NASDAQ OMX announces second quarter 2009 results

NASDAQ OMX Announces Second Quarter 2009 Results

06/08/09

The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. ("NASDAQ OMX(r)") (Nasdaq:NDAQ) today reported net income attributable to NASDAQ OMX of $69 million, or $0.33 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2009 compared with net income attributable to NASDAQ OMX of $100 million, or $0.47 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2008, and net income attributable to NASDAQ OMX of $94 million, or $0.44 per diluted share, in the first quarter of 2009.

For comparison purposes, results for the first and second quarters of 2009 are presented on a non-GAAP basis and exclude merger expenses, losses on the sale of investments, and certain other non-recurring items. Results for the second quarter of 2008 are presented on a pro forma non-GAAP basis that reflect the financial results of NASDAQ OMX and the Philadelphia Stock Exchange as if they were a combined company for the period presented and exclude merger expenses and certain other non-recurring items. A complete reconciliation of GAAP results to non-GAAP and to pro forma non-GAAP results is provided as an attachment.

For the second quarter of 2009, net income attributable to NASDAQ OMX on a non-GAAP basis was $99 million, or $0.47 per diluted share, a decrease of 1%, when compared to pro forma non-GAAP net income attributable to NASDAQ OMX of $100 million, or $0.47 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2008, and a decrease of 3% when compared to non-GAAP net income attributable to NASDAQ OMX of $102 million, or $0.48 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2009.