This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

YY Reports First Quarter 2014 Unaudited Financial Results

1Q14 Net Revenues Up 111.6% YOY to RMB666.3 Million

1Q14 Net Income Up 187.2% YOY to RMB183.6 Million

1Q14 Non-GAAP Net Income Up 153.0% YOY to RMB207.6 Million

Announces US$100 Million Share Repurchase Program

GUANGZHOU, China, May 5, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- YY Inc. (Nasdaq:YY) ("YY" or the "Company"), a revolutionary real-time interactive social platform, today announced its unaudited financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014.

First Quarter 2014 Highlights
  • Net revenues increased by 111.6% to RMB666.3 million (US$107.2 million) from RMB315.0 million in the corresponding period of 2013, primarily driven by a 127.1% increase in revenues from internet value-added services, or IVAS revenues.
  • Net income attributable to YY Inc. increased by 187.2% to RMB183.6 million (US$29.5 million) from RMB63.9 million in the corresponding period of 2013.
  • Non-GAAP net income attributable to YY Inc. 1 increased by 153.0% to RMB207.6 million (US$33.4 million) from RMB82.1 million in the corresponding period of 2013.

Mr. David Xueling Li, Chief Executive Officer of YY, stated, "We are excited to have achieved robust performance and continued strong momentum heading into 2014, even during our seasonally slow first quarter. Once again, online music and entertainment outperformed our expectations, with revenues growing by 228.0% and paying users increasing by over 103.2% year-over-year. In addition, we are very excited about the launch of our online education platform, 100 Education, in February followed by the introduction of the PC and mobile branded client last month. By providing a real-time interactive setting for students and teachers, which utilizes our powerful audio and video communication technologies with massive real-time hosting capabilities, we will continue to broaden our diverse online community and user base. The increasingly rich user-generated content on our scalable platform has enhanced user engagement and stickiness, and helped drive our average monthly active users to reach 95.5 million in the first quarter of 2014. With the strong foundation we have established, we will continue to attract users, enhance our offering and monetize traffic by further developing our online entertainment, live broadcasting, education, and other verticals, and enabling services which cater to users' dynamic and ever-changing demands."

Mr. Eric He, Chief Financial Officer of YY, commented, "In the first quarter, we were once again able to achieve results that exceeded our expectations on the top line, driven by increased user engagement and spending. Moreover, we also saw net income attributable to YY almost triple year-over-year due to the expanding scale and leverage of YY's business operations. As we continue to scale our business, our unique business model, coupled with the economies of scale inherent in our technology platform, will strengthen our operating leverage and enhance our ability to diversify and expand our services."

1 of 8

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.66 -0.09%
FB $118.57 0.84%
GOOG $698.30 0.76%
TSLA $241.82 0.44%
YHOO $36.53 -0.19%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,891.16 +117.52 0.66%
S&P 500 2,081.43 +16.13 0.78%
NASDAQ 4,817.5940 +42.2360 0.88%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs