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Motorola Solutions is a data communications and telecommunications equipment provider. The company operates in two segments: Products and Systems Integration and Software and Services. The Products and Systems Integration segment provides devices, including land mobile radio handsets, infrastructure, and accessories, as well as video security devices and infrastructure. The segment also includes the implementation and integration of such systems, devices, and applications. The Software and Services segment provides public safety and enterprise command center software suite, unified communications applications, and video software solutions, as well as monitoring, software updates, and cybersecurity services.
TypePublic
Founded1928
HQChicago, US
Websitemotorolasolutions.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)17,000
Job Openings896
Revenue (FY, 2019)$7.9 B(+8%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)$172.1
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Motorola Solutions

Greg Brown

Greg Brown

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Jason Winkler

Jason Winkler

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Mark Hacker

Mark Hacker

Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Administrative Officer
Kelly Mark

Kelly Mark

Executive Vice President, Software & Services
Jack Molloy

Jack Molloy

Executive Vice President, Products & Sales
Rajan Naik

Rajan Naik

Senior Vice President, Strategy & Ventures
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Motorola Solutions Office Locations

Motorola Solutions has offices in Chicago, Vicente López, Burwood East, Jardim Panorama do Oeste and in 32 other locations
Chicago, US (HQ)
Heller International Building, 500 W Monroe St #4400
Vicente López, AR
1855 Av. del Libertador
Burwood East, AU
10 Wesley Ct
Jardim Panorama do Oeste, BR
8º andar 4800 Av. Magalhães de Castro
Markham, CA
8133 Warden Ave
Santiago, CL
Edificio Torre del Parque Arauco II - Cerro Colorado 5240, Piso 10
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Motorola Solutions Financials and Metrics

Motorola Solutions Revenue

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Motorola Solutions's revenue was reported to be $7.89 b in FY, 2019 which is a 7.4% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2020)

1.9b

Gross profit (Q3, 2020)

909.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2020), %

48.7%

Net income (Q3, 2020)

206.0m

EBIT (Q3, 2020)

352.0m

Market capitalization (26-Nov-2020)

29.2b

Closing stock price (26-Nov-2020)

172.1

Cash (26-Sept-2020)

1.0b

EV

33.9b
Motorola Solutions's current market capitalization is $29.2 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

6.4b7.3b7.9b

Revenue growth, %

6%15%7%

Cost of goods sold

3.4b3.9b4.0b

Gross profit

3.0b3.5b3.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

1.5b1.8b1.9b1.7b1.9b2.0b1.7b1.6b1.9b

Cost of goods sold

799.0m938.0m961.0m884.0m929.0m987.0m868.0m852.0m959.0m

Gross profit

669.0m822.0m901.0m773.0m931.0m1.0b787.0m766.0m909.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

46%47%48%47%50%51%48%47%49%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.3b1.3b1.0b

Accounts Receivable

1.5b1.3b1.4b

Inventories

327.0m356.0m447.0m

Current Assets

4.0b4.3b4.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

858.0m941.0m851.0m897.0m964.0m1.1b1.7b1.3b1.0b

Accounts Receivable

1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.1b1.1b1.2b

Inventories

441.0m391.0m367.0m425.0m424.0m460.0m442.0m449.0m489.0m

Current Assets

3.6b3.6b3.7b3.7b3.8b4.2b4.5b4.1b4.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(151.0m)969.0m871.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

343.0m360.0m394.0m

Inventories

(46.0m)71.0m(74.0m)

Accounts Payable

160.0m271.0m198.0m
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

13.9 x

EV/CFO

13.3 x

EV/FCF

15.9 x

Revenue/Employee

425.3k

Debt/Equity

-2.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

-4.8 x

P/E Ratio

(94.6)
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Motorola Solutions Operating Metrics

Motorola Solutions's Backlog was reported to be $11.3b in FY, 2019.
FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019

Backlog

$6.48 b$8.30 b$8.20 b$8.10 b$8.37 b$8.50 b$8.50 b$8.90 b$9.61 b$9.60 b$9.40 b$9.50 b$10.60 b$10.40 b$10.90 b$11 b$11.30 b

Backlog (Products and Systems Integration)

$3.10 b$3.30 b$3.20 b$3 b$3.10 b$3.20 b$3.16 b

Backlog (Services and Software)

$6.30 b$6.20 b$7.40 b$7.40 b$7.80 b$7.80 b$8.10 b

Backlog (Products)

$1.51 b$1.60 b$1.80 b$1.90 b$1.70 b
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Motorola Solutions Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CallyoAugust 28, 2020$61 m
Pelco IncJuly 31, 2020$108 m
IndigoVision plcJune 16, 2020$35 m
WatchGuard IncJuly 11, 2019$250 m
Avtec IncMarch 11, 2019$136 m
VaaS International HoldingsJanuary 07, 2019$231 m
Avigilon CorporationMarch 28, 2018$974 m
Plant Holdings IncMarch 07, 2018$237 m
Kodiak NetworksAugust 28, 2017$225 m
Spillman TechnologiesNovember 10, 2016$221 m
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Motorola Solutions Revenue Breakdown

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Motorola Solutions revenue breakdown by business segment: 32.4% from Software and Services and 67.6% from Products and Systems Integration

Motorola Solutions revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.8% from United Kingdom, 63.5% from United States and 27.8% from Other

Motorola Solutions Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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Motorola Solutions Online and Social Media Presence

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Motorola Solutions Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    72/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    67/100

  • Compensation

    B

    79/100

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Motorola Solutions Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Motorola Solutions founded?

    Motorola Solutions was founded in 1928.

  • Who are Motorola Solutions key executives?

    Motorola Solutions's key executives are Greg Brown, Jason Winkler and Mark Hacker.

  • How many employees does Motorola Solutions have?

    Motorola Solutions has 17,000 employees.

  • What is Motorola Solutions revenue?

    Latest Motorola Solutions annual revenue is $7.9 b.

  • What is Motorola Solutions revenue per employee?

    Latest Motorola Solutions revenue per employee is $463.9 k.

  • Who are Motorola Solutions competitors?

    Competitors of Motorola Solutions include West Corporation, Genetec and Hanwha Group.

  • Where is Motorola Solutions headquarters?

    Motorola Solutions headquarters is located at Heller International Building, 500 W Monroe St #4400, Chicago.

  • Where are Motorola Solutions offices?

    Motorola Solutions has offices in Chicago, Vicente López, Burwood East, Jardim Panorama do Oeste and in 32 other locations.

  • How many offices does Motorola Solutions have?

    Motorola Solutions has 36 offices.