For full year 2012, total revenue was $1,615.8 million, an increase of 10% over 2011, or 12% excluding the foreign exchange impact. Net income was $165.9 million in 2012, an increase of 21%. Normalized EBITDA was $315.2 million in 2012, an increase of 13% over 2011. Diluted income per share was $1.73 in 2012 compared to $1.39 in 2011, an increase of 24%. Diluted Income Per Share Excluding Acquisition Adjustments was $1.78 in 2012 and $1.43 in 2011.
Gene Hall, Gartner’s chief executive officer, commented, “Our 2012 results continued our trend of consistent, outstanding performance. Contract value growth has exceeded 14% for the last nine consecutive quarters and we continue to deliver double-digit growth across all of our key metrics. This occurred in a difficult global macro-economic environment.”
Research: Revenue for fourth quarter 2012 was $300.2 million, up 14% compared to fourth quarter 2011 and 15% excluding foreign exchange impact.
Consulting: Revenue for fourth quarter 2012 was $81.9 million, a decrease of 8% compared to fourth quarter 2011 and a decrease of 7% when adjusted for the impact of foreign exchange.
Events: Revenue for fourth quarter 2012 was $92.6 million, an increase of 21% compared to fourth quarter 2011. Excluding the foreign exchange impact, Events segment revenues increased 24%.
Source: Gartner Press Release