor email list, please email email@example.com with "MNGA" in the subject line. About MagneGas Corporation Founded in 2007, Tampa-based MagneGas Corporation (NASDAQ: MNGA) is the producer of MagneGas™, a natural gas alternative and metal working fuel that can be made from certain industrial, municipal, agricultural and military liquid wastes following the receipt of appropriate governmental permits. The Company's patented Plasma Arc Flow™ process gasifies liquid waste, creating a clean burning hydrogen based fuel that is essentially interchangeable with natural gas. MagneGas™ can be used for metal working, cooking, heating, powering bi fuel automobiles and more. For more information on MagneGas, please visit the Company's website at www.MagneGas.com. FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS This press release contains forward-looking statements as defined within Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. These statements relate to future events, including our ability to raise capital, or to our future financial performance, and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause our actual results, levels of activity, performance, or achievements to be materially different from any future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements since they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors which are, in some cases, beyond our control and which could, and likely will, materially affect actual results, levels of activity, performance or achievements. Any forward-looking statement reflects our current views with respect to future events and is subject to these and other risks, uncertainties and assumptions relating to our operations, results of operations, growth strategy and liquidity. We assume no obligation to publicly update or revise these forward-looking statements for any reason, or to update the reasons actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward-looking statements, even if new information becomes available in the future. The Company is currently using new ethylene glycol to produce fuel until proper permits to process used liquid waste have been obtained. For a discussion of these risks and uncertainties, please see our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Our public filings with the SEC are available from commercial document retrieval services and at the website maintained by the SEC at http://www.sec.gov. MagneGas Corporation Balance Sheets June 30, December 31, 2013 2012 (Unaudited) (Audited) Assets Current Assets Cash and cash equivalents $ 1,031,162 $ 1,470,642 Accounts receivable, net of allowance for doubtful accounts of $69,514 and 119,233 119,207 $61,792, respectively Inventory, at cost 1,454,036 961,984 Prepaid and other current assets 181,015 106,600 Total Current Assets 2,785,446 2,658,433 Property and equipment, net of accumulated depreciation of $727,217 and 6,595,185 7,193,371 $448,302, respectively Intangible assets, net of accumulated amortization of $224,212 and $199,978, 502,788 527,022 respectively Investment in joint ventures 490,410 490,410 Security deposits 2,551 2,151 Total Assets $ 10,376,380 $ 10,871,387 Liabilities and Stockholders' Equity Current Liabilities Accounts payable $ 132,087 $ 483,688 Accrued expenses 28,208 95,856 Deferred revenue and customer deposits 186,664 233,330 Customer Deposits 100,000 0 Total Current Liabilities 446,959 812,874 Total Liabilities 446,959 812,874 Stockholders' Equity Preferred stock: $0.001 par;10,000,000 1,000 1,000 authorized; 1,000,000 issued and outstanding Common stock: $0.001 par;900,000,000 authorized; 22,871,526and 20,042,614 22,871 20,043 issued and outstanding, respectively Additional paid-in capital 25,159,475 22,284,841 Issued and unearned stock compensation (3,333) (13,333) Accumulated deficit (15,250,593) (12,234,039) Total Stockholders' Equity 9,929,420 10,058,512 Total Liabilities and Stockholders' Equity $ 10,376,380 $ 10,871,387 MagneGas Corporation Statements of Operations (Unaudited) Three Months Ended Six Months Ended June 30, June 30, 2013 2012 2013 2012 Revenue: $ 133,475 $ 188,973 $ 264,325 $ 320,956 Direct costs, 80,906 117,733 145,290 183,208 metal cutting 52,569 71,240 119,034 137,748 Operating Expenses: General and 917,640 1,005,411 1,911,620 1,602,207 administration Investor 60,127 49,193 116,016 84,475 relations Stock-based 384,700 1,021,525 785,294 1,027,523 compensation Research and 2,821 64,216 16,111 113,873 development Depreciation and 139,208 97,742 306,899 169,257 amortization Total Operating 1,504,497 2,238,087 3,135,941 2,997,335 Expenses Operating (1,451,928) (2,166,847) (3,016,906) (2,859,587) Income (Loss) Other Income and (Expense): Interest 21 594 353 (1,028) Total Other Income 21 594 353 (1,028) (Expense) Net Income (Loss) before (1,451,908) (2,166,253) (3,016,554) (2,860,615) tax benefit Provision for Income Taxes Net Income $ (1,451,908) $ (2,166,253) $ (3,016,554) $ (2,860,615) (Loss) Net Loss per share: Basic and $ (0.07) $ (0.12) $ (0.15) $ (0.17) diluted Weighted average common shares: Basic and 20,900,099 17,613,154 20,493,277 16,544,172 diluted SOURCE MagneGas Corporation Website: http://www.MagneGas.com Contact: Investor Contacts: KCSA Strategic Communications, Philip Carlson / Brad Nelson, +1 212.896.1233 / +1 212.896.1217, firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
MagneGas Reports Financial Results For 2nd Quarter 2013
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