Company Posts Revenues of $758 Million, Operating Income of $132 Million, Operating Income Before Depreciation and Amortization of $211 Million
Yahoo! Inc.(NASDAQ-NMS:YHOO) (Nasdaq:YHOO) today reported results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2004.
"Yahoo!'s performance surpassed even our high expectations, delivering the most successful quarter in the Company's history," said Terry Semel, chairman and chief executive officer, Yahoo!. "With our products more popular than ever before, we have experienced success across our entire business including strong growth in our fee-based and marketing services."
-- Revenues were $758 million in the first quarter of 2004, compared to $283 million in the same period of 2003.
-- Revenues excluding traffic acquisition costs ("TAC") were $550 million in the first quarter of 2004, compared to $283 million for the same period of 2003.
-- Gross profit for the first quarter of 2004 was $476 million, compared to $240 million for the same period of 2003.
-- Operating income for the first quarter of 2004 was $132 million, compared to $55 million for the same period of 2003.
-- Operating income before depreciation and amortization for the first quarter of 2004 was $211 million, compared to $85 million for the same period of 2003.
-- Cash flow from operating activities for the first quarter of 2004 was $236 million, compared to $99 million for the same period of 2003.
-- Free cash flow for the first quarter of 2004 was $197 million, compared to $78 million for the same period of 2003.
"Yahoo! is off to a great start in 2004. Our growth is a result of very impressive performance from our ongoing operations, leveraged further by recent acquisitions," said Susan Decker, chief financial officer, Yahoo!. "Looking forward, we are focused on making the appropriate investments and capital allocation decisions to help ensure sustainable, long-term growth. Due to our increased optimism about our business, we have raised our financial outlook for the full year 2004."
Yahoo verdient dank Online-Werbung im Quartal mehr [07 Apr 2004 - 22:39]
Los Angeles, 07. Apr (Reuters) - Der US-Internetkonzern Yahoo hat im ersten Quartal den Gewinn dank einer Erholung des Geschäfts mit Online-Werbung mehr verdient.
Der Netto-Gewinn sei in den drei Monaten auf 101 Millionen Dollar oder 14 Cent je Aktie einschließlich aller Wandlungsrechte gesteigert worden, teilte Yahoo am Mittwoch nach US-Börsenschluss mit. In der Vorjahreszeit sei ein Netto-Gewinn von 47 Millionen Dollar oder acht Cent je Dividendenpapier ausgewiesen worden.