Zillow +5.1% AH on Q1 beat, guidance; Trulia +1.3%

|About: Zillow Group, Inc. (Z)|By:, SA News Editor

Zillow (Z) guides on its CC for Q2 revenue of $75.5M-$76.5M, above a $71.8M consensus. Full-year revenue guidance has been hiked to $304M-$308M from $288M-$294M (consensus is at $294.8M). Full-year EBITDA guidance is now at $48M-$50M (up $10M at the midpoint).

Q1 results beat estimates on the back of a 72% Y/Y increase in Marketplace revenue to $53.4M (real estate +77%, mortgages +45%), and a 62% increase in Display (ad) revenue to $12.9M.

As expected, Zillow spent aggressively: Sales/marketing spend rose to $34.9M from $19.8M a year ago, R&D spend to $17M from $10.6M, and G&A to $14.7M from $8.2M.

4,654 Premier Agent subs were added, raising the total to 52,968. ARPU +6% Q/Q and +10% Y/Y to $286. Average monthly unique users +51% to 70.7M.

Trulia (TRLA) is following Zillow higher.

Q1 results, PR, datasheet, prepared remarks