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Adobe is a software company developing digital marketing and media solutions. It offers creative, marketing, and document tools that enable its customers to create digital content, deploy it across media and devices, measure, and optimize it over time. The company helps its customers make, manage, measure, and monetize their content. Its main products include Creative Cloud Express, Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, Premiere Pro, Acrobat, etc.
TypePublic
Founded1982
HQSan Jose, CA, US
Websiteadobe.com
Employee Ratings4.4
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)25,988(+16%)
Job Openings3,542
Revenue (FY, 2021)$15.8 B(+23%)
Share Price (Apr 2022)$397.9
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Adobe

Shantanu Narayen

Shantanu Narayen

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Scott Belsky

Scott Belsky

Chief Product Officer and Executive Vice President, Creative Cloud
Gloria Chen

Gloria Chen

Chief People Officer and Executive Vice President, Employee Experience
Dan Durn

Dan Durn

Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, Finance, Technology Services and Operations
Ann Lewnes

Ann Lewnes

Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Development
Dana Rao

Dana Rao

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Trust Officer
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Adobe Office Locations

Adobe has offices in San Jose, Arden Hills, Austin, Cambridge and in 55 other locations
San Jose, CA, US (HQ)
345 Park Ave
Arden Hills, MN, US
3900 Northwoods Dr 3rd floor
Austin, TX, US
11501 Domain Dr #110
Cambridge, MA, US
One Broadway, 1 Broadway
Chicago, IL, US
420 N Wabash Ave #700
College Park, MD, US
7878 Diamondback Dr
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Adobe Financials and Metrics

Adobe Revenue

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Adobe's revenue was reported to be $15.79 b in FY, 2021 which is a 22.7% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q1, 2022)

4.3b

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

3.8b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

88%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

1.3b

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

1.6b

Market capitalization (27-Apr-2022)

188.0b

Closing stock price (27-Apr-2022)

397.9

Cash (3-Dec-2021)

3.8b

EV

188.8b
Adobe's current market capitalization is $188 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

11.2b12.9b15.8b

Revenue growth, %

24%15%23%

Cost of goods sold

1.7b1.7b1.9b

Gross profit

9.5b11.1b13.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

3.1b3.1b3.2b3.9b3.8b3.9b4.3b

Cost of goods sold

452.0m415.0m427.0m447.0m444.0m467.0m512.0m

Gross profit

2.6b2.7b2.8b3.5b3.4b3.5b3.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

85%87%87%89%88%88%88%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

2.7b4.5b3.8b

Accounts Receivable

1.5b1.4b1.9b

Prepaid Expenses

783.1m756.0m993.0m

Current Assets

6.5b8.1b8.7b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

1.7b2.1b2.2b2.7b3.0b3.8b3.5b4.3b4.6b

Accounts Receivable

1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.3b1.5b1.5b1.5b

Prepaid Expenses

565.1m591.0m727.6m895.0m932.0m805.0m901.0m833.0m910.0m

Current Assets

5.1b5.3b5.8b6.5b6.6b7.4b7.4b8.1b8.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

3.0b5.3b4.8b

Depreciation and Amortization

736.7m757.0m788.0m

Accounts Payable

(23.1m)96.0m(20.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

4.4b5.7b7.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

674.2m1.3b2.1b955.0m2.1b3.0b1.3b2.4b3.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

144.9m290.5m441.1m188.0m376.0m567.0m196.0m390.0m583.0m

Accounts Payable

(41.1m)(17.3m)629.0k55.0m80.0m19.0m(59.0m)(1.0m)18.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.0b2.1b3.0b1.3b2.5b3.9b1.8b3.8b5.2b
USDQ1, 2019

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2 x
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Adobe Operating Metrics

Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021FY, 2021

Annual Recurring Revenue

$7.07 b$7.47 b$7.86 b$8.4 b$8.73 b$9.17 b$9.63 b$10.18 b$10.69 b$11.21 b$11.67 b$12.24 b

Creative ARR

$6.21 b$6.55 b$6.87 b$7.31 b$7.58 b$7.93 b$8.29 b$8.72 b$9.12 b$9.53 b$9.87 b$10.3 b

Trademarks

293234

Unbilled Backlog

$6.38 b
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Adobe Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ContentCalDecember 08, 2021
Frame.ioOctober 07, 2021$1.27 m
WorkfrontNovember 10, 2020$1.5 b
Oculus MediumDecember 06, 2019
AllegorithmicJanuary 23, 2019$159.7 m
MarketoSeptember 20, 2018$4.7 b
Adobe CommerceMay 21, 2018$1.68 b
SayspringApril 16, 2018
KyleBrush.comOctober 18, 2017
TubeMogulNovember 10, 2016$540 m
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Adobe Revenue Breakdown

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Adobe revenue breakdown by business segment: 24.5% from Digital Experience, 73.0% from Digital Media and 2.5% from Other

Adobe revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 57.0% from Americas, 16.1% from APAC and 26.9% from EMEA

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Adobe Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Adobe Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Adobe Online and Social Media Presence

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Adobe Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    86/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    94/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    90/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    86/100

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Adobe News and Updates

Is Adobe Stock Attractive At Current Levels?

The company posted better than expected results in the first quarter of FY2022 (FY ends on Friday closest to November 30), with revenues increasing 9% y-o-y to $4.2 billion.

Adobe brings its Frame.io acquisition to its Creative Cloud

Last August, Adobe acquired Frame.io, an online video review and collaboration platform for creative professionals, for $1.275 billion in cash. At the time Adobe signaled that it would build out deeper integrations between its existing Premiere Pro and After Effects video tools and Frame.io, so it’s…

Shoppers spent $2.8 billion more for the same amount of online goods in March versus February due to inflation, says Adobe

Adobe Inc. data released Tuesday shows that U.S. shoppers spent $83.1 billion online in March 2022, up from the $67.0 billion spent in February. Adobe calls the year-over-year growth "impressive" considering consumers received government stimulus payments in March 2021, which drove a record $77.7 b…

Insights on the Video as a Service Industry in Saudi Arabia to 2027 - Featuring Adobe, Apple and Huawei Tech Among Others

Dublin, April 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Saudi Arabia Video as a Service Market" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Saudi Arabia video as a service market is projected to register growth at a significant rate during the forecast period. The growth can be attributed …

Adobe shares plunge 10% after Russia's invasion of Ukraine leads to reduced sales forecast

Adobe said late Tuesday that the Russia-Ukraine conflict will lower annual recurring revenue for the year by $75 million.
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Adobe Blogs

Coles improves customer experiences online and in-stores with Adobe Experience Manager Sites

Leading Australian retailer Coles consolidated its websites onto Adobe Experience Manager Sites to deliver more consistent and engaging customer experiences.

How @thebeekid, Liz Espinoza, hacks college life with Adobe Acrobat

Learn how @thebeekid, Liz Espinoza, makes college easier with Adobe Acrobat.

Breaking into the professional creative industry

Here are a few tips to help you land that first gig and launch your career.

How is machine learning transforming modern photography?

AI has made it possible to enhance and manipulate images. The marriage of AI and photography can help you hone your craft to create images and other artwork you never imagined before.

Coca-Cola delivers a refreshing D2C approach across Mexico to win Experience Maker of the Year

When stay-at-home orders were widespread, Coca-Cola launched a direct-to-consumer (D2C) digital experience that helped meet the rising demand for water and other beverages across Mexico.

How data is shaping the future of marketing and customer experience

Key information that brands and retailers need for CX marketing activities can be found in customer data.
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Adobe Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Adobe founded?

    Adobe was founded in 1982.

  • Who are Adobe key executives?

    Adobe's key executives are Shantanu Narayen, Scott Belsky and Gloria Chen.

  • How many employees does Adobe have?

    Adobe has 25,988 employees.

  • What is Adobe revenue?

    Latest Adobe annual revenue is $15.8 b.

  • What is Adobe revenue per employee?

    Latest Adobe revenue per employee is $607.4 k.

  • Who are Adobe competitors?

    Competitors of Adobe include Oracle, SAP and Salesforce.

  • Where is Adobe headquarters?

    Adobe headquarters is located at 345 Park Ave, San Jose.

  • Where are Adobe offices?

    Adobe has offices in San Jose, Arden Hills, Austin, Cambridge and in 55 other locations.

  • How many offices does Adobe have?

    Adobe has 67 offices.