Tag: financial results
Q2-Q3 may be the new Q4 according to Republic Records
Is it time to bid a fond farewell to the position of Q4 as the kingpin period of music revenues? A feature on Variety suggests that it might.
October 4, 2018
Norway music revenues up 7.8% but YouTube under attack
IFPI Norway has published figures for the first half of 2016, revealing that streaming now accounts for 83% of labels’ revenues – up from 80% in the first half of 2015.
August 11, 2016
Netflix financials: ‘Disrupting a big market can be bumpy’
“We are growing, but not as fast as we would like or have been,” admitted Netflix in its latest note to shareholders accompanying its quarterly financial results.
July 19, 2016
Is the Apple Watch a success or a flop at this stage?
Everyone in the tech industry has an opinion: it’s just that many of them don’t agree. As the industry waits for Apple’s next financial results to see if the company will divulge sales figures (estimates vary between...
July 21, 2015
Netflix now has 65.6m subscribers globally
Netflix announced its latest financial results yesterday, reporting that its subscriber total has grown to 65.6 million people, having added 3.3 million in the second quarter of 2015 alone. Netflix’s revenues for Q2 were...
July 16, 2015
YouTube gaming star PewDiePie made $7.4m in 2014
Felix Kjellberg – aka PewDiePie – is one of the most high-profile YouTube stars thanks to his “Let’s Play” gaming videos, and a huge audience of subscribers on Google’s video service. Now we know how that’s...
July 7, 2015
PRS for Music’s online income overtook recorded media in 2014
British collecting society PRS for Music says its latest financial results “maintains year-on-year growth”, with combined royalty income for PRS and MCPS of £664.3m – up 1% year-on-year “on a constant currency basis”....
May 11, 2015
Rightscorp revenues up, but its losses are heavy
Anti-piracy agency Rightscorp, which counts BMG as one of its main clients, has published its latest financial results. The company’s revenues grew 187% year-on-year to just under $940k in 2014, but it spent $4.3m getting...
March 12, 2015
WMG Financials 4Q-2014, February 2015
This infographic is an extract from the Music Ally Report
February 18, 2015
Omnifone: six new clients but plans to sell Rara
Business-to-business digital music firm Omnifone has lost two of its biggest customers in BlackBerry and Sony, while its just-released financial results for the year ending 30 April 2014 revealed revenues falling 17.9% to...
February 16, 2015
A tale of two mobile games firms with Zynga and King financials
Two of the most high-profile social games publishers, Zynga and King, published their latest financial results yesterday. Zynga posted revenues of $192.5m and a net loss of $45.1m in the fourth quarter of 2014, while King...
February 15, 2015
More than 1bn Android smartphones were shipped in 2014
Last week’s financial results from Apple and Samsung were the cue for analysts and research firms to push out their estimates for smartphone shipments and market share in 2014. Strategy Analytics is one of the analyses...
February 2, 2015