Earnings Archives


AOL Sees Ad Revenue Growth, Patch to Be Outsourced or Sold

Tweet AOL announced Q3 earnings this morning. Revenues for the quarter were $561 million. The company saw 14% revenue growth driven primarily by its third party ad network and video in particular: 32% growth in Third Party Network revenue driven by growth in the sale of premium formats, primarily video, across our programmatic platform. Third Party […]

Dex Media: Print Down 21%, Digital Up 6% YTD; Digital 24% of Revs

Tweet DexMedia, the combination of Dex One and Supermedia, announced third quarter earnings today. The company reported $397 in quarterly revenue and a loss of $132 million. The company also said that it made $1.03 billion in the first nine months. Print continued to see declines of just over 20% YoY. These print revenue losses […]

Yelp: 62% of Searches Coming from Mobile

Tweet A little while ago Yelp announced Q3 revenue and earnings. Results were mixed. The company posted strong revenue growth but missed analysts’ consensus earnings estimates. The company reported revenues of $61.2 million in Q3, which represented 68% growth vs. a year ago. However there was a loss of $2.3 million (4 cents per share), up […]

Dex Announces Q2 Post-Merger Earnings

Tweet Dex Media (the combination of Supermedia and Dex One) announced its first quarterly earnings since completing its merger. As you can see from the numbers below, print revenues declined 22% but digital revenue was able to offset those loses by roughly 6%.   Here are some verbatim excerpts from the earnings call transcript: For […]

Yelp Beats with $46M in Q1, 45% of Search Now from App

Tweet Yelp released Q1 earnings this afternoon. Top-line results of $46 million beat analyst estimates. Yelp also offered strong guidance, above estimates, for next quarter: $52.5 million – $53.5 million. Yelp reported a quarterly net loss of $4.8 million vs. $9.8 million in Q1 2012. The company anticipates FY 2013 revenues of $216 million – […]

Dex and Supermedia Back in Bankruptcy in Preparation for Merger

Tweet Both Dex and Supermedia are in Chapter 11 in preparation for their merger. Previously the majority of creditors signed off on the deal. The companies said that they’ll save $175 million per year as a combined entity. Jobs will undoubtedly be shed but as it stands the new company would have almost 6,000 employees. […]

Groupon Q4 Disappoints Some, but Take a Look at Mobile

Tweet In today’s earnings announcement, Groupon missed or met (depending) analysts revenue expectations. There was also an unexpected EPS loss of $0.12. Below is the consolidated financial statement. For the full year the company made revenue of $2.33 billion (vs. $1.61 billion in 2011) against billings of $5.38 billion. There were many positive metrics beyond the top-line […]

Yelp Says It Could Influence $10 Billion in Offline Spending

Tweet Yelp reported Q4 and full-year earnings this afternoon. The company’s revenues were up but there was also a larger-than-expected loss. Revenue in Q4 was $41.2 million (on the year it was $137.6 million). The Q4 loss was $5.3 million. Top-line growth has been solid for Yelp, with most of its revenue coming from local […]

Facebook: Local Advertisers ‘Nearly Doubled’ Since Early 2012

Tweet Facebook announced Q4 2012 and full-year revenues today, which beat expectations. Quarterly revenues were $1.56 billion and full-year revenues were $5.09 billion. Ad revenues were $1.33 billion. Mobile was 23% of Q4 ad revenue or just over $300 million. I’ll have more later but here’s a quick overview of some of the local/offline/SMB highlights: […]

Groupon Misses Q3, Stock Now $3.32

Tweet A little while ago Groupon announced Q3 earnings and missed analyst expectations. The stock is down in after hours trading and, remarkably, down more than 80% below its IPO price (a year ago). Here are the top-line Groupon numbers: Revenue: increased 32% year-over-year to $568.6 million in the third quarter 2012, compared with $430.2 […]