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WebMD Health Corp (WBMD)

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  • Thu, Jul. 30, 4:07 PM
    • WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ:WBMD): Q2 EPS of $0.32 may not be comparable to consensus of $0.23.
    • Revenue of $148.32M (+5.6% Y/Y) beats by $1.19M.
    • Press Release
    | Thu, Jul. 30, 4:07 PM | Comment!
  • Thu, May 7, 3:36 PM
    • Tech companies rallying after posting calendar Q1 reports include online textbook rental/learning services provider Chegg (CHGG +14.6%), salvage auction site Liquidity Services (LQDT +10.3%), optical component maker Emcore (EMKR +6.7%), and health site owner WebMD (WBMD +6.7%).
    • Companies declining following earnings include cloud fleet management software vendor Fleetmatics (FLTX -6.8%), seismic hardware provider Ion Geophysical (IO -11.8%), and online stock photo marketplace Shutterstock (SSTK -4.7%).
    • Chegg beat Q1 estimates on the back of an 89% Y/Y increase in digital revenue (now 39% of total revenue. Q2 revenue guidance of $61M-$65M and full-year guidance of $300M-$315M is respectively favorable to consensus estimates of $62.2M and $304.3M at the midpoints.
    • Beaten-down Liquidity beat FQ2 estimates while reporting a 16.6% Y/Y drop in GMV to $189.4M. FQ3 guidance is for GMV of $175M-$200M and EPS of $0.05-$0.10 (below an $0.11 consensus).
    • Emcore beat FQ2 estimates and is guiding for FQ3 broadband fiber division revenue of $19M-$21M, above an $18.5M consensus.
    • WebMD beat Q1 estimates on the back of 21% Y/Y increases in monthly unique users (210M) and page views (4.25B). Q2 revenue guidance of $145M-$148M is below a $151.9M consensus, but full-year revenue guidance of $615M-$635M has been reiterated.
    • Fleetmatics beat Q1 estimates, but also guided for Q2 revenue of $67.9M-$68.7M and EPS of $0.24-$0.26, below a consensus of $69.5M and $0.30. Full-year guidance is for revenue of $281M-$283M and EPS of $1.26-$1.30 vs. a consensus of $288.8M and $1.29.
    • Ion, hit hard by declining oil exploration work, missed Q1 estimates while reporting 79%, 49%, and 12% Y/Y drops in Solutions, Systems, and Software revenue. The company expects "an increase in exploration spending over the back half of the year, albeit at lower than historical levels."
    • Shutterstock beat Q1 estimates, but also forecast Q2 revenue of $104M-$106M (below a $106.1M consensus). 2015 revenue guidance of $436M-$444M is in-line with a $439.5M consensus.
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    | Thu, May 7, 3:36 PM | Comment!
  • Wed, May 6, 4:03 PM
    • WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ:WBMD): Q1 EPS of $0.25 beats by $0.03.
    • Revenue of $143.34M (+7.1% Y/Y) beats by $1.27M.
    • Press Release
    | Wed, May 6, 4:03 PM | Comment!
  • Tue, Feb. 24, 4:39 PM
    • WebMD Health (NASDAQ:WBMD) beat expectatations on revenues and EBITDA as traffic gains boosted ad revenue, and private-portal and info services revenues contributed to an overall 11% gain in sales.
    • EBITDA of $48.1M beat expectations of $45.97M.
    • Traffic numbers: 190M unique users/month (up 22% Y/Y) generating 3.7B page views for Q4 (up 17%).
    • Revenue breakouts: Advertising and sponsorship, $127M (up 5.7%); Private portal services, $28.6M (up 30.6%); Information services, $7.1M (up 69%).
    • WebMD used $25.1M in Q4 to buy back stock, has used another $3.2M since, and has about $32M left for buybacks under current authorization.
    • The company guided to Q1 revenues of $141M-$143M (on the light side of expected $144.5M) and adjusted EBITDA of $37M-38M vs. expected $38.2M. For full 2015, it expects revenues of $615M-635M and EBITDA of $180M-$190M (both in line with expectations).
    • Conference call at 4:45 p.m. ET.
    • Shares -1% after hours.
    • Press release
    | Tue, Feb. 24, 4:39 PM | 1 Comment
  • Tue, Feb. 24, 4:04 PM
    • WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ:WBMD): Q4 EPS of $0.36 beats by $0.04.
    • Revenue of $162.7M (+11.2% Y/Y) beats by $1.86M.
    • Press Release
    | Tue, Feb. 24, 4:04 PM | Comment!
  • Tue, Jan. 13, 7:44 AM
    • WebMD Health (NASDAQ:WBMD) expects revenues and non-GAAP EBITDA for 2014 to be at the high end of its previously announced ranges of $570M - 580M and $152.5M - 157.5M, respectively.
    • The company expects 2015 revenue growth in its Private Portals business to be in the mid-single digits.
    | Tue, Jan. 13, 7:44 AM | Comment!
  • Nov. 5, 2014, 4:17 PM
    • Though it slightly beat Q3 revenue estimates (while slightly missing on EPS), WebMD (NASDAQ:WBMD) is guiding for Q4 revenue of $152M-$162M; the midpoint is below a $161.2M consensus.
    • The company has once more upped its buyback authorization; it now has $50M in available funds. $98.9M was spent on buybacks in Q3, and $10.2M has been spent thus far in Q4.
    • Q3 results, PR
    | Nov. 5, 2014, 4:17 PM | Comment!
  • Nov. 5, 2014, 4:03 PM
    • WebMD Health Corp (NASDAQ:WBMD): Q3 EPS of $0.23 misses by $0.01.
    • Revenue of $143.5M (+9.6% Y/Y) beats by $0.19M.
    • Shares +1.59% AH.
    • Press Release
    | Nov. 5, 2014, 4:03 PM | Comment!
  • Aug. 5, 2014, 6:05 PM
    • WebMD Health Corp. (WBMD -1.6%) Q2 results: Revenue: $140.4M (+12.1%); Net Income: $9.7M (+273.1%); EPS: $0.23 (+360.0%); Quick Assets: $781.3M; CF Ops: $42.0M (+23.5%).
    • Unique users per month: 179.4M (+43%); page views: 3.46B (+31%).
    • 2014 Guidance: Revenue: $570M - 580M; non-GAAP EBITDA: $152.5M - 157.5M; net income: $36.5M - 40.5M.
    • Q3 Guidance: Revenue: $140M - 143M; non-GAAP EBITDA: $37.5M - 39.5M; net income: $8.5M - 9.5M.
    | Aug. 5, 2014, 6:05 PM | Comment!
  • Aug. 5, 2014, 4:02 PM
    • WebMD Health (NASDAQ:WBMD): Q2 EPS of $0.23 beats by $0.04.
    • Revenue of $140.4M (+12.1% Y/Y) beats by $0.45M.
    • Shares +1.9%.
    • Press Release
    | Aug. 5, 2014, 4:02 PM | 1 Comment
  • Apr. 30, 2014, 5:32 PM
    • WebMD (WBMD) expects Q2 revenue of $137M-$140M vs. a $139.7M consensus. Net income is expected to be in a range of $7.5M-$8.5M, up from Q1's $6.3M. Full-year guidance (hiked on April 14) is reiterated, and WebMD's buyback authorization has been raised by $30M to $44M. Shares +1.6% AH. (Q1 results, PR)
    • Brightcove (BCOV) expects Q2 revenue of $29.7M-$30.2M and EPS of -$0.11 to $0.12, below a consensus of $31.1M and -$0.10. Full-year guidance is healthier: Revenue of $126M-$130M and EPS of -$0.19 to -$0.25 vs. a consensus of $128.5M and -$0.35. Shares +7.2% AH. (Q1 results, PR)
    • LifeLock (LOCK) expects Q2 revenue of $113M-$114M and EPS of $0.03-$0.04 vs. a consensus of $112.6M and $0.06. Full-year guidance is for revenue of $460M-$468M and EPS of $0.44-$0.48 vs. a consensus of $463.5M and $0.45. Shares -3.8% AH. (Q1 results, PR)
    | Apr. 30, 2014, 5:32 PM | Comment!
  • Apr. 30, 2014, 4:04 PM
    • WebMD Health Corp (WBMD): Q1 GAAP EPS of $0.15 beats by $0.04.
    • Revenue of $133.8M (+18.7% Y/Y) beats by $1.44M.
    • Press Release
    | Apr. 30, 2014, 4:04 PM | Comment!
  • Apr. 14, 2014, 9:18 AM
    • WebMD (WBMD) expects Q1 revenue to be at the high end of a prior guidance range of $130M-$133M; the consensus is at $132.1M. Adjusted EBITDA and net income are expected to be slightly above prior guidance ranges of $28.5M-$30.5M and 3%-4% of revenue, respectively.
    • Full-year revenue, adjusted EBITDA, and net income are now expected to be at the high end of prior guidance ranges of $545M-$575M, and $140M-$155M, and $27M-$39M; the revenue consensus is at $572.6M.
    • WebMD also reports its Q1 unique users and page views respectively rose 32% and 26% Y/Y to 174M and 3.5B, and that it only has $18M remaining on its buyback authorization. The company had $51M remaining on March 21, following a $40M hike.
    • Q1 results arrive on April 30.
    | Apr. 14, 2014, 9:18 AM | Comment!
  • Feb. 20, 2014, 4:19 PM
    • WebMD Health Corp (WBMD): Q4 EPS of $0.25
    • Revenue of $146.3M (+10.2% Y/Y) beats by $1.15M.
    • Press Release
    | Feb. 20, 2014, 4:19 PM | Comment!
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Company Description
WebMD Health Corp provides health information services to consumers, physicians and other healthcare professionals, employers and health plans through its public and private online portals and health-focused publications.