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Systemax
Price22.16 EPS1
Shares38 P/E23
MCap842 P/FCF13
Net Debt-98 EBIT50
TEV744 TEV/EBIT15
TTM 2019-09-30, in MM, except price, ratios
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SYX 10Q Quarterly Report

Part I - Financial Information
Item 1. Financial Statements
Item 2. Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations
Item 3. Quantitative and Qualitative Disclosures About Market Risk
Item 4. Controls and Procedures
Part II - Other Information
Item 1. Legal Proceedings
Item 5. Issuer Purchases of Equity Securities
Item 6. Exhibits
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Systemax Earnings 2020-09-30

Balance SheetIncome StatementCash Flow
1.00.80.60.40.20.02012201420172020
Assets, Equity
1.00.80.60.30.1-0.12012201420172020
Rev, G Profit, Net Income
0.30.20.1-0.1-0.2-0.32012201420172020
Ops, Inv, Fin

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UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

FORM 10-Q
QUARTERLY REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the quarterly period ended September 30, 2020
or
TRANSITION REPORT PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the transition period from                     to

COMMISSION FILE NUMBER 1-13792
Systemax Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Delaware 11-3262067
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization) (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
11 Harbor Park Drive
Port Washington, New York 11050
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (516) 608-7000

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock ($.01 par value)SYXNew York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant (1) has filed all reports required to be filed by Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to file such reports), and (2) has been subject to such filing requirements for the past 90 days.   Yes  ☒   No  ☐

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant has submitted electronically every Interactive Data File required to be submitted pursuant to Rule 405 of Regulation S-T (§232.405 of this chapter) during the preceding 12 months (or for such shorter period that the registrant was required to submit such files).   Yes  ☒    No  ☐

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a large accelerated filer, an accelerated filer, non-accelerated filer, smaller reporting company, or an emerging growth company. See the definitions of “large accelerated filer,” “accelerated filer,”  “smaller reporting company,” and “emerging growth company” in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act.
Large accelerated filer ☐ 
Accelerated filer
Non-accelerated filer ☐ 
Smaller reporting company
  
Emerging growth company
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is a shell company (as defined in Rule 12b-2 of the Exchange Act)   Yes    No ☒

The number of shares outstanding of the registrant’s Common Stock as of October 27, 2020 was 37,412,410.



TABLE OF CONTENTS
Available Information 
  
Part IFinancial Information 
Item 1.
Item 2.
Item 3.
Item 4.
   
Part IIOther Information 
Item 1.
Item 5.
Item 6.
   
 
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Available Information

We maintain an internet web site at www.systemax.com.  We file reports with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and make available free of charge on or through this website our annual reports on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q and current reports on Form 8-K, including all amendments to those reports.  These are available as soon as is reasonably practicable after they are filed with the SEC.  All reports mentioned above are also available from the SEC’s website (www.sec.gov).  The information on our website is not part of this or any other report we file with, or furnish to, the SEC.

Our Board of Directors has adopted the following corporate governance documents with respect to the Company (the “Corporate Governance Documents”):

Corporate Ethics Policy for officers, directors and employees
Charter for the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors
Charter for the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors
Charter for the Nominating/Corporate Governance Committee of the Board of Directors
Corporate Governance Guidelines and Principles

In accordance with the corporate governance rules of the New York Stock Exchange, each of the Corporate Governance Documents is available on our Company web site, www.systemax.com.
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PART I - FINANCIAL INFORMATION
Item 1. Financial Statements
Systemax Inc.
Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets
(In millions)
 September 30,
2020
December 31,
2019
(Unaudited)
ASSETS: 
Current assets:  
Cash and cash equivalents$78.4 $97.2 
Accounts receivable, net114.0 88.2 
Inventories132.3 112.5 
Prepaid expenses and other current assets7.3 6.4 
Total current assets332.0 304.3 
Property, plant and equipment, net16.0 17.8 
Operating lease right-of-use assets78.8 59.3 
Deferred income taxes7.8 7.3 
Goodwill and intangibles7.1 7.2 
Other assets1.0 1.0 
Total assets$442.7 $396.9 
LIABILITIES AND SHAREHOLDERS’ EQUITY:  
Current liabilities:  
Accounts payable$129.1 $115.9 
Accrued expenses and other current liabilities52.0 34.0 
Operating lease liabilities9.1 9.9 
Total current liabilities190.2 159.8 
Deferred income tax liability0.1 0.1 
Other liabilities4.9 2.8 
Operating lease liabilities79.4 58.7 
Total liabilities274.6 221.4 
Commitments and contingencies
Shareholders’ equity:  
Preferred stock0.0 0.0 
Common stock0.4 0.4 
Additional paid-in capital192.9 189.7 
Treasury stock(26.4)(20.4)
Retained (deficit) earnings(1.9)2.8 
Accumulated other comprehensive income 3.1 3.0 
Total shareholders’ equity168.1 175.5 
Total liabilities and shareholders’ equity$442.7 $396.9 

See Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements.
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Systemax Inc.
Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations (Unaudited)
(In millions, except per share amounts)
 
 Three Months Ended
September 30,
Nine Months Ended
September 30,
 2020201920202019
Net sales$285.7 $243.9 $755.1 $724.7 
Cost of sales183.4 159.5 491.3 474.0 
Gross profit102.3 84.4 263.8 250.7 
Selling, distribution & administrative expenses70.9 66.7 200.8 199.8 
Special charges0.0 (0.8)0.0 (0.8)
Operating income from continuing operations31.4 18.5 63.0 51.7 
Interest and other (income) expense, net(0.1)0.1 0.1 0.0 
Income from continuing operations before income taxes31.5 18.4 62.9 51.7 
Provision for income taxes7.4 4.7 15.2 13.1 
Net income from continuing operations24.1 13.7 47.7 38.6 
Net income (loss) from discontinued operations0.5 (1.0)1.5 (1.6)
Net income $24.6 $12.7 $49.2 $37.0 
Net income per common share from continuing operations:   
Basic$0.64 $0.36 $1.26 $1.03 
Diluted$0.64 $0.36 $1.26 $1.02 
Net income (loss) per common share from discontinued operations:
Basic$0.01 $(0.03)$0.04 $(0.04)
Diluted$0.01 $(0.03)$0.04 $(0.04)
Net income per common share:
Basic$0.65 $0.33 $1.30 $0.99 
Diluted$0.65 $0.33 $1.30 $0.98 
Weighted average common and common equivalent shares:   
Basic37.5 37.5 37.6 37.4 
Diluted37.6 38.0 37.7 37.9 
Dividends declared$0.14 $0.12 $1.42 $0.36 
 
See Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements.
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Systemax Inc.
Condensed Consolidated Statements of Comprehensive Income (Unaudited)
(In millions)
 Three Months Ended
September 30,
Nine Months Ended
September 30,
 2020201920202019
Net income $24.6 $12.7 $49.2 $37.0 
Other comprehensive income:
Foreign currency translation0.3 0.0 0.1 0.1 
Total comprehensive income $24.9 $12.7 $49.3 $37.1 
 
See Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements.
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Systemax Inc.
Condensed Consolidated Statements of Cash Flows (Unaudited)
(In millions)
 Nine Months Ended
September 30,
 20202019
Cash flows from operating activities:  
Net income from continuing operations$47.7 $38.6 
Adjustments to reconcile income from continuing operations to net cash provided by (used in) operating activities:  
Depreciation and amortization3.1 3.0 
Other non-cash benefit0.0 (0.7)
Provision for doubtful accounts1.4 0.4 
Stock-based compensation3.5 4.0 
Provision for deferred taxes(0.5)(0.5)
Changes in operating assets and liabilities:
Accounts receivable(27.3)(13.0)
Inventories(19.9)5.1 
Prepaid expenses and other assets(3.1)(3.0)
Income taxes payable4.5 7.2 
Accounts payable14.1 18.7 
Accrued expenses, other current liabilities and other liabilities18.0 5.1 
Net cash provided by operating activities from continuing operations41.5 64.9 
Net cash provided by operating activities from discontinued operations0.9 0.0 
Net cash provided by operating activities42.4 64.9 
Cash flows from investing activities: 
Purchases of property, plant and equipment(1.2)(6.2)
Net cash used in investing activities(1.2)(6.2)
Cash flows from financing activities: 
Dividends paid(53.9)(257.1)
Proceeds from issuance of common stock0.5 0.8 
Payment of payroll taxes on stock-based compensation through shares withheld(0.4)(0.9)
Proceeds from the issuance of common stock from employee stock purchase plan0.8 0.8 
Repurchase of treasury shares(7.0)0.0 
Net cash used in financing activities(60.0)(256.4)
Effects of exchange rates on cash0.0 (0.1)
Net decrease in cash(18.8)(197.8)
Cash and cash equivalents – beginning of period97.2 295.4 
Cash and cash equivalents – end of period$78.4 $97.6 
Supplemental disclosures of non-cash investing and financing activities:
Right-of-use assets obtained in exchange for lease obligations:
Operating leases$27.6 $15.4 

See Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements.
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Systemax Inc.
Condensed Consolidated Statement of Shareholders’ Equity (Unaudited)
(In millions)
 Common Stock    
 Number of
Shares
Outstanding
AmountAdditional
Paid-in
Capital
Treasury
Stock
Retained
(Deficit) Earnings
Accumulated Other
Comprehensive Income (Loss)
Total
Equity
Balances, January 1, 202037,679 $0.4 $189.7 $(20.4)$2.8 $3.0 $175.5 
Stock-based compensation expense  1.0  1.0 
Issuance of restricted stock36 (0.6)0.6  0.0 
Stock withheld for employee taxes(15)(0.3)(0.3)
Proceeds from issuance of common stock30 (0.2)0.5 0.3 
Issuance of shares under employee stock purchase plan23 0.4 0.4 
Dividends (43.3)(43.3)
Repurchase of treasury shares(233)(3.9)(3.9)
Change in cumulative translation adjustment(0.2)(0.2)
Net income    8.2 8.2 
Balances, March 31, 202037,520 $0.4 $190.3 $(23.5)$(32.3)$2.8 $137.7 
Stock-based compensation expense0.8 $0.8 
Issuance of restricted stock5 (0.1)0.1 0.0 
Dividends(5.3)(5.3)
Repurchase of treasury shares(50)(0.9)(0.9)
Net income$16.4 16.4 
Balances, June 30, 202037,475 $0.4 $191.0 $(24.3)$(21.2)$2.8 $148.7 
Stock-based compensation expense1.7 1.7 
Stock withheld for employee taxes(5)(0.1)(0.1)
Proceeds from issuance of common stock21 (0.2)0.4 0.2 
Issuance of shares under employee stock purchase plan27 0.4 0.4 
Dividends(5.3)(5.3)
Repurchase of treasury shares(109)(2.4)(2.4)
Change in cumulative translation adjustment0.3 0.3 
Net income24.6 24.6 
Balances, September 30, 202037,409 $0.4 $192.9 $(26.4)$(1.9)$3.1 $168.1 

See Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements.
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 Common Stock    
 Number of
Shares
Outstanding
AmountAdditional
Paid-in
Capital
Treasury
Stock
Retained
(Deficit) Earnings
Accumulated Other
Comprehensive Income
Total
Equity
Balances, January 1, 201937,335 $0.4 $187.0 $(25.1)$(27.6)$3.0 $137.7 
Stock-based compensation expense  1.5  1.5 
Issuance of restricted stock103 (1.8)1.8  0.0 
Stock withheld for employee taxes(34)(0.8)(0.8)
Proceeds from issuance of common stock3 0.0 
Issuance of shares under employee stock purchase plan21 0.4 0.4 
Dividends(4.5)(4.5)
Net income    9.7 9.7 
Balances, March 31, 201937,428 $0.4 $187.1 $(24.1)$(22.4)$3.0 $144.0 
Stock-based compensation expense1.3 1.3 
Issuance of restricted stock6 0.0 
Stock withheld for employee taxes(1)0.0 
Proceeds from issuance of common stock53 (0.3)0.9 0.6 
Dividends(4.5)(4.5)
Change in cumulative translation adjustment0.1 0.1 
Net income14.6 14.6 
Balances, June 30, 201937,486 $0.4 $188.1 $(23.2)$(12.3)$3.1 $156.1 
Stock-based compensation expense1.2 1.2 
Stock withheld for employee taxes(4)(0.1)(0.1)
Proceeds from issuance of common stock21 (0.2)0.4 0.2 
Issuance of shares under employee stock purchase plan23 0.4 0.4 
Dividends(4.6)(4.6)
Net income12.7 12.7 
Balances, September 30, 201937,526 $0.4 $189.5 $(22.9)$(4.2)$3.1 $165.9 

See Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements.
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Systemax Inc.
Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements (Unaudited)

1.Basis of Presentation

The accompanying condensed consolidated financial statements of Systemax Inc., with its subsidiaries, (the "Company") are unaudited and have been prepared in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America for interim financial information and the rules and regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Certain information and footnote disclosures normally included in financial statements prepared in accordance with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America are not required in these interim financial statements and have been condensed or omitted.  All significant intercompany accounts and transactions have been eliminated in consolidation.

Systemax Inc., through its operating subsidiaries, is primarily a direct marketer of brand name and private label industrial and business equipment and supplies in North America going to market through a system of branded e-commerce websites and relationship marketers. Systemax operates and is internally managed in one reportable business segment. The Company sells a wide array of industrial and general hard goods and supplies and to a lesser extent products that would fall into the generally recognizable category of maintenance, repair and operations ("MRO"), markets the Company has served since 1949. Because of the large number of products and product categories the Company offers, providing information on the amount of revenue derived from transactions with external customers for each product or groupings of product is impractical.

Included in discontinued operations is the Company’s former North American Technology Group ("NATG") business, which was sold in December 2015 and has been winding down its operations since then. Accordingly, these components and any related results of operations are reflected in discontinued operations. For the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2020, net income from the NATG business totaled $0.5 million and $1.5 million, respectively, and for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2019, net loss from the NATG business totaled $1.0 million and $1.6 million, respectively.

In the opinion of management, the accompanying condensed consolidated financial statements contain all normal and recurring adjustments necessary to present fairly the financial position of the Company as of September 30, 2020 and the results of operations for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2020 and 2019, statements of comprehensive income (loss) for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2020 and 2019, cash flows for the nine month periods ended September 30, 2020 and 2019 and changes in shareholders’ equity for the three and nine month periods ended September 30, 2020 and 2019.  The December 31, 2019 Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheet has been derived from the audited consolidated financial statements included in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019.

These condensed consolidated financial statements should be read in conjunction with the Company’s audited consolidated financial statements as of December 31, 2019 and for the year then ended included in the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019.  The results for the nine month period ended September 30, 2020 are not necessarily indicative of the results for the entire year.

Systemax manages its business and reports using a 52-53 week fiscal year that ends at midnight on the Saturday closest to December 31.  For clarity of presentation herein, fiscal years and quarters are referred to as if they ended on the traditional calendar month.  The actual fiscal second quarter ended on September 26, 2020 and September 28, 2019.  The third quarters of both 2020 and 2019 included 13 weeks and the first nine months of both 2020 and 2019 included 39 weeks.

Related Party Transactions

During 2020, the Company made inventory purchases of approximately $2.7 million from an entity owned by immediate family members of the Company's Executive Chairman. Amounts outstanding at September 30, 2020 totaled $0.6 million and are recorded in Accounts payable in the accompanying Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheet. During 2020, the Company recorded approximately $0.5 million in legal fee expense from a law firm which employs an immediate family member of one of the Company's Vice Chairman. There was a de minimis amount of outstanding payables to this entity at September 30, 2020. Also in 2020, the Company had sales of approximately $0.4 million to an entity that has on its parent company's board of trustees one of the Company's Board members. All of the foregoing transactions were carried out on an arm's length basis and with prior approval of the Company's Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee.
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Recent Accounting Pronouncements

Public companies in the United States are subject to the accounting and reporting requirements of various authorities, including the Financial Accounting Standards Board (“FASB”) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).  These authorities issue numerous pronouncements, most of which are not applicable to the Company’s current or reasonably foreseeable operating structure.

In December 2019, the FASB issued ASU 2019-12, Income Taxes (Topic 740): Simplifying the Accounting for Income Taxes. This ASU clarifies and simplifies accounting for income taxes by eliminating certain exceptions for intraperiod tax allocation principles and the methodology for calculating income tax rates in an interim period, among other updates. This ASU is effective for fiscal years, and interim periods within those fiscal years, beginning after December 15, 2020, with early adoption permitted. The Company will adopt this ASU effective January 1, 2021. The Company believes the adoption of this pronouncement will not have a material impact on the Company's financial position or results of operations.


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2.Revenue

The Company’s revenue is shown as “Net sales” in the accompanying Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations and is measured as the determined transaction price, net of any variable consideration consisting primarily of rights to return product. The Company has elected to treat freight and shipping and handling revenues as activities to fulfill its performance obligation. Billings for freight and shipping and handling are recorded in net sales and costs of freight and shipping and handling are recorded in cost of sales in the accompanying Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations.

The Company will record a contract liability in cases where customers pay in advance of the Company satisfying its performance obligation. The Company did not have any material unsatisfied performance obligations or contract liabilities as of September 30, 2020.

The Company offers customers rights to return product within a certain time, usually 30 days. The Company estimates its sales returns liability quarterly, based upon its historical returns rates, as a percentage of historical sales for the trailing twelve-month period. The total accrued sales returns liability was approximately $2.4 million and $1.9 million at September 30, 2020 and December 31, 2019, respectively, and was recorded as a refund liability in Accrued expenses and other current liabilities in the accompanying Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets.

Disaggregation of Revenues

The Company believes its presentation of revenue by geography most reasonably depicts how the nature, amount, timing and uncertainty of the Company's revenue and cash flows are affected by economic and industry factors, including fluctuations in exchange rates between the U.S. and Canada. The following table presents the Company's revenue, from continuing operations, by geography for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020 and September 30, 2019, respectively (in millions):

 Three Months Ended
September 30,
Nine Months Ended
September 30,
 2020201920202019
Net sales: 
United States$270.3 $232.8 $711.6 $690.3 
Canada15.4 11.1 43.5 34.4 
Consolidated$285.7 $243.9 $755.1 $724.7 


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3.Credit Losses

On January 1, 2020 the Company adopted ASU 2016-13, Financial Instruments - Credit Losses: Measurement of Credit Losses on Financial Instruments (Topic 326). The Company's trade accounts receivable are subject to this standard. The adoption of this ASU did not have a material impact on the Company's financial position or results of operations.

The Company’s trade accounts receivable is one portfolio comprised of commercial businesses operating in the U.S. and to a much lesser extent, Canada. The Company develops its allowances for credit losses, which represent an estimate of expected losses over the remaining contractual life of its receivables, considering customer financial condition, historical loss experience with its customers, current market economic conditions and forecasts of future economic conditions when appropriate. When the Company becomes aware of a customer's inability to meet its financial obligation, a specific reserve is recorded to reduce the receivable to the expected amount to be collected. For the balance of its trade receivables, the Company uses a loss rate method to estimate its credit loss reserve. Historical loss experience rates are calculated using receivable write offs over a trailing twelve-month period and comparing that to the average receivable balances over the same period. That rate is applied to the current accounts receivable portfolio, excluding accounts that have been specifically reserved. Any write offs incurred are recorded against the established reserves.

The Company grants credit to commercial business customers using an electronic application process that evaluates the customer's detailed credit report, reference responses, availability under credit facilities, existing liens, tenure of management and business history, among other factors. Credit terms are typically net 30 days payment required with larger businesses eligible for up to net 90 day terms, if qualified.

The following is a rollforward of the allowances for credit losses related to trade accounts receivable for the nine months ended September 30, 2020:
September 30, 2020
Balance at beginning of period$1.2 
Current period provision1.4 
Write-offs(0.6)
Balance at end of period
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4.Discontinued Operations and Special (Gains) Charges

The Company’s discontinued operations include the results of the NATG business sold in December 2015 (See Note 1). 

In the third quarter ended September 30, 2020, the Company's NATG discontinued operations recorded approximately $0.8 million in vendor settlements offset by approximately $0.1 million in facility costs and professional fees and recorded approximately $0.2 million for the provision for income taxes. For the nine months ended September 30, 2020, the Company received approximately $1.9 million in restitution receipts and recorded approximately $0.9 million in vendor settlements offset by approximately $0.8 million of facility costs and professional fees and recorded approximately $0.5 million for the provision for income taxes. The Company expects that total additional exit charges related to discontinued operations after this quarter may aggregate up to $0.5 million.

The Company has not incurred any special charges in 2020 in continuing operations. During the third quarter of 2019, the Company's former German branch recorded special gains of approximately $0.8 million related to the settlement of its outstanding lease obligation.

The following table details liabilities related to the exit costs of the sold businesses that remain as of September 30, 2020 (in millions):
 Accrued exit costs
Balance January 1, 2020$2.8 
Charged to expense 0.2 
Paid or otherwise settled(0.4)
Balance September 30, 2020$2.6 

The following table details liabilities related to the exit costs of the sold businesses that remained for 2019 (in millions):
 Accrued exit costs
Balance January 1, 2019$2.8 
Charged to expense 0.7 
Paid or otherwise settled(0.7)
Balance December 31, 2019$2.8 
 
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5.Net Income (Loss) per Common Share

Net income per common share - basic was calculated based upon the weighted average number of common shares outstanding during the respective periods presented using the two-class method of computing earnings per share.  The two-class method was used as the Company has outstanding restricted stock with rights to dividend participation for unvested shares. Undistributed net income is allocated between common shares outstanding and participating securities to the extent that each security may share in earnings as if all of the earnings for the period had been distributed. Undistributed net losses are not allocated to our participating securities as these participating securities do not have a contractual obligation to share in losses. Net income per common share - diluted was calculated based upon the weighted average number of common shares outstanding and included the equivalent shares for dilutive options outstanding during the respective periods, including unvested options.  The dilutive effect of outstanding options and restricted stock issued by the Company is reflected in net income per share - diluted using the treasury stock method.  Under the treasury stock method, options will only have a dilutive effect when the average market price of common stock during the period exceeds the exercise price of the options.

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The following table presents the computation of basic and diluted net income (loss) per share under the two-class method for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020 and 2019 (in millions, except for per share amounts):
Three Months Ended
September 30,
Nine Months Ended
September 30,
2020201920202019
Net income from continuing operations$24.1 $13.7 $47.7 $38.6 
Less: Distributed net income available to participating securities0.0 0.0 (0.3)(0.1)
Less: Undistributed net income available to participating securities(0.1)(0.1)0.0 (0.1)
Numerator for basic net income per share:
Undistributed and distributed net income available to common shareholders$24.0 $13.6 $47.4 $38.4 
Add: Undistributed net income allocated to participating securities0.1 0.1 0.0 0.1 
Less: Undistributed net income reallocated to participating securities(0.1)(0.1)0.0 0.0 
Numerator for diluted net income per share:
Undistributed and distributed net income available to common shareholders$24.0 $13.6 $47.4 $38.5 
Denominator:
Weighted average shares outstanding for basic net income per share37.5 37.5 37.6 37.4 
Effect of dilutive securities0.1 0.5 0.1 0.5 
Weighted average shares outstanding for diluted net income per share37.6 38.0 37.7 37.9 
Net income per share from continuing operations:
Basic$0.64 $0.36 $1.26 $1.03 
Diluted$0.64 $0.36 $1.26 $1.02 
Net income (loss) from discontinued operations$0.5 $(1.0)$1.5 $(1.6)
Net income (loss) per share from discontinued operations:
Basic$0.01 $(0.03)$0.04 $(0.04)
Diluted$0.01 $(0.03)$0.04 $(0.04)
Net income per share:
Basic$0.65 $0.33 $1.30 $0.99 
Diluted$0.65 $0.33 $1.30 $0.98 
Potentially dilutive securities0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 

Potentially dilutive securities attributable to outstanding stock options, restricted stock units, and performance share units excluded from the calculation of diluted earnings per share where the combined exercise price and average unamortized fair value are greater than the average market price of Systemax Inc.'s common stock, and their inclusion would be anti-dilutive.

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6.Credit Facilities

The Company maintains a $75 million secured revolving credit facility with one financial institution, which has a five year term, maturing on October 28, 2021 and provides for borrowings in the United States. The credit agreement contains certain operating, financial and other covenants, including limits on annual levels of capital expenditures, availability tests related to payments of dividends and stock repurchases and fixed charge coverage tests related to acquisitions.  The revolving credit agreement requires that a minimum level of availability be maintained. If such availability is not maintained, the Company will be required to maintain a fixed charge coverage ratio (as defined). The borrowings under the agreement are subject to borrowing base limitations of up to 85% of eligible accounts receivable and the inventory advance rate computed as the lesser of 60% or 85% of the net orderly liquidation value (“NOLV”). Borrowings are secured by substantially all of the Borrower’s assets, as defined, including all accounts, accounts receivable, inventory and certain other assets, subject to limited exceptions, including the exclusion of certain foreign assets from the collateral. The interest rate under the amended and restated facility is computed at applicable market rates based on the London interbank offered rate (“LIBOR”), the Federal Reserve Bank of New York (“NYFRB”) or the Prime Rate, plus an applicable margin. The applicable margin varies based on borrowing base availability. As of September 30, 2020, eligible collateral under the credit agreement was $75.0 million, total availability was $73.0 million, total outstanding letters of credit were $1.6 million, total excess availability was $71.4 million and there were no outstanding borrowings. The Company was in compliance with all of the covenants of the credit agreement in place as of September 30, 2020.

7.Fair Value Measurements

On January 1, 2020 the Company adopted ASU 2018-13, Fair Value Measurements (Topic 820). The adoption of this ASU did not have a material impact on the Company's financial position or results of operations.

Fair value accounting standards define fair value as the price that would be received to sell an asset or paid to transfer a liability in an orderly transaction between market participants at the measurement date. The fair value standards establish the fair value hierarchy to prioritize the inputs used in valuation techniques. There are three levels to the fair value hierarchy (Level 1 is the highest priority and Level 3 is the lowest priority):
Level 1 -Observable inputs that reflect quoted prices (unadjusted) for identical assets or liabilities in active markets.
Level 2 -Inputs other than quoted prices included in Level 1 that are observable for the asset or liability either directly or indirectly.
Level 3 -Unobservable inputs which are supported by little or no market activity

Financial instruments consist primarily of investments in cash, trade accounts receivable, debt and accounts payable. The Company determines the fair value of financial instruments based on interest rates available to the Company. At September 30, 2020 and 2019, the carrying amounts of cash, accounts receivable and accounts payable are considered to be representative of their respective fair values due to their short-term nature. Cash is classified as Level 1 within the fair value hierarchy.  

The fair value with respect to goodwill is measured in connection with the Company’s annual impairment testing. The Company operates in one reporting unit and performs a quantitative assessment of its goodwill by comparing the Company's fair market value, or market capitalization, to the carrying value of the Company, including goodwill, to determine if impairment exists. Any excess of the carrying amount over fair value would be charged to impairment expense.

Long-lived assets are assets used in the Company’s operations and include definite-lived intangible assets, leasehold improvements, warehouse and similar property used to generate sales and cash flows.  Long-lived assets are tested for impairment utilizing a recoverability test. The recoverability test compares the carrying value of an asset group to the undiscounted cash flows directly attributable to the asset group over the life of the primary asset.  If the undiscounted cash flows of an asset group is less than the carrying value of the asset group, the fair value of the asset group is then measured.  If the fair value is also determined to be less than the carrying value of the asset group, the asset group is impaired.

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8.Stock Repurchases

In July 2018 the Company's Board of Directors approved a share repurchase program with a repurchase authorization of up to two million shares of the Company's common stock.

During the third quarter of 2020, the Company repurchased 108,887 common shares for approximately $2.4 million and for the nine months ended September 30, 2020, the Company repurchased 392,337 common shares for $7.2 million under its share repurchase authorization.

9.Legal Proceedings

The Company and its subsidiaries are from time to time involved in various lawsuits, claims, investigations and proceedings which may include commercial, employment, tax, customs and trade, customer, vendor, personal injury, products liability, products regulation and labelling, creditors rights and health and safety law matters, including workers compensation claims, which are handled and defended in the ordinary course of business. Certain of these matters are covered by the Company’s insurance policies, subject to customary deductibles. In addition, the Company is from time to time subjected to various assertions, claims, proceedings and requests for damages and/or indemnification concerning sales channel practices and intellectual property matters, including patent infringement suits involving technologies that are incorporated in a broad spectrum of products the Company sells or that are incorporated in the Company’s e-commerce sales channels, as well as trademark/copyright infringement claims.  The Company is also audited by (or has initiated voluntary disclosure agreements with) various U.S. Federal and state authorities, as well as Canadian authorities, concerning potential income tax, sales tax and/or "unclaimed property" liabilities.  These matters are in various stages of investigation, negotiation and/or litigation.   The Company's NATG subsidiaries are being audited by an entity representing 28 states seeking recovery of “unclaimed property” and has received separate demands from 20 states requesting payments of their claimed amounts.  The Company is complying with the unclaimed property audit, is providing requested information and has corresponded with the states regarding possible further discussions. The Company intends to vigorously defend these matters and believes it has strong defenses.

Although the Company does not expect, based on currently available information, that the outcome in any of these matters, individually or collectively, will have a material adverse effect on its financial position or results of operations, the ultimate outcome is inherently unpredictable.  Therefore, judgments could be rendered or settlements entered, that could adversely affect the Company’s operating results or cash flows in a particular period.  The Company regularly assesses all of its litigation and threatened litigation as to the probability of ultimately incurring a liability and records its best estimate of the ultimate loss in situations where it assesses the likelihood of loss as probable and estimable.  In this regard, the Company establishes accrual estimates for its various lawsuits, claims, investigations and proceedings when it is probable that an asset has been impaired or a liability incurred at the date of the financial statements and the loss can be reasonably estimated. At September 30, 2020 the Company has established accruals for certain of its various lawsuits, claims, investigations and proceedings based upon estimates of the most likely outcome in a range of loss or the minimum amounts in a range of loss if no amount within a range is a more likely estimate.  The Company does not believe that at September 30, 2020 any reasonably possible losses in excess of the amounts accrued would be material to the financial statements.


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Item 2. Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations

Forward-Looking Statements

This report contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of that term in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934).  Additional written or oral forward-looking statements may be made by the Company from time to time, in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission or otherwise.  Statements contained in this report that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and are based on management’s estimates, assumptions and projections and are not guarantees of future performance.  Forward-looking statements may include, but are not limited to, statements regarding: projections or estimates of revenue, income or loss, exit costs, cash flow needs and capital expenditures, fluctuations in general economic conditions, future operations, such as, plans relating to new distribution facilities, plans for utilizing alternative sources of supply in response to government tariffs and trade actions and/or due to supply chain disruptions arising from the Coronavirus pandemic, and plans for new products or services, plans for acquisition or sale of businesses, including expansion or restructuring plans, such as our exit from and winding down of our sold North American Technology Group ("NATG") operations and European operations, financing needs, compliance with financial covenants in loan agreements, assessments of materiality, predictions of future events and the effects of pending and possible litigation and assumptions relating to the foregoing. In addition, when used in this discussion, the words “anticipates,” “believes,” “estimates,” “expects,” “intends,” “plans” and variations thereof and similar expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements.

Other factors that may affect our future results of operations and financial condition include, but are not limited to, unanticipated developments in any one or more of the following areas, as well as other factors which may be detailed from time to time in our Securities and Exchange Commission filings: general economic conditions, such as customer inventory levels, interest rates, borrowing ability and economic conditions in the manufacturing industry generally, will continue to impact our business; the temporary closing of many businesses, and reduced business activity, during the Coronavirus pandemic has negatively impacted the general economy, and decreased customer purchasing volume generally, which negatively affected our business and may do so in future periods until general business activity reaches pre-pandemic levels; the imposition of tariffs and other trade barriers, as well as retaliatory trade measures, have caused us to raise the prices on certain of our products and seek alternate sources of supply, which could negatively impact our sales or disrupt our operations in the future; increases in freight and shipping costs have from time to time impacted our margins to the extent the increases could not be passed along to customers in a timely manner and may impact our margins again in the future, and factors affecting the shipping and distribution of products imported to the United States by us or our domestic vendors, such as global availability of shipping containers and fuel costs can impact our results as well; our reliance on common carrier delivery services for shipping inventoried merchandise to customers; our reliance on drop ship deliveries directly to customers by our product vendors for products we do not hold in inventory; delays in the timely availability of products from our suppliers could delay receipt of needed product and result in lost sales; in this regard, global supply chains and the timely availability of products, particularly products, or product components used in domestic manufacturing, imported from China and other Asian nations as well as from other countries, have been, and in the future could continue to be adversely affected by allocation restrictions of difficult to source products by our vendors, quarantines, factory slowdowns or shutdowns, border closings and travel restrictions resulting from the Coronavirus pandemic; additionally governmental mandated shutdowns of entities deemed to be non-essential businesses has negatively impacted sales of our products to those businesses and will continue to impact our sales as long as these mandated closures are in place; the extent to which the Coronavirus pandemic continues to impact our operations and financial results will depend on numerous evolving factors including the duration of the pandemic, our ability to keep our distribution centers operating productively and with minimal down time for Coronavirus safety and remediation efforts; governmental actions such as “stay at home” or “shelter in place” regulations or guidelines, that have been and continue to be taken in response to the pandemic; the impact, duration and severity of the pandemic on economic activity; how long it will take to return to more historic levels of economic growth, the effect of the economic downturn on our customers and customer demand for our products, liquidity constraints on our vendors or customers; our ability to maintain available capacity in our distribution operations for stocked inventory and to enable on time shipment and deliveries, such as by timely implementing additional temporary or permanent distribution resources, whether in the form of additional facilities we operate or by outsourcing certain functions to third party distribution and logistics partners; we compete with other companies for recruiting, training, integrating and retaining talented and experienced employees, particularly in markets where we and they have central distribution facilities; this aspect of competition is aggravated by the current tight labor market in the U.S. which is also undergoing competitive changes due to the coronavirus pandemic; risks involved with e-commerce, including possible loss of business and customer dissatisfaction if outages or other computer-related problems should preclude customer access to our products and services; our information systems and other technology platforms supporting our sales, procurement and other operations are critical to our operations and disruptions or delays have occurred and could occur in the future, and if not timely
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addressed could have a material adverse effect on us; a data security breach due to our e-commerce, data storage or other information systems being hacked by those seeking to steal Company, vendor, employee or customer information, or due to employee error, resulting in disruption to our operations, litigation and/or loss of reputation or business; managing various inventory risks, such as being unable to profitably resell excess or obsolete inventory and/or the loss of product return rights from our vendors; meeting credit card industry compliance standards in order to maintain our ability to accept credit cards; rising interest rates, increased borrowing costs or limited credit availability, including our own ability to maintain satisfactory credit agreements and to renew credit facilities, could impact both our and our customers’ ability to fund purchases and conduct operations in the ordinary course; pending or threatened litigation and investigations, as well as anti-dumping and other government trade and customs proceedings, could adversely affect our business and results of operations; sales tax laws or government enforcement priorities may be changed which could result in e-commerce and direct mail retailers having to collect sales taxes in states where the current laws and/or prior interpretations do not require us to do so; and extreme weather conditions could disrupt our product supply chain and our ability to ship or receive products, which would adversely impact sales.

Forward-looking statements in this report are based on the Company’s beliefs and expectations as of the date of this report and are subject to risks and uncertainties which may have a significant impact on the Company’s business, operating results or financial condition.  Investors are cautioned that these forward-looking statements are inherently uncertain.  Should one or more of the risks or uncertainties materialize, or should underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results or outcomes may vary materially from those described herein.  Statements in this report, particularly in “Item 2. Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations” and the Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements, as well as information under the heading “Risk Factors” in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for fiscal year 2019, describe certain factors, among others, that could contribute to or cause such differences.

Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements contained in this report, which speak only as of the date of this report.  We undertake no obligation to publicly release the result of any revisions to these forward-looking statements that may be made to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unexpected events.

Overview

Systemax Inc., through its operating subsidiaries, is primarily a direct marketer of brand name and private label industrial and business equipment and supplies in North America going to market through a system of branded e-commerce websites and relationship marketers.

Continuing Operations

The Company, through its operating subsidiaries, sells a wide array of industrial and general business hard goods and supplies and to a lesser extent products that would fall into the generally recognizable category of maintenance, repair and operational ("MRO") products, which are marketed in North America.  Many of these products are manufactured by other companies.  Some products are manufactured for us and sold under our brand as a white label product, and some are manufactured to our own design and marketed under the trademarks: GlobalTM, GlobalIndustrial.comTM, NexelTM, ParamountTM and InterionTM..  

See Note 2 to the condensed consolidated financial statements for additional financial information about our business' geographic operations.

Discontinued Operations

As disclosed above, the operating results of discontinued operations in the accompanying financial statements are from the NATG business sold in 2015.

Operating Conditions

The North American industrial products market is highly fragmented and we compete against multiple distribution channels.  Industrial products distribution is working capital intensive, requiring us to incur significant costs associated with the warehousing of many products, including the costs of maintaining inventory, leasing warehouse space, inventory management systems and employing personnel to perform the associated tasks. We supplement our on-hand product availability by maintaining relationships with major distributors and manufacturers, utilizing a combination of stock and drop-shipment fulfillment.
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The primary component of our operating expenses historically has been employee-related costs, which includes items such as wages, commissions, bonuses, employee benefits and equity based compensation, as well as marketing expenses, primarily comprised of marketing spend, and occupancy related charges associated with our distribution and call center facilities. We continually assess our operations to ensure that they are efficient, aligned with market conditions and responsive to customer needs.

In the discussion of our results of operations, constant currency refers to the adjustment of the results of our foreign operations to exclude the effects of period to period fluctuations in currency exchange rates.

The discussion of our results of operations and financial condition that follows will provide information that will assist in understanding our financial statements, the factors that we believe may affect our future results and financial condition as well as information about how certain accounting principles and estimates affect the consolidated financial statements.  This discussion should be read in conjunction with the condensed consolidated financial statements included herein and in conjunction with the audited financial statements as of December 31, 2019 and the other information provided in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2019.

Recent Developments

Our results through September 30, 2020 reflect the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Revenue for the third quarter recovered substantially, growing by 18% sequentially and by 17% over the third quarter of last year. Revenue performance was driven by an expansion of our private label offering, an expanding pandemic product line including Personal Protection Equipment "PPE", and solid demand for core non-PPE product lines as businesses and schools began to reopen. However, we can give no assurance that the recent positive trends will continue, that our business will not be materially adversely affected by further pandemic developments, including continuing delay in business and school re-openings, a further resurgence of the coronavirus, or the general adverse effect on the economy and our customers these developments could cause.

Critical Accounting Policies and Estimates

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with accounting principles generally accepted in the United States of America requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities at the date of the financial statements, and revenues and expenses during the period.  Significant accounting policies employed by the Company, including the use of estimates, were presented in the Notes to Consolidated Financial Statements of the Company’s 2019 Annual Report on Form 10-K.

Critical accounting policies are those that are most important to the presentation of our financial condition and results of operations, require management’s most difficult, subjective and complex judgments, and involve uncertainties.  The accounting policies that have been identified as critical to our business operations and understanding the results of operations pertain to revenue recognition; accounts receivable and allowance for doubtful accounts; inventory valuation; goodwill and intangible assets; long-lived assets; and income taxes.  The application of each of these critical accounting policies and estimates was discussed in Item 7 of the Company’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2019.  There have been no significant changes in the application of critical accounting policies or estimates during 2020.  Management believes that full consideration has been given to all relevant circumstances that we may be subject to, and the condensed consolidated financial statements of the Company accurately reflect management’s best estimate of the consolidated results of operations, financial position and cash flows of the Company for the periods presented.  Because of the uncertainty in these estimates, actual results could differ from estimates used in applying the critical accounting policies.  We are not aware of any reasonably likely events or circumstances which would result in different amounts being reported that would materially affect the Company’s financial condition or results of operations.

Public companies in the United States are subject to the accounting and reporting requirements of various authorities, including the Financial Accounting Standards Board (“FASB”) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).  These authorities issue numerous pronouncements, most of which are not applicable to the Company’s current or reasonably foreseeable operating structure. See Note 1 of the condensed consolidated financial statements, Recent Accounting Pronouncements.

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Highlights from Q3 2020 and Year to Date Q3 2020

The discussion of our results of operations and financial conditions that follows will provide information that will assist in understanding our financial statements and information about how certain accounting principles and estimates affect the condensed consolidated financial statements included herein.

Consolidated sales increased 17.1% to $285.7 million for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 and average daily sales increased 17.1% compared to prior year. Consolidated sales increased 4.2% to $755.1 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2020 and average daily sales increased 4.2% compared to prior year.
On a Non-GAAP*, average daily sales, constant currency basis, sales increased 17.2% for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020, compared to prior year and sales increased 4.3% for the nine months ended September 30, 2020 compared to prior year.
Consolidated operating income grew 69.7% to $31.4 million for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 compared to $18.5 million in 2019 and increased 21.9% to $63.0 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2020 compared to $51.7 million in 2019.
Net income per diluted share from continuing operations increased 77.8% to $0.64 for the third quarter ended September 30, 2020 compared to $0.36 in 2019 and increased 23.5% to $1.26 for the nine months ended September 30, 2020 compared to $1.02 in 2019.

*Non-GAAP, average daily sales, constant currency is calculated based upon the number of selling days in each period, with Canadian sales converted to US Dollars using the prior year’s average exchange rate.
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Results of Operations

Three and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2020 compared to the Three and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2019

Key Performance Indicators* (in millions):
 Three Months Ended September 30,Nine Months Ended September 30,
20202019%
Change
20202019%
Change
Net sales of continuing operations:   
Consolidated net sales$285.7$243.917.1%$755.1$724.74.2%
Consolidated gross profit$102.3$84.421.2%$263.8$250.75.2%
Consolidated gross margin35.8%34.6%1.2%34.9%34.6%0.3%
Consolidated SD&A costs$70.9$66.76.3%$200.8$199.80.5%
Consolidated SD&A costs as a % of net sales24.8%27.3%(2.5)%26.6%27.6%(1.0)%
Operating income from continuing operations:   
Consolidated operating income$31.4$18.569.7%$63.0$51.721.9%
Consolidated operating margin from continuing operations11.0%7.6%3.4%8.3%7.1%1.2%
Effective income tax rate23.5%25.5%(2.0)%24.2%25.3%(1.1)%
Net income from continuing operations$24.1$13.775.9%$47.7$38.623.6%
Net margin from continuing operations8.4%5.6%2.8%6.3%5.3%1.0%
Net income per diluted share from continuing operations$0.64$0.3677.8%$1.26$1.0223.5%
Net income (loss) from discontinued operations$0.5$(1.0)150.0%$1.5(1.6)193.8%
*excludes discontinued operations (See Note 4 of Notes to Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements).



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SYSTEMAX INC.
Consolidated Results Summary(1) – Unaudited
(in millions)

Quarter ended September 30, Nine Months Ended September 30,
GAAP:202020192020 vs. 2019202020192020 vs. 2019
Net sales$285.7$243.917.1%$755.1$724.74.2%
Average daily sales*4.53.917.1%4.03.84.2%
Operating income from continuing operations$31.4$18.569.7%$63.0$51.721.9%
  Operating margin %11.0%7.6%8.3%7.1%
Non-GAAP:
Net sales
Average daily sales, constant currency**4.53.917.2%