Sylogist Reports 3rd Quarter 2009 Significant Revenue and Earnings Growth


    CALGARY, Aug. 27 /CNW/ - Sylogist Ltd. (TSX-V:SYZ), a leading provider of
enterprise information management solutions to municipal, education and
enterprise customers is pleased to release its unaudited financial results for
the third quarter and nine months ended June 30, 2009.

    In the third quarter:

    -   Revenues increased 40% to $2.7 million from $1.9 million during the
        same period last year.

    -   Margins improved to 54% up from 42% in the same quarter in fiscal

    -   Earnings improved to $389 thousand or $0.02 per share, compared to a
        loss of $107 thousand in the same quarter last year.

    -   Cash flow from operations was $577 thousand or $0.04 per share, an
        improvement of $505 thousand from the same period last year.

    -   Cash and cash equivalents as at June 30, 2009 totalled $4.5 million.

    -   Working capital (net of deferred revenue) was $6.2 million or $0.37
        per share.

    -   Quarter over Quarter profit improved by 78% from the second to the
        third quarter of fiscal 2009.

    In the first 9 months:

    -   Revenues increased 30% to $6.8 million from $5.2 million compared to
        the first 9 months of last year.

    -   Margins improved to 51% up from 38% in the comparable first 9 months
        of fiscal 2008.

    -   Earnings improved to $775 thousand or $0.05 per share as compared to
        a loss of $1.1 million in the same period last year.

    -   Cash flow from operations was $1.3 million or $0.08 per share, an
        improvement of $1.6 million over the same period last year.

    "The third quarter financial results continued the improvement shown in
the first half of fiscal 2009. Revenue, margins, cash flow and profit were all
significantly better than previous year results, while revenue, cash flow from
operations, and profit in the third quarter showed strong improvement over the
second quarter results." stated Jim Wilson, Chairman, President and CEO.

    About Sylogist

    Sylogist provides leading financial enterprise information management,
system connectivity solutions and portal applications to municipal, education
and private sector customers.
    Full financial statements together with Management's Discussion and
Analysis are available on SEDAR.
    The Company's stock is traded on the TSX Venture Exchange under the
symbol SYZ. Information about Sylogist can be found at

    - Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider
    (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
    accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release -

For further information:

For further information: Jim Wilson, President and CEO, Sylogist Ltd.,
(403) 266-4808

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890