Houlihan Lokey

Houlihan Lokey is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, valuation, and strategic consulting. The Company's Corporate Finance segment offers general advisory services on M&A and capital markets offerings; advises public and private institutions on buy-side and sell-side transactions, leveraged loans, private mezzanine debt, high-yield debt, initial public offerings, private equity, and much more.

Besides, the Company offers a range of advisory services, including structuring, negotiation, and confirmation on plans of reorganization; structuring and analysis of exchange offers; corporate viability assessment; litigation support and expert testimony; and procuring debtor-in-possession financing. Houlihan Lokey provides financing solutions and capital raising advisory services for publicly-held and multinational corporations, financial sponsors, and privately-held companies. 

Company Growth (employees)
Los Angeles, US
Size (employees)
1,171 (est)
Houlihan Lokey was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, US

Houlihan Lokey Office Locations

Houlihan Lokey has offices in Los Angeles, Houston, Frankfurt, London and in 14 other locations
Los Angeles, US (HQ)
10250 Constellation Blvd
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Houlihan Lokey Data and Metrics

Houlihan Lokey Financial Metrics

Houlihan Lokey's revenue was reported to be $872.1 m in FY, 2017 which is a 26% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

872.1 m

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


Net income (FY, 2017)

108.3 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

182 m

Market capitalization (21-Sep-2017)

2.5 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

300.3 m
Houlihan Lokey's current market capitalization is $2.5 b.
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017


693.8 m872.1 m

Revenue growth, %


Sales and marketing expense

461.6 m582.2 m

Operating expense total

461.6 m582.2 m
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016

Sales and marketing expense

111.3 m136 m121.8 m124.9 m165 m

Operating expense total

111.3 m136 m121.8 m124.9 m165 m


17.4 m43.7 m32.9 m35 m56.8 m

Interest expense

739 k
USDY, 2013Y, 2014Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


68.4 m109.4 m88.7 m166.2 m300.3 m


8.9 b

Total Assets

1.1 b1.4 b

Accounts Payable

34.4 m41.7 m
USDQ2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


97.8 m131.9 m106 m156.1 m253.6 m

Total Assets

981 m1 b986.5 m1 b1.1 b

Accounts Payable

40.2 m35.9 m29.5 m31.6 m39.6 m

Common Stock

59 k59 k12 k12 k13 k
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

69.8 m108.3 m

Depreciation and Amortization

7.5 m8.9 m

Accounts Receivable

(1.4 m)(5.5 m)

Accounts Payable

(14 m)13.5 m
USDQ2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Net Income

24.3 m47 m19.4 m40.3 m74.3 m

Depreciation and Amortization

3.1 m5.1 m2.2 m4.1 m6.9 m

Accounts Receivable

652 k13.9 m4.3 m10.9 m22.4 m

Accounts Payable

2.7 m(8.6 m)(843 k)715 k8.6 m
USDY, 2017


744.7 k

Financial Leverage

1.9 x
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Houlihan Lokey Operating Metrics

Houlihan Lokey's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 1 k in Q1, 2018
FY, 2015FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018


1.27 k1.4 k5214995901.53 k620



Enterprise Customers

1 k1 k
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Houlihan Lokey Median Salaries

Source: 47 public H-1B filings from Houlihan Lokey

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