BENTHOS, INC. (NASDAQ: BTHS) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and the
fiscal year ended September 30, 2003. Net sales for the quarter were $3,847,000, an increase of 17.5% over sales of
$3,275,000 in the fourth quarter of the previous fiscal year. Net income for the quarter was $822,000, or $0.59 per
diluted share, compared to a net loss of $3,292,000, or ($2.32) per share, in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2002. Net
income for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2003 includes a pre-tax gain of $2,208,000, realized as a result of the Company's
sale of some of its real estate holdings in North Falmouth.