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Micro Focus is a global software company providing solutions for enterprise digital transformation. It specializes in the areas of enterprise DevOps, hybrid IT management, security, risk, and governance, and predictive analytics. The company develops, sells, and supports solutions for application delivery management, IT operations management, security, analytics and big data, information management and governance, as well as application modernization and connectivity.

TypePublic
Founded1976
HQWest Berkshire, GB
Websitemicrofocus.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureB+

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Employees (est.) (Apr 2020)11,900(-1%)
Job Openings1,535
Revenue (FY, 2019)$3.3 B(-29%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)£5.1(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Micro Focus

Stephen Murdoch

Stephen Murdoch

Chief Executive Officer
Paul Rodgers

Paul Rodgers

Chief Operating Officer
Tom Goguen

Tom Goguen

Chief Product Officer and General Manager, IT Operations Management Product Group
Brian McArthur-Muscroft

Brian McArthur-Muscroft

Chief Financial Officer & Director
Susan Ferguson

Susan Ferguson

Chief Human Resources Officer & SVP Business Operations
Raffi Margaliot

Raffi Margaliot

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Application Delivery Management Product Group
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Micro Focus Office Locations

Micro Focus has offices in West Berkshire, Belfast, Cambridge, Newbury and in 89 other locations
West Berkshire, GB (HQ)
The Lawn 22-30 Old Bath Rd
Belfast, GB
2-10 East Bridge St
Cambridge, GB
Cambridge Business Park Milton Road
Newbury, GB
Unit 1-4, Riverpark Industrial Estate, Ampere Rd
Deakin, AU
Equinox, Building 4, Level 2/70 Kent St
Melbourne, AU
Level 9/330 Collins St
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Micro Focus Financials and Metrics

Micro Focus Revenue

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Micro Focus's revenue was reported to be $3.35 b in FY, 2019 which is a 29.6% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (H1, 2020)

1.5b

Gross profit (H1, 2020)

1.1b

Gross profit margin (H1, 2020), %

75.7%

Net income (H1, 2020)

(1.0b)

EBIT (H1, 2020)

(906.7m)

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

1.7b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

5.1

Cash (30-Apr-2020)

808.1m

EV

6.0b
Micro Focus's current market capitalization is £1.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.2b1.4b4.8b3.3b

Revenue growth, %

49%11%244%(30%)

Cost of goods sold

230.2m237.2m1.3b789.9m

Gross profit

1.0b1.1b3.5b2.6b
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018H2, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

684.7m1.2b2.0b1.7b1.5b

Cost of goods sold

74.3m273.9m455.2m404.6m352.9m

Gross profit

610.4m960.6m1.5b1.3b1.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

89%78%77%76%76%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

667.2m151.0m620.9m355.7m

Accounts Receivable

244.3m263.6m1.0b835.5m

Inventories

93.0k64.0k204.0k100.0k

Current Assets

954.4m442.2m3.1b1.4b
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018H2, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

123.0m730.4m573.7m2.7b808.1m

Accounts Receivable

253.7m1.0b1.1b720.4m

Inventories

63.0k465.0k229.0k100.0k300.0k

Current Assets

405.3m2.0b1.9b3.6b1.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

214.7m248.2m1.0b783.0m

Inventories

28.0k29.0k35.0k

Accounts Payable

30.9m(33.3m)131.3m(114.8m)

Cash From Operating Activities

283.2m452.4m921.9m661.8m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018H2, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

124.8m214.9m629.0m392.6m401.5m

Inventories

30.0k(216.0k)20.0k100.0k(200.0k)

Accounts Payable

(50.1m)15.5m171.0m(80.9m)(102.6m)

Cash From Operating Activities

135.0m74.0m364.4m465.8m388.3m
USDFY, 2016

EV/EBIT

15.2 x

EV/CFO

15.8 x

Debt/Equity

1.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.9 x

P/E Ratio

20.7
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Micro Focus Operating Metrics

Micro Focus's Customers was reported to be 40 k in FY, 2019.
FY, 2015FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017Aug, 2017H1, 2018Feb, 2018H2, 2018FY, 2018Feb, 2019H1, 2019Aug, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020

Customers

20 k40 k40 k40 k40 k40 k40 k

Annual Contract Value

$148.2 m$174.8 m$88.8 m$220.1 m$101.6 m$139.2 m

Total Contract Value

$263.5 m$301.3 m$154 m$339.1 m$151.9 m$212.2 m

Countries

36394050494948
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Micro Focus Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ATAR LabsJuly 13, 2020
IntersetFebruary 15, 2019
CovertixSeptember 01, 2018
COBOL-ITDecember 19, 2017
GWAVAOctober 04, 2016
Hewlett Packard Enterprise SoftwareSeptember 08, 2016
Serena SoftwareMarch 22, 2016$540 m
AuthasasJuly 22, 2015
AttachmateSeptember 15, 2014$2.4 b
AccuRevDecember 01, 2013
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Micro Focus Revenue Breakdown

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Micro Focus revenue breakdown by business segment: 6.5% from Consulting, 23.8% from Licence, 61.3% from Maintenance and 8.3% from SaaS & Other Recurring

Micro Focus revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 6.6% from Germany, 6.2% from UK, 45.5% from USA and 41.7% from Other

Micro Focus Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Micro Focus Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Micro Focus Online and Social Media Presence

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Micro Focus Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    73/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    71/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    74/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    79/100

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Micro Focus News and Updates

Micro Focus partners with Spectral to deliver the first hybrid engine that finds, prioritizes and blocks costly coding mistakes

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectral, the developer-first cybersecurity company announced a partnership with Micro Focus, one of the world's largest enterprise software providers. Spectral integration to Micro Focus' Software Partner Program for Technology Alliance...

Jaguar Racing Welcomes Micro Focus As Official Technical Partner To Accelerate Performance On And Off Track

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Jaguar Racing today announced that it has partnered with one of the world's largest enterprise software providers, Micro Focus, ahead of the lights going green on season seven of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. Joining as the...

Micro Focus shares jump as software firm issues upbeat update

Shares in Micro Focus surged to their highest level since July this morning after the software firm said its full-year The post Micro Focus shares jump as software firm issues upbeat update appeared first on CityAM.

Micro Focus buys Istanbul-based ATAR Labs to expand its enterprise security services

UK enterprise software company Micro Focus has acquired the entirety of ATAR Labs, a Turkish cybersecurity company known for its security orchestration, automation, and response (SOAR) technology. Details of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 1976, the London-based company has made over a dozen…

Micro Focus shares drop as it swings to $1bn loss

The coronavirus pandemic has pushed Micro Focus to a $1.03bn loss, causing concerns for investors as tech businesses struggle through The post Micro Focus shares drop as it swings to $1bn loss appeared first on CityAM.

Micro Focus revenue drops 11 per cent as coronavirus disrupts new sales

Enterprise software company Micro Focus expects an 11 per cent drop in revenue for the first half of the year, The post Micro Focus revenue drops 11 per cent as coronavirus disrupts new sales appeared first on CityAM.
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Micro Focus Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Micro Focus founded?

    Micro Focus was founded in 1976.

  • Who are Micro Focus key executives?

    Micro Focus's key executives are Stephen Murdoch, Paul Rodgers and Tom Goguen.

  • How many employees does Micro Focus have?

    Micro Focus has 11,900 employees.

  • What is Micro Focus revenue?

    Latest Micro Focus annual revenue is $3.3 b.

  • What is Micro Focus revenue per employee?

    Latest Micro Focus revenue per employee is $281.4 k.

  • Who are Micro Focus competitors?

    Competitors of Micro Focus include Splunk, Pivotal and PTC.

  • Where is Micro Focus headquarters?

    Micro Focus headquarters is located at The Lawn 22-30 Old Bath Rd, West Berkshire.

  • Where are Micro Focus offices?

    Micro Focus has offices in West Berkshire, Belfast, Cambridge, Newbury and in 89 other locations.

  • How many offices does Micro Focus have?

    Micro Focus has 97 offices.