11 May '18, 1pm

My thoughts on Tucows’ earnings report https://t.co/7qPlFWiAQC

Tucows reported nice increases in revenue and income. There are changes afoot in its business, though. Tucows (NASDAQ:TCX) reported first quarter earnings after the market closed Wednesday. The headline numbers are: Net revenue up 38% YoY to $95.8 million Net income up 53% YoY to 3.7 million Adjusted EBITDA up 64% YoY to $10.4 million Domain segment revenue increased from $50.3 million in Q1 2017 to $72.2 million in Q1 2018. But…these numbers are a bit tricky to compare. Tucows acquired Enom on January 20, 2017, so the numbers get a bit of a lift YoY. A bigger impact was the bulk transfer of Namecheap names in January this year. Domain registrars recognize revenue over the life of a domain name registration. Transfering these names to Namecheap accelerated revenue recognition to the tune of $14.6 million. On the cost side, it accelerated its recognization of $14.5 million ...

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