79% Revenue Gain In First Quarter For Google

Google's first quarter financial results are in. They can be found here. One big number to consider: revenues for the quarter fell somewhere in the middle of what analysts expected. Google's says it had $2.25 billion in revenue for the quarter, up 79 percent from the same quarter last year,

Google's first quarter financial results are in. They can be found here.

One big number to consider: revenues for the quarter fell somewhere in the middle of what analysts expected. Google's says it had $2.25 billion in revenue for the quarter, up 79 percent from the same quarter last year, and up 17 percent when compared to the fourth quarter of 2005. Analysts were looking for first-quarter revenue of between $2.05 billion and $2.24 billion.