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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 Ratings3.9
Culture scoreC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)1,650(+49%)
Job Openings96
Revenue (FY, 2016)$398.6 M(+25%)
Share Price (May 2020)$108.5 (-5%)

Key People/Management at Roku

Anthony Wood

Anthony Wood

Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board
Steve Louden

Steve Louden

CFO
Ravi Ahuja

Ravi Ahuja

Director
Matthew Anderson

Matthew Anderson

Chief Marketing Officer
Ilya Asnis

Ilya Asnis

Senior Vice President, Roku OS
Scott de Haas

Scott de Haas

Senior Vice President, Product Engineering and Operations
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Roku Office Locations

Roku has offices in Los Gatos, Austin, Chicago, New York and in 7 other locations
Los Gatos, US (HQ)
150 Winchester Cir
Austin, US
Austin, TX, USA
Chicago, US
Chicago, IL, USA
Los Gatos, US
Los Gatos, CA, USA
New York, US
New York, NY, 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 (22-May-2020)

14.4b

Closing stock price (22-May-2020)

108.5

Cash (30-Sept-2017)

66.9m

EV

14.3b
Roku's current market capitalization is $14.4 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

-1.8 k x

EV/CFO

459.7 x

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 $12 $9

Movies and TV Shows

450 k500 k500 k
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Roku Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
DataXuOctober 22, 2019$150 m

Roku Revenue Breakdown

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

Roku Online and Social Media Presence

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Roku Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    75/100

  • Compensation

    D+

    58/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    64/100

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Roku News and Updates

Roku Smart Soundbar Review: Great Sound, With a Roku Player Built In

This home theater upgrade comes with our favorite streaming player inside, and it makes movies and shows sound damn good.

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Roku, AMC, Tesla and more

Check out the companies making headlines after the bell.

Roku stock pops as company says it expects streaming hours grew 49% in Q1

Roku said Monday that it was withdrawing its full-year 2020 financial outlook due to economic uncertainties around the Covid-19 pandemic.

Roku says coronavirus is boosting streaming, stock shoots higher

Roku Inc. added more new users than expected as COVID-19 swept across the globe in the first quarter of 2020, and said the increases accelerated as Americans began sheltering-in-place in March.

How Roku and the CTV space could be impacted by the coronavirus

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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 Ravi Ahuja.

  • How many employees does Roku have?

    Roku has 1,650 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 $241.6 k.

  • Who are Roku competitors?

    Competitors of Roku include TiVo, NBC and FC Porto.

  • Where is Roku headquarters?

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

  • Where are Roku offices?

    Roku has offices in Los Gatos, Austin, Chicago, New York and in 7 other locations.

  • How many offices does Roku have?

    Roku has 12 offices.