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NetScout is a provider of business assurance, cyber security and business intelligence products. Its Adaptive Service Intelligence technology continuously monitors the service delivery environment to identify performance issues and provides insight into network-based security threats, helping teams quickly resolve issues that can cause business disruptions or impact user experience. The Company delivers unmatched service visibility and protects the digital infrastructure that supports the connected world.

TypePublic
Founded1984
HQWestford, US
Websitenetscout.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)3,019(+3%)
Job Openings9
Revenue (FY, 2019)$909.9 M(-7%)
Share Price (Dec 2019)$24.4 (+2%)

Key People/Management at NetScout

Anil Singhal

Anil Singhal

Co-Founder, President, CEO, Chairman of the Board
Michael Szabados

Michael Szabados

COO
Jean Bua

Jean Bua

CFO
John W. Downing

John W. Downing

Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales Operations
Daryle DeBalski

Daryle DeBalski

Senior Vice President, Research & Development and General Manager, Tools
Bruce Kelley

Bruce Kelley

Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
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NetScout Office Locations

NetScout has offices in Westford, Allen, American Fork, Ann Arbor and in 46 other locations
Westford, US (HQ)
310 Littleton Rd
Allen, US
915 Guardian Way
American Fork, US
1276 S 820 E #120
Ann Arbor, US
2727 S State St
Atlanta, US
2 Ravinia Dr NE #500
Austin, US
901 MoPac Expy
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NetScout Financials and Metrics

NetScout Revenue

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NetScout's revenue was reported to be $909.92 m in FY, 2019
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2020)

216.4m

Gross profit (Q2, 2020)

157.3m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2020), %

72.7%

Net income (Q2, 2020)

(17.5m)

EBIT (Q2, 2020)

(7.3m)

Market capitalization (6-Dec-2019)

1.8b

Closing stock price (6-Dec-2019)

24.4

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

245.1m

EV

2.1b
NetScout's current market capitalization is $1.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

308.7m350.6m396.6m453.7m955.4m1.2b986.8m909.9m

Revenue growth, %

14%111%22%(15%)

Cost of goods sold

65.7m74.0m84.5m94.6m328.4m346.1m271.9m254.1m

Gross profit

243.0m276.5m312.1m359.1m627.0m816.0m714.9m655.8m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Revenue

63.3m72.6m83.3m76.4m84.5m91.6m81.8m92.1m110.4m107.9m103.6m122.8m100.7m261.1m307.7m269.0m272.0m302.2m225.8m256.9m751.6m205.1m223.8m246.0m186.0m216.4m

Cost of goods sold

13.9m15.6m17.2m16.9m16.9m19.2m16.9m19.7m23.6m22.6m21.6m27.0m21.3m100.2m106.1m87.0m84.5m81.7m66.6m74.2m205.3m62.0m64.0m69.6m54.7m59.1m

Gross profit

49.4m57.0m66.1m59.5m67.6m72.4m64.9m72.4m86.8m85.3m82.0m95.9m79.4m160.9m201.6m181.9m187.5m220.5m159.2m182.6m546.2m143.1m159.8m176.4m131.3m157.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

78%79%79%78%80%79%79%79%79%79%79%78%79%62%66%68%69%73%71%71%73%70%71%72%71%73%
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

117.3m99.9m102.1m104.9m210.7m304.9m369.8m409.6m

Accounts Receivable

69.8m73.9m10.0m213.4m235.3m

Prepaid Expenses

6.2m9.0m33.5m35.7m

Inventories

8.0m7.6m12.6m12.1m58.0m34.8m26.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Cash

39.5m103.9m102.8m135.0m160.4m90.8m102.7m94.9m88.6m89.0m79.0m106.7m94.4m215.5m230.5m210.9m195.4m244.8m261.7m251.5m331.9m353.4m332.2m369.1m353.7m245.1m

Accounts Receivable

41.4m49.7m49.6m38.8m28.9m61.9m50.9m184.2m247.7m160.0m202.3m

Prepaid Expenses

4.8m4.5m5.7m5.6m6.6m9.5m7.2m27.4m27.0m31.6m31.2m

Inventories

9.6m9.0m9.4m7.5m8.3m7.4m10.9m10.7m11.1m11.0m14.5m10.3m12.7m71.1m63.4m29.0m31.0m28.9m26.5m26.2m
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

32.4m40.6m49.1m61.2m(28.4m)33.3m79.8m(73.3m)

Depreciation and Amortization

16.6m17.5m18.3m19.7m140.1m160.9m153.5m137.9m

Inventories

(892.0k)1.4m(6.8m)(499.0k)5.5m12.5m1.0m5.3m

Accounts Payable

(2.2m)(2.3m)1.5m1.4m2.3m405.0k(89.3m)(3.9m)
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2012Q2, 2012Q3, 2012Q1, 2013Q2, 2013Q3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Net Income

2.4m9.5m19.5m5.0m14.9m26.1m5.3m15.1m32.4m11.5m22.7m40.3m7.7m(246.0k)(24.8m)(9.0m)(10.3m)11.0m(24.2m)(2.5m)63.0m(62.5m)(88.9m)(92.5m)(29.3m)(46.8m)

Depreciation and Amortization

3.8m8.0m12.2m4.4m9.1m13.8m4.9m9.5m13.8m4.9m9.8m14.4m5.0m51.8m97.7m40.2m80.6m120.9m37.7m112.9m40.3m74.6m106.5m29.3m58.7m

Inventories

(666.0k)(1.9m)(2.3m)(56.0k)(905.0k)1.6m(5.2m)(4.9m)(5.3m)612.0k(2.9m)1.4m(1.8m)7.2m5.2m(3.7m)239.0k(2.5m)(4.7m)29.0m(1.2m)(138.0k)892.0k2.7m(1.2m)(2.5m)

Accounts Payable

(3.1m)(1.3m)(2.8m)914.0k1.3m(3.1m)2.0m(1.5m)(1.3m)(1.6m)(1.2m)(700.0k)(1.6m)(5.0m)13.7m4.9m4.4m2.4m(7.1m)30.1m(5.4m)(5.2m)(9.5m)582.0k(634.0k)10.1m
USDY, 2019

EV/EBIT

-287.7 x

EV/CFO

43.3 x

Financial Leverage

1.6 x
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NetScout Operating Metrics

NetScout's Backlog was reported to be $62.7m in FY, 2017. NetScout's Customers was reported to be 4 k in Mar, 2017.
FY, 2016Nov, 2016Mar, 2017FY, 2017

Backlog

$125.70 m$62.70 m

Customers

4 k4 k
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NetScout Revenue Breakdown

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NetScout revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 59.0% from United States, 17.7% from Europe, 9.0% from Asia and 14.3% from Rest of the World

NetScout Online and Social Media Presence

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NetScout Blogs

PropertyRoom.com Turns to NETSCOUT To Ensure Application and Service Performance on AWS Hybrid Cloud

PropertyRoom.com selected NETSCOUT Virtual nGeniusONE™ and vSTREAM™ and Amazon Virtual Private Cloud Ingress Routing Enhancements and Traffic Mirroring to control performance and security blind spots within and between its data centers and Amazon Web Services.

NETSCOUT Harnesses Amazon VPC Ingress Routing Enhancements for Smart Data Intelligence

NETSCOUT harnesses Amazon VPC Ingress Routing enhancements for real-time analysis for service and security assurance.

The Next Big DDoS Event Is Just Around the Corner. Or Is It?

It has been nearly two years since we entered the terabit attack era. When will the next big attack come, and what should we expect?

Innovation and Product Development Is Accelerating—On the Wrong Side

Business leaders are under intense pressure to innovate—if they’re not moving forward, they’re falling behind. So it’s not surprising to find that the engine of any successful businesses today is speed. Open, virtual, and agile are the name of the game. New processes are replacing the old, driving f…

Was Memcached a Turning Point?

In the era of Memcached and terabit attacks, we’re finally seeing a better focus on securing infrastructure, especially anything that is open to the internet. It’s about time.

Mirai’s Botnet Tsunami

The DDoS threat landscape changed forever when the source code for the Mirai IoT botnet was released. What’s changed, what can be done about it, and how can you protect your organization?
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NetScout Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was NetScout founded?

    NetScout was founded in 1984.

  • Who are NetScout key executives?

    NetScout's key executives are Anil Singhal, Michael Szabados and Jean Bua.

  • How many employees does NetScout have?

    NetScout has 3,019 employees.

  • What is NetScout revenue?

    Latest NetScout annual revenue is $909.9 m.

  • What is NetScout revenue per employee?

    Latest NetScout revenue per employee is $301.4 k.

  • Who are NetScout competitors?

    Competitors of NetScout include Viavi Solutions, Anritsu and Rapid7.

  • Where is NetScout headquarters?

    NetScout headquarters is located at 310 Littleton Rd, Westford.

  • Where are NetScout offices?

    NetScout has offices in Westford, Allen, American Fork, Ann Arbor and in 46 other locations.

  • How many offices does NetScout have?

    NetScout has 58 offices.