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Jumei Reports Unaudited Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results
November 20, 2015 at 2:47 AM EST

BEIJING, Nov. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jumei International Holding Limited (NYSE: JMEI) ("Jumei" or the "Company"), China's leading online retailer of beauty products, today reported its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015. The Company will host a conference call to discuss the results at 8:00 AM U.S. Eastern Standard Time on November 20, 2015 (9:00 PM China time on the same day).

Third Quarter 2015 Highlights                                                                                            

  • Net revenues increased by 99.9% year-over-year to RMB1.9 billion (US[1]$305.5 million).
  • Total net GMV [2] increased by 35.6% year-over-year to RMB2.3 billion (US$358.7 million), driven primarily by a 30.8% year-over-year increase in the number of active customers [3] and a significant 89.5% year-over-year increase in total orders [4].
  • Gross profit as a percentage of net revenues decreased to 26.2% from 38.0% in the same period of 2014. Gross profit as a percentage of total net GMV increased slightly to 22.3% from 21.9% in the same period of 2014. The increase was primarily due to the Company's shift in strategy from beauty product marketplace sales to merchandise sales that started in September 2014, and inventory optimization activities for Jumei Global.
  • Net loss attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders was RMB86.9 million (US$13.7 million), compared with net income attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders of RMB120.0 million in the same period of 2014. Net margin attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders was negative 4.5%, compared with positive 12.4% in the same period of 2014.
  • Non-GAAP net loss attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders[5] was RMB77.4 million (US$12.2 million), compared with non-GAAP net income attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders[6] of RMB129.3 million in the same period of 2014. Non-GAAP net margin attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders [6]was negative 4.0%, compared with positive 13.3% in the same period of 2014.

[1]

 

The U.S. dollar (USD) amounts disclosed in this press release, except for those transaction amounts that were actually settled in U.S. dollars, are presented solely for the convenience of the reader. The conversion of Renminbi (RMB) into USD in this press release is based on Federal Reserve exchange rate as of September 30, 2015, which was RMB6.3556 to USD1.00. The percentages stated in this press release are calculated based on the RMB amounts;

[2]

"Net GMV" means the sum of (i) net revenues generated from merchandise sales, and (ii) net revenues generated from marketplace services plus corresponding payables to third-party merchants;

[3]

"Active customer" means a customer that made at least one purchase during a specified period;

[4]

"Total orders" means the total number of orders placed during a period, excluding rejected or returned orders;

[5]

"Non-GAAP net loss attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders" is a non-GAAP financial measure defined as net loss attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders excluding share-based compensation expenses;

[6]

 

 

"Non-GAAP net income attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders" is a non-GAAP financial measure defined as net income attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders excluding share-based compensation expenses. "Non-GAAP net margin attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders" is a non-GAAP financial measure defined as Non-GAAP net income or loss attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders as a percentage of total net revenues. See "Use of Non-GAAP Financial Measures" and "Unaudited Reconciliation of GAAP and Non-GAAP Results".

Mr. Leo Chen, founder and CEO of Jumei, commented, "Our third quarter net revenue growth continues to be strong, increasing almost 100% year-over-year. This very strong growth was driven by Jumei Global and rapidly shifting consumption patterns in China as consumers upgrade their tastes, preferences and expectations for products. We continue to strengthen our position as a leading import cross-border ecommerce platform in China and are pleased to see both active customers and number of orders grow rapidly while maintaining a high repeat purchase rate. Our customer purchase frequency continue to grow significantly, increasing 45% from the same period last year, due primarily to our diverse global product offerings and expansion into other women's categories such as baby and maternity and health and wellness."

"We continue to add world renowned brands such as Shiseido and KOSÉ to our Jumei Global platform. This is the first time these Japanese beauty groups have directly authorized a cross border e-commerce company in China to carry their merchandise. This means that going forward, new products by both brands will be launched simultaneously in Japan and on Jumei Global in addition to those already on offer in Jumei's domestic platform. Chinese consumers will now be able to access international beauty trends at the same time they take place in the brand's home markets."

"Our operating cash flow improved significantly in the third quarter to RMB345.6 million (US$54.4 million) as we optimized Jumei Global inventories. We saw margin pressure in the third quarter as a result, but expect to return to profitability in the fourth quarter."

Unaudited Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Total net revenues were RMB1.9 billion (US$305.5 million), an increase of 99.9% from RMB971.2 million in the third quarter of 2014. The increase was primarily attributable to increases in the number of active customers and total orders, which in turn resulted primarily from the high volumes generated by Jumei Global as well as the shift from beauty product marketplace sales to merchandise sales. The number of active customers increased by 30.8% to approximately 6.8 million from approximately 5.2 million in the same period of 2014. The number of total orders increased by 89.5% to approximately 19.9 million from 10.5 million in the same period of 2014.

Gross profit was RMB508.2 million (US$80.0 million), an increase of 37.8% from RMB368.9 million in the third quarter of 2014. Gross profit as a percentage of net revenues decreased to 26.2% from 38.0% in the same period of 2014. The decrease was primarily due to the shift from beauty product marketplace sales to merchandise sales. Gross profit as a percentage of net GMV increased slightly to 22.3% from 21.9% in the same period of 2014. Gross profit from merchandise sales as a percentage of net GMV of merchandise sales decreased to 24.1% from 29.4% in the same period of 2014. The decrease was primarily due to inventory optimization activities for Jumei Global.

Total operating expenses were RMB573.3 million (US$90.2 million), an increase of 117.9% from RMB263.1 million in the third quarter of 2014. Operating expenses as a percentage of total net GMV increased to 25.1% from 15.7% in the same period of 2014.

  • Fulfillment expenses were RMB290.7 million (US$45.7 million), an increase of 185.3% from RMB101.9 million in the same period of 2014. Fulfillment expenses as a percentage of total net GMV increased to 12.8% from 6.1% in the same period of 2014. The increase was primarily due to higher percentage of volumes from Jumei Global.
  • Marketing expenses were RMB197.9 million (US$31.1million), an increase of 101.1% from RMB98.4 million in the same period of 2014. The increase was primarily a result of the higher number of marketing campaigns and brand promotion activities that Jumei launched during the quarter, and reflected the Company's efforts to grow its customer base and increase awareness of Jumei Global. Marketing expenses as a percentage of total net GMV was 8.7%, compared with 5.9% in the same period of 2014.
  • Technology and content expenses were RMB43.9 million (US$6.9million), an increase of 18.0% from RMB37.2 million in the same period of 2014. Technology and content expenses as a percentage of total net GMV decreased slightly to 1.9% from 2.2% in the same period of 2014.
  • General and administrative expenses were RMB40.8 million (US$6.4 million), an increase of 60.0% from RMB25.5 million in the same period of 2014. General and administrative expenses as a percentage of total net GMV increased to 1.8% from 1.5% in the same period of 2014. The increase was mainly due to an increase in general and administrative staff headcount to support business expansion and growth.

Loss from operations was RMB65.1 million (US$10.2 million), compared with income from operations of RMB105.8 million in the same period of 2014.

Non-GAAP loss from operations, which excludes RMB9.5 million (US$1.5 million) in share-based compensation expenses, was RMB55.7 million (US$8.8 million), compared with non-GAAP income from operations of RMB115.1 million in the same period of 2014.

Net loss attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders was RMB86.9 million (US$13.7 million), compared with net profit attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders of RMB120.0 million in the same period of 2014. "Others, net" under Other income/(expenses) mainly consists of a non-cash and an unrealized intercompany exchange loss due to the sharp depreciation of the RMB against the USD. Net margin attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders decreased to negative 4.5% from positive 12.4% in the same period of 2014. Net loss per basic and diluted ADS were RMB0.59 (US$0.09) and RMB0.59 (US$0.09), respectively, compared with net income per basic and diluted ADS RMB0.83 (US$0.13) and RMB0.80 (US$0.13), respectively, for the same period of 2014.

Non-GAAP net loss attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders, which excludes share-based compensation expenses, was RMB77.4 million (US$12.2 million), compared with non-GAAP net income attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders RMB129.3 million in the same period of 2014. Non-GAAP net margin attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders decreased to negative 4.0% from positive 13.3% in the same period of 2014.

Non-GAAP net loss per basic and diluted ADS were RMB0.53 (US$0.08) and RMB0.53 (US$0.08), respectively, compared with non-GAAP net income per basic and diluted ADS RMB0.89 (US$0.15) and RMB0.86 (US$0.14), respectively, in the same period of 2014.

Balance Sheet

As of September 30, 2015, the Company had cash and cash equivalents of RMB2.1 billion (US$332.2 million), and short-term investments of RMB441.0 million (US$69.4 million).

Business Outlook

For the fourth quarter of 2015, the Company expects total net revenues to be between RMB1.83 billion and RMB1.93 billion, representing a year-over-year growth rate of approximately 80% to 90%.

These forecasts reflect the Company's current and preliminary view, which is subject to change.

Change in Reporting Currency to the Renminbi

Effective July 1, 2015, the Company changed its reporting currency from United States dollars ("USD") to Chinese Renminbi ("RMB"). The change in reporting currency is to better reflect the Company's performance and to improve investors' ability to compare the Company's financial results with other publicly traded companies in the industry. Prior to July 1, 2015, the Company reported its annual and quarterly consolidated balance sheets and consolidated statements of income and comprehensive income and shareholder's equity and cash flows in USD. In this announcement, the unaudited financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2015 are stated in RMB. The related financial statements prior to July 1, 2015 have been recast to reflect RMB as the reporting currency for comparison to the financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2015.

Conference Call

Jumei's management will host a conference call on November 20, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Standard Time (9:00 p.m. Beijing/Hong Kong Time on the same day) to discuss the financial results.

The dial-in details for the earnings conference call are as follows:

Hong Kong:

800-905-927

Mainland China:

4001-200-539

USA:

1-855-298-3404

UK:

0800-015-9725

Participant PIN Code:

5873573#

Please dial in 10 minutes before the call is scheduled to begin and provide the passcode to join the call.

A telephone replay of the call will be available after the conclusion of the conference call through 12:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Standard Time, November 27, 2015. The dial-in details for the replay are as follows:

Hong Kong:

800-966-697

International:

61-2-9641-7900

USA:

1-866-846-0868

Passcode:

5873573#

A live and archived webcast of the conference call will be available on the Investor Relations section of Jumei's website at http://jumei.investorroom.com/.

Use of Non-GAAP Financial Measures

To supplement the consolidated financial statements presented in accordance with the United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles ("GAAP"), Jumei uses non-GAAP income from operations, non-GAAP net income attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders, non-GAAP net margin attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders and non-GAAP net income per ADS attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders, by excluding share-based compensation expenses from operating profit and net income attributable to the Company's shareholders, respectively. The Company believes these non-GAAP financial measures are important to help investors understand Jumei's operating and financial performance, compare business trends among different reporting periods on a consistent basis and assess Jumei's core operating results, as they exclude certain expenses that are not expected to result in cash payments. The use of the above non-GAAP financial measures has certain limitations. Share-based compensation expenses have been and will continue to be incurred in the future and are not reflected in the presentation of the non-GAAP financial measures, but should be considered in the overall evaluation of Jumei's results. The Company compensates for these limitations by providing the relevant disclosure of its share-based compensation expenses in the reconciliations to the most directly comparable GAAP financial measures, which should be considered when evaluating Jumei's performance. These non-GAAP financial measures should be considered in addition to financial measures prepared in accordance with GAAP, but should not be considered a substitute for, or superior to, financial measures prepared in accordance with GAAP. Reconciliation of each of these non-GAAP financial measures to the most directly comparable GAAP financial measure is set forth at the end of this release.

About Jumei International Holding Limited

Jumei (NYSE: JMEI) is China's leading online retailer of beauty products. Jumei's internet platform is a trusted destination for consumers to discover and purchase branded beauty products, fashionable apparel and other lifestyle products through the Company's jumei.com and jumeiglobal.com websites and mobile application. Leveraging its deep understanding of customer needs and preferences, as well as its strong merchandizing capabilities, Jumei has adopted multiple effective sales formats to encourage product purchases on its platform, including curated sales, online shopping mall and flash sales. More information about Jumei can be found at http://jumei.investorroom.com.

Safe Harbor Statement

This announcement contains forward-looking statements. These statements are made under the "safe harbor" provisions of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements can be identified by terminology such as "will," "expects," "anticipates," "future," "intends," "plans," "believes," "estimates" and similar statements. Among other things, the business outlook and quotations from management in this announcement, as well as Jumei's strategic and operational plans, contain forward-looking statements. Jumei may also make written or oral forward-looking statements in its periodic reports to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") on Forms 20-F and 6-K, in its annual report to shareholders, in press releases and other written materials and in oral statements made by its officers, directors or employees to third parties. Statements that are not historical facts, including statements about Jumei's beliefs and expectations, are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements involve inherent risks and uncertainties. A number of factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in any forward-looking statement, including but not limited to the following: the Company's goals and strategies; the Company's future business development, results of operations and financial condition; the expected growth of the Company's curated sales, online shopping mall and flash sales in China; the expected growth of Jumei Global, the Company's ability to attract and retain new customers and to increase revenues generated from repeat customers; its ability to obtain the authorization of more exclusive products; its expectations regarding demand for and market acceptance of its products and services; trends and competition in China's online retailers of beauty products; fluctuations in general economic and business conditions in China and assumptions underlying or related to any of the foregoing. Further information regarding these and other risks is included in Jumei's filings with the SEC, including its annual report on Form 20-F. All information provided in this press release and in the attachments is as of the date of this press release, and Jumei does not undertake any obligation to update any forward-looking statement, except as required under applicable law.

For investor and media inquiries, please contact:

Jumei International Holding Limited
Mr. Sterling Song
Investor Relations Director
Phone: +86-10-5676-6983
Email: kans@jumei.com

Christensen
In China
Mr. Christian Arnell
Phone: +86-10-5900-1548
Email: carnell@christensenir.com

In US
Ms. Linda Bergkamp
Phone: +1-480-614-3004
Email: lbergkamp@ChristensenIR.com

 


 

JUMEI INTERNATIONAL HOLDING LIMITED

            UNAUDITED CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED BALANCE SHEETS           

(in thousands, except share data and per share data)

 



December 31, 2014


September 30, 2015


September 30, 2015



RMB


RMB


US$








ASSETS







Current assets:







Cash and cash equivalents


1,012,127


2,111,576


332,239

Short-term investment


2,524,420


441,000


69,388

Loan receivables


15,500


550,112


86,555

Accounts receivable, net


26,942


82,124


12,922

Inventories


621,772


955,233


150,298

Advances to suppliers


53,593


255,951


40,272

Prepayments and other current assets


201,021


161,149


25,355

Deferred tax assets


2,595


2,595


408

Total current assets


4,457,970


4,559,740


717,437

Non-current assets:







Long-term investment


-


203,329


31,992

Property, equipment and software, net


50,721


60,102


9,457

Intangible assets, net


111


36


6

Goodwill


15,291


15,291


2,406

Deferred tax assets


9,152


9,159


1,441

Other non-current assets


16,185


12,401


1,951

Total non-current assets


91,460


300,318


47,253

Total assets


4,549,430


4,860,058


764,690








Current liabilities







Accounts payable


889,960


934,081


146,970

Advances from customers


67,737


88,921


13,991

Short-term loans


9,857


9,967


1,568

Tax payable


83,590


89,950


14,153

Accrued expenses and other current liabilities


123,398


112,216


17,656

Total current liabilities


1,174,542


1,235,135


194,338

Non-current liabilities







Long-term loans


-


3,490


549

Other non-current liabilities


5,155


4,123


649

Total non-current liabilities


5,155


7,613


1,198

Total liabilities


1,179,697


1,242,748


195,536








Shareholders' equity:







Ordinary shares


237


239


38

Additional paid-in capital


2,829,220


2,874,973


452,353

Statutory reserves


2,826


2,826


445

Treasury stock


-


(890)


(140)

Retained earnings


551,765


666,073


104,801

Accumulated other comprehensive income


(15,905)


60,521


9,522

Jumei's shareholders' equity


3,368,143


3,603,742


567,019

Noncontrolling interests


1,590


13,568


2,135

Total shareholders' equity


3,369,733


3,617,310


569,154

Total liabilities and shareholders' equity


4,549,430


4,860,058


764,690








 

JUMEI INTERNATIONAL HOLDING LIMITED

UNAUDITED CONDENSED CONSOLIDATED STATEMENTS OF COMPREHENSIVE INCOME

(in thousands, except share data and per share data)










For the three months ended 


September 30,
2014


June 30, 
2015


September 30,
2015


September 30,
2015


RMB


RMB


RMB


US$

Net revenues:








  Merchandise sales

853,082


1,826,776


1,887,829


297,034

  Marketplace services

118,130


58,597


53,795


8,464

Total net revenues 

971,212


1,885,373


1,941,624


305,498

Cost of revenues

(602,285)


(1,320,248)


(1,433,452)


(225,542)

Gross profit

368,927


565,125


508,172


79,956

Operating expenses:








  Fulfillment expenses

(101,929)


(227,511)


(290,734)


(45,745)

  Marketing expenses

(98,445)


(175,593)


(197,903)


(31,138)

  Technology and content expenses

(37,206)


(41,198)


(43,872)


(6,903)

  General and administrative expenses

(25,545)


(34,977)


(40,803)


(6,420)

Total operating expenses

(263,125)


(479,279)


(573,312)


(90,206)

Income/(loss) from operations

105,802


85,846


(65,140)


(10,250)

Other income/(expenses):







  Interest income

32,756


31,605


21,471


3,378

  Others, net

11,487


17,218


(56,623)


(8,909)

Income/(loss) before tax

150,045


134,669


(100,292)


(15,781)

  Income tax expenses/(benefit)

(30,009)


(25,587)


17,472


2,749

Net income/(loss)

120,036


109,082


(82,820)


(13,032)

  Net income attributable to noncontrolling interests

-


(4,187)


(4,086)


(643)

Net income/(loss) attributable to Jumei International
   Holding Limited

120,036


104,895


(86,906)


(13,675)

Net income/(loss) attributable to Jumei's ordinary
   shareholders

120,036


104,895


(86,906)


(13,675)

Net income/(loss)

120,036


109,082


(82,820)


(13,032)

  Foreign currency translation adjustment, net of nil tax

32


(14,314)


82,940


13,050

Total comprehensive income

120,068


94,768


120


18

  Comprehensive income attributable to noncontrolling interests

-


(4,338)


(4,248)


(668)

Comprehensive income/(loss) attributable to Jumei 
   International Holding Limited

120,068


90,430


(4,128)


( 650)

Net income/(loss) per share attributable to Jumei's ordinary
   shareholders








- Basic

0.83


0.72


(0.59)


(0.09)

- Diluted

0.80


0.70


(0.59)


(0.09)

Net income/(loss) per ADS attributable to Jumei's ordinary
   shareholders (1 ordinary share equals to 1 ADS)







- Basic

0.83


0.72


(0.59)


(0.09)

- Diluted

0.80


0.70


(0.59)


(0.09)

Weighted average shares outstanding used in computing net
   income/(loss) per share attributable to Jumei's ordinary
   shareholders





- Basic

144,712,235


145,470,065


146,370,546


146,370,546

- Diluted

150,594,342


150,360,439


146,370,546


146,370,546










For the three months ended


September 30, 2014


June 30,  2015


September 30, 2015


September 30, 2015


RMB


RMB


RMB


US$









Share-based compensation expenses included are follows:








  Fulfillment expenses

1,496


1,785


1,832


288

  Marketing expenses

1,712


7,128


(768)


(121)

  Technology and content expenses

2,272


2,975


1,932


304

  General and administrative expenses

3,805


6,119


6,474


1,019

Total

9,285


18,007


9,470


1,490

 

JUMEI INTERNATIONAL HOLDING LIMITED

UNAUDITED RECONCILIATION OF GAAP AND NON-GAAP RESULTS

(in thousands, except share data and per share data)








For the three months ended




September 30,
2014


June 30,

2015


September 30,
2015


September 30,
2015




RMB


RMB


RMB


US$












Income/(loss) from operations


105,802


85,846


(65,140)


(10,250)


Share-based compensation expenses


9,285


18,007


9,470


1,490


Non-GAAP income/(loss) from operations


115,087


103,853


(55,670)


(8,760)












Net income/(loss) attributable to Jumei's ordinary shareholders


120,036


104,895


(86,906)


(13,675)


Share-based compensation expenses


9,285


18,007


9,470


1,490


Non-GAAP net income/(loss) attributable to Jumei's ordinary
   shareholders


129,321


122,902


(77,436)


(12,185)












Non-GAAP net income/(loss) per share attributable to
  Jumei's ordinary shareholders










- Basic


0.89


0.84


(0.53)


(0.08)


- Diluted


0.86


0.82


(0.53)


(0.08)


Non-GAAP net income/(loss) per ADS attributable to
  Jumei's ordinary shareholders (1 ordinary share equals
  to 1 ADS)










- Basic


0.89


0.84


(0.53)


(0.08)


- Diluted


0.86


0.82


(0.53)


(0.08)


Weighted average shares outstanding used in computing
  non-GAAP net income/(loss) per share attributable to
  Jumei's ordinary shareholders










- Basic


144,712,235


145,470,065


146,370,546


146,370,546


- Diluted


150,594,342


150,360,439


146,370,546


146,370,546

 

SOURCE Jumei International Holding Limited