LLNW stock rose higher in after-hours trading on July 20, 2020, after the company reported beats on earnings and revenue.
Limelight Networks reported Q2 adjusted EPS of 3c versus the consensus estimate of 1c. The company reported Q2 revenue of $58.5M (up 28%) versus the consensus estimate of $56.72M.
“This is our best ever second quarter financial performance. Our growth, including the over 400 basis point sequential improvement in gross margin, is due to strong execution of our 2020 strategy. Through our relentless focus on expanding capacity, optimizing proactive management of our network, placing more control in the hands of our customers and driving innovation, we are seeing strength across our business and are raising our revenue guidance for 2020,” said Robert Lento, Chief Executive Officer.
As the world continues to navigate through these uncertain times, we play an important role in connecting people to information and entertainment. COVID-19 has created an increased global reliance on the Internet and content delivery, and we expect to emerge larger and financially stronger when the pandemic ends. The remarkable dedication of our people adapting to the challenging times, and the commitment to meeting increased demand with uncompromised quality for our customers is particularly noteworthy. We recognize many face challenges during these times and will continue our efforts to provide value and help overcome the consequential impact of the pandemic on our communities,” Lento added.