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Company Overview of RDA Holding Co.

Company Overview

RDA Holding Co. operates as a media and direct marketing company in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. It produces and sells print and digital magazines, books, music, and videos through various channels, such as direct mail, including catalogs; the Internet; and retail. The company also co-brands, markets, and sells other consumer goods and financial services. In addition, it offers books and home entertainment products, including Reader’s Digest Select Editions, general books, series books, and recorded music collections. Further, the company provides originally developed and user-generated content comprising fiction and non-fiction genres, such as food, entertaini...

750 Third Avenue

New York, NY 10017

United States

Founded in 1926

2,090 Employees

Phone:

914-238-1000

Key Executives for RDA Holding Co.

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 50
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 56
Executive Vice President of Business Operations
Age: 67
Executive Vice President and President of North America
Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

RDA Holding Co. Key Developments

RDA Holding Co. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended September 30, 2012; Reports Impairment of Assets for the Third Quarter of 2012

RDA Holding Co. reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2012. For the quarter, the company reported operating loss of $100.1 million, loss from continuing operations of $106.7 million, net loss of $107.2 million on revenue of $230.1 million against operating loss of $51.3 million, loss from continuing operations of $65.9 million, net loss of $76.8 million on revenue of $312.4 million for the same period a year ago. Consolidated LBITDA was $8.9 million against $6.0 million for the same period a year ago. The revenue declined $72.9 million or 22.8% compared to last year, the quarter revenue declines were mostly driven by lower book sales and magazine renewals, as well as continued softer European volumes. For the nine months, the company reported operating loss of $253.7 million, loss from continuing operations of $239.9 million, net loss of $223.4 million on revenue of $753.9 million against operating loss of $315.6 million, loss from continuing operations of $337.3 million, net loss of $399.0 million on revenue of $959.8 million for the same period a year ago. Net change in cash due to operating activities was $91.5 million against $97.6 million for the same period a year ago. For the quarter, the company reported impairment of assets of $85.0 million against $10.3 million for the same period a year ago.

RDA Holding Co. to Report Q3, 2012 Results on Nov 19, 2012

RDA Holding Co. announced that they will report Q3, 2012 results at 5:00 PM, Eastern Standard Time on Nov 19, 2012

RDA Holding Co., Q3 2012 Earnings Call, Nov 20, 2012

RDA Holding Co., Q3 2012 Earnings Call, Nov 20, 2012

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