Ambarella is a leading developer of low-power, high-definition and Ultra HD video compression and image processing solutions. The Company’s products are used in a variety of professional and consumer applications including security IP-cameras, wearable cameras, flying cameras, and automotive video processing solutions. Its groundbreaking imaging algorithms — combined with ultra-high-speed pixel processing — enhance dynamic range, eliminate noise and deliver outstanding color fidelity under the most challenging lighting conditions. Ambarella's compression chips are also used in broadcasting TV programs worldwide.


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TypePublic
HQSanta Clara, US
Founded2004
Size (employees)721 (est)+8%
Websiteambarella.com
Ambarella was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, US
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Key People/Management at Ambarella

Fermi Wang

Fermi Wang

CEO
George Laplante

George Laplante

CFO
Les Kohn

Les Kohn

CTO
Didier Legall

Didier Legall

EVP
Johan Ju

Johan Ju

VP/System and GM
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Ambarella Office Locations

Ambarella has offices in Santa Clara, Shenzhen Shi, Shanghai, Parma and in 2 other locations
Santa Clara, (HQ)
3101 Jay St
Shanghai,
Xin Wang Cha Can Ting ( Fang Dian Lu )
Shenzhen Shi,
8 Ke Fa Lu
Hong Kong,
Spectrum Tower 53 Hung To Rd
Parma,
181/A Parco Area delle Scienze
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Ambarella Financials and Metrics

Ambarella Revenue

Ambarella's revenue was reported to be $295.40 m in FY, 2018
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

57.3m

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

34.6m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

60.4%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

(9.0m)

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

(9.4m)

Market capitalization (4-Dec-2018)

1.3b

Closing stock price (4-Dec-2018)

40.2

Cash (31-Oct-2018)

212.3m
Ambarella's current market capitalization is $1.3 b.
Annual
USDY, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016Y, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

157.6m157.6m218.3m316.4m316.4m310.3m310.3m295.4m

Revenue growth, %

38%45%(2%)

Cost of goods sold

57.8m57.8m79.1m111.0m111.0m105.3m107.7m

Gross profit

99.8m99.8m139.1m205.3m205.3m205.0m187.7m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

46.0m40.9m47.0m65.7m71.0m84.2m93.2m57.2m65.1m100.5m64.1m71.6m89.1m56.9m62.5m57.3m

Cost of goods sold

16.7m15.3m16.4m24.1m25.1m29.3m31.9m20.5m21.7m34.2m23.2m26.8m32.4m22.0m24.5m22.7m

Gross profit

29.3m25.6m30.5m41.6m45.9m54.8m61.3m36.7m43.5m66.3m41.0m44.8m56.6m34.9m38.0m34.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

64%63%65%63%65%65%66%64%67%66%64%63%64%61%61%60%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

143.4m170.3m268.1m322.9m346.7m

Accounts Receivable

18.8m40.2m39.4m38.6m31.3m

Inventories

10.5m21.7m18.2m20.1m23.4m

Current Assets

177.2m275.4m369.6m468.5m493.3m
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

25.7m50.6m76.5m57.8m18.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.1m1.3m1.6m1.6m1.8m

Inventories

(1.5m)(11.0m)3.6m(2.0m)(3.2m)

Accounts Payable

1.3m12.7m(6.9m)5.8m(140.0k)
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Ambarella Operating Metrics

Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2014Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2015Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2016

Patent Applications

28 25 23 26 30 36 49 57 53 46 47 50

Patents (Foreign)

4 4 4 4 9 9 11 13 13 13 15 15

Patents (US)

49 56 60 62 66 66 60 73 81 85 90 94

Product Lines

18 18 20
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Ambarella Revenue Breakdown

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Ambarella revenue breakdown by business segment: 100.0% from United States

Ambarella revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 91.3% from Hong Kong and 8.7% from Other

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Ambarella Online and Social Media Presence

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Ambarella News and Updates

Ambarella shares soar 15% after earnings beat, strong outlook

Ambarella Inc. shares surged 15% in the extended session Thursday after the tech company beat Wall Street earnings expectations and issued strong fiscal fourth-quarter guidance. The company reported fiscal third-quarter net losses of $9 million, or 28 cents a share, compared with net income of $11.…

Ambarella, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Financial Results

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambarella, Inc.  (NASDAQ: AMBA), a leading developer of low-power and high-resolution human and computer vision solutions, today announced financial results for its third quarter of fiscal year 2019 ended October 31, 2018.

Ambarella shares drop as outlook disappoints

Ambarella Inc. shares dropped in the extended session Thursday after the camera component maker and GoPro Inc. supplier forecast revenue well below Wall Street estimates. Ambarella shares fell 12% after hours, following a 0.8% decline to close the regular session at $39.75. The company expects thi…

Ambarella, Inc. Announces Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Financial Results

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambarella, Inc.  (NASDAQ: AMBA), a leading developer of low-power, HD and Ultra HD video compression, image processing, and computer vision solutions, today announced financial results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2019 ended July 31, …

Ambarella Announces Q2 FY 2019 Earnings Conference Call to be Held Aug. 30

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambarella, Inc., (NASDAQ: AMBA), a leading developer of low-power, HD and Ultra HD video compression, image processing, and computer vision solutions, today announced that it will hold its Q2 FY 2019 conference call on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 …
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Ambarella Company Life and Culture

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Ambarella Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ambarella founded?

    Ambarella was founded in 2004.

  • Who are Ambarella key executives?

    Ambarella's key executives are Fermi Wang, George Laplante and Les Kohn.

  • How many employees does Ambarella have?

    Ambarella has 721 employees.

  • What is Ambarella revenue?

    Latest Ambarella annual revenue is $295.4 m.

  • What is Ambarella revenue per employee?

    Latest Ambarella revenue per employee is $409.7 k.

  • Who are Ambarella competitors?

    Competitors of Ambarella include Xperi, Plan Optik and SiFive.

  • Where is Ambarella headquarters?

    Ambarella headquarters is located at 3101 Jay St, Santa Clara.

  • Where are Ambarella offices?

    Ambarella has offices in Santa Clara, Shenzhen Shi, Shanghai, Parma and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Ambarella have?

    Ambarella has 6 offices.