Google reported revenues of $2.46 billion for the second quarter, an increase of 77% compared to the second quarter of 2005 and an increase of 9% compared to the first quarter of 2006. The net income increased to $721.1 million, or $2.33 a share, from $342.8 million, or $1.19 a share, a year earlier.
Here you can see the advertising revenues (in thousands):
|Three Months Ended |
|Six Months Ended |
|2005 ||2006||2005 ||2006|
|Google web sites|| |
|Google Network web sites|| |
|Total advertising revenues|| |
|Licensing and other revenues|| |
58% of the income is from the US, and 17% comes from the UK.
In their conference call, Google's representatives have given some idea about their plans:
* they'll launch AdSense for radio in 3 months worldwide
* they'll test mobile ads, first in Asia (Japan)
* increase the presence in countries where Google isn't the leader: China, Russia, Korea
* more partners for distribution and content
More at Google's press release. Conference Call transcript.