CIBT Reports Nine Month Operating Results
July 14th, 2009 CNW Group: CIBT Education Group Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE Amex & TSXV symbol: MBA) is pleased to report its fiscal 2009 third quarter operating results as of May 31, 2009.
For the nine months ending May 31, 2009, the Company’s gross revenue totaled $31,761,891 as compared to $24,696,526 for the nine months ending June 30, 2008, an increase of 29%. EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest Taxes Depreciation & Amortization) for the nine months ending May 31, 2009 was $2,140,809 as compared to $27,498 for the nine months ending June 30, 2008, an increase of 7,685%. Adjusting the EBITDA for the non-cash stock-based compensation expense and other non-cash expense items would result in an adjusted EBITDA of $2,728,922 for the nine months ending May 31, 2009, as compared to $1,153,225 for the nine months ending June 30, 2008, an increase of 137%. Net income after deduction of all non-cash expenses such as amortization, depreciation, good-will and stock based compensation for the nine months ending May 31, 2009 was $202,277.
Using an EBITDA analysis allows management to isolate financial statement items and actual financial results from normalized operations that contribute to the changes in income figures.
To view a copy of the Company’s interim financial statements for the three months ending May 31, 2009, please visit www.sedar.com or www.sec.gov/edgar.shtml.
CIBT Education Group Inc.
Vice-Chairman, President & CEO
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