GoPro is a brand of high-definition personal cameras used in extreme action video photography. The Company produces the HD Hero line of wearable and gear-mountable cameras and accessories, making it easy for people to capture and share their lives' most exciting moments in high definition. GoPro's products are sold through specialty retailers in more than 50 countries and online.
Company Growth (employees)
San Mateo, US
Size (employees)
1,280 (est)-17%
GoPro was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in San Mateo, US

Key People at GoPro

Nick Woodman

Nick Woodman

CEO & Founder
Stephen Baumer

Stephen Baumer


GoPro Office Locations

GoPro has offices in San Mateo, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Haute-Garonne and in 19 other locations
San Mateo, US (HQ)
3000 Clearview Way
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GoPro Data and Metrics

GoPro Financial Metrics

GoPro's revenue was reported to be $1.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 27% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.2 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(419 m)

Market capitalization (22-Aug-2017)

1.2 b

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

279.7 m
GoPro's current market capitalization is $1.2 b.
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


526 m985.7 m1.4 b1.6 b1.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

767 m

Gross profit

627.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Sales and marketing expense

194.4 m

R&D expense

151.9 m

General and administrative expense

94 m

Operating expense total

440.2 m


187 m54.7 m

EBIT margin, %


Pre tax profit

181 m

Income tax expense

20.9 m30.8 m52.9 m16.5 m

Net Income

128.1 m36.1 m(419 m)
USDY, 2012Y, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2015


36.5 m101.4 m319.9 m279.7 m


63.8 m

Current Assets

823 m


41.6 m

Total Assets

917.7 m

Accounts Payable

126.2 m

Current Liabilities

258.8 m

Retained Earnings

108.2 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015

Net Income

128.1 m

Depreciation and Amortization

17.9 m

Accounts Receivable

(62.3 m)


(45.1 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

218.5 m(40.3 m)

Purchases of PP&E

(27.5 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(133.9 m)

Long-term Borrowings

(114 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

255.5 m

Interest Paid

1.9 m

Income Taxes Paid

37.3 m

GoPro Operating Metrics

GoPro's Stores was reported to be 45 k in FY, 2016, which is a 13% increase from the previous period. GoPro's Units Shipped was reported to be 738 k in Q1, 2017
Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q4, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q4, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q4, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Units Shipped

852 k854 k1.09 m2.39 m5.18 m1.34 m1.65 m1.59 m2 m6.58 m701 k759 k1.02 m2.28 m4.76 m738 k

Patents (US)


Patents Pending (US)


Patents (foreign)


Patents Pending (foreign)





25 k40 k45 k

GoPro Market Value History

GoPro Revenue Breakdown

GoPro Median Salaries

Source: 95 public H-1B filings from GoPro

Traffic Overview of GoPro

GoPro Online and Social Media Presence

GoPro News and Updates

GoPro actually had a good quarter and the stock is spiking 15%

 GoPro is flying high and mighty after releasing its 2017 second-quarter earnings. The camera company took in $297 million in revenue equaling a non-GAAP loss of 9 cents per share. This was way above Wall Street’s expectations, as the general consensus was that GoPro would report revenue of $269 mil…

GoPro’s CEO believes a simple video editing app holds the key to the company’s future

 Nick Woodman believes QuikStories represents the path forward for GoPro. The company’s founder/CEO doesn’t hold back. “You can say this is the biggest thing we’ve done to simplify the experience of sharing video since the invention of the GoPro itself,” he says matter of factly. Investors haven’t a…

This waterproof wide-angle action cam is the perfect $40 GoPro alternative

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Action cameras like the GoPro are great for all kinds of high-octane adventures: windsurfing, snowboarding, extreme couponing. But they’re also super expensive. $150 for a stand-alone digital c…

GoPro selects ten brands to be first to use the Fusion spherical camera

 If you’re just now hearing that GoPro is shipping the Fusion, chances are you’re not on the list. The company selected nine organizations and one travel blogger to be the first to receive the camera company’s spherical camera. This pilot program clearly shows that GoPro expects the Fusion to be mai…

GoPro captures the moment an alligator nearly took a man’s head off

How can the “craziest and most eccentric alligator handler in Florida” prove his lunacy? You find a dinosaur and let it eat you. Or at least let the close relative of one take a chomp at your face. The ‘Gator Crusader‘ decided to find out what it’s like to get eaten by an alligator and recorded the …

GoPro isn't worried about Snapchat Spectacles at all

When Snapchat Spectacles launched last year, the reaction from people who bought and used it was: Oh shit, GoPro is so dead. And I'm not gonna lie, I kinda felt the same, even though I really like GoPro's action cameras, and have owned too many to remember over the years. That GoPro is screwed a…
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