SAN FRANCISCO, — Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP alerts investors in USA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: USAT) to the November 13, 2018 Lead Plaintiff deadline in the securities class action pending in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. If you purchased or otherwise acquired USA Technologies securities between November 9, 2017 and September 11, 2018 and suffered losses contact Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP. For more information visit:
or contact Reed Kathrein, who is leading the firm’s investigation, by calling 510-725-3000 or emailing
On September 11, 2018, USA Technologies and management announced they would not timely file the Company’s annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2018.
More specifically, they explained: “The Audit Committee of the Company’s Board of Directors, with the assistance of independent legal and forensic accounting advisors, is in the process of conducting an internal investigation of current and prior period matters relating to certain of the Company’s contractual arrangements, including the accounting treatment, financial reporting and internal controls related to such arrangements.”
This news drove the price of USA Technologies shares down $6.10, or almost 40%, to close at $9.20 that day.
“We’re focused on investors’ losses and on whether Defendants misstated USA Technologies’ revenue and other accounts,” said Hagens Berman partner Reed Kathrein.
Whistleblowers: Persons with non-public information regarding USA Technologies should consider their options to help in the investigation or take advantage of the SEC Whistleblower program. Under the new program, whistleblowers who provide original information may receive rewards totaling up to 30 percent of any successful recovery made by the SEC. For more information, call Reed Kathrein at 510-725-3000 or email [email protected].
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