Nuance is a multinational computer software technology company, providing speech, imaging and keypad solutions for businesses, organizations and consumers worldwide. The Company's solutions are used every day by people and businesses for tasks and services, such as requesting account information from a phone-based self-service solution, dictating records, searching the mobile web by voice, entering a destination into a navigation system or working with PDF documents. 
Company Growth (employees)
Burlington, US
Size (employees)
13,200 (est)
Nuance was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Burlington, US

Key People/Management at Nuance

Paul  Ricci

Paul Ricci

Chairman & CEO
Vlad  Sejnoha

Vlad Sejnoha

Bruce  Bowden

Bruce Bowden

EVP, Corporate Strategy & Development
Bill  Robbins

Bill Robbins

EVP, Worldwide Sales
Robert  Weideman

Robert Weideman

EVO & General Manager, Enterprise Division

Nuance Office Locations

Nuance has offices in Burlington, Bengaluru, Aachen, Seattle and in 31 other locations
Burlington, US (HQ)
1 Wayside Road
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Nuance Financials and Metrics

Nuance Financials

Nuance's revenue was reported to be $1.9 b in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

1.9 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

(151 m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

52 m

Market capitalization (13-Dec-2017)

4.8 b

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

592.3 m


4.6 b
Nuance's current market capitalization is $4.8 b.
USDFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b1.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

766.6 m844.3 m829.9 m829.5 m1.9 b

Gross profit

1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


470 m475.7 m475.5 m474 m475.1 m477.9 m486.1 m478.7 m477.9 m487.7 m499.6 m486.2 m

Cost of goods sold

207.8 m210.4 m216.1 m210.4 m203.3 m204.7 m205.9 m205.5 m207.9 m212.4 m213.4 m216.2 m

Gross profit

262.2 m265.3 m259.4 m263.6 m271.8 m273.2 m280.2 m273.2 m270 m275.2 m286.2 m270 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


527 m516.6 m447.2 m1.1 b808.1 m547.2 m479.4 m481.6 m592.3 m

Accounts Receivable

(6.3 m)


105 m92 m76.8 m78.1 m88.3 m

Current Assets

1.4 b1.2 b1 b1 b1.3 b
USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017


734.7 m768.3 m846.9 m517.8 m474.7 m397.1 m506.7 m250.7 m559.1 m961.6 m625.6 m693.6 m

Current Assets

1.4 b1.4 b1.5 b1.2 b1.1 b966.2 m1 b767.6 m1 b1.6 b1.3 b1.3 b


3.4 b3.4 b3.4 b3.4 b3.4 b3.4 b3.4 b3.4 b3.4 b3.5 b3.5 b3.6 b

Total Assets

6 b6 b6.1 b5.8 b5.6 b5.6 b5.5 b5.3 b5.5 b6.2 b5.9 b5.9 b
    USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

    Net Income

    (115.2 m)(150.3 m)(115 m)(12.5 m)(151 m)

    Depreciation and Amortization

    63.6 m61 m63.6 m62.9 m64.9 m

    Accounts Receivable

    25.2 m(40 m)41.7 m25.5 m(6.3 m)


    88.3 m
    USDQ1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

    Net Income

    (55.4 m)(94.6 m)(148.9 m)(50.5 m)(64.6 m)(104 m)(12.1 m)(19.1 m)(30.9 m)(23.9 m)(57.7 m)(85.6 m)

    Depreciation and Amortization

    55.1 m109.4 m165.3 m57.2 m114 m171.9 m58.3 m115.8 m173.1 m58 m116.6 m175 m

    Accounts Receivable

    (6.5 m)6.5 m(4.7 m)7.2 m17 m51 m(3.9 m)22.1 m23.4 m(9.7 m)(1.4 m)28.1 m

    Accounts Payable

    (28 m)(32.1 m)(25 m)(2.6 m)1.9 m(14.6 m)(5.9 m)2.7 m25 m(21.2 m)(1 m)12.2 m
      USDY, 2017


      88.3 x


      12.1 x


      14.5 x


      146.9 k


      0.2 x


      0.1 x

      Financial Leverage

      3.1 x
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      Nuance Operating Metrics

      FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

      Patents Pending

      1 k1 k900

      Patents Issued

      3.3 k3.6 k3.65 k
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      Nuance Market Value History

      Nuance Revenue Breakdown

      Nuance's Web-traffic and Trends

      Nuance Online and Social Media Presence

      Nuance News and Updates

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      Nvidia and Nuance team up on AI for radiology

      Nvidia and Nuance announced a partnership today that’s aimed at helping health care institutions tap into artificial intelligence. The Nuance AI Marketplace for Diagnostic Imaging is, as the name suggests, designed as a hub where medical professionals can pick up new tools for analyzing the results …

      Philips, Nuance to apply AI to imaging workflows

      The two companies will offer radiologists access to various tools – for risk stratification, improved report structure, faster turnaround times – to help clinicans make better decisions about the next steps in the care process.

      House Committee wants Nuance to share lessons from NotPetya Attack

      Energy and Commerce Chairman Rep. Greg Walden is hoping Nuance’s experience falling victim to the global cyberattack in June can provide valuable insights for other organizations.

      What are the barriers to productivity for mobile workers, and can they be overcome?

      Mark Geremia, Vice President and General Manager for Dragon Professional and Consumer, Nuance Communications, thinks a speech-based solution addresses many frustrations.
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