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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.
TypePublic
Founded2002
HQLos Gatos, US
Websiteroku.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)817
Job Openings157
Revenue (FY, 2016)$398.6 M(+25%)
Share Price (Mar 2019)$63.6 (+2%)

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, Los Angeles, Chicago, Cambridge and in 4 other locations
Los Gatos, US (HQ)
150 Winchester Cir
Austin, US
Austin, TX, USA
Cambridge, US
Cambridge, MA, USA
Chicago, US
Chicago, IL, USA
Los Angeles, US
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Los Gatos, US
Los Gatos, CA, USA
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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 (18-Mar-2019)

7.0b

Closing stock price (18-Mar-2019)

63.6

Cash (30-Sep-2017)

66.9m

EV

7.0b
Roku's current market capitalization is $7 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

-881.1 x

EV/CFO

222.9 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 gets hit with a 'sell' as analyst says it's 'difficult to justify the valuation' after 131% surge this year (ROKU)

Roku shares dropped 14% Wednesday after receiving a "sell" rating from Loop Capital. Loop said the stock was difficult to justify at these valuations. Shares were still up more than 100% this year, on the back of strong growth in active accounts. Watch Roku trade live. Shares of Roku were dow…

Roku plunges the most in over a year on concern of competitive threat from Disney, AT&T and others

Macquarie analysts said they fear Roku will struggle amid mounting competition from bigger media companies.

Roku stock plunges more than 10% after huge run-up to start 2019

Roku Inc. shares dropped more than 10% in Wednesday trading, turning around after more than doubling to kick off 2019. Roku stock sold for as low as $61.14 through 1 p.m. Eastern time Wednesday, 13.5% lower than Tuesday's closing price. Shares declined more than 4% Tuesday after closing higher than…

How to add channels to your Roku device in three ways

Adding channels to a Roku streaming device is quick and easy. You can added channels from the Roku app, online channel store, or from the Roku device itself. Free and paid channels can be added the same way. Paid channels just require an additional step (paying). Adding a new channel to a Roku st…

Apple reportedly nears Roku player and TV deal for AirPlay 2

Apple and one of its biggest rivals in the TV space are apparently close to a deal to bring iOS videos and audio to televisions and competing media players.

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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, Blitz Esports 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, Los Angeles, Chicago, Cambridge and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Roku have?

    Roku has 9 offices.