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Wayside Technology (NASDAQ:QSTG) has announced its financial results for Q3 ended September 30, 2017. As quoted in the press release: “Despite intense market competition, we delivered satisfactory results. Net sales increased 7% and earnings per share increased slightly to $0.30 per share for the quarter,” said Simon F. Nynens, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.  “On …

Wayside Technology (NASDAQ:QSTG) has announced its financial results for Q3 ended September 30, 2017.
As quoted in the press release:

“Despite intense market competition, we delivered satisfactory results. Net sales increased 7% and earnings per share increased slightly to $0.30 per share for the quarter,” said Simon F. Nynens, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.  “On a year-to-date basis, our earnings per share are up $0.04 or 5%.

“I would also like to share that William Botti has announced his intention to retire from his position as Executive Vice President effective December 31, 2017. Bill will continue in his current role as he transitions his responsibilities to other team members. We would like to thank Bill for his contributions during his tenure as a member of our team.”

Operating Results:

Net sales for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 increased 7% to $106.6 million compared to $99.6 million for the same period in 2016 as growth in our Lifeboat Distribution segment was offset by a decline in TechXtend net sales. Lifeboat Distribution segment net sales for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 increased 10% to $100.2 million, compared to $91.1 million for the same period in 2016. TechXtend segment net sales for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 decreased 24% to $6.5 million, compared to $8.5 million for the same period in 2016, due to a decline in extended payment term transactions which typically vary significantly from quarter to quarter based on the timing of IT spending decisions by our larger customers.

Gross profit for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 decreased 2% to $6.2 million compared to $6.4 million for the same period in 2016. Lifeboat Distribution segment gross profit for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 and 2016 was consistent with the prior year at $5.4 million. TechXtend segment gross profit for the third quarter of 2017 decreased 11% to $0.8 million, compared to $0.9 million in 2016.

Gross profit margin (gross profit as a percentage of net sales) for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 decreased by 0.5 percentage points to 5.9%, compared to 6.4% for the same period in 2016. Lifeboat Distribution segment gross profit margin for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 decreased by 0.6 percentage points to 5.4%, compared to 6.0% for the same period last year. TechXtend segment gross profit margin for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 increased 1.8 percentage points to 12.8%, compared to 11.0% for the same period in 2016.

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