Ceres, Inc. is an agricultural biotechnology company that develops and markets seeds to produce crops for forage, biofuels and other markets that utilize plant biomass. The company’s advanced plant breeding and biotechnology technology platforms, which can increase crop productivity, improve quality, reduce crop inputs and improve cultivation on marginal land, have broad application across multiple crops, including food, feed, fiber and fuel crops. Ceres markets its seed products under its Blade brand. The company also licenses its biotech traits and technology, including its Persephone genome visualization software, to other life science companies and organizations.
Type
Subsidiary
HQ
Thousand Oaks, US
Founded
1996
Website
ceres.net
Ceres was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, US

Ceres Office Locations

Ceres has an office in Thousand Oaks
Thousand Oaks, US (HQ)
1535 Rancho Conejo Blvd

Ceres Financials and Metrics

Ceres Summary

Founding Date

1996

Total Funding

$98 m

Investors

Ceres Financials

Ceres's revenue was reported to be $2.7 m in FY, 2015
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

5.2 m2.4 m2.7 m

Revenue growth, %

(54%)13%

Cost of goods sold

6.2 m3 m5.3 m

Gross profit

(1 m)(617 k)(2.5 m)
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Revenue

763 k495 k806 k343 k942 k1.1 m351 k1.4 m

Cost of goods sold

1.3 m556 k575 k2.1 m442 k860 k787 k538 k

Gross profit

(546 k)(61 k)231 k(1.8 m)500 k265 k(436 k)877 k

Gross profit Margin, %

(72%)(12%)29%(522%)53%24%(124%)62%
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash

8.9 m3.4 m8.1 m

Accounts Receivable

957 k370 k577 k

Inventories

20 k84 k50.5 m

Current Assets

32.4 m29.3 m9.8 m
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Cash

7.3 m5.4 m5.9 m4.8 m3.4 m5.4 m5.8 m4.2 m

Accounts Receivable

901 k761 k460 k333 k848 k661 k813 k384 k

Inventories

125 k790 k84 k

Current Assets

26.3 m20.4 m32.5 m15.7 m5.5 m10.9 m7.3 m5.4 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(32.5 m)(29.3 m)(28.2 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

1.9 m1.5 m657 k

Accounts Receivable

(195 k)589 k(208 k)

Inventories

679 k(61 k)65 k
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q2, 2015Q1, 2016Q3, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Net Income

(8.2 m)(7.2 m)(7.7 m)(8.1 m)(6 m)
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