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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 Ratings3.7
Overall CultureD+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)3,090(+20%)
Job Openings292
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.5 B(+9%)
Share Price (Mar 2021)$119.9 (+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at j2 Global

Vivek Shah

Vivek Shah

Chief Executive Officer
Dan Stone

Dan Stone

President, Everyday Health Group
Scott Turicchi

Scott Turicchi

President and Chief Financial Officer
Michelle Dvorkin

Michelle Dvorkin

Executive Vice President, Human Resources
Nate Simmons

Nate Simmons

President, Cloud Services
Steve Horowitz

Steve Horowitz

President, Ziff Davis
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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 (FY, 2020)

1.5b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.3b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

84.4%

Net income (FY, 2020)

150.7m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

334.6m

Market capitalization (31-Mar-2021)

5.4b

Closing stock price (31-Mar-2021)

119.9

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

242.7m

EV

6.9b
j2 Global's current market capitalization is $5.4 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
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

254.7m273.2m273.6m280.6m287.9m292.7m299.9m322.4m344.1m332.4m331.0m

Cost of goods sold

40.8m43.2m42.4m48.1m47.7m49.2m51.0m60.3m61.7m59.1m56.8m

Gross profit

213.9m230.0m231.2m232.5m240.1m243.5m248.9m262.2m282.4m273.3m274.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

84%84%85%83%83%83%83%81%82%82%83%
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, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Net Income

25.8m57.2m89.6m18.9m47.3m78.1m32.4m65.0m95.8m(6.4m)31.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

39.3m79.2m118.6m42.6m86.5m132.9m49.2m106.2m170.4m54.0m104.1m

Accounts Payable

(53.2m)(55.0m)(49.3m)(45.1m)(30.3m)(38.5m)(10.4m)(12.5m)623.0k(43.4m)(34.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

51.2m111.7m179.0m103.9m206.3m294.1m116.9m212.2m309.3m102.0m241.6m
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

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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: 48.2% from Cloud Services, 51.8% from Digital Media and 0.0% from Other

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

    60/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    69/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    68/100

  • Diversity

    D

    56/100

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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

J2 Global Completes One Acquisition and Two Divestitures in Q1 2021

J2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), a leading Internet information and services company, announced today that it completed one acquisition and two divestitures in the first quarter of 2021. The post J2 Global Completes One Acquisition and Two Divestitures in Q1 2021 appeared first on J2 Global.

J2 Global to Announce First Quarter 2021 Earnings

J2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), a leading Internet information and services company, will release its First Quarter 2021 Earnings at 6:00PM ET on Monday, May 10, 2021. The post J2 Global to Announce First Quarter 2021 Earnings appeared first on J2 Global.

Benefits Across J2 Global

The diversified nature of J2 Global’s organization enables us to structure benefit offerings which are tailored to the needs of our global community of employees. As of April 2021: All full-time employees of J2 Global are eligible for our parental leave and paid pregnancy leave programs. 99.5% of J2…

BabyCenter Australia Moves In-House Under Ziff Davis Australia

Ziff Davis Australia will begin publishing BabyCenter Australia in a move that will see Ziff Davis become one of the largest pregnancy and parenting publishers in the country...James Whitehead, General Manager at Ziff Davis Australia said, “This move provides new audiences for our existing clients t…

J2 Global Takes Action to Support the AAPI Community

In 2020, according to a study from the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism, there was a 150% increase in hate crimes against Asian Americans in 16 cities—mostly in New York City and Los Angeles, communities where our employees and customers live and work. Unthinkable acts of hate, racism, and…

Prioritizing and Protecting Integrity: Our Whistleblower Process and Policy

J2 Global’s Code of Conduct contains general guidelines for conducting business with the highest standards of ethics and our Whistleblower Policy sets forth how we receive and respond to reports of suspected violations. J2 Global is committed to an environment in which open, honest communications ar…
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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 Scott Turicchi.

  • 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 Synchronoss Technologies, 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.