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10x Genomics Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results and Provides 2019 Revenue Guidance


PLEASANTON, Calif., Nov. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 10x Genomics, Inc. (NASDAQ:TXG), today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2019.

Recent Highlights

  • Revenue of $61.2 million for the third quarter of 2019, representing a 67% increase over the third quarter of 2018
  • Completed initial public offering, raising $410.8 million of net proceeds, after underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses

"During the quarter, we had solid execution across all fronts demonstrating the strength of our business," said Serge Saxonov, PhD, CEO and co-founder of 10x Genomics. "Our Chromium platform continues to see strong momentum with increasing publications and scientific discoveries coming out of our customers' labs. In September, we began taking pre-orders for our new Visium Spatial Gene Expression Solution and are encouraged by the early interest in this product from both new and existing customers. Following the successful completion of our IPO, we look forward to continuing our rapid pace of innovation to lead the transformation of biology in the coming decades."

Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results
Revenue was $61.2 million in the three months ended September 30, 2019, a 67% increase from $36.6 million in the three months ended September 30, 2018. 

Gross margin was 75% for the third quarter of 2019, as compared to 86% in the corresponding prior year period. The decrease in gross margin was driven by higher accrued royalties related to ongoing litigation.  

Operating expenses were $54.8 million for the third quarter of 2019, as compared to $46.3 million in the corresponding prior year period, an increase of 18%.

Net loss was $9.6 million in the third quarter of 2019, as compared to $15.3 million in the corresponding prior year period.

Cash and cash equivalents were $427.4 million as of September 30, 2019. In September 2019, 10x Genomics completed an initial public offering, raising $410.8 million net of underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses.

2019 Financial Guidance
10x Genomics expects full year 2019 revenue to be in the range of $238 million to $242 million, representing 63% to 65% growth over full year 2018 revenue.

Webcast and Conference Call Information
10x Genomics will host a conference call to discuss the third quarter 2019 financial results, business developments and outlook after market close on November 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM Pacific Time / 5:00 PM Eastern Time. The conference call can be accessed live over the phone (877) 665-6515 for U.S. callers or (602) 563-8470 for international callers (Conference ID: 5899936). A live and archived webcast of the event will be available at for at least 14 days following the event.

About 10x Genomics
10x Genomics is a life science technology company building products to interrogate, understand and master biology to advance human health. The company's integrated solutions include instruments, consumables and software for analyzing biological systems at a resolution and scale that matches the complexity of biology. 10x Genomics products have been adopted by researchers around the world including 93 of the top 100 global research institutions and 90 percent of the top 20 global pharmaceutical companies, and have been cited in over 570 research papers on discoveries ranging from oncology to immunology and neuroscience. The company's patent portfolio comprises more than 650 issued patents and patent applications.

Forward Looking Statements
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 as contained in Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Forward-looking statements generally can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "may," "will," "should," "expect," "plan," "anticipate," "could," "intend," "target," "project" "contemplate," "believe," "estimate," "predict," "potential" or "continue" or the negatives of these terms or variations of them or similar terminology.  These forward-looking statements include statements regarding 10x Genomics, Inc.'s expected financial results for the year ended December 31, 2019, which involve risks and uncertainties that could cause 10x Genomics, Inc.'s actual results to differ materially from the anticipated results and expectations expressed in these forward-looking statements. These statements are based on management's current expectations, forecasts, beliefs, assumptions and information currently available to management, and actual outcomes and results could differ materially from these statements due to a number of factors. These and additional risks and uncertainties that could affect 10x Genomics, Inc.'s financial and operating results and cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated by the forward-looking statements made in this press release include those discussed under the captions "Risk Factors" and "Management's Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations" and elsewhere in the documents 10x Genomics, Inc. files with the Securities and Exchange Commission from time to time. The forward-looking statements in this press release are based on information available to 10x Genomics, Inc. as of the date hereof, and 10x Genomics, Inc. disclaims any obligation to update any forward-looking statements provided to reflect any change in its expectations or any change in events, conditions, or circumstances on which any such statement is based, except as required by law. These forward-looking statements should not be relied upon as representing 10x Genomics, Inc.'s views as of any date subsequent to the date of this press release.

Disclosure Information
10x Genomics uses filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, its website (, press releases, public conference calls, public webcasts and its social media accounts as means of disclosing material non-public information and for complying with its disclosure obligations under Regulation FD.           



10x Genomics, Inc.
Condensed Consolidated Statements of Operations and Comprehensive Loss
(In thousands, except share and per share data)

  Three Months Ended September 30,   Nine Months Ended September 30,
  2019     2018     2019     2018  
Revenue $ 61,207     $ 36,607     $ 170,604     $ 95,759  
Cost of revenue   15,480       5,241       44,451       13,761  
Gross profit   45,727       31,366       126,153       81,998  
Operating expenses:                              
Research and development   22,209       11,085       55,208       34,457  
In-process research and development         16,104             22,310  
Selling, general and administrative   32,614       19,110       92,078       61,030  
Accrued contingent liabilities               1,360        
Total operating expenses   54,823       46,299       148,646       117,797  
Loss from operations   (9,096 )     (14,933 )     (22,493 )     (35,799 )
Other income (expense):                      
Interest income   481       294       986       755  
Interest expense   (708 )     (659 )     (2,087 )     (1,721 )
Other expenses, net   (272 )     (31 )     (413 )     (151 )
Total other expense   (499 )     (396 )     (1,514 )     (1,117 )
Loss before provision for income taxes   (9,595 )     (15,329 )    
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