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Coherent: Results Of Operations And Financial Condition

The following excerpt is from the company's SEC filing.

On January 28, 2016, Coherent, Inc. (the “registrant” or “Coherent”) issued a press release regarding its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended January 2, 2016. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.

NON-GAAP FINANCIAL MEASURES: Coherent utilizes a number of different financial measures, both GAAP and non-GAAP, in analyzing and assessing the overall business performance, for making operating decisions and for forecasting and planning future periods. Coherent considers the use of non-GAAP financial measures helpful in assessing its current financial performance, ongoi ng operations and prospects for the future. Ongoing operations are the ongoing revenue and expenses of the business, excluding certain costs and expenses that Coherent does not anticipate to recur on a quarterly basis or which do not reflect ongoing operations. While Coherent uses non-GAAP financial measures as a tool to enhance its understanding of certain aspects of its financial performance, Coherent does not consider these measures to be a substitute for, or superior to, the information provided by GAAP financial measures. Consistent with this approach, Coherent believes that disclosing non-GAAP financial...