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Gendis Inc. Announces Third Quarter Results

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Dec. 10, 2012) - Gendis Inc. (TSX:GDS) today announced its financial results for the 3rd quarter ended October 31, 2012 of the fiscal year ending January 31, 2013.

Revenue for the 3rd quarter was $1,431,000 compared to $1,419,000 for last year's 3rd quarter. Net loss for the 3rd quarter was $791,000 ($0.06 per share) compared to a profit of $3,015,000 ($0.21 per share) for last year's 3rd quarter.

Revenue year-to-date was $4,471,000 compared to $4,517,000 last year. Net loss year-to-date was $8,300,000 ($0.60 per share) compared to a loss of $671,000 ($0.05 per share) for last year.

Lease rental revenue increased marginally while investment income was essentially even quarter over quarter and year-to-date. The decrease in earnings is primarily due to the change in fair value for equity investments and investment properties quarter over quarter and year-to-date.

Condensed summarized information is as follows:



quarter ended year-to-date
in millions of Canadian dollars Oct 31 Oct 31 Oct 31 Oct 31
except per share 2012 2011 2012 2011
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Lease rental revenue 0.9 0.9 3.0 3.0
Investment income 0.5 0.5 1.5 1.5
Fair value change:
Veresen 0.1 0.9 (4.4) 2.8
OSUM (1.0) 0.5 (8.2) (8.5)
Other equity investments 0.1 (0.1) (0.9) (0.1)
Investment properties (0.8) 1.6 (0.1) 1.8
Expenses (0.7) (0.9) (2.8) (2.9)
Settlement of legal claims - - 1.5 -
Income tax recovery (expense) 0.1 (0.4) 2.1 1.7

Net earnings (loss) (0.8) 3.0 (8.3) (0.7)

Earnings (loss) per share $ (0.06) $ 0.21 $ (0.60) $ (0.05)

Fair value of investments:
Veresen 25.8 28.8
OSUM 17.4 19.4
Other equity investments 1.8 0.1
Investment properties 27.9 26.9
Other assets 0.7 0.7

Debt & payables 5.5 12.7
Deferred tax payable 2.4 2.0

Shareholders' equity 65.7 61.2

quarter ended year-to-date
in millions of Canadian dollars Oct 31 Oct 31 Oct 31 Oct 31
except per share 2012 2011 2012 2011
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Cash flow from:
Operations
Cash receipts 1.6 1.9 4.7 4.7
Cash disbursements (0.8) (1.1) (2.9) (3.0)
Finance expense - (0.1) (0.1) (0.3)
Settlement of legal claims - - 1.5 (1.3)
Income taxes - - 0.7 (0.1)
Investing
Proceeds on sales of investments - - 0.1 -
Purchase of investments - - (2.7) -
Expenditures on investment properties (0.5) - (0.5) -
Financing
Debt advance (reduction) 0.1 (0.6) 0.3 0.4
Purchase of share capital for
cancellation (0.1) - (0.1) -
Dividends (0.3) (0.3) (1.0) (0.3)


GENDIS INC.
CONDENSED INTERIM STATEMENT OF FINANCIAL POSITION
(unaudited - thousands of Canadian
dollars) Oct 31 Oct 31 Jan 31
note 2012 2011 2012
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ASSETS
Current assets
Cash 10 86 142
Receivables 710 574 1,464
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Total current assets 720 660 1,606
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Non current assets
Equity investments 2 44,930 48,280 55,813
Investment property 27,900 26,880 27,560
Furnishings and equipment 39 49 52
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Total non current assets 72,869 75,209 83,425
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Total assets 73,589 75,869 85,031
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LIABILITIES
Current liabilities
Credit facilities 3 3,897 11,395 3,600
Payables 472 400 582
Current income tax payable 154 - -
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Total current liabilities 4,523 11,795 4,182
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Non current liabilities
Post employment benefit obligation 951 855 961
Deferred income tax payable 2,438 1,980 4,723
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Total non current liabilities 3,389 2,835 5,684
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Total liabilities 7,912 14,630 9,866
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SHAREHOLDERS' EQUITY 65,677 61,239 75,165
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Total liabilities and shareholders'
equity 73,589 75,869 85,031
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GENDIS INC.
CONDENSED INTERIM STATEMENT OF COMPREHENSIVE INCOME
FOR THE PERIODS ENDED OCTOBER 31
(unaudited - thousands of Canadian dollars except for share data)
quarter year-to-date
2012 2011 2012 2011
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Revenue
Lease rentals 931 912 2,959 2,990
Dividends and other investment income 500 507 1,512 1,527
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Total revenue 1,431 1,419 4,471 4,517
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Expense
Property 370 396 1,413 1,456
Administration 301 348 1,206 1,140
Finance 30 104 134 289
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Total expense 701 848 2,753 2,885
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Fair value change
Investment property (851) 1,602 (131) 1,827
Equity investments (807) 1,233 (13,503) (5,869)
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Total fair value change (1,658) 2,835 (13,634) (4,042)
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Settlement of legal claims - - 1,483 -
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Earnings (loss) before income tax (928) 3,406 (10,433) (2,410)
Income tax (expense) recovery 137 (391) 2,133 1,739
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Net earnings (loss) from operations
and comprehensive income (loss) (791) 3,015 (8,30 ) (671)
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Net earnings (loss) from operations
per share $ (0.06) $ 0.21 $ (0.60) $(0.05 )
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GENDIS INC.
CONDENSED INTERIM STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN SHAREHOLDERS' EQUITY

Share Retained Total
(unaudited - thousands - shares & Capital Earnings
Canadian dollars as applicable) # $ $ $
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Balance - January 31, 2011 13,937 14,650 47,608 62,258
Comprehensive loss to July 31, 2011 (3,686) (3,686)
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Balance - July 31, 2011 13,937 14,650 43,922 58,572
Comprehensive income for the
quarter ended October 31, 2011 3,015 3,015
Dividend paid (348) (348)
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Balance - October 31, 2011 13,937 14,650 46,589 61,239
Comprehensive income for the
remainder of the year 17,759 17,759
Dividends paid (3,833) (3,833)
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Balance - January 31, 2012 13,937 14,650 60,515 75,165
Comprehensive loss to July 31, 2012 (7,509) (7,509)
Purchase of share capital for
cancellation (6) (6) (13) (19)
Dividends paid (697) (697)
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Balance - July 31, 2012 13,931 14,644 52,296 66,940
Comprehensive loss for the
quarter ended October 31, 2012 (791) (791)
Purchase of share capital for
cancellation (40) (42) (82) (124)
Dividend paid (348) (348)
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Balance - October 31, 2012 13,891 14,602 51,075 65,677
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GENDIS INC.
CONDENSED INTERIM STATEMENT OF CASH FLOWS
FOR THE PERIODS ENDED OCTOBER 31

quarter year-to-date
(unaudited - thousands of Canadian dollars) 2012 2011 2012 2011
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Changes in cash position
By operations
Cash receipts 1,580 1,889 4,665 4,715
Cash disbursements (760) (1,042) (2,868) (3,067)
Receipt (payment) on settlement of legal
claims - - 1,483 (1,250)
Income taxes (paid) recovered - - 706 (74)
Finance expense paid (28) (102) (135) (290)
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Total by operations 792 745 3,851 34
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By investing activities
Proceeds from sale of equity
investments - - 118 -
Acquisition of equity investments - - (2,739) -
Expenditures on investment property (471) (8) (471) (33)
Proceeds on sale of equipment - 3 - 3
Expenditures on furnishings and
equipment - (9) - (9)
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Total by investing activities (471) (14) (3,092) (39)
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By financing activities
Net advance (repayment) of credit
facilities 103 (587) 297 400
Purchase of share capital for
cancellation (124) - (143) -
Dividends paid 348 (348) (1,045) (348)
Total by financing activities (369) (935) (891) 52
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Increase (decrease) in cash (48) (204) (132) 47
Cash - beginning of period 58 290 142 39
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Cash - end of period 10 86 10 86
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Gendis Inc.

Notes to the unaudited Condensed Interim Financial Statements

October 31, 2012

(All tabular amounts in thousands of Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated)



1. General information
General information on Gendis Inc. is the same as disclosed in Note 1 to
the complete audited annual financial report for the year ended January
31, 2012.
The principal accounting policies applied in the preparation of these
condensed interim financial statements are the same as set out in Note 2
to the complete audited annual financial report for the year ended
January 31, 2012. These policies have been consistently applied to all
periods presented.


2. Investments

Oct 31 Jan 31
2012 2012
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Veresen 25,760 30,120
OSUM 17,405 25,595
Other equity investments 1,765 98
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44,930 55,813
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3. Credit facilities
Remaining
Borrowing borrowing Carrying value
Balance availability of collateral
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Oct 31 Jan 31 Oct 31 Jan 31 Oct 31 Jan 31
2012 2012 2012 2012 2012 2012
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Banker's acceptances 3,497 3,000
Bank demand loan 400 600
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3,897 3,600 6,100 8,400 23,852 27,890
Broker's margin account - - 1,177 1,115 2,673 2,328
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3,897 3,600 7,277 9,515 26,525 30,218
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4. Settlement of legal claims
The Company reached a settlement with its insurer concerning the
settlement of legal claims against the Company and some of its Directors
by two suppliers and a buying agent and importer to a former subsidiary
of the Company.


5. Subsequent Event
On December 10, 2012, the Company declared a regular dividend of 2.5
cents per share to shareholders of record December 21, 2012, payable
January 4, 2013.

During the period November 1, 2012 to December 10, 2012, the Company
sold 105,000 shares of OSUM for net proceeds of $899,000.

During the period November 1, 2012 to December 10, 2012, the Company
purchased 1-million shares of Input Capital Corp., a private company,
for $1-million.



FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Gendis Inc.
James E. Cohen
President & Chief Executive Officer
(204)474-5200
(204)474-5201 (FAX)
finance@gendis.ca
www.gendis.ca

 

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