NASDAQ OMX Group 8-K 2005
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: February 8, 2005
(Date of earliest event reported)
The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc. announced that its net income for the fourth quarter 2004 is $7.4 million and net income for the full year 2004 is $11.4 million. Net income available to common stockholders for the fourth quarter 2004 is $1.6 million. Full year net loss available to common stockholders is $1.8 million. The net income (loss) per share on a basic and diluted basis is $0.02 for the fourth quarter and $(0.02) for the full year. Gross margin (revenues less cost of revenues) for the fourth quarter is $121.4 million. Gross margin for the full year 2004 is $484.6 million. Total expenses are $121.4 million for the fourth quarter and $476.4 million for the full year 2004.
Included in both the 2004 fourth quarter and full year results are the following:
The items listed above, in total, reduced earnings per share by $0.13 for the fourth quarter and $0.41 for the full year 2004. Nasdaq intends to issue a press release with complete fourth quarter and full year 2004 results on Thursday, February 24, 2005 after the market close.
The information set forth under Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition is intended to be furnished pursuant to Item 2.02. Such information shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: February 8, 2005