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Google just released its Q2 2013 quarterly earnings: $14 billion in revenue, including $13.1 billion in ad sales, and almost $4 billion in profit. The world’s preeminent search and mobile company now sits on a war chest of over $101 billion in assets.
Here’s the company’s quarter, visually.
Revenues by quarter: up, up, and up
U.S. revenues versus international revenues — international is growing slowly
Google’s traffic acquisition costs: up slightly, but not as a percentage of revenue
Google expenses and revenues: revenues are getting more expensive
Google profits: up, but margin is down
Google profits: Google vs. Moto
Google cash: still adding, but slower, because expenses are up
Google revenues by geography: U.S., UK, and everything else
Google costs: R&D up, cost of revenues up, sales costs up, general costs up
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