Vivendi Universal Releases Numbers
In the year ending December 31, 2003, VU posted revenues of 25.35 billion euros (approximately $31.95 billion U.S.), versus the 58.15 billion euros (approximately $73.28 billion U.S.) it had in its 2002 fiscal year. Excluding assets sold through out the year, 2002ís fiscal year consolidated revenues were 27.54 billion (approximately $34.71 billion U.S.).
Vivendi Universal Games had fourth quarter revenues of 254.0 million euros (approximately $320.11 million U.S.), a 13.0 percent decline from the previous yearís fourth quarter. Full year revenues for the game division were 571.0 million euros (approximately $719.62 million U.S.), a drop of some 28.0 percent in year-over-year results. A conversion rate of 1 USD = 0.793452 EUR was used to compute results.
2/6/2004 Aaron Thomas