Alphabet Reports YouTube Ad Revenue for First Time, Video Service Generated $15.1 Billion in 2019

February 3, 2020 1:15PM PT

Google’s parent company Alphabet is shedding more light on YouTube, breaking out advertising revenue for the world’s biggest video service for the first time.

In addition, Alphabet is reporting sales for Google Search and Google Cloud. The internet company released the new info in reporting results for the fourth quarter and full-year 2019.

YouTube had $15.15 billion in revenue for 2019, up 36% from $11.16 billion the year prior, according to Alphabet.

Ruth Porat, CFO of Alphabet and Google, said in a statement that the company is breaking out results for YouTube, Search and Cloud to “provide further insight into our business and the opportunities ahead.”

More to come.