Revenue Surge Drives 60% Leap in Google's Q1 Net

24 April 2006

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA - Google posted net income of $592.3 million (€479.98m; £332.44m) in the year's first quarter, up year-on-year from $369.2 million, while revenue rose to $2.25 billion from $1.26bn.
    The results exceeded Wall Street estimates. "They're hitting the cover off the ball," whooped Goldman Sachs internet analyst Anthony Noto.