AOL IncAOL:NYQ

40.54
0.41 / 1.02%
757.80k
8.94 %
0.8764
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About the company

2.53bn125.60m20065.10k
Revenue in USD (TTM)Net income in USDIncorporatedEmployees
IndustrySoftware & Computer ServicesLocation
AOL Inc
4TH FLOOR, 770 BROADWAY
NEW YORK10003
United States
USA
Phone+1 (703) 265-1000Websitehttp://www.corp.aol.com
AOL Inc. (AOL) is a global Web services company with a range of brands and offerings, and a global audience. The Company’s business spans online content, products and services, which it offers to consumers, publishers and advertisers. Its business operations are focused on AOL Properties and Third Party Network. AOL Properties include its owned and operated content, products and services in the Content, Local, Paid Services and Consumer Applications areas in addition to its AOL Ventures offerings. It markets its offerings to advertisers on both AOL Properties and the Third Party Network under the brand AOL Advertising. It markets its offerings to publishers on the Third Party Network under the brand Advertising.com and also market offerings as video advertisements distributed through goviral A/S (goviral) and 5 Minutes Ltd (5min Media). It also offers video content management and syndication services and a set of video content management tools for creators and publishers.

Mergers & acquisitions

Acquired company
Deal status
DateAOL:NYQ since
announced
Transaction
value
Vidible IncDeal completed01 Dec 2014+12.18 %--
PrecisionDemandDeal completed21 May 2014+11.16 %--
Convertro IncDeal completed06 May 2014+6.89 %101.00m
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Peer analysis

Company Revenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings
(TTM)
Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excluding
extraordinary items (TTM)
EPS (including
extraordinary items) (TTM)
Revenue per
share (TTM)
Book value per
share (MRQ)
Asset turnover
(TTM)
Inventory turnover
(TTM)
Receivables turnover
(TTM)
Revenues per
employee (TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(TTM)
Return on
average
assets
(5 yr average)
Return on
investment
(TTM)
Return on
investment
(5 yr average)
Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin (5 yr average)Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin (5 Yr Average)Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio (5 yr average)Revenue
(Year-over-year change%)
Revenue
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(Year-over-year change%)
Net income
(5 Yr growth rate)
Capital
expenditure
(5 Yr growth rate)
Dividend
(5 yr growth rate)
Convergys Corp
2.86bn116.60m2.22bn84.00k20.531.817.810.7771.091.1226.7412.351.28--6.87--5.214.196.124.1936.4636.124.083.51--9.770.26416.1339.563.3699.156.6310.33--
Liberty Tripadvisor Holdings Inc
1.25bn-15.00m2.44bn----2.657.991.95-0.2043-0.204317.0612.33----------------93.62--0.3987--1.932.500.1217--526.67---100.7121------
SINA Corp
754.12m161.50m2.47bn7.01k16.451.09--3.282.272.2711.1134.200.2547--3.75107,5784.962.536.582.5362.0756.4919.456.82----0.24040.0025.6512.4742.20-10.959239.05--
Weibo Corp (ADR)
300.38m-46.41m2.69bn2.04k--4.84--8.95-0.3145-0.31451.612.740.4473--5.31---6.8633---11.7202--75.35---15.3424------0.0436--185.63--62.81------
SouFun Holdings Ltd
697.06m282.81m2.95bn9.18k14.531.5910.044.230.49210.49210.67344.490.4848--11.8275,973.9519.6757.1132.5457.1181.2380.5340.5737.88----0.515247.1248.1443.6796.7066.4427.89--
HomeAway, Inc.
446.76m13.38m2.96bn1.74k224.973.1766.006.620.13910.13914.649.880.3422--20.51--1.072.261.302.2684.8784.533.134.71--2.840.2514--28.9430.02-24.3243--18.47--
Bitauto Hldg Ltd (ADR)
314.35m69.11m2.96bn2.72k41.559.64--9.421.561.567.166.740.8284--1.96141,91918.21-19.889927.79-19.889980.1672.0321.98-19.5132----0.00--36.1843.2178.4723.4015.14--
Corelogic Inc
1.41bn89.74m3.02bn5.24k34.412.9714.032.150.97830.798115.3211.350.431--6.54--2.361.972.841.9747.3147.485.474.04--2.770.5631--0.04551.10-10.53914.318.71--
AOL, Inc.
2.53bn125.60m3.13bn5.10k26.331.319.681.241.521.5230.4730.650.7848--4.83--3.813.884.633.8851.8335.534.864.15--374.840.1585--8.94-4.881835.93-12.9796-11.3927--
Pandora Media Inc
920.80m-30.41m3.17bn1.41k--5.08--3.45-0.1527-0.15274.492.991.29--4.82651,204-4.2746-10.4528-5.442-10.452844.8340.32-3.3021-4.8063----0.00--53.4175.58-12.544--73.84--
YY Inc (ADR)
416.53m116.07m3.19bn1.75k28.268.0997.097.651.931.936.946.750.6806--21.76237,88318.93--22.82--50.63--27.81------0.5102--122.37---47.1715------
Youku Tudou Inc (ADR)
585.94m-95.09m3.28bn2.06k--1.3850.005.61-0.5184-0.51843.2211.990.2656--2.38284,988-4.3109-7.5286-4.900-7.528621.6916.14-16.2284-24.9716----0.00--68.66146.88-36.967--77.02--
Qunar Cayman Islands Ltd
196.21m-123.92m3.31bn2.59k--21.19--16.87-1.0886-1.08861.781.310.7717--13.6075,904.79-48.7381---108.5444--77.24---63.1573------0.00--69.60---105.5568------
Leidos Holdings Inc
5.19bn-300.00m3.34bn22.00k--3.42--0.6442-4.1282-4.421667.8213.191.2917.054.76235,818-7.46926.29-10.35916.2913.5712.70-5.78263.041.454.700.557457.67-10.7745-10.5337-74.1214-28.5176-2.1221--
58.com Inc (ADR)
230.04m31.27m3.62bn5.65k105.706.51338.3715.750.38870.38872.776.310.6028--46.7240,693.087.92--12.10--95.08--13.14------0.00--67.29--122.62------
DST Systems, Inc.
2.75bn593.30m4.01bn19.53k7.183.255.541.4614.8714.8767.9732.880.9176--7.93--19.8017.0430.1317.0416.0016.8621.5813.90----0.30910.693.414.3968.2619.68----
Data as of Feb 27 2015. Currency figures normalised to AOL Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD.

Institutional shareholders

HolderShares% Held
Dodge & Cox
as of 31 Dec 2014
11.77m15.11%
Iridian Asset Management LLC
as of 31 Dec 2014
5.08m6.52%
The Vanguard Group, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2014
4.57m5.86%
BlackRock Fund Advisors
as of 31 Dec 2014
4.56m5.85%
D. E. Shaw & Co. LP
as of 31 Dec 2014
3.07m3.94%
Cramer Rosenthal McGlynn LLC
as of 31 Dec 2014
3.03m3.89%
First Eagle Investment Management LLC
as of 31 Dec 2014
2.29m2.94%
SSgA Funds Management, Inc.
as of 31 Dec 2014
2.20m2.83%
Dimensional Fund Advisors LP
as of 31 Dec 2014
2.20m2.82%
Wellington Management Co. LLP
as of 31 Dec 2014
2.16m2.77%
52.54%
Per cent of shares
held by top holders
Data from 31 Dec 2013 - 31 Dec 2014Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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