Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the nation’s largest retail bookseller and a leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced that it has entered into an exclusive print partnership with Adaptive Studios (http://adaptivestudios.com), an innovative content creator and publisher that acquires intellectual property such as unproduced screenplay ideas and scripts, and repurposes it across a range of traditional and digital entertainment platforms including books, film and TV properties, and digital series. Through this exclusive partnership, Barnes & Noble is the only retailer to offer a leading selection of titles from Adaptive Books, the publishing imprint of Adaptive Studios. Books will be available both in stores and online at www.bn.com.
Q3 Results Include 24 Percent Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth and Record Adobe Document Cloud Net New ARR
Adobe (Nasdaq:ADBE) today reported financial results for its third-quarter fiscal year 2019 ended Aug. 30, 2019.
Q3 FY2019 Financial Highlights
- Adobe achieved record quarterly revenue of $2.83 billion in its third quarter of fiscal year 2019, which represents 24 percent year-over-year growth. Diluted earnings per share were $1.61 on a GAAP-basis, and $2.05 on a non-GAAP basis.
- Digital Media segment revenue was $1.96 billion, which represents 22 percent year-over-year growth. Creative revenue grew to $1.65 billion and Document Cloud achieved revenue of $307 million. Digital Media Annualized Recurring Revenue (“ARR”) grew to $7.86 billion exiting the quarter, a quarter-over-quarter increase of $386 million. Creative ARR grew to $6.87 billion, and Document Cloud ARR grew to $993 million.
- Digital Experience segment revenue was $821 million, representing 34 percent year-over-year growth.
- GAAP operating income in the third quarter was $854 million, and non-GAAP operating income was $1.15 billion.
- GAAP net income was $793 million, and non-GAAP net income was $1.01 billion.
- Cash flow from operations was $922 million.
- Remaining Performance Obligation was $8.77 billion.
- Adobe repurchased approximately 2.6 million shares during the quarter.
A reconciliation between GAAP and non-GAAP results is provided at the end of this press release and on Adobe’s website.
“Customers across every industry continue to rely on Adobe to run their businesses, transform how they work, and bring their creative ideas to life as reflected in our record Q3 results,” said Shantanu Narayen, president and CEO, Adobe. “We’re excited about the opportunities in front of us and confident in our ability to drive strong top-line and bottom-line growth.”
“Adobe delivered another quarter of record revenue in Q3,” said John Murphy, executive vice president and CFO, Adobe. “Highlights include 24 percent year-over-year total revenue growth, strong subscription revenue performance and operating margin expansion.”