October 31st, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Japanese mobile social network Line announced its latest quarterly financial results yesterday, with revenues for its core business up 104% year-on-year to $192m. The company also finally gave some active...

Continue reading »

October 27th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Amazon’s stock was getting a bit of a kicking from Wall Street last night after the company’s latest set of quarterly financial results. Although its revenues rose by 20% to $20.84bn, its net losses...

Continue reading »

October 25th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Yahoo held its latest analyst call following its quarterly financials this week, and it included some interesting details on the growth of Tumblr – and its prospects for making money from ads over the...

Continue reading »

October 24th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

Pandora-logo

Personal radio service Pandora announced its latest financials yesterday, and they showed the company’s revenues growing well and losses halving year-on-year, with some growth in active listeners too. The...

Continue reading »

October 21st, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

iphone-5s

Apple reported its latest quarterly financials last night, and as results go they were pretty stonking. The company's revenues rose 12.3% year-on-year to $42.1bn for the quarter, while its net profit rose...

Continue reading »

October 18th, 2014 by Music Ally Blog

Google’s latest set of quarterly financial results is a familiar story of very big numbers, but there’s a longer-term trend that’s making some analysts chatter. First, the numbers: Google’s revenues...

Continue reading »

October 13th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

soundcloud-financials-2013

SoundCloud’s latest financial results have been published and they show growing losses even before the company inks licensing deals with major labels and publishers. SoundCloud’s revenues grew by...

Continue reading »

October 8th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

spotify

Amid the regular arguments about whether streaming music pays off for artists, another important question sometimes gets forgotten: does streaming music even pay off for the companies that provide it? To...

Continue reading »

September 26th, 2014 by Stuart Dredge

shazam

Shazam has published its latest set of accounts, for the last six months of 2013, and they reveal widening losses at the company. Shazam reported £16.9m ($27.5m) of revenues for the half-year period,...

Continue reading »