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Just in case you were wondering why Comcast is suddenly ready with TV service for people who prefer to watch over the internet, the earnings report it released today can show you why. For the first time (albeit by a narrow margin of 22.55 million to 22.3 million), the cable giant has more high spe...

July 23rd 2015 at 3:41pm 0 Comments
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While Google has been enjoying consistent financial growth for quite some time, it was dinged the last two quarters for not living up to Wall Street expectations. But in today's Q2 earnings announcement, the Mountain View firm has made significant strides in rectifying that reputation. It reported...

July 16th 2015 at 6:53pm 0 Comments
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Netflix is flying high enough to need a 7-for-1 stock split, but now it's competing in a world where Showtime and HBO offer streaming video over the internet too. That makes today's earnings results (PDF) ever more important, and not surprisingly, the company focused on its push for original, excl...

July 15th 2015 at 4:18pm 0 Comments
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Super Smash Bros. isn't just fun to play, it also gave Nintendo a fun financial quarter. For the first time in a while, the Japanese company turned a profit, 24 billion yen worth ($224 million) to be exact. That's a big (Wii) U-turn over last quarter, when it managed to lose 9.9 billion yen ($97 m...

October 29th 2014 at 3:35am 0 Comments
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From the looks of BlackBerry's newest earnings report, it looks as if CEO Jon Chen's plan to transform the company into a software-and-services company might actually be working. The company posted a quarterly net loss of $207 million, pocket change compared to the $950 million that the other guy...

September 26th 2014 at 7:34am 0 Comments
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Though HTC lost money last quarter, it had just launched its One M8 flagship to great reviews, and promised the new handset would put a halt to the red ink. The (unaudited) numbers are now in and back up that boast. The company scored a NT$2.8 billion profit ($92 million) on NT$65 billion ($2.2 bi...

July 3rd 2014 at 9:13am 0 Comments
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Information broker The NPD Group noted that for the second quarter (April-June), digital product sales made up for losses experienced at retail. "Increases in digital format spending offset nearly all the losses from the declines in physical format spending, with digital full game downloads and do...

September 5th 2013 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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GameStop made it out of the slower summer season relatively unscathed, with sales of $1.38 billion during the second quarter ending August 3, a 10.7 percent decline from last year's $1.55 billion. An important indicator for the retail giant is its digital receipts grew 17.9 percent during the qua...

August 23rd 2013 at 3:30am 0 Comments
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NCsoft may be in a more secure position with its financials at the present, as the company released its Q2 2013 earnings report with uplifting data. Overall, the publisher and its combined subsidiaries has increased its sales by 4% over last quarter and seen a healthy bump in operating profit as we...

August 14th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments