Westell reports fiscal 2018 year-end and fourth quarter results

Source: Westell

Westell Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:WSTL), a leading provider of high-performance wireless infrastructure solutions, today announced results for its fiscal 2018 fourth quarter ended March 31, 2018 (4Q18) and its fiscal year ended March 31, 2018 (FY18). Management will host a conference call to discuss financial and business results tomorrow, Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 9:30 AM Eastern Time (details below).

“Fiscal 2018 was a significant turn-around year for Westell. Gross margin expanded to 43.0% from 37.7%, net income improved by $15.9 million, and we generated positive operating cash flow of $6.9 million,” said Kirk Brannock, Westell’s Chairman of the Board of Directors. “While 4Q18 revenue was impacted by in-building wireless carrier spending shifts, on a FY18 year-over-year basis, sales of new public safety products grew significantly, revenue from our remote units for intelligent site management increased by a double-digit percentage, and we grew sales of integrated cabinets and power distribution products.”