Snapchat is back: Strong fourth quarter takes swipe at Facebook and Instagram

Snapchat is back: Strong fourth quarter takes swipe at Facebook and Instagram

Snapchat is back: Strong fourth quarter takes swipe at Facebook and Instagram

The poor report included slowing user growth and a revenue miss, and showed no clear path to profitability.

The result of this transition was that for the first time in the company's history, revenue from advertisers outside of the Ad Age Top 100 exceeded revenue from those advertisers in the Top 100.

Snap reported a net loss of $350 million. He believes the strength was driven by small- to medium-sized businesses. Last year, Snap started selling Sponsored Filters through its ad API and self-serve tool, and during the first half of this year, it will automate the sale of more of its Creative Tools formats, according to Vollero.

Chief Executive Evan Spiegel credited improvements to the version of Snapchat that runs on Android phones, saying the retention rate of new Android users rose by almost 20 per cent compared to a year earlier.

Confidence the two would be able to coexist across the social media industry was shaken after the user growth of Snapchat stalled during 2017.

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Pivotal held its "Sell" position for Snap, writing in a note to investors that its "long-term view [is] unchanged".

The silver lining in a hard 12-month period for Snap is that it continues to grow both users and revenue despite Facebook's ruthless attempts to demolish it. Facebook's copies have certainly hurt the company, but they have not killed it yet. Snap's executives chalked it up in part to moderating headcount and not buying back employees' shares during the quarter.

Programmatic ad buying lowers advertisement rates due to its efficiency, but the company was able to balance it by adding more advertisers on-board.

"There is a strong likelihood that the redesign of our application will be disruptive to our business in the short term, and we don't yet know how the behaviour of our community will change when they begin to use our updated application", Spiegel said.

Canaccord Genuity analyst Michael Graham also noted progress in the Snap ad auction platform, but he said that auction density is the key question for this year.

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Facebook operates at 40%-plus operating margins. Nelson Roberts Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Snap by 10,033.0% during the 3rd quarter. Piper Jaffray Companies reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of Snap in a report on Wednesday, October 11th.

The earnings report was published after the market closed, and the stock price crashes into $19.52 in morning trading at New York Stocks Exchange (NYSE), the highest it has been since last June 2017.

SAN FRANCISCO-Don't count Snap Inc. out just yet.

Wall Street was disappointed in the meagre amount of new users that Q3 of 2017 brought, but this has significantly turned around for the final quarter of the year.

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While you will no longer receive notifications from that conversation, you'll still be able to access it, check any unread messages and Snaps and send your own too.

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