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NeoPhotonics is a company which provides optoelectronic products that transmit, receive and switch high speed digital optical signals for communications networks. It offers a range of products, including transceivers, tunable lasers, high bandwidth receivers, optical semiconductors, photonic integrated circuits. The Company's solutions are used for telecom, data center, and content provider networks and applications.
TypePublic
Founded1996
HQSan Jose, US
Websiteneophotonics.com
Employee Ratings2.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)1,769
Job Openings7
Revenue (FY, 2019)$356.8 M(+11%)
Share Price (Sept 2020)$6.3
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at NeoPhotonics

Charles J. Abbe

Charles J. Abbe

Lead Director
G. Ferris Lipscomb

G. Ferris Lipscomb

Vice President of Marketing
Yanbing Li

Yanbing Li

Director
Raymond Cheung

Raymond Cheung

Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
Rajiv Ramaswami

Rajiv Ramaswami

Director
Winston Way

Winston Way

Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
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NeoPhotonics Office Locations

NeoPhotonics has offices in San Jose, Shenzhen, Wuhan Shi, Hachioji and in 1 other location
San Jose, US (HQ)
2911 Zanker Rd
San Jose, US
3081 Zanker Rd
Shenzhen, CN
No.8, 12th South Keji Rd., South Hi-Tech Industry Park Shenzhen
Wuhan Shi, CN
B15 Bldg, B District, Optics Valley Software Park, No.1, Guanshan Avenue, Eastlake Hi-Tech Development Zone
Hachioji, JP
550-10 Higashiasakawa-machi
Moscow, RU
Shodnenskaya str., 56
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NeoPhotonics Financials and Metrics

NeoPhotonics Revenue

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NeoPhotonics's revenue was reported to be $356.80 m in FY, 2019
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Revenue (Q2, 2020)

103.2m

Gross profit (Q2, 2020)

33.5m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2020), %

32.5%

Net income (Q2, 2020)

5.7m

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

6.6m

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2020)

311.8m

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2020)

6.3

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

94.5m

EV

269.0m
NeoPhotonics's current market capitalization is $311.8 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

411.4m292.9m322.5m356.8m

Revenue growth, %

21%(29%)10%

Cost of goods sold

294.3m231.4m256.4m268.0m

Gross profit

117.1m61.5m66.2m88.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

99.1m99.1m103.3m71.7m73.2m71.1m68.6m81.1m81.7m79.4m81.7m92.4m97.4m103.2m

Cost of goods sold

68.0m71.6m75.9m53.2m56.4m60.6m59.4m65.6m62.8m63.6m66.0m66.2m67.7m69.7m

Gross profit

31.1m27.5m27.4m18.5m16.8m10.5m9.2m15.5m18.9m15.7m15.7m26.2m29.7m33.5m

Gross profit Margin, %

31%28%27%26%23%15%13%19%23%20%19%28%31%32%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

82.5m78.9m58.2m70.5m

Accounts Receivable

80.6m67.2m74.8m68.9m

Prepaid Expenses

22.4m36.2m26.6m25.9m

Inventories

48.2m67.3m52.2m46.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

62.7m82.5m71.6m81.7m73.7m58.5m71.9m48.4m52.1m59.8m55.1m61.4m90.9m94.5m

Accounts Receivable

87.2m86.9m95.7m70.9m56.5m67.0m68.2m77.3m66.6m65.2m59.6m65.2m61.7m61.2m

Prepaid Expenses

15.0m13.4m14.9m26.8m36.8m34.6m32.3m30.2m28.7m24.0m23.4m23.9m26.2m29.3m

Inventories

62.5m61.5m60.2m69.2m81.3m82.8m69.0m60.9m57.1m53.6m48.8m48.7m46.1m50.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(205.0k)(53.3m)(43.6m)(17.1m)

Depreciation and Amortization

22.4m28.4m31.1m30.8m

Inventories

(1.3m)(22.3m)7.4m(2.9m)

Accounts Payable

23.1m(10.9m)(1.4m)(41.0k)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Net Income

2.3m5.0m(2.2m)(11.5m)(20.9m)(39.0m)(18.2m)(28.8m)(36.9m)(14.1m)(21.4m)(19.1m)6.3m12.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

5.5m11.1m16.9m6.2m13.3m20.6m8.0m15.9m23.6m8.9m16.9m24.0m6.7m13.3m

Inventories

3.0m1.9m4.5m(19.3m)(32.3m)(36.5m)(1.7m)4.2m5.5m(1.7m)(2.1m)(4.0m)(2.7m)(7.9m)

Accounts Payable

3.2m8.2m12.6m(3.9m)2.5m(9.4m)(2.2m)94.0k(5.0m)(1.2m)(6.9m)(1.1m)523.0k3.7m
USDQ1, 2016

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
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NeoPhotonics Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Patents Issued

650 600 541
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NeoPhotonics Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Santur CorporationSeptember 29, 2011
LightconnectJune 19, 2006
Photon TechnologyMarch 03, 2004
Lightwave Microsystems CorporationMarch 04, 2003
NeoPhotonics (China) Co., Ltd.
NeoPhotonics Corporation Limited
NeoPhotonics Corporation, LLC
NeoPhotonics Dongguan Co., Ltd.
NeoPhotonics Laser Devices, Inc.
NeoPhotonics Semiconductor, Godo Kaisha
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NeoPhotonics Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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NeoPhotonics Revenue Breakdown

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NeoPhotonics revenue breakdown by business segment: 14.5% from Network Products and Solutions and 85.5% from High Speed Products

NeoPhotonics revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 20.0% from Rest of World, 58.1% from China and 22.0% from Americas

NeoPhotonics Online and Social Media Presence

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NeoPhotonics News and Updates

NeoPhotonics Podcasts Discuss Trends in Optical Communication Technologies

SAN JOSE, Calif. --( )--Jun. 1, 2020-- NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE: NPTN), a leading developer manufacturer of silicon photonics and advanced hybrid photonic integrated circuit-based lasers, modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today announced that i…

NeoPhotonics Reaffirms Second Quarter 2020 Guidance Following Recent U.S. Department of Commerce Announcements

SAN JOSE, Calif. --( )--May 26, 2020-- NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE: NPTN), a leading developer and manufacturer of silicon photonics and advanced hybrid photonic integrated circuit-based lasers, modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today issued a sta…

NeoPhotonics Appoints Barbara Rogan as Senior Vice President and General Counsel

SAN JOSE, Calif.--( )--Mar. 30, 2020-- NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE: NPTN), a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced hybrid photonic integrated circuit based modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today announced the appointment of Barbara Rogan …

NeoPhotonics Announces General Availability of 30-40 mW CW Laser Sources for Silicon Photonics Based 400G Data Center Transceivers

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NeoPhotonics Corporation (NYSE: NPTN), a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced hybrid photonic integrated circuit based modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high speed communications networks, today announced general...

NeoPhotonics Announces Shipment of 53 Gbaud Linear Driver ICs for Silicon Photonics Based Modulators for 400G Data Center Applications

Limited Availability of Low Power, Compact, Single and Quad GaAs Drivers for Silicon Photonics Modulators for 100G per Wavelength DR1 and DR4 Transceivers.read more

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NeoPhotonics Blogs

Use Cases for CFP2-DCO

There are many form factors being used for coherent optics, depending on power consumption, technology, performance and cost.  These range from line cards, which are optimized for maximum performance at the expense of density, power consumption and cost, to the recent 400GZR form factors (OSFP, QSFP…

Test and Measurement Solutions

NeoPhotonics manufactures variety of complex modules that integrate fiber optic components to monitor or to adjust the optical power of an incoming signal. These components must be small, accurate and must have a minimum impact on the continuity of the optical transmission. We offer these same compo…

5G Wireless Solutions

The advent of 5G wireless makes the Internet of Things and ubiquitous connectivity the reality for tomorrow. This has been the driving force behind many of the network innovations for decades. Today’s networks, both mobile and fixed, can deliver meaningful bandwidths of 20-50Mb/s to the end user, wh…

Silicon Photonics Solutions

In recent years, silicon photonics has emerged as an enabling technology for a large number of high capacity intra- and inter-data center optical interconnections (DCI), as well as for telecom optical networks. Powered by one or more Indium Phosphide-based lasers, a silicon photonics integrated circ…

Coherent 3D Sensing Solutions

Coherent 3D Sensing Solutions 3D sensing enables machines to understand and interact with real-world environments by digitizing features and objects in their environment with the smallest details. With the help of automation and machine learning, 3D sensing is transforming key industries such as aut…

Anatomy of a Coherent Lidar Transceiver

Today’s Lidar technology landscape may seem fragmented and confusing, given the terminology used to describe the technology and its performance. However, when viewed as an optical transceiver, Lidar technology evolution shows a strong similarity to pluggable fiber-optic transceiver evolution. This c…
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NeoPhotonics Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was NeoPhotonics founded?

    NeoPhotonics was founded in 1996.

  • Who are NeoPhotonics key executives?

    NeoPhotonics's key executives are Charles J. Abbe, G. Ferris Lipscomb and Yanbing Li.

  • How many employees does NeoPhotonics have?

    NeoPhotonics has 1,769 employees.

  • What is NeoPhotonics revenue?

    Latest NeoPhotonics annual revenue is $356.8 m.

  • What is NeoPhotonics revenue per employee?

    Latest NeoPhotonics revenue per employee is $201.7 k.

  • Who are NeoPhotonics competitors?

    Competitors of NeoPhotonics include Acacia Communications, Lumentum and Finisar.

  • Where is NeoPhotonics headquarters?

    NeoPhotonics headquarters is located at 2911 Zanker Rd, San Jose.

  • Where are NeoPhotonics offices?

    NeoPhotonics has offices in San Jose, Shenzhen, Wuhan Shi, Hachioji and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does NeoPhotonics have?

    NeoPhotonics has 6 offices.