* Q4 adj EPS $0.33 vs est $0.22
* Revenue up 61 pct to $30.8 mln
Feb 8 OpenTable Inc OPEN.O, the restaurant
reservation platform, posted a fourth-quarter profit that beat
estimates, buoyed by a surge in revenue from its reservation
For the quarter ended Dec. 31, net income was $5.1 million,
or 21 cents per share, compared with $3.1 million, or 13 cents
per share, a year ago.
Excluding items, the San Francisco-based company earned 33
cents a share.
Revenue rose 61 percent to $30.8 million. Reservation
revenue rose 80 percent to $15.4 million.
Analysts on an average were expecting the company to earn
22 cents a share on revenue of $30.2 million, according to
Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
OpenTable generates most of its revenue from its restaurant
customers. The company's revenue includes monthly subscription
fees and a fee for each restaurant guest seated through online
OpenTable's shares, which have risen over 25 percent in the
last three months, closed at $85.28 on Nasdaq on Tuesday. They
fell less than a percent to $84.99 in extended trade.
(Reporting by Abhiram Nandakumar in Bangalore; Editing by