GlobeOne LLC Selects Acxiom for Database Solution and Partner Engagement
Feb 18 15
GlobeOne LLC announced that it has selected Acxiom to develop a database and processing platform to collect, process, calculate and return data to partner banks in the GlobeOne network. By pioneering the use of technology to make financial transactions affordable and flexible, and activating its network of member banks, GlobalOne creates financial opportunities and community growth. As part of this multi-year agreement, the company will provide data hosting services to help GlobeOne to collect, process, calculate and return data to partner banks in the GlobeOne network. As a trusted extension of GlobeOne, the company will adhere to the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and the Grammâ “Leachâ “Bliley Act (GLBA) that regulates the collection and use of consumersâ finaxncial data.
Starcom MediaVest Group, FourthWall Media and Acxiom Partner for ID-Level Purchaser Attribution Analytics
Feb 5 15
Starcom MediaVest Group and FourthWall Media announced a partnership granting agency access to anonymous, non-aggregated granular viewership data from millions of set-top boxes from FourthWall Media. Acxiom Safe Haven will work with both companies to insure that all data remains privacy compliant. This partnership looks to advance television's ability to become more precise by harnessing the power of set-top box data to do more than improve the current ratings system. It builds on SMG's pioneering work in the advanced television space to incorporate second-by-second set-top box viewership data to power media allocation and optimization, as well as sophisticated cross-media attribution analytics. With this agreement, SMG will integrate the FourthWall Media dataset with TARDIIS, its planning and buying platform, and its multi-touch attribution analytics platform, to help clients benefit from maximized budget efficiency and more precise consumer experiences.
Acxiom Corporation Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended December 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal Year 2015
Feb 4 15
Acxiom Corporation reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported total revenue of $260,440,000 compared to $268,761,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $5,192,000 compared to $19,291,000 a year ago. Earnings from continuing operations before income taxes were $2,548,000 compared to $17,661,000 a year ago. Net earnings attributable to the company were $4,156,000 or $0.05 per diluted share compared to $15,067,000 or $0.19 per diluted share a year ago. Non-GAAP net earnings attributable to the company were $18,227,000 or $0.23 per diluted share compared to $21,186,000 or $0.27 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $42,664,000 compared to $63,791,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $13,132,000 compared to $6,681,000 a year ago. Total revenue was down 3% compared to the third quarter of fiscal 2014 as a result of expected IT Infrastructure Management declines.
For the nine months period, the company reported total revenue of $762,692,000 compared to $793,716,000 a year ago. Income from operations was $4,021,000 compared to $61,976,000 a year ago. Losses from continuing operations before income taxes were $4,117,000 compared to earnings from continuing operations before income taxes of $54,101,000 a year ago. Net losses attributable to the company were $4,992,000 or $0.06 per diluted share compared to net earnings attributable to the company of $38,086,000 or $0.50 per diluted share a year ago. Non-GAAP net earnings attributable to the company were $42,142,000 or $0.54 per diluted share compared to $52,993,000 or $0.69 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash provided by operating activities was $70,323,000 compared to $122,554,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures were $51,529,000 compared to $24,723,000 a year ago.
The company provided earnings guidance for the fiscal year 2015. For the fiscal year 2015, the company continues to expect revenue from continuing operations to be down roughly 4% compared to fiscal year 2014. The decline in revenue is primarily due to the impact of lost IT Infrastructure Management customers and the exit of analog paper survey business in Europe. The company continues to expect earnings per diluted share to be in the range of $0.73 to $0.78.
Acxiom Corporation Announces Executive Changes
Jan 12 15
Acxiom Corporation announced that Nada Stirratt will step down as Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice President to pursue other opportunities. Ms. Stirratt's resignation is effective March 31, 2015, the end of the company's current fiscal year. Until that time, she will assist the company in the transitioning of her responsibilities. Ms. Stirratt joined Acxiom in 2012 as Chief Revenue Officer and Executive Vice President. Acxiom CEO Scott Howe will lead the sales organization until a permanent replacement has been hired.
Acxiom Corporation to Report Q3, 2015 Results on Feb 04, 2015
Jan 12 15
Acxiom Corporation announced that they will report Q3, 2015 results at 3:30 PM, Central Standard Time on Feb 04, 2015