Tag: financial results

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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.
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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.
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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.
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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”....
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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...
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WMG Financials 4Q-2014, February 2015

This infographic is an extract from the Music Ally Report
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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...
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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...
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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...