Advanced Energy

Advanced Energy is a global leader in innovative power and control technologies for high-growth, precision power conversion solutions. Thin films are an important part of many of the products we encounter every day, such as cell phones, computers, cars, window glass, and solar panels. Building thin films requires highly specialized power conversion, control, and delivery. These same requirements are also critical in reducing the levelized cost of energy for solar PV sites. Our systems help thin-film manufacturing and solar energy companies worldwide propel their growth and innovation. We leverage our 30-year heritage of power focus and technology leadership to help our customers gain marketplace advantage.
Company Growth (employees)
Fort Collins, US
Size (employees)
1,558 (est)
Advanced Energy was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Fort Collins, US

Advanced Energy Office Locations

Advanced Energy has an office in Fort Collins
Fort Collins, US (HQ)
1625 Sharp Point Dr

Advanced Energy Data and Metrics

Advanced Energy Financial Metrics

Advanced Energy's revenue was reported to be $327.4 m in FY, 2016 which is a 22% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

327.4 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

127.5 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

126.9 m

Market capitalization (17-Aug-2017)

2.8 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

282 m
Advanced Energy's current market capitalization is $2.8 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


328.3 m369.9 m268.3 m327.4 m

Revenue growth, %


R&D expense

35.4 m36.9 m39.6 m44.4 m

Operating expense total

195.5 m153.6 m110.2 m126.3 m


14.6 m40.4 m106.7 m126.9 m

EBIT margin, %


Net Income

32.1 m47 m(158.5 m)127.5 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


121.4 m158.4 m282 m

Accounts Receivable

79.1 m55 m75.7 m


46.1 m52.6 m55.8 m

Current Assets

376.8 m322.5 m438.3 m


9.8 m9.6 m13.3 m

Total Assets

684.6 m462.5 m571.5 m

Accounts Payable

24.5 m27.2 m46.3 m

Total Liabilities

209.6 m198.9 m179.5 m

Total Equity

475 m263.6 m392.1 m

Financial Leverage

1.4 x1.8 x1.5 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

299.4 m367.3 m414.8 m127.5 m

Depreciation and Amortization

7 m10.5 m8.8 m7.8 m

Accounts Payable

12.7 m1.9 m3.2 m19 m

Cash From Operating Activities

73.5 m63.8 m124.1 m127.1 m

Purchases of PP&E

(2.6 m)(3.4 m)(4 m)(6.8 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(11.5 m)(55 m)(13.3 m)300 k

Cash From Financing Activities

26.3 m(20.4 m)(45.5 m)2.2 m

Interest Paid

63 k234 k361 k173 k

Income Taxes Paid

13.4 m5.2 m7.2 m5.6 m
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.5 x

Advanced Energy Operating Metrics

Advanced Energy's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 200 in FY, 2016, which is a 37% decrease from the previous period. Advanced Energy's Backlog was reported to be $91.9 m in Q1, 2017
Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017


$127.5 m$93.6 m$101.8 m$87.9 m$72.7 m$81.8 m$51.4 m$43.7 m$56.5 m$54.3 m$56.4 m$69.2 m$91.9 m

Direct Customers

1.45 k1.77 k1.5 k

Enterprise Customers


Patents (US)


Patents (foreign)


Patents Pending


Advanced Energy Market Value History

Advanced Energy Revenue Breakdown

Advanced Energy Median Salaries

Source: 20 public H-1B filings from Advanced Energy

Traffic Overview of Advanced Energy

Advanced Energy Online and Social Media Presence

Advanced Energy News and Updates

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