Electronic Arts

At EA, we thrive on outrageous thinking. It’s the fuel that inspires the best games in the world. We are a community of artists, storytellers, technologists and innovators working in one of the most dynamic industries today. We’re building a company that thinks about the player experience at every step. We are transforming for a digital future and work as one team. Our creative work environment rewards new and different ideas. It’s an environment that attracts brilliant talent from around the globe. No matter which of our studio locations you join, you’ll feel the energy and support of EA’s global brand, while thriving on our world-class campuses. At EA, the excitement you feel throughout each workday is made possible by a culture that inspires you to do the best work of your career. For years, we’ve been building a company where amazing minds thrive. We take risks and we dream big. And together, we are changing the way millions play every day.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Redwood City, US
Founded
1982
Size (employees)
8,800 (est)+4%
Website
ea.com
Electronic Arts was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in Redwood City, US

Electronic Arts Office Locations

Electronic Arts has an office in Redwood City
Redwood City, US (HQ)
209 Redwood Shores Pkwy

Electronic Arts Data and Metrics

Electronic Arts Financial Metrics

Electronic Arts's revenue was reported to be $4.8 b in FY, 2017 which is a 10% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2017)

4.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

10%

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

3.5 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

73%

Net income (FY, 2017)

967 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

1.2 b

Market capitalization (18-Aug-2017)

36.6 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

2.6 b
Electronic Arts's current market capitalization is $36.6 b.
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

3.6 b4.5 b4.4 b4.8 b

Revenue growth, %

26%(3%)10%

Cost of goods sold

1.1 b1 b1 b938 m1.3 b

Gross profit

2.5 b3.5 b3.5 b3.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %

71%77%79%73%

R&D expense

1.2 b

General and administrative expense

439 m

Operating expense total

1.6 b

EBIT

33 m948 m898 m1.2 b

EBIT margin, %

1%21%20%25%

Interest income

26 m23 m21 m14 m

Income tax expense

(58 m)41 m(1 m)50 m(279 m)243 m

Net Income

8 m875 m1.2 b967 m
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Revenue

1.2 b990 m1.1 b1.2 b815 m1.1 b1.3 b898 m1.1 b

Cost of goods sold

367 m427 m401 m173 m409 m546 m179 m401 m516 m

Gross profit

847 m563 m725 m1 b406 m524 m1.1 b497 m633 m

Gross profit Margin, %

70%57%64%86%50%49%86%55%55%

R&D expense

265 m261 m283 m296 m265 m266 m294 m291 m285 m

General and administrative expense

88 m92 m107 m98 m101 m97 m108 m111 m110 m

Operating expense total

366 m402 m402 m395 m

EBIT

362 m24 m162 m512 m(119 m)(31 m)560 m(49 m)(4 m)

EBIT margin, %

30%2%14%43%(15%)(3%)44%(5%)(0%)

Interest income

8 m6 m6 m3 m9 m1 m8 m3 m2 m

Pre tax profit

354 m509 m552 m(52 m)(6 m)

Income tax expense

19 m15 m14 m67 m12 m15 m112 m(14 m)(5 m)

Net Income

335 m3 m142 m442 m(140 m)(45 m)440 m(38 m)(1 m)
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

1.8 b2.1 b2.5 b2.6 b

Inventories

56 m36 m33 m

Current Assets

3.1 b3.7 b4.4 b5.2 b

PP&E

510 m459 m439 m434 m

Goodwill

1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b

Total Assets

5.7 b6.1 b7.1 b7.7 b

Accounts Payable

119 m68 m89 m87 m

Current Liabilities

2.4 b2.7 b2.4 b2.4 b

Total Liabilities

3.7 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

2.4 b2.1 b1.3 b1 b

Retained Earnings

29 m904 m2.1 b3 b

Total Equity

2.4 b3 b3.4 b4.1 b

Financial Leverage

2.4 x2 x2.1 x1.9 x
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Cash

1.6 b1.6 b2.2 b1.8 b1.6 b2.3 b2 b1.7 b2.5 b

Inventories

37 m67 m39 m34 m62 m42 m26 m50 m35 m

Current Assets

2.9 b3.5 b3.8 b3.3 b3.6 b4.2 b4 b4.3 b5.1 b

PP&E

503 m483 m461 m444 m430 m415 m435 m431 m424 m

Goodwill

1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b

Total Assets

5.5 b6 b6.2 b5.7 b6 b6.5 b6.6 b6.9 b7.7 b

Accounts Payable

69 m191 m77 m43 m188 m128 m44 m206 m65 m

Current Liabilities

1.8 b2.4 b3.1 b2 b2.5 b3.1 b1.7 b2.1 b2.9 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

2.3 b2.2 b2.2 b2 b2 b1.9 b1.2 b1.2 b1.1 b

Retained Earnings

364 m367 m509 m1.3 b1.2 b1.2 b2.5 b2.5 b2.5 b

Total Equity

2.7 b2.7 b2.7 b3.3 b3.1 b3 b3.7 b3.6 b3.5 b

Financial Leverage

2 x2.3 x2.3 x1.7 x1.9 x2.1 x1.8 x1.9 x2.2 x
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

8 m875 m1.2 b967 m

Depreciation and Amortization

16 m14 m7 m6 m

Inventories

(13 m)19 m3 m

Accounts Payable

(18 m)(46 m)13 m5 m

Cash From Operating Activities

712 m1.1 b1.2 b1.4 b

Capital Expenditures

(97 m)(95 m)(93 m)(123 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(301 m)(470 m)(484 m)(759 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

89 m(255 m)(306 m)(534 m)

Interest Paid

6 m6 m4 m43 m

Income Taxes Paid

2 m35 m51 m

Free Cash Flow

809 m1.2 b1.3 b1.3 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Net Income

335 m3 m142 m442 m(140 m)(45 m)440 m(38 m)(1 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

3 m4 m4 m1 m3 m2 m2 m1 m2 m

Inventories

37 m67 m39 m34 m62 m42 m26 m50 m35 m

Accounts Payable

69 m191 m77 m43 m188 m128 m44 m206 m65 m
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

560.1 k

Financial Leverage

1.9 x

Electronic Arts Operating Metrics

Electronic Arts's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 160 m in Q4, 2016
Q3, 2014Q4, 2014FY, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016

Monthly Active Users

155 m160 m165 m150 m150 m170 m160 m130 m145 m160 m

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