Cisco

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Cisco is a company that designs and sells a range of technologies across networking, security, collaboration, applications, and the cloud. It offers switching, routing, wireless, and data center products, hardware and software-based solutions, network security, cloud and email security, identity and access management, advanced threat protection, and unified threat management products, as well as cloud and system management products. The company also provides technical support and advanced services to businesses of all sizes, public institutions, governments, and service providers.
TypePublic
Founded1984
HQSan Jose, CA, US
Websitecisco.com
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)79,500(+3%)
Job Openings2,850
Revenue (FY, 2021)$49.8 B(+2%)
Share Price (May 2022)$49.6(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Cisco

Chuck Robbins

Chuck Robbins

Chair and Chief Executive Officer
Maria Poveromo

Maria Poveromo

SVP and Chief Communications Officer
Dev Stahlkopf

Dev Stahlkopf

EVP and Chief Legal Officer
Liz Centoni

Liz Centoni

EVP, Chief Strategy Officer and GM, Applications
Maria Martinez

Maria Martinez

EVP and Chief Operating Officer
Jeetu Patel

Jeetu Patel

EVP and General Manager, Security & Collaboration
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Cisco Office Locations

Cisco has offices in San Jose, Albany, Albuquerque, Anchorage and in 249 other locations
San Jose, CA, US (HQ)
Cisco Building D, 170 W Tasman Dr
Albany, NY, US
18 Corporate Woods Blvd #200
Albuquerque, NM, US
2155 Louisiana Blvd NE #7100
Anchorage, AK, US
3601 C St #1234
Atlanta, GA, US
500 Northridge Rd #700
Baton Rouge, LA, US
5757 Corporate Blvd #102
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Cisco Financials and Metrics

Cisco Revenue

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Cisco's revenue was reported to be $49.82 b in FY, 2021 which is a 1% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2022)

12.7b

Gross profit (Q2, 2022)

8.0b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2022), %

63.3%

Net income (Q2, 2022)

3.0b

EBIT (Q2, 2022)

3.5b

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

205.9b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

49.6

Cash (29-Jan-2022)

6.7b

EV

210.6b
Cisco's current market capitalization is $205.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

51.9b49.3b49.8b

Revenue growth, %

5%(5%)1%

Cost of goods sold

19.2b17.6b17.9b

Gross profit

32.7b31.7b31.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022

Revenue

13.2b12.0b12.0b11.9b12.0b12.8b12.9b12.7b

Cost of goods sold

4.7b4.2b4.2b4.3b4.2b4.6b4.8b4.7b

Gross profit

8.5b7.8b7.8b7.6b7.8b8.2b8.1b8.0b

Gross profit Margin, %

64%65%65%64%65%64%62%63%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

11.8b11.8b9.2b

Accounts Receivable

5.5b5.5b5.8b

Inventories

1.4b1.3b1.6b

Current Assets

47.8b43.6b39.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022

Cash

8.6b8.5b10.4b10.8b11.8b7.4b7619.0t6.7b

Accounts Receivable

4.9b4.3b4.6b4.0b4.3b4.4b5306.0t6.0b

Inventories

1.3b1.4b1.2b1.3b1.4b1.6b1832.0t2.1b

Current Assets

41.7b40.1b41.3b43.0b43.9b37.1b37588.0t36.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

11.6b11.2b10.6b

Depreciation and Amortization

1.9b1.8b1.9b

Inventories

131.0m84.0m(244.0m)

Accounts Payable

87.0m141.0m(53.0m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022Q2, 2022

Net Income

2.9b5.8b8.6b2.2b4.7b7.6b2980.0t6.0b

Depreciation and Amortization

461.0m918.0m1.4b451.0m887.0m1.4b533.0t1.0b

Inventories

34.0m25.0m143.0m(21.0m)(145.0m)(260.0m)(275.0t)(506.0m)

Accounts Payable

(45.0m)(126.0m)324.0m73.0m(358.0m)24.0m(93.0t)(250.0m)
USDFY, 2019

EV/EBIT

17.9 x

EV/CFO

16.1 x

Revenue/Employee

683.8k

Debt/Equity

0.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.9 x

P/E Ratio

21.7
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Cisco Operating Metrics

Cisco's Backlog was reported to be $6.6b in FY, 2018.
FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Feb, 2019Apr, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Mar, 2020Q3, 2020FY, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021FY, 2021Q1, 2022

Remaining Performance Obligations

$22.3 b$22.5 b$23 b$25.3 b$24.9 b$24.9 b$25.5 b$28.35 b$27.47 b$28.18 b$28.14 b$30.89 b$30.14 b

Backlog

$6.6 b

Countries

9697

Patents (US)

13.96 k14.14 k15.07 k

Cisco Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ReplexOctober 25, 2021
EpsagonAugust 13, 2021$500 m
SocioJuly 08, 2021
Kenna SecurityJune 30, 2021
Kenna SecurityJune 30, 2021
SocioJune 30, 2021
Sedona SystemsMay 11, 2021$100 m
AcaciaMarch 01, 2021$4.5 b
DashbaseJanuary 25, 2021
DashbaseDecember 22, 2020
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Cisco Revenue Breakdown

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Cisco revenue breakdown by business segment: 72.3% from Product and 27.7% from Service

Cisco revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 58.5% from Americas, 26.0% from EMEA and 15.5% from APJC

Cisco Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

73/100

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Cisco Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

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Cisco Online and Social Media Presence

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Cisco Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    75/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    81/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    75/100

  • Diversity

    B

    71/100

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Cisco News and Updates

Cisco Incentivizes Partners to Recycle eWaste Responsibly

New Environmental Sustainability Specialization and Cisco Green Pay scheme hope to ensure that all ‘end-of-life’ Cisco equipment makes its way back to the mothership.

Cisco launches circular IT payment solution to support customer sustainability goals

Today Cisco announced that it is launching a payment solution called Cisco Green Pay that supports the circular use of Cisco’s sustainable technologies. This offer enables customers to enter the circular economy and helps them meet their sustainability goals. At the end of the term, the product is r…

New Cisco Secure Firewall offers new architecture designed for hybrid work

Cisco Systems Inc. today announced Secure Firewall 3100 Series, a midrange multipurpose firewall appliance with a new architecture designed expressly with hybrid work in mind. Secure Firewall 3100 Series offers high performance and flexibility to empower hybrid workers and also firewall administrat…

Should I sell Cisco Systems shares after Wells Fargo lowered its rating?

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) shares have weakened more than 10% since the beginning of the 2022 year, and the current price stands at $54.85. Cisco raised quarterly dividend by 2.7%, and the board of directors has approved a $15 billion increase to the authorization of the stock repurchase pr…

Telenor turns to Cisco to expand customer cybersecurity services

Cisco and Telenor partner to develop cybersecurity and other services tailored for global enterprisesThe pair also plan to jointly close the digital gapTrials …
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Cisco Blogs

Cisco Connects the Factory Floor to the World

As the manufacturing environment evolves with investments in new technologies, a commitment to employee education and an emphasis on knowledge-sharing help steady this challenging transition.

Improve Retail Experience with Collaboration Technology

Retailers have reaped the benefits of analyzing structured data for years. But they’re only now starting to tap into the power of unstructured data, like consumer behavior.

6 Leadership Qualities for the Subscription Economy

As the subscription economy has created dramatic shifts in the way we all do business, the definition of what makes an extraordinary leader has evolved. Check out the six leadership qualities you should strive to attain to keep your competitive edge.

Secrets of Highly Productive Partner AM’s

Want to know about what Cisco has to offer that can increase partner productivity? Check out some of these key resources.

Black Hat USA 2018: ATT&CK in the NOC

The Black Hat NOC is run by UBM, and Cisco Security is honored to be a technology partner for malware analysis/threat intelligence and DNS.

Fact and Fiction

In recent months, there have been erroneous competitor claims about Cisco access points. Responding to industry gossip and incorrect rumors isn’t something that we normally do, but we want to make sure that our customers are getting the correct message.
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Cisco Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cisco founded?

    Cisco was founded in 1984.

  • Who are Cisco key executives?

    Cisco's key executives are Chuck Robbins, Maria Poveromo and Dev Stahlkopf.

  • How many employees does Cisco have?

    Cisco has 79,500 employees.

  • What is Cisco revenue?

    Latest Cisco annual revenue is $49.8 b.

  • What is Cisco revenue per employee?

    Latest Cisco revenue per employee is $626.6 k.

  • Who are Cisco competitors?

    Competitors of Cisco include CGI, Oracle and Lumen Technologies.

  • Where is Cisco headquarters?

    Cisco headquarters is located at Cisco Building D, 170 W Tasman Dr, San Jose.

  • Where are Cisco offices?

    Cisco has offices in San Jose, Albany, Albuquerque, Anchorage and in 249 other locations.

  • How many offices does Cisco have?

    Cisco has 270 offices.