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CEVA is a licensor of wireless connectivity and smart sensing technologies. The company offers digital signal processors, AI processors, wireless platforms, and complementary software for sensor fusion, image enhancement, computer vision, voice input, and artificial intelligence. It partners with semiconductor companies and OEMs to produce intelligent and connected devices for a variety of end markets, including mobile, consumer, automotive, industrial, and IoT. 
TypePublic
Founded2002
HQMountain View, CA, US
Websiteceva-dsp.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)341(+9%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$100.3 M(+16%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$44.1(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at CEVA

Gideon Wertheizer

Gideon Wertheizer

Chief Executive Officer
Yaniv Arieli

Yaniv Arieli

Chief Financial Officer
Michael Boukaya

Michael Boukaya

Chief Operating Officer
Erez Bar-Niv

Erez Bar-Niv

Chief Technology Officer
Issachar Ohana

Issachar Ohana

Executive VP, Worldwide Sales
Moshe Sheier

Moshe Sheier

VP Marketing
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CEVA Office Locations

CEVA has offices in Mountain View, Rockville, Beijing, Chengdu and in 13 other locations
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
1174 Castro St #210
Rockville, MD, US
15245 Shady Grove Rd Suite 400
Beijing, CN
International Financial Center, #87 XiSanHuan North Road, Haidian District
Chengdu, CN
Hongpailou, Wuhou District
Shanghai, CN
RM1203, Building E, Chamtime Plaza Office, Lane 2889 Jinke Road, Pudong New District
Shenzhen Shi, CN
Haide 3rd Rd, Hou Hai, Nanshan Qu
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CEVA Financials and Metrics

CEVA Revenue

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CEVA's revenue was reported to be $100.33 m in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

25.4m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

23.0m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

90.6%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

(3.6m)

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

(1.3m)

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2021)

1.0b

Closing stock price (21-Jul-2021)

44.1

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

53.7m

EV

960.0m
CEVA's current market capitalization is $1 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

72.7m87.5m77.9m87.2m100.3m

Revenue growth, %

22%20%(11%)12%

Cost of goods sold

6.1m7.0m8.0m10.1m10.7m

Gross profit

66.6m80.6m69.9m77.0m89.6m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

21.3m20.6m24.0m17.6m17.5m21.4m17.0m18.4m23.5m23.6m23.6m25.0m25.4m

Cost of goods sold

1.7m1.6m1.7m2.0m2.0m2.0m2.0m2.5m2.8m2.8m3.0m2.5m2.4m

Gross profit

19.6m19.0m22.3m15.6m15.5m19.4m14.9m15.9m20.7m20.9m20.6m22.5m23.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

92%92%93%89%89%91%88%86%88%88%87%90%91%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

18.4m21.7m22.3m22.8m21.1m

Accounts Receivable

75.0m16.5m26.2m28.3m31.2m

Prepaid Expenses

3.2m3.7m5.3m5.7m6.2m

Current Assets

144.7m159.1m177.3m178.6m167.6m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

13.1m17.0m574.0k28.0k(2.4m)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.6m3.3m4.2m5.3m5.8m

Accounts Payable

(190.0k)(184.0k)226.0k53.0k186.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

14.5m24.5m8.6m9.7m15.2m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Net Income

4.1m8.0m13.9m(2.2m)(4.3m)(1.7m)(2.3m)(3.8m)(3.0m)(1.2m)(2.3m)(3.0m)(3.6m)

Depreciation and Amortization

752.0k1.5m2.4m935.0k1.8m2.9m991.0k2.0m3.7m809.0k1.6m2.4m821.0k

Accounts Payable

(220.0k)(285.0k)(105.0k)102.0k533.0k557.0k124.0k(246.0k)689.0k140.0k384.0k100.0k(74.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

6.3m10.6m17.7m1.8m3.8m4.1m4.7m1.3m4.3m6.4m12.6m8.3m15.2m
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

261.3k

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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CEVA Operating Metrics

CEVA's Chip Shipments was reported to be 929 m in FY, 2018. CEVA's Customers was reported to be 100 in FY, 2018.
FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Chip Shipments

1.08 b1.16 b929 m

Customers

100

Patents (Foreign)

93100116147

Patents (US)

53525457
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CEVA Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Hillcrest Labs IncJuly 22, 2019
RivieraWaves SASJuly 08, 2014$19 m
CEVA Development, Inc.
CEVA DSP Limited
CEVA France
CEVA Germany GmbH.
CEVA Inc.
CEVA Ireland Limited
CEVA Limited
CEVA Services Limited
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CEVA Revenue Breakdown

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CEVA revenue breakdown by business segment: 18.9% from Smart Sensing Products and 81.1% from Connectivity Products

CEVA revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 56.3% from Asia Pacific , 24.7% from Europe, Middle East and 19.1% from United States

CEVA Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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CEVA Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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CEVA Online and Social Media Presence

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CEVA Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    68/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    47/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    69/100

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CEVA News and Updates

CEVA Continues to Lead the Way in Wireless Connectivity with Bluetooth® 5.3 IP

ROCKVILLE, Md., July 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of wireless connectivity and smart sensing technologies, today announced the general release of its RivieraWaves Bluetooth 5.3 IP. Supporting a multitude of features to further enhance security,...

CEVA Expands Its Market-Leading Wireless Connectivity Portfolio with New Ultra-Wideband Platform IP

ROCKVILLE, Md., June 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of wireless connectivity and smart sensing technologies, today unveiled RivieraWaves™ UWB, an extremely power-efficient ultra-wideband (UWB) turnkey MAC and PHY platform intellectual property...

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CEVA, Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2021 Earnings Release and Conference Call

ROCKVILLE, Md., April 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of wireless connectivity and smart sensing technologies, will announce results for the first quarter 2021 on May 10, 2021 before the NASDAQ market opens. Following the release, CEVA management...

Nations' Latest BLE 5 IC Powered By CEVA Bluetooth® Low Energy IP

ROCKVILLE, Md., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of wireless connectivity and smart sensing technologies, today announced that Nations Technologies Inc. ("Nations"), a leader in China's information security IC design industry, has licensed and...
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CEVA Blogs

Sensors, sensors everywhere. Now what do I do?

Mobile computing has driven an explosion in product opportunities – smartphones, wearables, hearables, sports cameras, and more. Sensing will further extend opportunities in applications which must be environment-aware. Now it’s commonplace to think about object recognition and collision warning thr…

Radar Systems for Autonomous Driving—at L2/L2+ and Beyond

The hot next trend in automated driving is L2+, with semi-autonomy guided by both camera and HD radar sensing. What demands does radar add, and how can they be addressed? What you’ll learn: How self-driving cars are adding new capabilities […] The post Radar Systems for Autonomous Driving—at L2/L2+ …

Low-Power Snapshot Positioning Expanding Embedded GNSS Markets

For most of us, positioning means GPS, primarily for navigation in our cars and in our smartphones, where it has been incredibly successful but constantly burning RF power while on. Run Waze for a while on your phone to feel […] The post Low-Power Snapshot Positioning Expanding Embedded GNSS Markets…

Using Dead Reckoning to Solve Navigation Challenges

As technology surrounding automation advances, so too do the navigation methods of the humble robot vacuum. And robot dead reckoning is the current key technology. In navigation, dead reckoning is the process of calculating a position estimate from a known […] The post Using Dead Reckoning to Solve …

All-In-One Turnkey True Wireless Stereo for Everyone

First there were truly wireless earbuds, then high quality stereo in those earbuds – True Wireless Stereo (TWS). That market is now showing spectacular growth. Apple alone shipped 1M AirPods in 2016. Overall 109M TWS earbuds shipped in 2019 and […] The post All-In-One Turnkey True Wireless Stereo fo…

L2+ and HD Radar: A Golden Opportunity

We’re still waiting for full autonomy in cars, but now realise that’s much further out than we originally thought. The automotive value chain was already ahead of us and is now well into plan B – a very active push […] The post L2+ and HD Radar: A Golden Opportunity appeared first on CEVA’s Experts …
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CEVA Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CEVA founded?

    CEVA was founded in 2002.

  • Who are CEVA key executives?

    CEVA's key executives are Gideon Wertheizer, Yaniv Arieli and Michael Boukaya.

  • How many employees does CEVA have?

    CEVA has 341 employees.

  • What is CEVA revenue?

    Latest CEVA annual revenue is $100.3 m.

  • What is CEVA revenue per employee?

    Latest CEVA revenue per employee is $294.2 k.

  • Who are CEVA competitors?

    Competitors of CEVA include Imagination Technologies, Mindtree and AImotive.

  • Where is CEVA headquarters?

    CEVA headquarters is located at 1174 Castro St #210, Mountain View.

  • Where are CEVA offices?

    CEVA has offices in Mountain View, Rockville, Beijing, Chengdu and in 13 other locations.

  • How many offices does CEVA have?

    CEVA has 18 offices.