Shutterfly profit falls as expenses climb
Feb 5 (Reuters) - Online photo-sharing services provider Shutterfly Inc reported an 18 percent fall in quarterly profit due to higher expenses, sending its shares down 9 percent after the bell.
The company's profit fell to $43.6 million, or $1.10 per share in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, from $53.0 million, or $1.40 per share, a year earlier.
Revenue rose 17 percent to $410.8 million.
Operating expenses rose 27 percent to $141.5 million.
(Reporting by Sampad Patnaik in Bangalore; Editing by Sriraj Kalluvila)