Hewlett-Packard is a multinational information technology company. The Company develops and provides a wide variety of hardware components as well as software and related services to consumers, small- and medium-sized businesses and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health and education sectors worldwide. 

Company Growth (employees)
Palo Alto, US
Size (employees)
49,000 (est)
HP was founded in 1939 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, US

Key People at HP

Dion Weisler

Dion Weisler

Chief Executive Officer & President
Cathie Lesjak

Cathie Lesjak

Chief Financial Officer
Enrique Lores

Enrique Lores

Stephen Nigro

Stephen Nigro

Richard Bailey

Richard Bailey

Christoph Schell

Christoph Schell

Nick Lazaridis

Nick Lazaridis

Ron Coughlin

Ron Coughlin

Chip Bergh

Chip Bergh

Shane Wall

Shane Wall

Chief Technology Officer
Jon Flaxman

Jon Flaxman

Chief Operating Officer
Antonio Lucio

Antonio Lucio

Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Stuart Pann

Stuart Pann

Chief Supply Chain Officer
Kim Rivera

Kim Rivera

Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel
Tracy Keogh

Tracy Keogh

Chief Human Resources Officer

HP Office Locations

HP has offices in Palo Alto, Miami, Houston, San Diego and in 186 other locations
Palo Alto, US (HQ)
1501 Building 4 Page Mill Rd
Houston, US
11445 compaq Center West Drive
Miami, US
5200 Blue Lagoon Drive
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HP Data and Metrics

HP Financial Metrics

HP's revenue was reported to be $48.2 b in FY, 2016 which is a 53% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

48.2 b

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

9 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

2.5 b

Market capitalization (17-Aug-2017)

31.9 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

6.3 b


32.4 b
HP's current market capitalization is $31.9 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


111.5 b103.4 b48.2 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

28.1 b25.3 b39.2 b

Gross profit

83.4 b78.1 b9 b

Gross profit Margin, %


R&D expense

1.2 b

General and administrative expense

3.8 b

Operating expense total

104.3 b97.9 b44.7 b

Pre tax profit

3.8 b

Income tax expense

1.5 b178 m1.1 b

Net Income

5 b4.6 b2.5 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


12.2 b15.1 b17.4 b6.3 b

Accounts Receivable

15.9 b13.8 b13.4 b4.1 b


6 b6.4 b6.5 b4.5 b

Current Assets

50.4 b50.1 b51.8 b18.5 b


31.1 b31.1 b32.9 b5.6 b

Total Assets

105.7 b103.2 b106.9 b29 b

Accounts Payable

14 b15.9 b16 b11.1 b

Total Debt

22.6 b19.5 b24.7 b6.8 b

Current Liabilities

45.5 b43.7 b42.2 b18.8 b

Additional Paid-in Capital

5.5 b3.4 b2 b1 b

Retained Earnings

25.6 b29.2 b32.1 b(3.5 b)

Total Equity

27.7 b27.1 b28.2 b(3.9 b)

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.8 x0.7 x0.9 x-1.8 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0.2 x0.2 x0.2 x0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.8 x3.8 x3.8 x-7.5 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

5.1 b5 b4.6 b2.5 b

Depreciation and Amortization

16 m

Accounts Receivable

530 m2 b572 m565 m


(4 m)(580 m)(330 m)(291 m)

Accounts Payable

541 m1.9 b31 m928 m

Cash From Operating Activities

11.6 b12.3 b6.5 b3.2 b

Cash From Investing Activities

(2.8 b)(2.8 b)(5.5 b)48 m

Dividends Paid

(1.1 b)(1.2 b)(1.3 b)(858 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(7.9 b)(6.6 b)1.3 b(14.4 b)

Income Taxes Paid

1.4 b1.3 b1 b587 m
USDY, 2016


10 x


375.9 k


-1.8 x


0.2 x

Financial Leverage

-7.5 x

HP Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Patents Issued

34 k33 k18 k



HP Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Shunra SoftwareJanuary 05, 2017$25 m
Aruba NetworksMarch 02, 2015$3 b
Voltage SecurityFebruary 09, 2015
Eucalyptus SystemsSeptember 12, 2014
Vertica SystemsMarch 22, 2011
ArcSightSeptember 13, 2010$1.5 b
3PARSeptember 02, 2010$2.4 b
StrataviaAugust 26, 2010
Autonomy CorporationAugust 18, 2010$10.2 b
Fortify SoftwareAugust 17, 2010
PalmJuly 01, 2010$1.2 b
MelodeoJune 23, 2010$30 m
3ComNovember 11, 2009$2.7 b
IBRIXJuly 17, 2009
Lefthand NetworksOctober 01, 2008$360 m
Colubris NetworksAugust 11, 2008
OpelinNovember 05, 2007
Atos OriginOctober 22, 2007
MacDermid ColorSpanSeptember 13, 2007
OpswareJuly 23, 2007$1.6 b
TabbloMarch 20, 2007
VoodooPCSeptember 28, 2006
Technology PartnersJune 27, 2006
OuterBay TechnologiesFebruary 07, 2006
Peregrine SystemsSeptember 19, 2005
SnapfishApril 01, 2005$300 m
IndigoSeptember 09, 2001
Artivision TechnologiesSeptember 06, 2001
CompaqSeptember 04, 2001$25 b
PROLINJune 06, 1997
VeriFoneApril 23, 1997$1.2 b

HP Market Value History

HP Revenue Breakdown

HP Median Salaries

Source: 123 public H-1B filings from HP

Traffic Overview of HP

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