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J2 Global is an Internet information and services company. Through its business cloud services division, the company provides cloud services to businesses of different sizes, from individuals to enterprises, and license intellectual property to third parties. In addition, the business cloud services division includes j2 Cloud Connect business, which is primarily focused on voice and fax products. The Digital media division of the company specializes in the technology, gaming, lifestyle and healthcare markets, reaching in-market buyers and influencers in both the consumer and business-to-business space.
TypePublic
Founded1995
HQLos Angeles, CA, US
Websitej2global.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureD

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)3,090(+20%)
Job Openings470
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.5 B(+9%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)$131.5(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at j2 Global

Vivek Shah

Vivek Shah

Chief Executive Officer
Dan Stone

Dan Stone

President, Everyday Health Group
Michelle Dvorkin

Michelle Dvorkin

Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Steve Horowitz

Steve Horowitz

President, Ziff Davis
Jeremy Rossen

Jeremy Rossen

Executive Vice President, General Counsel
Rebecca Wright

Rebecca Wright

Vice President, Corporate Communications
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j2 Global Office Locations

j2 Global has offices in Los Angeles, Asheville, Austin, Chicago and in 42 other locations
Los Angeles, CA, US (HQ)
700 Flower St #1500
Asheville, NC, US
1 Page Ave #280
Austin, TX, US
3700 N Capital of Texas Hwy
Austin, TX, US
7801 N Capital of Texas Hwy #300
Chicago, IL, US
200 N LaSalle St #2175
Denver, CO, US
4600 S Syracuse St #200
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j2 Global Financials and Metrics

j2 Global Revenue

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j2 Global's revenue was reported to be $1.49 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

398.2m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

340.4m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

85.5%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

77.9m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

78.5m

Market capitalization (10-Nov-2021)

6.4b

Closing stock price (10-Nov-2021)

131.5

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

372.0m

EV

7.8b
j2 Global's current market capitalization is $6.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.1b1.2b1.4b1.5b

Revenue growth, %

8%14%

Cost of goods sold

172.3m201.1m237.3m231.8m

Gross profit

945.5m1.0b1.1b1.3b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

350.9m209.5m575.6m242.7m

Accounts Receivable

234.2m221.6m261.9m325.6m

Prepaid Expenses

35.3m29.2m49.3m53.9m

Current Assets

620.4m460.3m886.9m622.8m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

139.4m128.7m218.8m150.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

162.0m187.2m232.0m228.7m

Accounts Payable

(34.1m)(35.2m)(770.0k)2.2m

Cash From Operating Activities

264.4m401.3m412.5m480.1m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017

Debt/Equity

0.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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j2 Global Operating Metrics

Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q4, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q4, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020

Customers (Cloud Services)

3.12 m3.14 m3.18 m3.18 m3.19 m3.2 m3.2 m3.17 m3.15 m4.02 m4.04 m4.04 m4.08 m

ARPU (Cloud Services)

$15.03$15.28$15.26$15.31$15.31$15.65$15.68$15.61$15.49$15.61$16.03$14.01$14.15$13.96$14.54$13.95

Churn Rate (Cloud Services)

2.3%2.1%2.2%2%2%2.2%2%2.2%2.1%2.1%2.2%2.5%2.4%2.4%2.4%2.3%

Visits (Digital Media)

1.4 b1.35 b1.39 b1.57 b5.72 b1.96 b1.95 b1.95 b1.85 b7.71 b1.81 b1.62 b1.86 b2.26 b7.54 b2.15 b
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j2 Global Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Migraine AgainApril 07, 2020
SRFaxApril 07, 2020
Buffered VPNJanuary 14, 2020
Encrypt.meJune 06, 2019
Armada CloudApril 17, 2019
SafeSendApril 17, 2019
iContactJanuary 25, 2019
Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.January 15, 2019
Communicator Corp.October 16, 2018
Mosaik SolutionsJuly 19, 2018
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j2 Global Revenue Breakdown

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j2 Global revenue breakdown by business segment: 51.8% from Digital Media, 48.2% from Cloud Services and 0.0% from Other

j2 Global revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 80.2% from United States, 10.6% from All Other Countries and 9.2% from Other

j2 Global Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

71/100

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j2 Global Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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j2 Global Online and Social Media Presence

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j2 Global Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D

    61/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    71/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    68/100

  • Diversity

    D

    58/100

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j2 Global News and Updates

Stocks This Week: Buy J2 Global And United Health

There are five reasons to expect a higher S&P although Monday will likely be down...

Pomerantz Law Firm Announces the Filing of a Class Action against j2 Global, Inc. and Certain Officers - JCOM

NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP announces that a class action lawsuit has been filed against j2 Global, Inc. ("j2 Global" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: JCOM) and certain of its officers. The class action, filed in United States District Court for the Central District of...

DEADLINE ALERT: Kaskela Law LLC Announces Important Deadline in Shareholder Class Action Lawsuit Against J2 Global, Inc. (JCOM) and Encourages Investors with Losses in Excess of $100,000 to Contact the Firm

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaskela Law LLC announces that a shareholder class action lawsuit has been filed against J2 Global, Inc. ("J2 Global") (NASDAQ: JCOM) on behalf of investors who purchased shares of J2 Global's common stock between October 5, 2015 and June 29,...

ROSEN, A LONG STANDING AND TOP RANKED FIRM, Reminds J2 Global, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Securities Class Action First Filed by the Firm - JCOM

NEW YORK, Aug. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of J2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM) between October 5, 2015 and June 29, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important September 8, 2020 lead plaintiff...

ROSEN, A GLOBALLY RECOGNIZED FIRM, Reminds J2 Global, Inc. Investors of Important Deadline in Securities Class Action First Filed by the Firm

NEW YORK, July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of J2 Global, Inc. between October 5, 2015 and June 29, 2020, inclusive (the "Class Period"), of the important September 8, 2020 lead plaintiff deadline in the...

Under attack from short seller, J2 Global says it bought company from a consultant — documents indicate there’s more to the story

J2 Global Inc., a cloud-service company and website operator, said the owner a company it purchased was not a director — though he was, of one of the company’s subsidiaries.
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j2 Global Blogs

Demand surges for at-home rapid COVID tests ahead of holidays; doctors say they’re too expensive

Director of enterprise, and investigative reporter for MedPage Today, Kristina Fiore says doctors are criticizing how much they cost. "At about $25 per box for two tests, for a family of 10 gathering, that could run more than $120," said Fiore. "It might be one of the most expensive parts of their g…

What to Expect and BabyCenter Launch Innovative Baby Registry Builder Tool

“The launch of Registry Builder underscores our commitment to innovation and serving the changing needs of today’s expecting parents,” said Heidi Cho, EVP and General Manager of Everyday Health Group Pregnancy & Parenting. “At any given time, we have access to the largest group of pregnant women…

BabyCenter® Reveals the Most Popular Baby Names and Trends of 2021

BabyCenter®, the world's leading digital parenting resource, today released its much-anticipated Most Popular Baby Names of 2021. Olivia is the most popular baby girl name on a list that remained relatively stable in 2021. The post BabyCenter® Reveals the Most Popular Baby Names and Trends of 2021 a…

Ziff Davis to Participate in One Investor Conference in November

Ziff Davis, Inc. (formerly known as J2 Global, Inc.) (Nasdaq: ZD), today announced its participation in one investor conference in November: RBC Capital Markets Global Technology, Internet, Media and Telecommunications Conference. The post Ziff Davis to Participate in One Investor Conference in Nove…

IPVanish Adds WireGuard to VPN Service Across All VPN Platforms

“This launch continues to signify our commitment to building a world-class privacy and security platform for consumers, privacy advocates, and families,” said Vivek Kapil, President of VIPRE Security Group. WireGuard ensures the utmost protection for users, and even outperforms other protocols — a p…

Ziff Davis to Announce Third Quarter 2021 Earnings

Ziff Davis, Inc. (formerly known as J2 Global, Inc.) (Nasdaq: ZD) will release its Third Quarter 2021 Earnings at 6:00PM ET on Wednesday, November 3, 2021. The post Ziff Davis to Announce Third Quarter 2021 Earnings appeared first on Ziff Davis.
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j2 Global Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was j2 Global founded?

    j2 Global was founded in 1995.

  • Who are j2 Global key executives?

    j2 Global's key executives are Vivek Shah, Dan Stone and Michelle Dvorkin.

  • How many employees does j2 Global have?

    j2 Global has 3,090 employees.

  • What is j2 Global revenue?

    Latest j2 Global annual revenue is $1.5 b.

  • What is j2 Global revenue per employee?

    Latest j2 Global revenue per employee is $482.1 k.

  • Who are j2 Global competitors?

    Competitors of j2 Global include Open Text, RingCentral and Zayo.

  • Where is j2 Global headquarters?

    j2 Global headquarters is located at 700 Flower St #1500, Los Angeles.

  • Where are j2 Global offices?

    j2 Global has offices in Los Angeles, Asheville, Austin, Chicago and in 42 other locations.

  • How many offices does j2 Global have?

    j2 Global has 54 offices.