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Overstock.com Releases Fiscal Year And Q4 Earnings Report Overstock.com Releases Fiscal Year And Q4 Earnings Report

Overstock.com released its fiscal year and Q4 earnings report today. The company posted a 3% decrease in revenue year-over-year for 2011. For the fourth quarter, there was a 10% YoY decrease. FY 2011 revenue was $1,054 million vs. $1,090 million …

Consumers’ Financial Lives Becoming More Digital

Cha-ching! In the United States, half of all bill payments made (by households with access to the Internet) are being paid online. Nearly forty percent of mobile banking users have paid a bill using their phone and one out of …

Salesforce Earnings: Company Beats Estimates Salesforce Earnings: Company Beats Estimates

Salesforce released its earnings report for fiscal Q4 and full-year 2011, beating most estimates. Quarterly revenue was $632 Million, up 38% YoY. Full-year revenue was $2.27 Billion, up 37% YoY. “Salesforce.com’s 38% revenue growth in the fourth quarter was a …

Eric Schmidt Reduces His Stake In Google Eric Schmidt Reduces His Stake In Google
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Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt, who now goes by the title Executive Chairman, is reportedly reducing his stake in the company from 2.8% to 2.1% by selling $1.45 billion in stock as part of a trading plan adopted in November. …

Demand Media Earnings: Content/Media Revenue Up 15% YoY Demand Media Earnings: Content/Media Revenue Up 15% YoY

Demand Media just released its fourth quarter and fiscal 2011 financial results, beating analysts’ expectations, but posting a net loss for the year. The loss includes $5.9 million of “accelerated non-cash amortization expense associated with content intangible assets removed from …

LinkedIn Earnings Solid, Q4 Revenue Up 105% LinkedIn Earnings Solid, Q4 Revenue Up 105%

LinkedIn just announced its fourth quarter and 2011 Fiscal Year financial results, and they are solid. The company saw a 105% increase in revenue for the fourth quarter compared to the same period last year. Q4 revenue was $167.7 million, …

Facebook Ads Expected To Grow In 2012 Facebook Ads Expected To Grow In 2012

You probably heard of Facebook’s IPO filing last week. Lots of interesting factoids about the social network company were made public, most of which was built around their financial information. One salient fact: companies seemed not to care how much …

AOL Releases Q4 2011 Earnings AOL Releases Q4 2011 Earnings

AOL released their financial earnings for the fourth quarter of the 2011 financial year this morning and initial reviews seem to be more positive than negative for the media company. It announced that their shares are up $0.23 and revenue …

Facebook IPO: Report Has It At $5 Billion With Room For Growth Facebook IPO: Report Has It At $5 Billion With Room For Growth
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Numerous reports have indicated that Facebook would file its IPO papers on Wednesday. The Wall Street Journal broke the news last week. Today, Reuters is reporting that Facebook will indeed file on Wednesday, and that Facebook is expected to raise …

Amazon Q4 Earnings Report Released, Net Income Plummets, Kindle Unit Sales Up 177% Amazon Q4 Earnings Report Released, Net Income Plummets, Kindle Unit Sales Up 177%

Amazon just released its earnings report for the fourth quarter. This includes an increase in net sales of 35% to $17.43 billion. Still, net income decreased 58% to $177 million for the quarter. Kindle unit sales (including Kindles and Kindle …

Andreessen Horowitz Raises $1.5 Billion For Fund III Andreessen Horowitz Raises $1.5 Billion For Fund III

VC firm Andreessen Horowitz announced that it has raised $1.5 billion for its Fund III. Co-founder and general partner Ben Horowitz explains, “Fund III is all about extending our capabilities to more disruptors and pioneers. We’re remaking the modern venture …

Gannett Print Revenue Down, Digital Up Gannett Print Revenue Down, Digital Up

Gannett, publisher of USA Today and a number of other newspapers, reported its Q4 earnings today, missing analysts’ estimates. The company’s publishing segment operating revenue was down 5.3% year-over-year to $1.01 billion for the quarter. Ad revenues were $670.7 million …

Apple’s Quarterly Earnings In Perspective Apple’s Quarterly Earnings In Perspective

Earlier this week Apple released their earnings report for the first quarter of FY2012. As we reported then, the company had its best quarter ever, bringing in $46.33 billion dollars in revenue, beating estimates by more than $8 billion. That’s …

Facebook IPO Documents May Be Filed Next Week [Report] Facebook IPO Documents May Be Filed Next Week [Report]

Facebook’s IPO has been expected to be coming in the first half of the year, for quite some time. Rumors have pegged the IPO for somewhere between April and June. More recently, it’s been rumored to be coming in May. …

Apple Q1 Earnings Released, Biggest Quarter Ever Apple Q1 Earnings Released, Biggest Quarter Ever
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Apple just posted its earnings for its fiscal year 2012 first quarter. Last quarter, Apple didn’t live up to analysts’ expectations, but the company still had a record September quarter. This quarter, they had the holidays, and this quarter, they …

Google Q4 2011 Earnings Report Released Google Q4 2011 Earnings Report Released

Google has released its earnings report for the fourth quarter of 2011. Google ended the fourth quarter of 2011 strong. Revenues were up 29% over the fourth quarter of last year. The company also passed the $10 billion mark for …

GOOG Doing Alright Ahead of Q4 Earnings Report GOOG Doing Alright Ahead of Q4 Earnings Report

Google will release its Q4 earnings report on Thursday, and provide a live webcast of the conference call discussing the results. At the time of this writing, Google stock is up 2.80. I guess “Search Plus Your World” isn’t too …

Gidsy Gets $1.2 Million From Investors, Including Ashton Kutcher Gidsy Gets $1.2 Million From Investors, Including Ashton Kutcher

Gidsy just raised $1.2M Seed Investment from Sunstone Capital together with W. Vogels (CTO of Amazon), Index Capital and Ashton Kutcher. “Gidsy is exploring, booking and offering unique things to do,” CEO Edial Dekker tells WebProNews. “We launched in Amsterdam, …

GetGlue Hits 2 Million Users, Raises $12 Million [Exclusive Interview] GetGlue Hits 2 Million Users, Raises $12 Million [Exclusive Interview]

GetGlue announced that it has closed a $12 million round of financing, led by Rho Ventures. Other investors include: TimeWarner Investments, RRE Ventures, and Union Square Ventures. WebProNews interviewed CEO Alex Iskold about the funding and the growth of GetGlue …

Curious How Much Money An Apple CEO Made Last Year? Here You Go Curious How Much Money An Apple CEO Made Last Year? Here You Go
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Apple, a company you have heard of around these parts, released its 2012 Proxy Report yesterday, revealing how much executives at Apple Inc. made in the past year. So in the post-Jobs era, how much more might the new CEO, …

Unruly (Of Google’s Chrome Marketing Debacle Fame) Raises $25 Million Unruly (Of Google’s Chrome Marketing Debacle Fame) Raises $25 Million
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Unruly is the marketing firm behind Google’s Chrome paid link fiasco – the campaign by which Googlers are saying they are embarrassed. Still, Unruly announced today that it is has just raised $25 million in funding in a Series A …