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

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
600 (est)+17%
Bankrate was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in New York, 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 New York
New York, US (HQ)
1675 Broadway

Bankrate Data and Metrics

Bankrate Financial Metrics

Bankrate's revenue was reported to be $118.7 m in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

118.7 m

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

55.5 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

(5.2 m)

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

(3.6 m)

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2017)

1.2 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

183.3 m
Bankrate's current market capitalization is $1.2 b.
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
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


136.5 m130.7 m141.5 m132.9 m140.8 m93.3 m98.3 m128.8 m118.7 m

Cost of goods sold

46.3 m46.5 m78.7 m74.7 m74.7 m47.2 m52.6 m64.5 m63.2 m

Gross profit

90.2 m84.2 m62.8 m58.2 m66 m46.1 m45.7 m64.3 m55.5 m

Gross profit Margin, %

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


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
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


243.9 m175.8 m154.6 m138.5 m144.6 m204.4 m122 m135.8 m183.3 m

Current Assets

336.4 m302 m260 m250.1 m256.4 m285.4 m214.6 m230.3 m279.1 m


612 m638 m642.6 m663.6 m628.1 m567.5 m609 m604.8 m599.8 m

Total Assets

1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.3 b1.2 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b
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)
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

4.8 m(2.2 m)5 m320 k(23.4 m)283 k(41 m)10.7 m(5.2 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

14.5 m15.2 m15.7 m15.9 m16.2 m9.6 m11.1 m10.8 m10.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(16.6 m)

Accounts Payable

2.1 m8.2 m16.8 m12.3 m13.7 m1.4 m5.4 m11.2 m14.3 m
USDY, 2017


229.5 k

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
Show all financial metrics

Bankrate Operating Metrics

Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q4, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Credit Cards Consumer Inquiries

2.6 m2.5 m2.5 m2.8 m10.3 m2.7 m2.9 m3.3 m3.6 m12.5 m3 m3.5 m4.4 m4.2 m15 m4.1 m

Mortgage and Savings Consumer Inquiries

1.7 m1.7 m1.7 m1.6 m6.6 m1.7 m1.6 m1.7 m1.5 m6.6 m1.8 m1.8 m2.1 m2.1 m8 m2.5 m

Senior Care Consumer Inquiries

11.9 m19 m18.8 m49.7 m24 m26.8 m25.8 m22.7 m99.3 m33.1 m26 m28.6 m22.6 m110.3 m33.5 m
Show all operating metrics

Bankrate Market Value History

Bankrate Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of Bankrate

Bankrate Online and Social Media Presence

Bankrate News and Updates

The 9 best states for a healthy, affordable and relaxing retirement

When most people think of the perfect retirement destination, they imagine white-sand beaches or shuffle board by the pool. But a new study by Bankrates shows that the states people most associate with retirement, such as Florida, are not the states retirees should move to. …

Your Money Adviser: New Cars Are Too Expensive for the Typical Family, Study Finds

An analysis from found that median-income households in the 50 largest cities could not afford the average price of a new car.

Bankrate Company Life and Culture

You may also be interested in