Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc., the nation’s premier movie-theater subscription service, announced the pricing of a best efforts underwritten public offering of an aggregate of 8,261,539 Series A units (the “Series A Units”), with each Series A Unit consisting of (i) one share of the Company’s common stock, par value $0.01 per share (the “Common Stock”), and (ii) one Series A Warrant to purchase one share of Common Stock (the “Series A Warrants”); and (B) 969,230 Series B units (the “Series B Units”, and together with the Series A Units, the “Units”), with each Series B Unit consisting of (i) one pre-funded Series B Warrant to purchase one share of Common Stock (the “Series B Warrants”, and together with the Series A Warrants, the “Warrants”) and (ii) one Series A Warrant, with anticipated gross proceeds of approximately $60 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses payable by HMNY.
Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (NASDAQ: HMNY), a provider of information technology services and solutions and a majority owner of MoviePass Inc. ("MoviePass"), the nation's premier movie-theater subscription service, today announced that it has commenced a best efforts underwritten public offering, subject to market and other conditions, to issue and sell shares of its common stock and warrants to purchase shares of its common stock. The shares of common stock and warrants will be issued separately. There can be no assurance as to whether or when the offering may be completed, or to the actual size or terms of the offering. HMNY intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to increase the Company's ownership stake in MoviePass or to support the MoviePass operations; to satisfy a portion or all of the amounts payable in connection with its outstanding convertible notes, to the extent that they remain outstanding; and for general corporate purposes.
MoviePass™, the nation's premier movie-theater subscription service and a majority-owned subsidiary of Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. (NASDAQ: HMNY), and Fandor®, the streaming service with the largest collection of independent films, documentaries, international features and shorts, today announced that both companies are partnering with Costco to offer a one-year subscription plan for a flat fee of $89.99. The package deal for both services is available exclusively to Costco members and covers a year of membership for both MoviePass and Fandor.
New Agreement with Distributor Provides MoviePass with a Portion of Ticket Revenue Based on Marketing Campaign Performance Metrics from MoviePass’ Marketing Campaigns Indicate That MoviePass Members Represent a Demonstrable Percentage of Opening Weekend Domestic Box Office, Which Tend to Climb and Become Even More Impactful in the Theatrical Window for Both Major Blockbusters and Independent Films; MoviePass’ Ticket Spend Accounted for 13.21% of the Domestic Box Office Opening Weekend* for Sony Pictures/Columbia's Roman J. Israel Esquire and 10% of Domestic Opening Weekend* Box Office For Fox Searchlight’s “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri.”
MoviePass™ is offering a one year subscription plan for a flat fee of $89.95 (including a $6.55 processing fee). Existing MoviePass customers will receive 25% savings from their current $9.95 per month plan if they subscribe to the new one year MoviePass™ subscription plan.
HMNY has entered into a securities purchase agreement with institutional investors for HMNY to issue convertible notes in the aggregate principal amount of $100,000,000 (the “Notes”), for the purpose of further funding MoviePass, and for general corporate purposes. HMNY is not obligated to register the resale of any shares underlying the Notes with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Absent registration, the investors may resell the shares underlying the Notes only pursuant to Rule 144 or another available exemption from registration.
The continued growth trajectory exceeded MoviePass’ initial projections, and now MoviePass projects that it will acquire at least 3.1 million additional paying subscribers through August 18, 2017, exceeding its previous estimate of 2.5 million subscribers. HMNY also announced that MoviePass had a subscriber churn rate of 4.2% for month 1 and 2.4% for month 2 after announcing its new $9.95 per month subscription price. Based on current churn rates, monthly subscriber retention is above 96% and average paying monthly subscriber life expectancy is 46.8 months.
Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. announced today that, since August 15, 2017, it has received aggregate gross cash proceeds of approximately $12.8 million from the holder of its senior secured convertible notes, thereby satisfying the $10 million financing condition to HMNY’s pending acquisition of a majority stake in MoviePass Inc. (“MoviePass”), which was announced in August 2017. HMNY also announced that it has agreed to increase the purchase price for its stake in MoviePass from $27 million to $28.5 million, which will increase its ownership stake in MoviePass from 53% to 53.71% upon the closing of the transaction.
“I look forward to this conference for many reasons,” said Mitch Lowe. “Speaking with these well-entrenched entertainment executives will be both a pleasure and an honor, and learning what they foresee for this often surprising and ever-evolving industry is sure to help MoviePass remain in the forefront of this exciting revolution.”
MoviePass projects that it will acquire at least 2.5 million additional paying subscribers during the next twelve months, and expects to retain at least 2.1 million of those additional paying subscribers at the end of that period.
Following the announcement of the new MoviePass $9.95 per month subscription price, during the six-day period from August 15, 2017 through August 20, 2017 (the “Measurement Period”), two theater chains that have partnerships with MoviePass reported outstanding attendance by MoviePass subscribers.
HMNY continues to acquire companies on the cutting edge, with first-mover advantage, disruptive technology and solid management. MoviePass is available in over 91% of all theaters in the U.S. This includes AMC, Regal and Cinemark theaters along with independent theaters. The MoviePass app enables subscribers to see unlimited movies, in theaters with no blackout dates; no contracts; just a low flat $9.95 monthly fee.
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Google Maps #1, Waze #2, RedZone Map #3
Helios and Matheson Analytics Inc. and RedZone announced RedZone Map app has climbed to #3 on AppAnnie’s charts in the UK in all navigation categories, positioned right after Google Maps and Waze.
The launch of RedZone Map in London comes at a time when Londoners are seeing a sharp increase in violent crime. Coming on the heels of the new London Metropolitan Police Commissioner promising a five-year crackdown on violence, the app, which presents crime data for shootings, assaults, thefts and hate crimes, is now available to help RedZone Map users in London become more aware of their surroundings and avoid higher crime locations.
Twitter feeds come in from all over the world, many about crime and terrorism. RedZone will be processing up to 80 million tweets daily, with its technology displaying these threats on RedZone Map in real-time – crime that is happening that very moment. If news of a shooting in Chicago comes across the Twitter feed, RedZone Map now drops a corresponding pin with that information on the map, allowing users to be more aware of their surroundings in real-time. If there is terrorist activity that posts through the feed, users are immediately advised as well.
Major League Baseball player Darryl Strawberry. Mr. Strawberry will serve as a spokesperson for the company, collaborating with RedZone on various marketing and public relations campaigns to promote safety and social empowerment, including personal appearances, video endorsements, media interviews and personal blog entries. RedZone's proprietary technology enhances mobile GPS navigation by offering users the choice of taking a safer route or a riskier route to their destinations. The RedZone Map app incorporates a social media component, which allows for "it's happening now" crime reporting coupled with real-time crime data from more than 1,400 local, state, national and global sources.
“Ray is an inspirational leader and a valuable asset to our executive team as we continue to fulfill our vision of creating cutting-edge technologies,” said Ted Farnsworth, chairman and CEO of HMNY. “He brings with him a long and successful track record in the financial services sector, and we look forward to leveraging his expertise as we seek to accelerate our growth.”