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Coherent's top competitors include nLIGHT, MKS Instruments, Excelitas Technologies, Novanta, Lumentum and IPG Photonics.
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Coherent
Coherent
Coherent is a provider of lasers, laser-based technologies, and laser-based system solutions.
nLIGHT
nLIGHT
nLIGHT is a company that is engaged in the development, design, and production of laser technologies and products.
MKS Instruments
MKS Instruments
MKS Instruments is a company that provides instruments, subsystems, and process control solutions to measure, control, power, monitor, and analyze the critical parameters of manufacturing processes.
Excelitas Technologies
Excelitas Technologies
Excelitas Technologies is a manufacturer of photonics solutions.
Novanta
Novanta
Novanta (formerly known as GSI Group) is a supplier of core technology solutions that give advanced industrial and healthcare original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) a competitive advantage.
Lumentum
Lumentum
Lumentum is a designer and manufacturer of optical and photonic products that enable optical networking and laser applications.
IPG Photonics
IPG Photonics
IPG Photonics is a company that develops, manufactures, and sells high-performance fiber lasers, fiber amplifiers, and diode lasers.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1966
Founding Date
2000
Founding Date
1961
Founding Date
2010
Founding Date
1968
Founding Date
2015
Founding Date
1990
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Santa Clara, US HQ
Hilton, AU
Markham, CA
Mississauga, CA
Beijing, CN
Shanghai, CN
Shenzhen, CN
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Locations
Camas, US HQ
Shanghai, CN
Lohja, FI
Seoul, KR
Hillsboro, US
Vancouver, US
Locations
Andover, US HQ
Richmond, CA
Shanghai, CN
München, DE
Tokyo, JP
Yongin, KR
Woerden, NL
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Locations
Waltham, US HQ
São Paulo, BR
Kitchener, CA
Mississauga, CA
Montréal, CA
Vaudreuil Dorion, CA
Beijing, CN
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Locations
Bedford, US HQ
Beijing, CN
Beijing, CN
Jiangsu, CN
Shenzhen, CN
Brno, CZ
Berlin, DE
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Locations
San Jose, US HQ
Ottawa, CA
Shenzhen, CN
Shenzhen, CN
Vélizy Villacoublay, FR
Milano, IT
Sagamihara, JP
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Locations
Oxford, US HQ
Granja Viana, BR
Burlington, CA
Kingston, CA
Beijing, CN
Beijing, CN
Shanghai, CN
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Employees
Employees
5,0854% increase
Employees
1,3002% increase
Employees
6,40010% increase
Employees
7,000
Employees
2,70023% increase
Employees
5,6183% increase
Employees
6,5809% increase
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
6.7 b
Valuation ($)
524.4 m
Valuation ($)
6.6 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
4.6 b
Valuation ($)
6.5 b
Valuation ($)
5.2 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
2.5 k
Twitter followers
22
Twitter followers
991
Twitter followers
959
Twitter followers
107
Twitter followers
1.7 k
Twitter followers
838
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
59
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
11
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
29
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
24
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
3.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.6
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.8
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
89.83%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
72.73%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
41.38%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
58.33%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
60%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
280243
Alexa Website Rank
684028
Alexa Website Rank
274981
Alexa Website Rank
421295
Alexa Website Rank
615310
Alexa Website Rank
342994
Alexa Website Rank
353168
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
4.5
Employee Rating
2.9
Employee Rating
3.6
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.3
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
3.1

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$1.5b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$270.1m (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$2.9b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$750m (Y, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$706.8m (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$1.7b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$1.5b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$918.6m (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$192.8m (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$1.6b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
($379.6m) (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$959.7m (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$764.5m (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$568.8m (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$77.3m (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$1.4b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$327.1m (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$783.1m (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$696.4m (FY, 2021)
Net income
Net income
($106.8m) (FY, 2021)
Net income
($29.7m) (FY, 2021)
Net income
$551.4m (FY, 2021)
Net income
N/A
Net income
$50.3m (FY, 2021)
Net income
$397.3m (FY, 2021)
Net income
$277.9m (FY, 2021)

Operating

Backlog
Backlog
$717.1m (FY, 2021)
Backlog
$38m (FY, 2018)
Backlog
$500m (FY, 2019)
Backlog
N/A
Backlog
$234.4m (FY, 2018)
Backlog
$453.1m (FY, 2019)
Backlog
$673.7m (FY, 2020)
Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
30 (FY, 2018)
Countries
90 (FY, 2021)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
19 (FY, 2018)
Industries Served
Industries Served
N/A
Industries Served
N/A
Industries Served
N/A
Industries Served
8 (Oct, 2021)
Industries Served
N/A
Industries Served
N/A
Industries Served
14 (Aug, 2021)
Patent Applications
Patent Applications
195 (FY, 2021)
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
N/A
Patent Applications
490 (FY, 2019)
Patent Applications
475 (FY, 2020)
Patents (Foreign)
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
114 (FY, 2018)
Patents (Foreign)
1.7 k (FY, 2021)
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (Foreign)
798 (FY, 2019)
Patents (Foreign)
N/A
Patents (US)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
106 (FY, 2018)
Patents (US)
682 (FY, 2021)
Patents (US)
85 (Oct, 2021)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents (US)
1.1 k (FY, 2019)
Patents (US)
N/A
Patents Issued
Patents Issued
890 (FY, 2021)
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
350 (Apr, 2017)
Patents Issued
N/A
Patents Issued
500 (FY, 2020)
Patents Pending
Patents Pending
N/A
Patents Pending
247 (FY, 2018)
Patents Pending
90 (FY, 2021)
Patents Pending
N/A
Patents Pending
N/A
Patents Pending
N/A
Patents Pending
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
$ 140k
Total funding raised
$ 203.4m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 82.4m
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nLIGHT
HQ
Camas, US
Employees
1,300↑ 2% increase

nLIGHT is a company that is engaged in the development, design, and production of laser technologies and products.

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MKS Instruments
HQ
Andover, US
Employees
6,400↑ 10% increase

MKS Instruments is a company that provides instruments, subsystems, and process control solutions to measure, control, power, monitor, and analyze the critical parameters of manufacturing processes.

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Excelitas Technologies
HQ
Waltham, US
Employees
7,000

Excelitas Technologies is a manufacturer of photonics solutions.

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Novanta
HQ
Bedford, US
Employees
2,700↑ 23% increase

Novanta (formerly known as GSI Group) is a supplier of core technology solutions that give advanced industrial and healthcare original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) a competitive advantage.

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