Roku is the creator of the most popular streaming software platform for delivering video, music and casual games to the TV. The Roku platform features huge collection of entertainment available for streaming. The Company’s products include Roku 4, Roku 3, Roku 2, Roku 1, Roku Streaming Stick and accessories, such as cables, remote controls, power adapters and headphones.

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TypePublic
HQLos Gatos, US
Founded2002
Size (employees)817 (est)-1%
Websiteroku.com
Roku was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Los Gatos, US
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Key People/Management at Roku

Anthony Wood

Anthony Wood

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Steve Louden

Steve Louden

CFO
Matthew Anderson

Matthew Anderson

Chief Marketing Officer
Ilya Asnis

Ilya Asnis

SVP, Roku OS
Scott de Haas

Scott de Haas

SVP, Product Engineering and Operations
Mark Goodwin

Mark Goodwin

SVP, Program Management
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Roku Office Locations

Roku has offices in Los Gatos, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and in 4 other locations
Los Gatos, US (HQ)
150 Winchester Cir
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Roku Financials and Metrics

Roku Revenue

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Roku's revenue was reported to be $398.65 m in FY, 2016 which is a 24.6% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q3, 2017)

124.8m

Gross profit (Q3, 2017)

49.9m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2017), %

40%

Net income (Q3, 2017)

(46.2m)

EBIT (Q3, 2017)

(7.9m)

Market capitalization (17-Jan-2019)

4.5b

Closing stock price (17-Jan-2019)

41.6

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

66.9m

EV

4.5b
Roku's current market capitalization is $4.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

319.9m398.6m

Revenue growth, %

25%

Cost of goods sold

230.1m277.6m

Gross profit

89.8m121.0m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017Q3, 2017

Revenue

89.1m124.8m

Cost of goods sold

63.0m74.9m

Gross profit

26.1m49.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

29%40%
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash

75.7m34.6m

Accounts Receivable

53.2m79.3m

Inventories

30.3m43.6m

Current Assets

164.9m165.2m
Quarterly
USDQ2, 2017Q3, 2017

Cash

70.2m66.9m

Accounts Receivable

56.3m84.8m

Inventories

27.1m35.5m

Current Assets

164.9m197.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(40.6m)(42.8m)(70.4m)

Depreciation and Amortization

2.6m5.3m3.9m

Inventories

(3.8m)(13.3m)8.1m

Accounts Payable

4.7m(2.8m)17.4m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2017

Net Income

(46.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

4.2m

Inventories

(19.7m)

Accounts Payable

13.1m
USDY, 2017

EV/EBIT

-570.3 x

EV/CFO

144.3 x

Revenue/Employee

162.6k

Debt/Equity

-0.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

-0.9 x
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Roku Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015Q3, 2017Dec, 2016FY, 2016Jun, 2017H1, 2017Sep, 2017

Active Accounts

9.18 m16.73 m13.38 m15 m15.10 m

Video Streamed, hours

3.20 b5.50 b3.78 b9.35 b7 b

Average Revenue per Paying User

$6.48 $12.68 $9.28

Movies and TV Shows

450 k500 k500 k
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Roku Revenue Breakdown

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Roku revenue breakdown by business segment: 26.3% from Platform and 73.7% from Player

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Roku Online and Social Media Presence

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Roku News and Updates

Roku to remove Infowars from its platform, stock extends gains

Shares of Roku Inc. hiked up 1.2% in morning trade Wednesday, adding to the previous session's 2.6% surge. The streaming platform said late Tuesday that it has decided to remove the controversial channel Infowars from its platform. "After the InfoWars channel became available, we heard from concern…

Roku Adds Then Quickly Removes Alex Jones Channel Following Outrage

Roku Adds Then Quickly Removes Alex Jones Channel Following Outrage

Roku deleted the InfoWars app following a flood of user complaints

Months after companies like Facebook and Apple deleted InfoWars apps and channels, Roku allowed an updated InfoWars app on its service.

Roku Ditches Alex Jones and InfoWars Following Intense Backlash

Roku initially defended the decision to carry the show but has now "determined that the channel should be removed from our platform"

Less than 24 hours after allowing it, Roku bans the Infowars channel

Over the course of 24 hours, the streaming service made an about-face. Yesterday, concerned cord-cutters expressed dismay about a new channel Roku allowed on its service: Infowars. This, of course, is the Alex Jones-controlled channel that has for years peddled conspiracy theories, such as that 9/1…

Roku defends allowing InfoWars channel in its store, says it doesn't violate company content policy

Months after being banned from some of the largest internet platforms, Alex Jones still has one major outlet he can depend on: Roku. Roku users are up in arms after discovering an official InfoWars channel on the Roku Channel Store this week. The revelation of an official InfoWars Roku Channel com…
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Roku Company Life and Culture

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Roku Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Roku founded?

    Roku was founded in 2002.

  • Who are Roku key executives?

    Roku's key executives are Anthony Wood, Steve Louden and Matthew Anderson.

  • How many employees does Roku have?

    Roku has 817 employees.

  • What is Roku revenue?

    Latest Roku annual revenue is $398.6 m.

  • What is Roku revenue per employee?

    Latest Roku revenue per employee is $487.9 k.

  • Who are Roku competitors?

    Competitors of Roku include TiVo, Electric Word and Bleacher Report.

  • Where is Roku headquarters?

    Roku headquarters is located at 150 Winchester Cir, Los Gatos.

  • Where are Roku offices?

    Roku has offices in Los Gatos, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Roku have?

    Roku has 9 offices.