Let's take a quick look at two recent entries on NameBio for dot CO sales above $1,000: COGO.co and Share.co. The domain name COGO.co sold for $2,338 USD on 6-30-2018. The domain name Share.co sold for $21,006 USD on 7-13-2018. The venue for both sales was Sedo.
COGO.co Domain Name Sold For $2,338
A search on Google for the keyword COGO reveals that it is a tech related term. DotCO is popular with tech related products and services. The sale price of under $2,500 hits the sweet spot of affordability for the buyer, and, a reasonable profit for the .CO tld domain seller.
The domain name COGO.co is currently parked. One interesting comparable sale for the domain name is cogonline.com which sold for $2,200 USD back in 2009 according to the information available in the NameBio database. COG Online, COGO, two word dot com vs a LLLL dot co hmmm, interesting.
Share.co Domain Name Sold For $21,006
The word share has a long list of comparable sales across tld and industries including tech and real estate. Below is a short list of the comparable sales from highest price to the lowest price, grouped by tld.
- share.co $21,006
- petshare.com $24,970
- divshare.com $21,000
- timesharesforsale.com $20,000
- shareplan.com $18,000
- shareconnect.com $16,000
- shareprices.com $16,000
- revenueshare.com $15,000
- sharealaugh.com $14,000
- sharefile.co.uk $12,445
- timeshare.co.uk $7,751
- roomshares.co.uk $5,888
- roomshare.co.uk $5,888
- timeshares.ca $11,800
- share.me $5,000
- worldshare.org $7,000
- sharefile.de $4,480
The years for the reported domain name sales above range from 2010 to 2018. Notice the
one word dotCO domain name Share.co was purchased at a price similar to that of the comparable
two word dotCOM domain names.
We can observe a pattern whereby a one word dotCO is purchased at a price similar to that of a comparable two word dotCOM.
Not as many comparable domain name sales are available for the non dot COM tld. However, the comparable domain name sales listed above do suggest that dotCO is being purchased at a price above other popular ccTLD such as .co.uk, .ca, and .de.
If you notice this pattern repeating with other .CO domain name sales, please contact me and share your analysis.
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