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Earnings: Pinterest (PINS) turns to profit in Q2 as revenue more than doubles; results beat

Image sharing platform Pinterest, Inc. (NYSE: PINS) Thursday said it turned to net profit in the June quarter from a loss last year, supported by strong revenue growth. The numbers also came in above analysts’ forecast.

Pinterest Q2 2021 earnings infographic

The Silicon Valley-based social media firm posted earnings of $0.25 per share for the second quarter, on an adjusted basis, compared to a loss of $0.07 per share in the year-ago period. Experts had predicted a smaller bottom-line number for the most recent quarter.

On an unadjusted basis, the company reported a net income of $69.4 million, compared to a loss of $100.7 million in the second quarter of 2020. The improvement was the result of a 125% growth in revenues to $613 million, which exceeded the consensus forecast.

Read management/analysts’ comments on Pinterest’s Q2 results

Pinterest’s stock has experienced significant volatility since the beginning of the year. It closed Thursday’s trading lower and continued to lose during the extended session, immediately after the announcement.

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