AOL had a strong 2013 on the revenue front, and although things looked dire on profits, some extra context helps to put the data into perspective.
During its 2013 fiscal year, AOL generated $2.3 billion in revenue, up 6 percent compared to the $2.2 billion it generated in 2012. And although the company was able to post a $92.4 million profit during the period, that was down 91 percent compared to the $1 billion it made in the prior year.
Comparing the two years, however, might be like comparing apples and oranges. In 2012, AOL had a $… Read more