Topic: Q2 Earnings

Netflix Meets Expectations in Second Quarter CEO reiterates stance on net neutrality

Netflix reported that it met expectations for revenue and earnings per share at $1.34 billion and $1.15, respectively, Business Insider reported. According to TechCrunch, Netflix actually slightly exceeded analyst expectations for…

July 22, 2014, 10:42 AM EDT

Disney, Time Warner Confident About NBA Prospects CEOs predict renewals for ESPN, TNT

While rival networks may be licking their chops in anticipation of trying to wrest away the media rights to the NBA, both legacy partners said they are confident that they’ll…

August 7, 2013, 4:24 PM EDT

Netflix Shares Fall as Q2 Subscriber Numbers Disappoint Arrested Development didn’t scare up very many paying customers

Shares of Netflix fell in after-hours trading Monday as the company’s strong second-quarter revenue performance was undermined by somewhat underwhelming subscriber growth. As analysts began to react to Netflix’s Q2 earnings,…

July 22, 2013, 7:37 PM EDT

Facebook Serving Fewer Ads, Making More Money Social network's $1.18 billion Q2 revenue ekes out estimates

Facebook generated $1.18 billion in second-quarter revenue, a 32 percent increase from last year and just clearing Wall Street estimates. Advertising contributed 84 percent of the company’s total revenue and…

July 26, 2012, 10:42 PM EDT

Fast Chat: Tim Armstrong Upon decent Q2 earnings, AOL's CEO talks video series, portal alliance,'s comeback

AOL announced quarterly earnings on Wednesday, and while the numbers weren't exactly stellar, there were numerous positive signs. Traffic is up, as are global ad dollars and video views. A…

July 25, 2012, 2:27 PM EDT

AOL Ad Revenue Up for Fifth Straight Quarter Domestic display flat, total revenue beats estimates

Maybe AOL should engage in proxy fights with activist investors more often. In the same quarter that the company grappled with Starboard Value over the makeup of AOL’s board and…

July 25, 2012, 10:19 AM EDT

Google Q2 Revenue Up 21 Percent to $10.96 Billion Advertisers don’t distinguish between smartphones and tablets, execs

Google’s earnings reports can be fairly humdrum. Google’s business is advertiser-dependent, and the majority of those ad dollars typically flow through Google-owned sites. Same share, larger scale. Still, Madison Avenue in…

July 19, 2012, 6:41 PM EDT

Mayer's a No-Show as Yahoo Unveils Not-So-Terrible Q2 Earnings Display profitable again but search returns to red

Of course Yahoo had a not-so-terrible second quarter with no CEO readily able to take the credit. Newly-crowned CEO Marissa Mayer decided to skip the session, as did recent interim…

July 17, 2012, 6:03 PM EDT

Earnings: News Corp. Beats the Street in Q2 Cable a major driver as company breaks three-quarter down streak

Trouble at its U.K. print division may have made a rocky 2011 for News Corp, but the media conglomerate defied expectations by pulling out of its three-straight-quarter streak of year-on-year…

February 8, 2012, 8:23 PM EST

CBS' Q2 Earnings Soar on Ad Sales, Licensing Gains After owning upfront, Moonves takes victory lap

CBS Corp. on Tuesday kicked off earnings season in fine fashion, resoundingly beating Wall Street’s expectations in the wake of a powerhouse upfront bazaar and an uptick in licensing and…

August 3, 2011, 5:30 AM EDT