0 days 0 hrs 0 mins 0 secs
  • Google news
LATEST   POPULAR   PICK DATE
2017-04-20
  • URL parameters of the Google search engine results page
2017-04-18
  • The canonical URL can be found using the 'info'
    google info
  • Google Earth in browser
    google earth
Read More

Profit ofr Alphabet for 2016 increased by 19% to $19.5 billion

32344 site views

Alphabet, which includes Google, announced financial results for the fourth quarter and the year 2016 year as a whole.

At year-end, the total revenue of Google increased by 20.4% and reached $90,27 billion, profit up 19% to $19.5 billion

Google quarterly revenue increased by 22% to $26 billion (98.9% of accounted for Google). The profit of the holding for the quarter increased 8.3% to $5.3 billion.

The revenue of Google for the fourth quarter of 2016 totaled $25.8 billion, increased by 22% in annual comparison. The company's operating profit increased by 17% up to $7.88 billion.

Income from services amounted to $17,97 billion, which is 20% more than the year before. The revenue from the affiliate networks increased by 7% to $4.43 billion

The Google's income from advertising increased by 17% in comparison with IV quarter of 2015 to $22.4 billion

The total number of paid clicks in the fourth quarter of 2016 increased by 36%, in Google - 43% in affiliate networks - 7%.

The total cost per click (CPC) in the fourth quarter declined by 15% in the annual comparison, in Google by 16%, in the affiliate network by 19%.

Costs for the purchase of traffic was $4,848 billion – 22% of the total advertising revenue for Google.

Quarterly revenue from other divisions (Other Bets) was $262 billion, a loss of $1.088 billion.

“Our growth in the fourth quarter was exceptional -- with revenues up 22% year on year and 24% on a constant currency basis. This performance was led by mobile search and YouTube. We’re seeing great momentum in Google’s newer investment areas and ongoing strong progress in Other Bets,” said Ruth Porat, CFO of Alphabet.

After the announcement of financial results of the company's stock price on exchange fell by 2.11 per cent to $838,9 per share.

alphabet shares

Previously, Google officially became part of the holding Alphabet in October 2015. That the Internet company will undergo large-scale reorganization and will be part of the new holding company, became known in August of the same year. The creation of the Alphabet was intended to make the clear structure of Google, transparent reporting and the business profitable.

alphabet profit
32344
Site views
URL parameters of the Google search engine results page
There is a possibility to adjust the results for the base query (which corresponds to the value of the parameter q or as_q ) using a number of get-parameters of the format variable=value used in the URL of the page of search results after the substring /search? . The use of these parameters can be very useful when parsing search results.
Read More
  • Google blog
Most popular in
Google
google mobile carousel
Google has added to mobile search results carousel to refine the query