MENLO PARK, Calif., Nov. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — View Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGHT), an eyecare technology company focused on creating innovative solutions intended to transform care and improve patients’ lives, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2022.

Recent Business Highlights

  • Generated total revenue of $18. 7 million in the third one fourth of 2022, an increase of 43% compared to the particular prior year period plus 8% from the second quarter
  • Achieved total gross margin associated with 84% in the third quarter of 2022
  • Increased the number of facilities ordering the OMNI® Surgical System to 913 in the third one fourth of 2022 from 875 within the 2nd quarter of 2022, and the installed base associated with TearCare® Program facilities to 881 upon September 30, 2022 through 762 on June thirty, 2022
  • Launched the SION™ Surgical Instrument, the world’s only bladeless goniotomy device, as part of the particular Sight Sciences Surgical Glaucoma product portfolio among select surgeons in August plus initiated a broader commercial launch inside the fourth quarter of 2022
  • Announced key publication of TREY study data in International Ophthalmology , highlighting strong intraocular pressure (IOP) reductions following standalone OMNI procedures in open-angle glaucoma patients with a history of implanted trabecular microbypass stents and glaucoma medication treatment whose IOP was not controlled
  • Introduced publication associated with OLYMPIA trial data showing superior symptom relief in a subset of advanced dry eye patients who received TearCare treatment inside Clinical Ophthalmology
  • Completed enrollment for SAHARA, the randomized clinical trial designed to evaluate the TearCare System procedure versus Restasis vision drops in patients with chronic dry eye disease, in Sept

“We are pleased with our results with regard to the third quarter, which demonstrate increasing adoption of OMNI and TearCare. We continue in order to execute commercially and operationally to generate market leading growth with both products, as well as our own recently launched SION bladeless goniotomy instrument, ” said Paul Badawi, co-founder plus Chief Executive Officer associated with Sight Sciences. “Our large and growing library of trial information and real-world evidence provides tangible medical support to our expansion of the particular standalone MIGS and dry eye therapy markets, positioning Sight Sciences for solid growth in the years to come. ”

Third One fourth 2022 Monetary Results
Revenue for the third quarter of 2022 was $18. 7 mil, a rise associated with $5. 6 million, or 43%, in comparison to the particular third quarter of 2021. Surgical Glaucoma revenue was $17. 1 million, an increase of 37% compared to the prior 12 months period and 7% when compared to second fraction. The growth was primarily driven by an increase in both the number associated with facilities purchasing the OMNI Surgical Program and utilization per buying facility. Dry Eye revenue was $1. 6 million, a boost of 145% from the previous year plus 21% from the second one fourth. The development was mainly driven simply by increases within sales of the Tear Care System in order to both new and reordering customers.

Gross profit for that third quarter of 2022 was $15. 7 mil compared to $11. 0 million regarding the third quarter associated with 2021. Gross margin for your third one fourth of 2022 was 84%, in line with the particular same period of the prior year.

Operating expenses were $37. six million for the third quarter of 2022 compared in order to $25. one million in the same period the last year, representing a 50. 0% boost. Operating expenses as a percentage of revenues increased from 191. 4% inside the 3rd quarter associated with 2021 to 201. 3% in the third one fourth of 2022. The enhance in operating expenses has been primarily driven by additions to personnel and continued investment in R& D and SG& A to support the Company’s growth, including stock-based compensation of $3. 2 million compared in order to $1. 9 million within the prior year time period.

Net loss was $22. 2 thousand in the particular third quarter of 2022 ($0. 46 per share), as compared to $17. 2 million in the exact same prior yr period ($0. 43 per share).

Cash and cash equivalents totaled $199. 8 million and total debt was $33. 2 mil as of September 30, 2022.

2022 Financial Guidance
Sight Sciences now projects revenue intended for the full year 2022 to range from $70 million to $72 million, which usually represents development of approximately 43% to 47% compared to 2021. This compares to the earlier expectation to get full season 2022 income to range from $68 million in order to $72 mil.

Conference Call
Sight Sciences’ management team will host the conference call today, November 10, 2022, beginning at 1: 30 p. m. Pacific Time / 4: 30 p. m. Eastern Time. Investors interested in listening to the conference contact may do so by accessing a live plus archived webcast of the particular event in www.sightsciences.com , on the Traders page within the News & Events section. The webcast will be available pertaining to replay meant for at least 90 days after the event.

About View Sciences
Sight Sciences is an eyecare technology company focused on developing and commercializing revolutionary solutions intended to transform care and improve patients’ lives. Using minimally invasive or even non-invasive approaches to target the underlying causes of the world’s most prevalent eye diseases, Sight Sciences seeks to create more effective treatment paradigms that enhance patient care and supplant conventional outdated approaches. The particular Company’s OMNI® Surgical System is a minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) device indicated to reduce intraocular stress in adult patients along with primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG), the world’s leading cause of irreversible blindness. The SION™ Surgical Instrument is a bladeless, manually operated device used in ophthalmic surgical procedures to excise trabecular meshwork. The Company’s TearCare® Strategy is 510(k) cleared in the United States for that application of localized heat therapy in adult patients with evaporative dried out eye illness due in order to meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD), enabling office-based clearance associated with gland obstructions by physicians to address the particular leading cause of dry attention disease.

For more information, visit www.sightsciences.com .

OMNI® and TearCare® are registered trademarks of Sight Sciences.
SION™ is the trademark associated with Sight Sciences.
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Investor contact:
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SIGHT SCIENCES, INC.
Condensed Consolidated Balance Sheets (Unaudited)
(in thousands, other than share and per share data)

    September thirty,   December 31,
      2022       2021  
Assets        
Current assets:        
Cash plus cash equivalents   $ 199, 819     $ 260, 687  
Accounts receivable, net     12, 593       8, 709  
Inventory, net     5, 520       3, 475  
Prepaid expenses and other present assets     four, 411       4, 164  
Total current property     222, 343       277, 035  
Property plus equipment, net     1, 568       1, 454  
Operating lease right-of-use resources     1, 121       one, 495  
Other noncurrent assets     202       202  
Overall assets   $ 225, 234     dollar 280, 186  
Liabilities, redeemable convertible preferred stock, and Stockholders’ equity        
Current liabilities:        
Accounts payable   $ 3, 239     $ 3, 351  
Accrued compensation     7, 993       5, 987  
Accrued and some other current liabilities     6, 154       4, 166  
Total current liabilities     17, 386       13, 504  
Long-term debt     33, 158       32, 656  
Other noncurrent financial obligations     1, 751       1, 919  
Total liabilities     52, 295       48, 079  
Commitments plus contingencies (Note 6)        
Redeemable convertible preferred stock:        
Convertible preferred share par value of $0. 001 for each share; 10, 000, 000      
shares authorized; no shares issued and outstanding as associated with September 30,
2022 and December 31, 2021, respectively
           
Stockholders’ collateral:        
Preferred stock par worth of $0. 001 per share; ten, 000, 500 shares
authorized; no stocks issued plus outstanding as of September thirty, 2022
and December thirty-one, 2021, correspondingly
           
Common share par value of $0. 001 per discuss; 200, 000, 000 gives
authorized since September 30, 2022 plus December 31, 2021,
respectively; 48, 083, 292 and 47, 504, 704 shares issued plus outstanding
as of September thirty, 2022 and December thirty-one, 2021, correspondingly
    48       48  
Additional paid-in-capital     395, 227       385, 060  
Accumulated deficit     (222, 336 )     (153, 001 )
Total stockholders’ equity     172, 939       232, 107  
Total liabilities, redeemable convertible favored stock plus
        stockholders’ equity
  dollar 225, 234     $ 280, 186  

SIGHT SCIENCES, INC.
Condensed Consolidated Claims of Operations and Comprehensive Loss (Unaudited)
(in thousands, except share and for each share data)

    Three Months Ended
Sept 30,
  Nine Months Ended
September 30,
      2022       2021       2022       2021  
Income   $ 18, 677     $ 13, 101     dollar 50, 788     $ 34, 271  
Cost of goods sold     2, 928       2, 062       8, 696       6, 668  
Gross profit     15, 749       11, 039       42, 092       27, 603  
Operating expenditures:                
Research and development     six, 053       4, 279       seventeen, 626       11, 265  
Selling, general and administrative     31, 541       20, 790       91, 367       53, 100  
Total operating expenses     37, 594       25, 069       108, 993       64, 365  
Loss through operations     (21, 845 )     (14, 030 )     (66, 901 )     (36, 762 )
Interest expense     (1, 131 )     (1, 122 )     (3, 243 )     (3, 288 )
Some other income (expense), net     766       (2, 001 )     846       (6, 884 )
Loss before income taxes     (22, 210 )     (17, 153 )     (69, 298 )     (46, 934 )
Provision for income taxes     19       16       37       90  
Net loss and comprehensive loss   $ (22, 229 )   $ (17, 169 )   $ (69, 335 )   dollar (47, 024 )
Net loss per share attributable to common stockholders, basic plus diluted   $ (0. 46 )   $ (0. 43 )   $ (1. 45 )   dollar (2. 38 )
Weighted-average shares utilized in computing net loss for each share owing to common stockholders, basic and diluted     47, 910, 541       39, 849, 769       forty seven, 728, 845       19, 772, 145  

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