Bankrate is a leading publisher, aggregator and distributor of personal finance content on the Internet.

Bankrate provides consumers with proprietary, fully researched, comprehensive, independent and objective personal finance editorial content across multiple vertical categories including mortgages, deposits, insurance, credit cards, and other categories, such as retirement, automobile loans, and taxes.

Bankrate aggregates rate information from over 4,800 institutions on more than 300 financial products. With coverage of nearly 600 local markets in all 50 U.S.

Company Growth (employees)
Palm Beach Gardens, US
Size (employees)
517 (est)
Bankrate was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, US

Key People at Bankrate

Kenneth S. Esterow

Kenneth S. Esterow

President and Chief Executive Officer
James R. Gilmartin

James R. Gilmartin

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Steven Barnhart

Steven Barnhart

SVP & Chief Financial Officer
Debbie Kemp

Debbie Kemp


Bankrate Office Locations

Bankrate has an office in Palm Beach Gardens
Palm Beach Gardens, US (HQ)
555 3801 Pga Boulevard

Bankrate Data and Metrics

Bankrate Financial Metrics

Bankrate's revenue was reported to be $434.2 m in FY, 2016 which is a 17% increase from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

434.2 m

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

206.6 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(34.1 m)

EBIT (FY, 2016)

(6 m)

Market capitalization (26-May-2017)

943.7 m

Closing share price (26-May-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

176.7 m
Bankrate's current market capitalization is $943.7 m.
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


457.4 m544.9 m370.5 m434.2 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

151.1 m85.5 m171.8 m227.5 m

Gross profit

306.4 m459.4 m198.7 m206.6 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

279.7 m510.4 m148.7 m440.2 m


26.7 m34.6 m50 m(6 m)

EBIT margin, %


Pre tax profit

(15.4 m)27.8 m

Income tax expense

(5.4 m)6.9 m10.1 m8.3 m

Net Income

(10 m)5.2 m(13.3 m)(34.1 m)
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2009Y, 2010Y, 2011Y, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016


77.7 m115.6 m61 m83.3 m88.6 m243.3 m236.9 m176.7 m

Accounts Receivable


9.7 m35.7 m27.7 m42 m

Current Assets

308.9 m256.3 m321.8 m270.9 m


612 m641.4 m567.5 m599.8 m

Total Assets

1.3 b1.3 b1.1 b1.1 b

Accounts Payable

7.1 m8 m10.1 m11.2 m

Current Liabilities

83.5 m80.1 m60 m53.8 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

864.2 m892.7 m886.3 m903.2 m

Retained Earnings

(25.3 m)(23.6 m)(37 m)(71.1 m)

Total Equity

839 m823.3 m761.2 m689.4 m

Financial Leverage

1.5 x1.5 x1.5 x1.6 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(10 m)(7 m)(13.3 m)(34.1 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

60.1 m15 m40.5 m42.2 m

Accounts Receivable

(6.2 m)(6.3 m)12.3 m


Accounts Payable

(1.6 m)1.4 m(1.2 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

105.3 m(2.3 m)91.8 m79.8 m

Cash From Investing Activities

(33.2 m)(1.9 m)94.5 m(76.2 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

74.4 m18 m(91 m)(64 m)

Interest Paid

25.8 m19.7 m18.7 m
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.6 x

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