WebSideStory meets consensus, guides in-line (WSSI 2Q05 earnings results)

Jul.29.05 | About: Websidestory Inc. (WSSI)

Website analytics firm WebSideStory (ticker: WSSI) reported Q2 2005 earnings results that met both revenue and EPS estimates. Key stats:


Q2 Results
(all percentage changes and comparisons are year on year, unless stated otherwise)


  • Revenue rose 77.8% to $9.4 million slightly above consensus of $9.29 million.
  • Subscription revenue rose 70.9% to $9.0 million.
  • Ad revenue rose 1,245.2% to $417,000.
  • Gross margin was 83.0% versus 85.0%.
  • Operating expenses rose 53.2% to $6.6 million.
  • Sales and marketing expenses rose 53.3% to $3.5 million.
  • Technology development expenses rose 14.2% to $1.1 million.
  • G&A expenses rose 70.0% to $1.4 million.
  • Operating income rose 570.2% to $1.2 million.
  • Operating margin was 12.7% versus 3.4%.
  • Net income was $1.3 million versus a loss of $272,000.
  • Diluted EPS of $0.07 versus a loss of $0.06.
  • Pro-forma non-GAAP diluted EPS of $0.10 versus a loss of $0.01, and versus consensus estimate of $0.10.

Balance Sheet

  • Cash and equivalents of $13.4 million as of June 30, 2005.

Q3 2005 Guidance

  • Revenue of $11.0 - $11.3 million versus consensus of $11.18 million.
  • Pro-forma non-GAAP EPS of $0.11 - $0.12 versus consensus of $0.12.
  • GAAP EPS of $0.08 - $0.09.

Q4 2005 Guidance

  • Revenue of $11.9 – $12.3 million.
  • Pro-forma non-GAAP EPS of $0.13 - $0.14 versus consensus of $0.13.
  • GAAP EPS of $0.10 - $0.11.

Q1 2006 Guidance

  • Revenue of $12.7 – $13.5 million.

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