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Maxar is a space and geospatial intelligence company. It provides satellites, earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics for the commercial and government customers. The Company operates through three segments. The Space Systems segment supplies space and ground-based infrastructure and information solutions. The Imagery segment supplies integrated electro-optical and radar imagery products. The Services segment provides geospatial products and services.

TypePublic
Founded1969
HQWestminster, US
Websitemaxar.com
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)6,100(-6%)
Job Openings601
Revenue (FY, 2018)$2.1 B(+32%)
Share Price (Dec 2019)$10.9 (+4%)

Key People/Management at Maxar

Daniel Jablonsky

Daniel Jablonsky

President, CEO
Biggs Porter

Biggs Porter

EVP, CFO
Walter Scott

Walter Scott

CTO, EVP
Jeff Robertson

Jeff Robertson

Chief Operations Officer, SVP
Andrea Bortner

Andrea Bortner

Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer
Randy Lynch

Randy Lynch

Senior Vice President, Finance, Treasurer, and Corporate Development
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Maxar Office Locations

Maxar has offices in Westminster, Herndon, Palo Alto, Richmond and in 4 other locations
Westminster, US (HQ)
1300 W 120th Ave
Herndon, US
2325 Dulles Corner Blvd
Palo Alto, US
3825 Fabian Way
Richmond, CA
13800 Commerce Pkwy
Vancouver, CA
1570 Burrard St
Singapore, SG
1 Kim Seng Promenade
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Maxar Financials and Metrics

Maxar Revenue

Maxar's revenue was reported to be $2.14 b in FY, 2018 which is a 31.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

479.0m

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

215.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

44.9%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

(26.0m)

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

27.0m

Market capitalization (6-Dec-2019)

652.4m

Closing stock price (6-Dec-2019)

10.9

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

52.0m

EV

3.9b
Maxar's current market capitalization is $652.4 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.6b1.6b2.1b

Revenue growth, %

(3%)5%31%

Cost of goods sold

1.3b

Gross profit

861.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

373.5m375.2m337.4m557.7m578.9m508.2m504.0m490.0m479.0m

Cost of goods sold

307.0m286.0m264.0m

Gross profit

197.0m204.0m215.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

39%42%45%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

14.1m19.0m35.0m

Accounts Receivable

175.9m273.1m

Prepaid Expenses

51.0m

Inventories

97.6m102.0m31.0m
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

1.9m7.8m13.5m24.7m13.3m10.6m45.0m63.0m52.0m

Prepaid Expenses

61.0m54.0m44.0m

Inventories

141.4m131.5m132.3m100.5m95.3m52.8m26.0m24.0m20.0m

Current Assets

831.3m81.8m872.1m834.6m845.4m755.8m632.0m665.0m628.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

105.6m100.4m(1.3b)

Depreciation and Amortization

77.4m167.1m449.0m

Inventories

1.4m1.1m

Accounts Payable

22.4m(17.6m)(9.0m)
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

5.9m31.7m46.6m31.0m12.4m(420.1m)(59.0m)87.0m61.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

25.1m51.2m75.2m112.4m227.5m347.0m98.0m197.0m293.0m

Inventories

(4.4m)(5.2m)(11.0m)

Accounts Payable

20.6m30.5m24.0m(6.0m)19.8m11.2m(11.0m)(35.0m)(31.0m)
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

144.3 x

EV/CFO

27.4 x

Debt/Equity

4.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.7 x

Financial Leverage

7.2 x
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Maxar Operating Metrics

Maxar's Backlog was reported to be $2.2b in Q3, 2019.
FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Backlog

$3.10 b$3 b$2.60 b$2.50 b$2.90 b$2.50 b$2.50 b$2.60 b$2.40 b$2 b$2 b$2.30 b$3.32 b$3.30 b$3.05 b$2.59 b$2.41 b$1.92 b$2.23 b$2.17 b
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Maxar Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Neptec Design Group Ltd.July 16, 2018$42 m
DigitalGlobeFebruary 24, 2017
SSLNovember 02, 2012
1100823 B.C. Ltd.
Cascade Data Services Inc.
Cosmotech ZAO
Dagger Networks, LLC
DG Consents Sub, Inc.
DigitalGlobe Australia Pty. Ltd.
DigitalGlobe China Ventures LLC
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Maxar Revenue Breakdown

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Maxar revenue breakdown by business segment: 60.3% from Services and 39.7% from Products

Maxar revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 5.5% from Europe, 7.1% from Canada, 15.6% from Asia, 6.3% from South America, 64.0% from United States and 1.5% from Other

Maxar Online and Social Media Presence

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Maxar News and Updates

Maxar announces GEO order, property sale and debt refinancing, sizes WorldView Legion at six satellites

Maxar Technologies on Nov. 4 said an undisclosed customer has agreed to buy a geostationary communications satellite, providing what Maxar offered as proof that retaining and resizing Space Systems Loral was a worthwhile decision.  SpaceNews.com

U.S. tech firm Maxar taps startup's robotics for moon mission

U.S. technology company Maxar Technologies Inc said it picked software developed by space startup Olis Robotics to run a robotic lunar lander that's part of NASA's broader goal of human moon missions by 2024.

Maxar selects Deployable Space Systems to build solar arrays for Gateway’s Power and Propulsion Element

Maxar Technologies awarded a contract to Deployable Space Systems to manufacture flexible solar arrays for the lunar Gateway Power and Propulsion Element. SpaceNews.com

Maxar weaving components into new business ventures

Since Jan. 1, Maxar Technologies has revamped operations, installed new leadership and incorporated in the United States. Now, the company is exploring the intersections of its legacy business units as it looks for ways to expand its government and commercial product lines. SpaceNews.com

Maxar oceanographic data fuels SiriusXM Fish Mapper

Maxar Technologies will provide the oceanographic data and saltwater fishing recommendations for SiriusXM’s new Fish Mapping service announced Sept. 9 and available on Garmin International’s GXM 54 satellite weather receiver. SpaceNews.com

Maxar CEO predicts return to growth

After a difficult year that saw its stock price plummet and the future of its geostationary satellite business questioned, the head of Maxar Technologies says he’s optimistic about the future of both that satellite business and the overall company. SpaceNews.com
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Maxar Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Maxar founded?

    Maxar was founded in 1969.

  • Who are Maxar key executives?

    Maxar's key executives are Daniel Jablonsky, Biggs Porter and Walter Scott.

  • How many employees does Maxar have?

    Maxar has 6,100 employees.

  • What is Maxar revenue?

    Latest Maxar annual revenue is $2.1 b.

  • What is Maxar revenue per employee?

    Latest Maxar revenue per employee is $351 k.

  • Who are Maxar competitors?

    Competitors of Maxar include L3Harris Technologies, SSL and CubeSpace.

  • Where is Maxar headquarters?

    Maxar headquarters is located at 1300 W 120th Ave, Westminster.

  • Where are Maxar offices?

    Maxar has offices in Westminster, Herndon, Palo Alto, Richmond and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Maxar have?

    Maxar has 8 offices.