Global Eagle Entertainment

Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. (Nasdaq:ENT) is a worldwide provider of media content, technology, and connectivity solutions to the travel industry. Through the industry's most comprehensive product and services platform, GEE provides airlines with a wide range of inflight solutions. These include Wi-Fi, movies, television, music, interactive software, as well as portable IFE solutions, content management services, e-commerce solutions and original content development. Serving over 150 airlines worldwide, GEE delivers exceptional quality and value to its customers to help them achieve their passenger experience objectives. The company's headquarters are located in Los Angeles, California, with offices and teams located in North America, Asia, the Middle East, Europe, Africa, Oceania and South America
Company Growth (employees)
Marina Del Rey, US
Size (employees)
1,000 (est)
Global Eagle Entertainment was founded in 2012 and is headquartered in Marina del Rey, US

Global Eagle Entertainment Office Locations

Global Eagle Entertainment has offices in Marina del Rey, Irvine, Lombard, Reston and in 10 other locations
Marina del Rey, US (HQ)
4553 Glencoe Ave
Auckland, NZ
295 Parnell Rd
Hong Kong, HK
Two Chinachem Exchange Square 338 King's Rd
Dubai, AE
305 Internet City, Building #14
Knutsford, GB
Haig Rd
London, GB
15 Stukeley Street
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Global Eagle Entertainment Data and Metrics

Global Eagle Entertainment Financial Metrics

Global Eagle Entertainment's revenue was reported to be $426 m in FY, 2015 which is a 10% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

426 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

146.9 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

(2.1 m)

EBIT (FY, 2015)

(8.8 m)

Market capitalization (17-Aug-2017)

217 m

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

223.6 m
Global Eagle Entertainment's current market capitalization is $217 m.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


259.7 m387.7 m426 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

197.9 m281.9 m279.2 m

Gross profit

61.8 m105.9 m146.9 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

228.9 m392.7 m417.3 m


(45.5 m)(35.5 m)(8.8 m)

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

2.4 m88 k2.5 m

Interest income

2.5 m

Pre tax profit

(112.9 m)(46.6 m)(505 k)

Income tax expense

(1.8 m)10.6 m1.6 m

Net Income

(114.7 m)(57.2 m)(2.1 m)
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


258.8 m197.6 m223.6 m

Accounts Receivable

64.2 m85.5 m93.4 m


15.5 m13.6 m15 m

Current Assets

359.2 m329.9 m371.5 m


39.1 m


52.3 m53 m93.8 m

Total Assets

578.9 m533.6 m639.5 m

Current Liabilities

183.1 m174.3 m165.9 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

620.9 m645.1 m688.7 m

Retained Earnings

(243.9 m)(301.3 m)(303.5 m)

Total Equity

356.2 m312.6 m353.8 m

Financial Leverage

1.6 x1.7 x1.8 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

(114.7 m)(57.2 m)(2.1 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

17.3 m24.6 m27 m

Accounts Receivable

(2 m)(26 m)(5.9 m)


(7.6 m)(5.4 m)(3.3 m)

Accounts Payable

(22.5 m)19.6 m3.9 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(54.1 m)(23.4 m)21.6 m

Purchases of PP&E

(11.5 m)(9.1 m)(20.7 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

129.8 m(9.7 m)(80.9 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(5.6 m)(9.7 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

181 m(28 m)84.8 m

Interest Paid

2.1 m447 k1.2 m

Income Taxes Paid

6.2 m4.2 m5.4 m
USDY, 2015


478.4 k

Financial Leverage

1.8 x

Global Eagle Entertainment Operating Metrics

FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015



Aircraft Fleet


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