OSLO Aug 21 Norwegian software maker Opera
reported second quarter earnings above expectations
on Thursday and lifted its full-year revenue and earnings
Opera, which specializes in browsers for mobile phones and
related technology, said its adjusted earnings before interest,
taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) rose 24 percent to
$27 million, beating forecasts for $24.7 million in a Reuters
poll of analysts.
The firm said it now sees full year EBITDA in a range of
$117 million to $124 million, up from a previous guidance for
$110-120 million, and it sees revenues at $480-500 million
versus a previous forecasts for $435-460 million.
(Reporting by Balazs Koranyi, editing by Terje Solsvik)