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Lizhi (荔枝) is a company that develops a mobile audio platform for user-generated content. It offers an app that enables users to record and share their lives with voices on mobile devices with the help of intuitive recording, and to reach their audience through various discovery tools. Through Lizhi, users can follow their favorite hosts and channels, become a host and create their own podcasts, perform in live streaming, and more.

TypePublic
Founded2010
HQGuangzhou Shi, CN
Websitelizhi.fm

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)658
Revenue (FY, 2020)$230.3 M(-80%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$4.9(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Lizhi

Jinnan Lai

Jinnan Lai

Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Director
Ning Ding

Ning Ding

Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer and Director
Zelong Li

Zelong Li

Vice President and Director
Juan Ren

Juan Ren

Vice President and Director
Chengfang Lu

Chengfang Lu

Acting Chief Financial Officer
Yipeng Li

Yipeng Li

Independent Director
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Lizhi Office Locations

Lizhi has an office in Guangzhou Shi
Guangzhou Shi, CN (HQ)
397 Xingang Middle Rd, Ke Cun, Haizhu Qu
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Lizhi Financials and Metrics

Lizhi Revenue

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Lizhi's revenue was reported to be $230.33 m in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

230.3m

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

(904.3m)

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

(392.6%)

Net income (FY, 2020)

(82.2m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(13.6m)

Market capitalization (29-Jul-2021)

244.0m

Closing stock price (29-Jul-2021)

4.9

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

48.3m

EV

202.9m
Lizhi's current market capitalization is $244 m.
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

453.5m798.6m1.2b230.3m

Revenue growth, %

76%

Cost of goods sold

330.8m565.6m910.2m1.1b

Gross profit

122.7m232.9m270.4m(904.3m)
Quarterly
CNYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q4, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

181.1m186.3m191.2m240.0m261.6m225.0m328.7m

Cost of goods sold

133.2m131.3m131.7m169.5m184.0m160.7m264.6m

Gross profit

48.0m55.0m59.4m70.5m77.6m64.3m64.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

26%30%31%29%30%29%20%
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

206.5m205.6m82.7m48.3m

Accounts Receivable

12.7m6.5m3.0m8.4m

Prepaid Expenses

11.9m5.9m18.8m3.0m

Current Assets

231.1m218.0m15.0m64.4m
Quarterly
CNYQ2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

161.5m125.2m

Accounts Receivable

3.8m4.6m

Prepaid Expenses

11.3m18.3m

Current Assets

176.6m148.1m
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(153.7m)(9.3m)(133.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

5.9m9.8m12.5m244.0k

Accounts Payable

41.0m24.3m(4.4m)915.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

(31.3m)14.0m(95.8m)6.1m
Quarterly
CNYQ2, 2018Q3, 2018Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

(9.8m)(11.3m)(55.5m)(104.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

4.5m7.2m5.2m8.5m

Accounts Payable

4.3m(1.0m)(15.0m)(5.8m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(45.2m)(33.3m)(31.3m)(57.6m)
USDFY, 2017

Financial Leverage

-0.3 x
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Lizhi Operating Metrics

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Podcasts on the Platform

160.6 m

Podcast Plays per Quarter

6.1 b

Podcasts Uploaded Monthly (Lizhi App)

4.5 m5.2 m

Audio Entertainment Content Categories

7
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Lizhi Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Beijing Hongyi Technology Co. Ltd.
Guangzhou TIYA Information Technology Co., Ltd.
LIZHI HOLDING LIMITED
LIZHI INC.
TIYA HOLDING LIMITED
TIYA INC.

Lizhi Revenue Breakdown

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Lizhi revenue breakdown by business segment: 98.3% from Audio Entertainment and 1.7% from Other

Lizhi Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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76/100

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Lizhi Online and Social Media Presence

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Lizhi News and Updates

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DEADLINE ALERT: Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. Reminds Investors That a Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against Lizhi, Inc. and Encourages Investors to Contact the Firm

NEW YORK, March 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C., a nationally recognized shareholder rights law firm, reminds investors that a class action lawsuit has been filed in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York on behalf of investors that purch…

LIZI FINAL DEADLINE MONDAY: ROSEN, GLOBALLY RESPECTED INVESTOR COUNSEL, Encourages Lizhi Inc. Investors to Secure Counsel Before Important March 22 Deadline – LIZI

NEW YORK, March 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Lizhi Inc. (NASDAQ: LIZI) pursuant and/or traceable to Lizhi’s January 17, 2020 initial public offering (the “IPO” or the “Offering”) of the important March…

LIZI BREAKING ALERT: ROSEN, GLOBAL INVESTOR COUNSEL, Encourages Lizhi Inc. Investors to Secure Counsel Before Important Deadline - LIZI

NEW YORK, March 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Lizhi Inc. (NASDAQ: LIZI) pursuant and/or traceable to Lizhi's January 17, 2020 initial public offering (the "IPO" or the "Offering") of the important...

ROSEN, RECOGNIZED INVESTOR COUNSEL, Encourages Lizhi Inc. Investors to Secure Counsel Before Important March 22 Deadline – LIZI

NEW YORK, March 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Lizhi Inc. (NASDAQ: LIZI) pursuant and/or traceable to Lizhi’s January 17, 2020 initial public offering (the “IPO” or the “Offering”) of the important March …

March 22nd Deadline in Lawsuit for Investors in excess of $100,000 in Lizhi Inc. (NASDAQ: LIZI) shares announced by Shareholders Foundation

SAN DIEGO, March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit was filed for certain investors in NASDAQ: LIZI shares.
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Lizhi Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lizhi founded?

    Lizhi was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Lizhi key executives?

    Lizhi's key executives are Jinnan Lai, Ning Ding and Zelong Li.

  • How many employees does Lizhi have?

    Lizhi has 658 employees.

  • What is Lizhi revenue?

    Latest Lizhi annual revenue is $230.3 m.

  • What is Lizhi revenue per employee?

    Latest Lizhi revenue per employee is $350 k.

  • Who are Lizhi competitors?

    Competitors of Lizhi include LISNR, Podbean and Snoozle.

  • Where is Lizhi headquarters?

    Lizhi headquarters is located at 397 Xingang Middle Rd, Ke Cun, Haizhu Qu, Guangzhou Shi.

  • Where are Lizhi offices?

    Lizhi has an office in Guangzhou Shi.

  • How many offices does Lizhi have?

    Lizhi has 1 office.