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Arco Platform is a technology company in education sector that provides pedagogical system with technology-enabled features to deliver educational content to private schools. The Company's curriculum solutions provide educational content from basic to secondary education K-12 curriculum in printed and digital formats delivered through its platform. 

TypePublic
Founded2014
HQSão Paulo, BR
Websitearcoplatform.com

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)1,949(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)($6.3 M)(-102%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$41.3
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Arco Platform

David Peixoto

David Peixoto

Chief Financial Officer & Vice President of Business Development
Pablo Doberti

Pablo Doberti

Independent Director
Ari de Sá Cavalcante Neto

Ari de Sá Cavalcante Neto

Chief Executive Officer & Director
João Cunha Silva

João Cunha Silva

Chief Operating Officer
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Arco Platform Office Locations

Arco Platform has an office in São Paulo
São Paulo, BR (HQ)
R. Elvira Ferraz, 250 - 716 - Vila Olimpia
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Arco Platform Financials and Metrics

Arco Platform Revenue

Arco Platform's revenue was reported to be ($6.29 m) in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (FY, 2019)

(6.3m)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

(123.5m)

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

1965.1%

Net income (FY, 2019)

(9.4m)

EBIT (FY, 2019)

58.1m

Market capitalization (24-Nov-2020)

2.4b

Closing stock price (24-Nov-2020)

41.3

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

6.2m
Arco Platform's current market capitalization is $2.4 b.
Annual
BRLFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

116.5m159.3m244.4m(6.3m)

Revenue growth, %

37%53%

Cost of goods sold

28.0m41.3m58.5m80.7m117.3m

Gross profit

88.5m117.9m185.9m(123.5m)
Quarterly
BRLQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018

Revenue

83.0m53.1m38.4m113.6m81.4m

Cost of goods sold

20.0m14.3m6.1m25.8m16.9m

Gross profit

63.0m38.8m32.3m87.8m64.5m

Gross profit Margin, %

76%73%84%77%79%
BRLFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

4.4m834.0k12.3m6.2m

Accounts Receivable

65.2m94.9m136.6m329.4m

Inventories

12.6m18.8m15.1m40.1m

Current Assets

162.0m210.0m988.2m1.0b
BRLFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

3.1m5.8m14.3m19.6m48.3m

Inventories

(5.1m)(8.3m)(8.9m)

Accounts Payable

(1.2m)211.0k(1.5m)

Cash From Operating Activities

24.4m41.2m62.7m92.1m(7.6m)
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Arco Platform Operating Metrics

Q1, 2015Q1, 2016Q1, 2017Q1, 2018

Annual Contract Value

R$94.70 mR$165.10 mR$229.30 mR$322.10 m

Average Ticket per Student Yearly

R$606.70 R$622 R$711.90 R$793.80

Schools

377 667 835 1.14 k

Students

156.01 k265.35 k322.03 k405.81 k
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Arco Platform Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Barra Américas Editora Ltda.
Distribuidora de Material Didático Desterro Ltda.
Escola de Aplicação São José dos Campos Ltda.
Novagaúcha Editora e Livraria Ltda.
NS Educação Ltda.
NS Ventures Participações Ltda.
SAE Digital S.A.
SAS Desenvolvimento Educacional Ltda.
SAS Livrarias Ltda.
SAS Sistema de Ensino Ltda.

Arco Platform Revenue Breakdown

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Arco Platform revenue breakdown by business segment: 89.6% from Core and 10.4% from Supplemental

Arco Platform Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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96/100

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Arco Platform Online and Social Media Presence

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Arco Platform News and Updates

Arco Platform Limited Announces Pricing of Public Primary Offering of Class A Common Shares

SÃO PAULO, Brazil, Sept. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arco Platform Limited, or Arco (Nasdaq: ARCE), announced today that it priced an underwritten public offering of 2,500,000 Class A common shares to be issued by Arco at a public offering price of US$44.80. In connection with the offering, Arco …

Arco Platform Limited Reports Second Quarter and First Half 2020 Financial Results

2Q20 Net revenues up 71% Year-Over-Year, reaffirming Arco's resilient business model and high-quality solutions. 

Arco Platform Limited Reports First Quarter 2020 Financial Results

Arco reaffirms its mission with a fast, client-oriented and employee-focused response to COVID-19 challenges Arco reaffirms its mission with a fast, client-oriented and employee-focused response to COVID-19 challenges

Arco Platform Limited Reports Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results

Arco Delivered Above its 2019 ACV Bookings Guidance of R$441 million and Expects Another Strong Year for ACV Bookings in 2020 Arco Delivered Above its 2019 ACV Bookings Guidance of R$441 million and Expects Another Strong Year for ACV Bookings in 2020

Arco Platform Limited Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Class A Common Shares

SÃO PAULO, Brazil, Oct. 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arco Platform Limited, or Arco (Nasdaq: ARCE), announced today that it priced an underwritten public offering of 7,719,503 Class A common shares at a public offering price of US$43.00, consisting of 4,268,847 Class A common shares offered by cer…

Arco Platform Limited Receives Antitrust Approval for Acquisition of Sistema Positivo de Ensino

SÃO PAULO, Brazil, Oct. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arco Platform Limited, or Arco (Nasdaq: ARCE), today announced that it has received final antitrust approval from Brazil’s Administrative Council for Economic Defense – CADE, with no conditions, for its previously announced acquisition of Sistem…
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Arco Platform Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Arco Platform founded?

    Arco Platform was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Arco Platform key executives?

    Arco Platform's key executives are David Peixoto, Pablo Doberti and Ari de Sá Cavalcante Neto.

  • How many employees does Arco Platform have?

    Arco Platform has 1,949 employees.

  • Who are Arco Platform competitors?

    Competitors of Arco Platform include 3P Learning, ALEKS Corporation and Adjacent Academies.

  • Where is Arco Platform headquarters?

    Arco Platform headquarters is located at R. Elvira Ferraz, 250 - 716 - Vila Olimpia, São Paulo.

  • Where are Arco Platform offices?

    Arco Platform has an office in São Paulo.

  • How many offices does Arco Platform have?

    Arco Platform has 1 office.