December 1, 2023

Loop Media Inc. missed Wall Road expectations with earnings and income in its fiscal second quarter.

The Glendale-based agency reported on Thursday a internet lack of $9.8 million (-17 cents a share) for the quarter ending March 31, in contrast with a internet lack of $5 million (-11 cents) in the identical interval of the earlier yr. Income elevated by 11% from the second quarter of the prior yr to $5.4 million.

Analysts on common anticipated earnings of -14 cents on income of $7.7 million, based on Thomson Monetary Community.

Jon Niermann, the co-founder and chief government of Loop Media, mentioned that the corporate was being additional diligent to scrutinize prices, scale back spending and create efficiencies the place it might to strengthen the underside line.

“We’ve already pinpointed important price reductions by the tip of Q3 that we consider will assist obtain this objective whereas additionally constructing our margins,” Niermann mentioned. “We consider this may occur with out jeopardizing future development whereas we work our manner aggressively in direction of changing into cashflow constructive.”

Shares in Loop Media (LPTV) closed down 15 cents, or almost 3.5%, to $4.18 on the New York Inventory Trade, on a day when the Dow Jones closed down a fraction of a p.c.