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Bottomline Technologies (NASDAQ:EPAY)

F1Q09 Earnings Call

October 23, 2008 5:00 pm ET

Executives

Robert A. Eberle - Chief Executive Officer and President

Kevin M. Donovan - Chief Financial Officer

Analysts

Colin Gillis - Canaccord Adams

Jonathan Maietta - Needham & Company

John Kraft - D. A. Davidson & Co.

Melissa Moran - Thomas Weisel Partners

William Kitchel - Millrace Asset Group

Operator

Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by and welcome to the Bottomline Technologies first quarter 2009 earnings conference call. (Operator Instructions). As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. Statements made today may include forward-looking information subject to risks, uncertainties, and other factors that could materially affect actual results. For further information, please see Bottomline’s report filed with the SEC pursuant to the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, which are available at the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.

During their remarks, Bottomline will refer to certain non-GAAP results. These GAAP metrics include amortization and intangible assets, stock compensations, and acquisition-related expenses. Throughout this call when they refer to non-GAAP, it has that meaning. Bottomline will be providing forward-looking guidance on the call. A summary of the guidance provided during the call is available from the company upon request. I would now like to turn the conference over to our host, Mr. Robert Eberle.

Robert A. Eberle

Thank you for your interest in Bottomline Technologies and welcome to the first quarter fiscal ’09 earnings call. I am delighted to have the opportunity to report on what was a very good quarter for Bottomline. I am joined by Kevin Donovan, Chief Financial Officer, who will provide a detailed review of the first quarter financial results and our guidance going forward. We will be available for questions following Kevin’s remarks.

The first quarter was a very good quarter for Bottomline. I am particularly pleased that while we continue to execute against all of our key financial performance metrics, during the quarter we also launched new initiatives and advanced important strategic relationships which would drive future growth and financial performance. I will provide some specific examples during my remarks. I will also comment on the business climate in our outlook ahead. In short, we have good visibility based on a strong pipeline, a significant backlog, and an increasingly predictable revenue model. We enter Q2 confident, and we will continue to execute in the current quarter and the quarters ahead.

Turning to the first quarter’s results. Revenue for the first quarter was $35.5 million, an increase of $4.1 million or 13% from the prior year. Revenue was driven by continued demand across all our product categories. Subscription in transaction revenue, an area of key focus, was $8.2 million, an increase of 20% from the prior year, and was highlighted by 29% year-over-year growth in legal exchange revenues. Overall, 64% of revenue was recurrent. Our growing subscription in transaction revenues and a high percentage of recurring revenues are key components of our consistent execution in the past and our confidence going forward.

EBITDA was $3.5 million and operating income was $2.5 million, both in line with plan. That drove EPS of $0.12 which was above our expectation. Orders were $32 million, up from $28 million a year ago, an increase of 15%. Orders reflected the continued demand across all product categories.

We entered the current quarter with a backlog of $72 million, which is up from $55 million a year ago, an increase of 31%. We repurchased $1.5 million of stock and ended the quarter with over $30 million in cash. At current prices, we’ll be buying stock as soon as our blackout lifts two days from now.

Before leaving the financial results, I would also mention that we had some significant billings which did not generate revenue in the quarter, but would drive future revenues and profit. In fact, it was a substantial amount of revenue, just over $2 million and related profits that were deferred in the quarter as part of our subscription based contract with SWIFT. So with that, let me turn to some of the more important developments in the quarter and I will start with our recently announced partnership with SWIFT.

Last quarter we referenced a situation where we were doing work for a large unnamed global financial institution. I am delighted to report that during the quarter we announced our relationship with SWIFT. By way of background, SWIFT which stands for Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication, is arguably the most important organization in global payments. Headquartered in Belgium with offices around the world, SWIFT is a member-owned cooperative with over 8,300 banking organizations, securities institutions, and corporate customers in over 200 countries which every day exchange millions of financial messages with speed, certainty, and confidence. SWIFT’s role is two-fold: to act as a catalyst that brings the financial community together to work collaboratively to shape market practice and define standards. They also provide the proprietary communications platform, products, and services that provide for the exchange of financial information securely and reliably. As a communications platform, SWIFT enables its customers to automate and standardize financial transactions thereby lowering costs, reducing operational risk, and eliminate inefficiencies in their operations.

The problem is the cost to connect to SWIFT has, prior to our efforts, being prohibitively expensive for all but the largest banks and corporate entities. The program for which Bottomline is engaged aims to change that. Called Alliance Lite, it allows smaller-size and lower-volume organizations to get up and running on SWIFT easily and efficiently. The offering was officially launched by SWIFT on September 15th at Sibos, the largest and most significant global banking and treasury conference in the world with 20 pilot customers up and running. We’re currently working with SWIFT on future releases and additional functionality. While we cannot give specifics on the financial terms, we can say that the program involves a 7-figure annual subscription and a revenue share model.

We made the decision to forego an upfront license fee in favor of this model for several reasons. It aligns our interests with SWIFT in making the program a success. It is consistent with our strategic efforts to drive growth in subscription and transactions revenues. And finally and most importantly, we believe this offering will be a major success in tying our future revenues in part to a portion of the overall revenue will allow us to share in and capture a portion of the upside opportunity. What time will tell, this may from both a strategic and financial standpoint be the most significant relationship Bottomline has ever entered.

Other strategic developments during the quarter included our recently announced increased focus on European global banks, naming Chris Peck, one of our strongest sales leaders to head that effort. This is a logical extension of the success we have had with our WebSeries Platform domestically and in the Far East, and we’re confident that with a local dedicated team focused on European banking opportunities will drive newer and larger relationships among European banks further extending our customer base and driving new revenues. In fact, we continue to position our business with banks for future growth around the globe. We have not seen any negative impact on our bank customer base or pipeline. In fact, our pipeline continues to get stronger.

Part of that is due to the fact that we see the top organizations we service ultimate winners in the market. The flight to quality has driven increased cash balances and increased cash management revenues at some our most important customers. In addition, we see consolidations and acquisitions such as Bank of America’s recent acquisition of Merrill Lynch as new opportunities for our technology.

In addition to customer coverage, we also continue to strategically invest in leading technologies to drive our success in the market, and we seek to protect our innovative product capabilities with patents where appropriate. This part quarter, we were awarded a patent for Invoice Data Capture. The patent covers technology which ensures vendor compliance will billing guidelines by automatically extracting and validating invoice data against predetermined billing rules. With the technology represented in this patent, customers can begin to devise more effective approaches to Spend Management, a significant benefit of electronic invoice processing. This patent which supports functionality inherent in Legal eXchange and the Bottomline Business eXchange further strengthens Bottomline’s competitive differentiators in these markets.

We believe that intellectual property rights are an invaluable asset. Patent ownership helps secure our ability to differentiate our products in the marketplace. The patent we were awarded during the quarter brings our total portfolio of patents to 10. As the functionality of our solutions continues to expand, we look forward to adding more patents to our patent portfolio.

Before closing, I’d like to comment on the business climate and our outlook ahead. We have consistently performed and I am confident we will continue to do so. There are three major factors which provide that confidence: a strong pipeline and solid customer demand across our product sets, our significant backlog, and finally our increasingly predictable revenue model. As Kevin will outline, our reported results will reflect currency fluctuations and with the strengthening dollar decreasing the revenues recorded from our international operations, there will be an impact, but that is a mathematical impact of the currency values. We are not anticipating lower sales in any geography, domestic or foreign. Rather we’re excited about the market opportunities in front of us which present clear opportunities to drive growth in revenues and profit.

In closing, I am very pleased with the quarter, pleased with the results we posted, and the manner in which during the quarter we positioned the business for continued future success. Looking ahead, we will continue to execute against both our financial and strategic goals.

With that, I will turn the call over to Kevin, who will provide a more detailed review of the financials, and then both Kevin and I will be available for any questions.

Kevin M. Donovan

We had a very good first quarter with revenue of $35.5 million and EPS of $0.12. Revenue was up 13% over last year while EPS was above the high end of our previously issued earnings guidance. As we have discussed on prior calls, an important component of our overall strategy is to continue to drive our focus towards recurring revenue. Our success in the quarter in this area was evidenced by the 20% year-over-year growth in subscriptions and transactions revenue highlighted by the growth in Legal eXchange. Looking forward, we’re confident in our business and future financial outlook. With strong customer demand, an active pipeline, and clear visibility into future revenue results, we are very well positioned in the markets in which we compete. I will now provide a detailed review of the financial results.

Revenue was $35.5 million in the quarter, a 13% increase over last year, despite the negative impact on topline revenue from the strengthening of the US dollar. Recurring revenues were $22.8 million in the quarter, a 14% increase over last year. Recurring revenue was 64% of overall revenue and is derived primarily from software maintenance and subscription and transaction revenues. Subscription and transaction revenues were $8.2 million in the quarter and represented 23% of overall revenue. The year-over-year increase in subscription and transaction revenue was primarily driven by our Legal eXchange offering. Recurring revenue for Legal eXchange increased 29% from last year.

Service and maintenance revenues increased by $3.5 million last year to $21.1 million reflecting increased professional service revenue associated with several large banking implementations and the revenue contribution from Optio. Equipment and supplies revenue decreased from $3.5 million to $2.5 million on a year-over-year basis reflecting our continued de-emphasis of this part of our business. Excluding equipment and supplies, revenue grew 18% on a year-over-year basis. Revenue from international operations represented approximately 47% of overall revenue. The majority of our international revenue is generated by our European operations.

There were also certain activities this quarter that are not reflected in the revenue numbers we reported. As Rob mentioned, we’re in the middle of the implementation of a strategic subscription deal with SWIFT. Due to the accounting rules, we did not record revenue on the $2 million we billed SWIFT during the quarter. This revenue was not lost, but rather the amounts we have billed to SWIFT are included in deferred revenue on our balance sheet and will be recognized along with the 7-figure annual subscription fee beginning towards the end of fiscal 2009.

During the quarter, gross margins were 56%, a 1% expansion from last quarter, which was principally driven by slightly higher service and maintenance margins during the quarter. Overall gross margins were consistent with historical levels.

Turning to operating expenses, non-GAAP operating expenses were $17.2 million in the quarter, relatively flat with last quarter. As a percentage of revenue, sales and marketing and G&A expense were consistent with last quarter while product development expense increased from 13% to 15% of revenue which reflects our continued investment in new product offerings. As we go forward, we will continue to invest in the sales and marketing and product development areas of the business as appropriate based on market opportunities and expect our general and administrative expenses to decrease as a percentage of revenue over time.

On a non-GAAP basis, net income was $2.8 million or $0.12 per share, a $0.01 increase from last quarter and above the high end of our guidance range. From a balance sheet perspective, the company ended the quarter with $30 million in cash and short-term investments.

During the quarter, we used approximately $1.5 million of cash to repurchase shares of stock under the repurchase program, and the change in exchange rates impacted cash by approximately $3.1 million. We have approximately $6.3 million remaining under the repurchase program and we will buy shares at these levels when our quarterly blackout lifts next Tuesday.

Backlog at the end of September was $71.9 million, a $17 million increase from last year. The increase in backlog on a year-over-year basis reflects the strong order flow over the last 12 months combined with the backlog added from the Optio acquisition.

I will now comment on our business going forward and will focus on two things: First, the confidence we have in our business, and second, our forward-looking guidance. Our business remains strong and we have seen continued customer demand for the solutions we provide as evidenced by solid order flow and an active pipeline. We have solid visibility into future quarters with the predictability of our revenue model and the size of our backlog. As a result, we will be confirming the fundamentals of our guidance adjusted for the mathematical calculation of lower exchange rates. I will speak more about our forward-looking guidance in a moment.

At the start of a quarter, we have over visibility towards over 80% of the revenue we will ultimately record during the quarter. I will take a moment and explain this in more detail. First, our recurring revenue which is comprised primarily of software maintenance and subscription and transaction revenue represents 64% of overall revenue. The highly predictable nature of this recurring revenue provides a strong and stable revenue foundation to build upon each quarter. In addition to our recurring revenue, we also have visibility at the outset of a quarter into certain amounts of professional services that will be performed during the quarter. Using the first quarter as an example, approximately 16% of overall revenues came from services delivered on customer agreements that existed at the beginning of the quarter. Combining the recurring revenue with the services backlog provides us with revenue visibility in excess of 80% at the beginning of the quarter. In today’s environment, this high level of revenue predictability allows us to confidently focus on growth opportunities.

Turning to our future financial outlook, over 45% of our revenue is derived from international operations with approximately 40% of our revenue billed in local currencies. Since the time of our last earnings call in early August, the exchange rate of the British pound has dropped by 17%, the euro by a similar 17%, and the Australian dollar by 26%. Such a change has an impact on our results. Using our prior guidance of $150 million to $155 million and adjusting for the $35.5 million of revenue recorded in Q1, the range of revenue for the second through fourth quarters under our guidance would have been $114.5 million to $119.5 million. With 40% of our revenue billed in local currencies and using a change in exchange rates of 17%, the impact of the currency change on our forward-looking guidance for the second through fourth quarters is between $7.8 million and $8.1 million. We have updated our revenue guidance for the year to reflect this change resulting in a revenue range of $142 million to $147 million for the year. In the second quarter, we see revenue between $35 million and $36 million, increasing to $35.5 million to $37.5 million in the third quarter, and finally to $36 million to $38 million by the fourth quarter.

Since most of our international operating expenses are also denominated in local currencies, the exchange rate impact on earnings is partially, but not completely mitigated. Our updated earnings guidance has earnings increasing to $0.14 in Q1, $0.16 in Q3, and a range of $0.18 to $0.20 in Q4 for a full-year earnings outlook of $0.60 to $0.62. As I had previously mentioned, other than the impact of exchange rate, there have been no changes to the underlying assumptions of our previously announced guidance and we’re very confident that that we will deliver on the outlook that we provided at the start of the year.

In summary, we had a very good quarter with 13% increase in revenue, a 15% increase in orders, a 20% increase in subscription and transaction revenue highlighted by 29% growth in Legal eXchange, and earnings above the high end of our estimates. As we look forward, the predictability and visibility of our recurring revenue model combined with continued customer demand for our products gives us a high degree of confidence in our future financial outlook.

We will now open up the call for any questions.

Question-And-Answer Session

Operator

(Operator Instructions). Our first question will come from the line of Colin Gillis from Canaccord Adams.

Colin Gillis - Canaccord Adams

Could you just give us some color about how the dislocation of some of your major customers, the pressures going on in your AIGs, some of the major banks, what that’s doing to transaction volumes, and if that’s causing concern for EPAY or if it’s creating opportunity for EPAY?

Robert A. Eberle

I think it’s creating opportunity. We haven’t had the customer that we work with be in a situation where they’ve been acquired merger, a Lehman type situation. We service 15 of the top 25 banks, but we’ve been fortunate that the organizations we work with, Bank of America for example, are winners in this process, and others that were working with SWIFT for example till now are somewhat immune from it. What we actually have seen is increased cash balances and cash revenues. What you have got is a flight to quality. One of our banks just told me that their cash balance revenues or their float revenues are up 23% over last year. Another organization we work with has a whole separate group to open new accounts because what’s happening is corporations are switching banks to make sure they are with organizations that are perceived to be safer.

So, to some degree we have been fortunate that the organizations we work with have been so solid, but then ultimately we see opportunity out of it, an example being Bank of America acquiring Merrill presents a couple of opportunities. First off, there is integration work around the payment platforms that would be utilized by the combined entity. The second opportunity is that while there is such a focus on a major integration, other areas within the bank represent opportunities for Bottomline to take those on, take them on as a project, or even run them for an organization like that. So, we have not seen any cancelation, we’ve not seen anything delayed, we’ve not seen a pipeline opportunity going away, and we actually see more opportunity around it. The last point I had mentioned, you know this Colin, but for those that aren’t familiar, what we’re doing in the cash management area is a customer facing application. So, it’s a part of the way these organizations serve their customers and drive their revenues. So, they can attract new customers, they can attract new cash balances, and they can increase fees charged for payments and other transactions processed through our software. It has not impacted us at the customer end and it certainly, I believe, has impacted us in the capital markets because we’re associated with a group of organizations that are challenged. I do believe that’s put some pressure on the stock price.

Colin Gillis - Canaccord Adams

Can we get the backlog number again please?

Kevin M. Donovan

The backlog number was just under $72 million.

Operator

Our next question will come from the line of Jonathan Maietta with Needham & Company.

Jonathan Maietta - Needham & Company

The SWIFT opportunity obviously is a great opportunity. Are there other industry groups that you could work with whether it be a [inaudible] oe I am not sure who else is even out there that you could potentially partner with in the same fashion?

Robert A. Eberle

No, there’s really nobody that’s the same or anywhere near the same scale as SWIFT. The other opportunities around it are the fact that we now are going to have inside knowledge, if you will, the inside capability on connections to SWIFT. So, the other opportunities for us aren’t with other organizations, but rather they are in providing and leveraging this connectivity format. So, leveraging Bottomline on the other side, on the SWIFT side, if you will, with additional platforms and additional capability in our platforms.

Jonathan Maietta - Needham & Company

And should we expect to see more BBX pilots coming on board this year?

Robert A. Eberle

Wouldn’t expect, our plan hasn’t been to have more on this. Our plan is to execute on the pilots today and then to move to market, go to market, as we enter the calendar ’09. The other piece I’d add on SWIFT though which I missed leaving out is that that organization is such a high profile, it’s hard to explain if you are not in this space. The Sibos conference for example was over 7000 attendees. It is clearly the top global in banking and treasury conference in the world, and the credibility that we’ve gotten out of being named as the technology partner for SWIFT will certainly create other opportunities for us with major corporates and banks. It’s a good question, what are the other opportunities, you asked. I think in connecting to our connectivity that we’re providing to SWIFT, and second, it’s the credibility that we’ve gained as being chosen by such an important organization.

Jonathan Maietta - Needham & Company

And when could you really leverage that credibility? I am sure you could leverage a little bit now, but do you have to go live in order to really...

Robert A. Eberle

No, you know what’s interesting? I am not going to name other parties on this, but we’ve got calls before it was announced of some major organizations that had heard that we were the provider and that has already begun discussions. Where those will go, what will happen out of that, time will tell, but they were calls into Bottomline where we’ve been told, “you’ve been chosen for Alliance Lite, you’re providing that, we want to talk.” And it’s a mix of different types of organizations. It’s financial institutions, banks that would want to deploy, major players that would want to deploy the technology, and these major technology firms that would want to understand our capability and leverage our capability around that.

Operator

And the next question will come from the line of John Kraft with D. A. Davidson & Co.

John Kraft - D. A. Davidson & Co.

Legal eXchange was up 25%?

Kevin M. Donovan

Was up 29% year-over-year.

John Kraft - D. A. Davidson & Co.

29%. Okay. And then a couple other items that stood out. You highlighted them a little bit, but specifically on the equipment and supplies, you said that that’s not an area you are focusing on and then on product development, you said that you spend as needed, but on both of those, those were out of line with recent results. Is the Q1 number a reasonable number to use going forward for 2009?

Kevin M. Donovan

Yes. I think that’s the case. Since some of our supplies revenue comes from Europe, there is some currency impact that’s in that number, but as we go forward, we’d expect that probably to be $2.5 million to $3 million.

John Kraft - D. A. Davidson & Co.

And then expectations for taxes?

Kevin M. Donovan

Taxes, we would expect that next quarter we will have a small tax provision, probably a couple of hundred thousand dollars.

Operator

Our next question will come from the line of Melissa Moran with Thomas Weisel Partners.

Melissa Moran - Thomas Weisel Partners

Was the SWIFT contribution included in your previous annual guidance?

Kevin M. Donovan

In our previous guidance there wouldn’t have been really any contribution from SWIFT during the year. We’re projecting that towards the tail end of the fiscal year when we begin to record some revenue, but there won’t be any real meaningful contribution in the fiscal year from SWIFT.

Melissa Moran - Thomas Weisel Partners

But there’s $2 million that you’ve recorded to deferred revenue and that will come primarily in 2010?

Kevin M. Donovan

It’ll begin in 2010, that’s the $2 million of service billings that will end up starting to be recorded in 2010.

Melissa Moran - Thomas Weisel Partners

Okay. And did you quantify the currency impact on the quarter?

Kevin M. Donovan

Yes. Top line impact on currency was just under a million dollars.

Melissa Moran - Thomas Weisel Partners

Okay. And then I was looking at the backlog and it looks like that that was down sequentially. What was the reason behind that?

Kevin M. Donovan

Yes. The first thing would be that there is a currency impact on the backlog as well as our European backlog gets converted into US dollars, and the second thing is our backlog does fluctuate from quarter to quarter, some of the large banking deals that we sign and as we bill against those contracts, the backlog will move down from quarter to quarter at different points in time. So nothing unusual in that, it’s regular part of the business.

Melissa Moran - Thomas Weisel Partners

Okay. You talked about your pipeline being strong. Could you give us a little more color on that, how it trended sequentially, and just in terms of sales cycles, both for the banking products and your business overall, how are they trending, are you seeing decision making taking longer or being delayed, just a little color on that will be great.

Robert A. Eberle

We haven’t seen decisions taking longer or being delayed, and what we’ve seen, which I alluded to a little bit earlier particularly around banking is we’re enjoying a better and better reputation with our banking product. Now, I said better reputation because frankly 3 or 4 years ago we were pretty much an unknown, and what we’ve been able to do is win some important deals, have been able to execute with customers, have been able to build on that, building out our technology, we’ve made a significant investment in the platform as well as our delivery methodology, and what that’s resulted in is that now we are chosen to participate in any significant RFP in the banking space, and often times one of the front runners. Even just in the last quarter, we’ve seen more of that activity where we’re being asked to please participate where 2 years ago we would have been trying to become part of the process. A mix of factors again, product, delivery methodology, execution with customers, and the most recent piece would be the SWIFT win that’s so high profile.

Operator

Our next question comes from the line of Bill Kitchel with Millrace Asset Group.

William Kitchel - Millrace Asset Group

I am wondering if you could expand a little bit on the SWIFT arrangement, the contract you have with them, I think you said a 7-figure subscription opportunity that begins really next year, but I also thought some of that was recognized, that some of the $2 million was recognized in Q4 of this fiscal year...

Robert A. Eberle

That will be a timing issue on when the full first release is completed and accepted out in the market. That could be at some point in the fourth quarter, it could be by the end of the fourth quarter, but certainly we would enter the next fiscal year with those revenues up and ramping, but it’s a flick of a switch if you will, it doesn’t ramp up rateably, when it’s on, it’s on, but it will occur once there is acceptance which today we would expect to be in the end of our fourth quarter.

William Kitchel - Millrace Asset Group

Okay. And I think in your prepared remarks you mentioned that there is a revenue share feature to that. Wondering if you could elaborate on that a little bit?

Robert A. Eberle

No, I really can’t elaborate more than that other than to say it could absolutely have a material impact on Bottomline, it could be significant for us like any revenue share, you need the revenue as you are sharing it to be successful and significant, but the feedback we’ve gotten from customers and from, in particular the reaction at Sibos, suggest that SWIFT is really right on with this offering, that’s exactly what the market needs, it suggests there will be big demand and to be successful, and the share that Bottomline will have a meaningful impact on our results if that’s the case.

William Kitchel - Millrace Asset Group

Maybe, if you could elaborate on some of the functions provided by your service and types of either payment transfers or information exchange, or just some of the features so that we can get a sense of the vitality of that opportunity.

Robert A. Eberle

SWIFT is solely a carrier of messages. It does not hold funds or manage accounts on behalf of customers or store financial information on an ongoing basis. It’s really a data carrier, but it is the principal data carrier for messaging between financial institutions and organizations communicating with their financial institutions. That activity involves secure exchange of proprietary data and Bottomline’s platform manages the input of that and the receipt of that data. So all the remittance data around payments in different formats is all then conducted through Bottomline’s platform. Over time we’ll be adding more around securities and additional things around balances and in forecasting.

William Kitchel - Millrace Asset Group

So revenue share is derived from fees earned by SWIFT offering to their member banks or something...

Robert A. Eberle

SWIFT will offer this on an annual subscription basis and we would share in the revenues that SWIFT would derive from that.

Operator

And there are no other questions from the phone line. Please continue.

Robert A. Eberle

Thank you for your attention and thank you for your time this afternoon. Again, we’re pleased with the quarter, not only the results we posted, but the future opportunities which SWIFT and the other initiatives we’ve taken during the quarter present. I look forward to our next earnings call and reporting our progress to you all at that point.

Operator

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