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Qurate Retail Group (formerly known as Liberty Interactive Corporation) owns interests in subsidiaries and other companies that are primarily engaged in the video and digital commerce industries. The Company operates through two tracking stock groups: the QVC Group and the Liberty Ventures Group. The QVC Group consists of Liberty Interactive Corporation's subsidiaries QVC and zulily and its interest in HSN. The Liberty Ventures Group consists of Liberty Interactive Corporation's subsidiary Evite, interests in Liberty Broadband and FTD, minority interests in Interval Leisure Group, Time Warner, Charter Communications, and LendingTree, as well as various green energy investments.

TypePublic
Founded1991
Websitequrateretailgroup.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)27,226(-3%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$14.1 B(+36%)
Share Price (Nov 2019)$9.4 (-3%)

Key People/Management at Qurate Retail Group

Mike George

Mike George

President and Chief Executive Officer
Aidan O'Meara

Aidan O'Meara

President, Qurate Retail Group International
Jeff Yurcisin

Jeff Yurcisin

President, Zulily
Claire Spofford

Claire Spofford

President, Cornerstone
Bob Spieth

Bob Spieth

Chief Operations Officer
Karen Etzkorn

Karen Etzkorn

Chief Information Officer
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Qurate Retail Group Office Locations

Qurate Retail Group has an office in West Chester
West Chester, US
1200 Wilson Dr
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Qurate Retail Group Financials and Metrics

Qurate Retail Group Revenue

Qurate Retail Group's revenue was reported to be $14.07 b in FY, 2018
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2019)

3.1b

Net income (Q2, 2019)

130.0m

EBIT (Q2, 2019)

336.0m

Market capitalization (6-Nov-2019)

3.9b

Closing stock price (6-Nov-2019)

9.4

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

519.0m
Qurate Retail Group's current market capitalization is $3.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

11.3b10.5b10.0b10.6b10.4b14.1b

Revenue growth, %

(7%)(5%)7%

Cost of goods sold

6.6b6.7b6.4b6.9b6.8b

Gross profit

4.7b3.8b3.6b3.7b3.6b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Revenue

2.5b2.7b2.8b2.3b2.2b2.5b2.6b2.4b2.3b2.4b2.4b3.2b3.2b3.2b3.1b3.1b

Cost of goods sold

1.4b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.5b1.5b1.6b

Gross profit

1.1b1.2b1.3b843.0m795.0m884.0m942.0m837.0m822.0m858.0m827.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

43%43%44%37%37%35%37%35%35%36%35%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

1.3b2.3b2.4b825.0m903.0m653.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.7b1.8b

Inventories

1.4b1.5b

Current Assets

4.4b5.5b5.9b3.2b4.2b4.2b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Cash

981.0m1.5b1.8b1.6b2.4b2.6b2.5b2.7b510.0m505.0m821.0m905.0m895.0m1.1b657.0m532.0m508.0m519.0m

Accounts Receivable

954.0m1.0b973.0m800.0m859.0m933.0m1.1b912.0m848.0m969.0m891.0m945.0m

Inventories

1.3b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.1b1.0b1.2b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.5b1.5b1.7b1.6b1.5b

Current Assets

4.0b4.5b4.8b4.4b5.3b5.4b5.7b5.6b2.7b2.7b2.9b3.0b3.1b4.3b3.5b3.6b3.7b3.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

580.0m626.0m911.0m1.3b2.5b964.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

725.0m637.0m

Accounts Payable

(269.0m)735.0m762.0m790.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.4b1.6b1.1b1.4b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019

Net Income

334.0m110.0m216.0m355.0m152.0m280.0m608.0m71.0m458.0m944.0m519.0m703.0m1.0b397.0m595.0m677.0m66.0m196.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

702.0m232.0m469.0m493.0m168.0m479.0m217.0m438.0m663.0m208.0m414.0m594.0m163.0m322.0m489.0m153.0m311.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

751.0m526.0m1.1b1.1b781.0m295.0m672.0m1.0b426.0m288.0m711.0m996.0m146.0m593.0m

Cash From Investing Activities

(168.0m)(234.0m)(117.0m)(230.0m)149.0m233.0m(1.5b)(1.4b)(52.0m)(89.0m)
USDY, 2019

Financial Leverage

3.1 x
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Qurate Retail Group Operating Metrics

Qurate Retail Group's Users was reported to be 25 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2016

Customers, consumer

13 m

Television Households

104 m

Users

25 m
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Qurate Retail Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
HSNJuly 06, 2017$2.10 b

Qurate Retail Group Revenue Breakdown

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Qurate Retail Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 14.5% from zulily, 81.5% from QVC and 4.0% from Other

Qurate Retail Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Qurate Retail Group News and Updates

Qurate Retail Group Announces Digital and Social Programs to Integrate Video Commerce on Emerging Platforms

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Oct. 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Qurate Retail Group, a world-leading video and digital retailer, producing 150 hours of live content a day on average and additional hours of recorded video, announced today that QVC and HSN will be rolling out several programs to build on...

Qurate Retail Group Blogs

Qurate Retail, Inc. Announces Investor Meeting Webcast

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 12, 2018-- Qurate Retail, Inc. (“ Qurate Retail”) (Nasdaq: QRTEA, QRTEB) will webcast its annual Investor Meeting on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 with presentations beginning at 12:45pm E.S.T. During these presentations, observations may be made regarding

Qurate Retail, Inc. Announces Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 8, 2018-- Qurate Retail, Inc.’s (“Qurate Retail”) (Nasdaq: QRTEA, QRTEB) President and Chief Executive Officer, Mike George, and Executive Chairman, Greg Maffei , will host a conference call to discuss results for the third quarter of 2018 on  Friday,

Qurate Retail Announces Quarterly Interest Payment and Regular Cash Dividend Amount on 0.75% Senior Exchangeable Debentures Due 2043

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2018-- Qurate Retail, Inc.  (“ Qurate Retail”) (Nasdaq: QRTEA, QRTEB) today announced the payment of a quarterly interest payment to the holders as of September 15, 2018 of the 0.75% Exchangeable Senior Debentures due 2043 (the “Debentures”) issued by its

Qurate Retail Announces Quarterly Interest Payment on 1.0% Senior Exchangeable Debentures Due 2043

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. --(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 1, 2018-- Qurate Retail, Inc.  (“Qurate Retail”) (Nasdaq: QRTEA, QRTEB) today announced the payment of a quarterly interest payment to the holders as of September 15, 2018 of the 1.0% Senior Exchangeable Debentures due 2043 (the "Debentures") issued by its

Qurate Retail Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Qurate Retail Group founded?

    Qurate Retail Group was founded in 1991.

  • Who are Qurate Retail Group key executives?

    Qurate Retail Group's key executives are Mike George, Aidan O'Meara and Jeff Yurcisin.

  • How many employees does Qurate Retail Group have?

    Qurate Retail Group has 27,226 employees.

  • What is Qurate Retail Group revenue?

    Latest Qurate Retail Group annual revenue is $14.1 b.

  • What is Qurate Retail Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Qurate Retail Group revenue per employee is $516.8 k.

  • Who are Qurate Retail Group competitors?

    Competitors of Qurate Retail Group include Brit + Co, Funny Or Die and The Verge.

  • Where are Qurate Retail Group offices?

    Qurate Retail Group has an office in West Chester.

  • How many offices does Qurate Retail Group have?

    Qurate Retail Group has 1 office.