Groupon is a deal-of-the-day website that offers discounted gift certificates usable at local or national companies. It is known as an online e-commerce platform that provides its users with the ability to purchase anything. The Company offers consumers a vast marketplace of unbeatable deals all over the world. Users have the ability to discover the finest a city has to offer on the web or on mobile with Groupon Local, enjoy vacations with Groupon Getaways, and find a curated selection of electronics, fashion, home furnishings, and more with Groupon Goods. The Company delivers merchants with a collection of products and services, including customizable deal campaigns, credit card payment processing capabilities, and point-of-sale solutions.
Type
Public
HQ
Chicago, US
Founded
2008
Size (employees)
6,672 (est)-19%
Groupon was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Chicago, US
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Key People/Management at Groupon

Rich Williams

Rich Williams

CEO
Mike Randolfi

Mike Randolfi

CFO
Colin Bodell

Colin Bodell

CTO
Steve Krenzer

Steve Krenzer

COO
Vinayak Hegde

Vinayak Hegde

CMO
Brian Stevens

Brian Stevens

SVP of Finance, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer
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Groupon Office Locations

Groupon has offices in Seattle, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Chicago and in 1 other location
Chicago, US (HQ)
600 W. Chicago Avenue
Palo Alto, US
3101 Park Blvd.
San Francisco, US
225 Bush St.
Seattle, US
1201 3rd Avenue
Madrid, ES
Paseo Castellana 79
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Groupon Financials and Metrics

Groupon Revenue

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Groupon's revenue was reported to be $2.84 b in FY, 2017 which is a 9.5% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2018)

1.2 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2018)

648.5 m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2018), %

52.1%

Net income (Q2, 2018)

(95 m)

EBIT (Q2, 2018)

(60.9 m)

Market capitalization (16-Aug-2018)

2.6 b

Closing stock price (16-Aug-2018)

4.5

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

662.9 m
Groupon's current market capitalization is $2.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

3.2 b3.1 b3.1 b2.8 b

Revenue growth, %

24%(2%)1%(10%)

Cost of goods sold

1.4 b1.5 b1.8 b1.5 b

Gross profit

1.8 b1.6 b1.4 b1.3 b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2018

Revenue

1.2 b

Cost of goods sold

595.4 m

Gross profit

648.5 m

Gross profit Margin, %

52%
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

1.1 b853.4 m880.1 m

Accounts Receivable

105.2 m68.2 m86.7 m98.3 m

Prepaid Expenses

208 m153.7 m113.4 m94 m

Current Assets

1.4 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2018

Cash

662.9 m

Accounts Receivable

76.3 m

Current Assets

843.7 m

PP&E

148.5 m
Annual
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(63.9 m)33.7 m(205.9 m)(26.6 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

144.9 m133 m137.7 m137.8 m

Accounts Payable

(11.9 m)8.6 m3.2 m(199 k)

Cash From Operating Activities

288.8 m254.9 m117.1 m135.1 m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2018

Net Income

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Accounts Payable

(9.3 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(75.6 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(96.1 m)
USDY, 2018

Financial Leverage

5.5 x
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Groupon Operating Metrics

Groupon's Customers was reported to be 48.5 m in May, 2017.
Feb, 2016Feb, 2017May, 2017

Customers

47.70 m52.17 m48.50 m

Customers (North America)

31.20 m31.60 m

Markets

15
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Groupon Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
LivingSocial (1 k)October 26, 2016

Groupon Revenue Breakdown

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Groupon revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 32.7% from International and 67.3% from North America

Human Capital Metrics

Groupon's employees are reported to be approximately 47% female and 53% male.
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Groupon Online and Social Media Presence

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Groupon News and Updates

IBM Wallops Groupon With a Vintage Patent

IBM Wallops Groupon With a Vintage Patent

Grow: Try this weekend savings challenge: have fun without breaking the bank

Here’s what happened when we devoted an entire weekend to not paying full price.

Grow: Our weekend savings challenge: have fun without breaking the bank

Here’s what happened when we devoted an entire weekend to not paying full price.

Groupon loses $83 million patent dispute with IBM

The jury verdict is a blow for local-deals marketplace, whose stock now hovers in the $5 range. A patent dispute between IBM and Groupon has ended badly for the local deals company. On Friday, a Delaware jury awarded IBM $83 million in damages for what it viewed as willful patent infringement on the…

UPDATE 2-IBM wins $83 mln from Groupon in internet patent fight

A U.S. jury on Friday awarded International Business Machines Corp $83 million in a patent dispute with e-commerce company Groupon Inc.

UPDATE 1-IBM wins $83 mln from Groupon in internet patent fight

A U.S. jury on Friday awarded International Business Machines Corp $83 million in a patent dispute with e-commerce company Groupon Inc.
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Groupon Company Life and Culture

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